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Mary Anna Morrison Jackson (21 jul 1831 – 24 mar 1915 | Lincoln NC – Charlotte NC) author, memoirist, military / political wife, aka Widow of the Confederacy

Henrietta Maria Morse Chamberlain King (21 jul 1832 – 31 mar 1925 | Boonville MO – Kingsville TX) Texas rancher, philanthropist, public school builder

Mary Foote Henderson (21 jul 1842 – 16 jul 1931 | Seneca Falls NY – Bar Harbor ME) author, suffragist, art collector, social activist, community developer, temperance leader

Myra Horner Camden Atkinson (21 jul 1844 – 13 apr 1925 | Lumberport WV – Clarksburg WV) First Lady of Virginia, genealogist / family historian

Blanche Willis Howard von Teuffel (21 jul 1847 – 07 oct 1898 | Bangor ME – Munich, Germany) pianist, novelist

Anna Adams Gordon (21 jul 1853 – 15 jun 1931 | Boston MA – Castile NY) author, editor, songwriter, social activist, WCTU temperance leader

Louise Blanchard Bethune (21 jul 1856 -18 dec 1913 | Waterloo NY – Buffalo NY) first known US professional female architect

Frances Clara Folsom Cleveland Preston (21 jul 1864 – 29 oct 1947 | Buffalo NY – Baltimore MD) social activist, youngest-ever US Presidential First Lady, only First Lady married in White House, only First Lady with two non-consecutive terms

Florence [Daisy] Jaffray Harriman (21 jul 1870 – 31 aug 1967 | New York NY – Washington DC) diplomat, socialist, suffragist, memoirist, non-fiction author, social reformer / organizer

Agnes Baldwin Alexander (21 jul 1875 – 01 jan 1971 | Hawaii – Honolulu HI) author, Bahá’i leader

Diana Rubin Trilling (21 jul 1905 – 23 oct 1996 | New York NY – New York NY) author, literary critic, New York Intellectual

Georgia Anne Jinkinson Bonesteel (21 jul 1936 – Sioux City IA) author, quilter, quilting teacher, lap-quilter innovator, public television quilting show host

Janet Wood Reno (21 jul 1938 – 07 nov 2016 | Miami FL – Miami FL) lawyer, social / cultural activist, first female / second-longest serving US Attorney General

Tess Gallagher (21 jul 1943 –Port Angeles WA) poet, author, essayist, playwright

Julie Gilbert (21 jul 1946 – New York NY) writer, actress, teacher, novelist, playwright, biographer

Patricia Duncklee Craig (21 jul 1947 – Long Island NY) operatic soprano, voice teacher

Christina Hart (21 jul 1949 – Lock Haven PA) actress, writer, film director / producer

Roberta Beach Jacobson (21 jul 1952 – Worcester MA) writer, humorist, ezine editor, journalist

Patsy Lynch (21 jul 1952 – Washington DC) photographer, documents LGBT civil rights advocacy

Kathy Tyers Moore Gillin  (21 jul 1952 – Long Beach CA) harpist, flautist, novelist, teacher, Christian writer

Linda Gray Sexton (21 jul 1953 – Newton MA) editor, author, novelist, memoirist, literary family member

Susan Charlotte (21 jul 1954 – New York NY) author, playwright, screenwriter

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