11 nov 02 | Women.Born.Today

Rheta Childe Dorr (02 nov 1868 – 08 aug 1948 | Omaha NE – Bucks County PA) author, journalist, social worker, political activist, suffragist newspaper editor

Jessie Daniel Ames (02 nov 1883 – 21 feb 1972 | Palestine TX – Austin TX) suffragist, civil / social rights / anti-lynching activist

Constance Mabel Winchell (02 nov 1896 – 23 may 1983 | Northampton MA – New Paltz NY) Columbia University reference librarian, published Guide to Reference Books (7th and 8th eds.) aka The Winchell

Rosemary Radford Ruether (02 nov 1936 – St Paul MN) author, feminist scholar, Catholic theologian, advocate for women’s ordination

Ruth Falcon (02 nov 1942 – US) American operatic soprano

Shere Hite (02 nov 1942 – St Joseph MO) American-born German author, feminist, sex educator, née Shirley Diana Gregory

Michelle Carla Cliff (02 nov 1946 – 12 jun 2016 | Kingston, Jamaica – Santa Cruz CA) Jamaican-American poet, editor, novelist, teacher

Alexandra Eldridge (02 nov 1948 – Mountainside NJ) mixed-media artist

Lois Joy McMaster Bujold (02 nov 1949 – Columbus OH) serial science fiction / fantasy novelist

Patty Wetterling (02 nov 1949 – Omaha NE) political activist, community organizer, children’s safety advocate, son abducted 25+ years ago

Wendy Lill (02 nov 1950 – Vancouver, British Columbia) playwright, screenwriter, radio dramatist, former member Canadian Parliament

Annie Laurie Gaylor (02 nov 1955 – Madison WI) editor, author, co-founder / co-president Freedom From Religion Foundation

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