09 sep 27 | Women.Born.Today

Martha [Patsy] Jefferson Randolph (27 sep 1772 – 10 oct 1836 | Monticello, Virginia, British America – Albemarle County VA) US Presidential daughter, Acting US First Lady, inherited Monticello from father Thomas Jefferson

Anna McNeill Whistler (27 sep 1804 – 03 jan 1881 | Wilmington NC – Hastings UK) folk figure, artist’s model, letter correspondent, aka Whistler’s Mother

Lucretia Maria Davidson (27 sep 1808 – 27 aug 1825 | Plattsburgh NY – Plattsburgh NY) poet

Annie Aubertine Woodward Moore (27 sep 1841 – 23 sep 1929) author, music critic, professor, translator, short story writer

Corinne Roosevelt Robinson (27 sep 1861 – 17 feb 1933 | New York NY – New York NY) poet, author, lecturer, public speaker, political family member

Myrtle Reed (27 sep 1874 – 17 aug 1911 | Chicago IL – Chicago IL) poet, author, journalist, philanthropist

Emily Dunning Barringer (27 sep 1876 – 08 apr 1961 | Scarsdale NY – New Canaan CT) autobiographical author, first female ambulance surgeon / surgical resident

Wilhemina [Minnie] Vautrin (27 sep 1886 – 14 may 1941 | Secor IL – Indianapolis IN) teacher, missionary, Nanking Massacre heroine

Margaret Iris Duley (27 sep 1894 – 22 mar 1968 | St John’s, Newfoundland – St John’s, Newfoundland) columnist, suffragist, Newfoundland’s first novelist, WWI / WWII women’s aid worker, Red Cross publications officer

Zsofia [Jennie] Matyas (27 sep 1895 – 26 jan 1988 | Hungarian Transylvania – San Francisco CA) author, educator, suffragist, labor organizer

Clementine Paddleford (27 sep 1898 – 13 nov 1967 | Stockdale KS – New York NY) author, editor, journalist, food columnist

Catherine Sarah Wood Marshall Le Sourd (27 sep 1914 – 18 mar 1983 | Johnson City TN – Boynton Beach FL) inspirational fiction / nonfiction author

Yvonne Wood (27 sep 1914 – 14 jan 1999 | Los Angeles CA – Solvang CA) costume designer

Virginia Carol Arndt (27 sep 1919 – 23 oct 1980) editor, journalist, Army Times women’s editor

Jayne Meadows (27 sep 1919 – 26 apr 2015 | Wuchang, China – Encino  CA) author, lecturer, tv / stage / film actress

Muriel Roberta Latow (27 sep 1931 – 04 feb 1973 | Springfield MA – Oxford UK) art expert, erotic author, gallery owner, interior designer, Pop Art participant

Marcia Neugebauer (27 sep 1932 – New York NY) geophysicist, space physics specialist, solar wind / comets interaction expert

Carol Lynn Wright Pearson (27 sep 1939 – Salt Lake City UT) poet, author, Mormon, playwright, memoirist, screenwriter

Anna Burger (27 sep 1950 – Levittown PA) economist, economic consultant, Chair of Change to Win labor organization

Deanna Oliver (27 sep 1952 – Spokane WA) teacher, theatre director, film producer, voice actress, animation film writer

Sarmite Drosma [Sam] Bulte (27 sep 1953 – Hamilton, Ontario) Latvian-Canadian lawyer, politician, social activist, women’s entrepreneur advocate

Linda Heather Watts (27 sep 1953 – Long Beach CA) New York City Ballet principal ballerina, director of New York State Summer School of the Arts

Robin Jill Bernheim Burger (27 sep 1956 – Woodland Hills CA) tv writer, producer, story editor, creative consultant

Anne-Marie Slaughter (27 sep 1958 – Charlottesville VA) author, political scientist, international lawyer, foreign policy analyst, public commentator

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