05 may 06

Elizabeth Drew Barstow Stoddard (06 may 1823 – 01 aug 1902 | Mattapoisett MA – Manhattan NY) poet, novelist

Phebe Ann Coffin Hanaford (06 may 1829 – 02 jun 1921 | Siasconset MA – Rochester NY) poet, author, minister, suffragist, Universalist

Estelle Emma Skidmore Doremus (06 may 1830 – 21 may 1905 | New York NY – Brooklyn NY) patron of arts, DAR regent / charter member, leading member of Americans in Paris during Second French Empire

Mary Clemmer Ames (06 may 1831 – 18 aug 1884 | Utica NY – Washington DC) poet, author, journalist

Annetta Seabury Dresser (06 may 1844 – 10 may 1893 | Boston MA – Boston MA) pioneering New Thought practitioner

Laura Joyce Bell (06 may 1854 – 30 may 1904 | London UK – New York NY) actress, light opera contralto singer

Anna Head (06 may 1857 – 25 dec 1932 | Boston MA – Oakland CA) pioneering educator, founder / director school for girls

Ann Haven Morgan (06 may 1882 –05 jun 1966 | Waterford CT – South Hadley MA) author, ecologist, zoologist

Lillian Craig Harris (06 may 1913 – 15 apr 1998 | US – US) author, Army officer, original WACs member / executive officer

Marguerite Clair Lucille Luft Piazza (06 may 1920 – 02 aug 2012 | New Orleans LA – Memphis TN) operatic soprano, entertainer, philanthropist

Patricia Kennedy Lawford (06 may 1924 – 17 sep 2006 | Brookline MA – Manhattan NY) author, socialite, political figure, addictions activist, National Committee of Literary Arts founder

Mary Ellen Avery (06 may 1927 – 04 dec 2011 | Camden NJ – West Orange NJ) author, pioneering pediatrician, infants’ disease researcher

Gladys Nilsson (06 may 1940 – Chicago IL) painter, one of original Chicago Imagists

Martha Craven Nussbaum (06 may 1947 – New York NY) author, ethicist, feminist, philosopher

Olga Broumas (06 may 1949 – Hermoupolis, Greek) Greek-American poet

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