11 nov 12 | Women.Born.Today

Margaret Cochran Corbin (12 nov 1751 – 16 jan 1800 | Chambersburg PA – Highland Falls NY) aka Captain Molly, American Revolutionary War heroic vivandière, first-ever female US veteran disability pensioner

Letitia Christian Tyler (12 nov 1790 – 10 sep 1842 | near Richmond VA – Washington DC) US Presidential First Lady

Elizabeth Cady Stanton (12 nov 1815 – 26 oct 1902 | Johnstown NY – New York NY) author, essayist, speaker, abolitionist, social activist / reformer, women’s rights activist / leader

Malvina Sarah Waring Blackburn (12 nov 1842 – 1930 | Newberry SC – Platteville WI) serial novelist

Anne Parrish (12 nov 1888 – 05 sep 1957 | Colorado Springs CO – Danbury CT) novelist, children’s book author

Louise Thaden (12 nov 1905 – 09 nov 1979 | Bentonville AR – High Point NC) writer, feminist, memoirist, aviation pioneer

Dahlov Zorach Ipcar (12 nov 1917 – Windsor VT) artist, painter, author, sculptor, muralist, children’s book writer / illustrator

Charlotte Matilda MacLeod (12 nov 1922 – 14 jan 2005 | Bath, New Brunswick – Lewiston ME) mystery fiction writer

Agnes Nanogak Goose (12 nov 1925 – 05 may 2005 | Baillie Island, Northwest Territories – Holman [Ulukhaktok], Northwest Territories) Inuit-Canadian graphic artist

Marjorie Weinman Sharmat (12 nov 1928 – Portland ME) children’s / young adult author, pen name: Wendy Andrews

Grace Kelly (12 nov 1929 – 14 sep 1982 | Philadelphia PA – Monte Carlo, Monaco) actress, social / fashion icon, Princess of Monaco

Lucia Brown Berlin (12 nov 1936 – 12 nov 2004 | Juneau AK – Marina del Ray CA) short fiction writer

Carol Gluck (12 nov 1941 – Chicago IL) author, academic, Japanologist

Lyn Coffin (12 nov 1943 – Flushing NY) poet, editor, translator, playwright, fiction / nonfiction author

Carol Beckwith (12 nov 1945 – Boston MA) artist, author, photographer, photojournalist

Judith Roitman (12 nov 1945 – New York NY) author, aka Bon Hae, mathematician, set theory specialist

Elizabeth [Betsy] Cobbs-Hoffman (12 nov 1946 – Bryn Mawr PA)  author, economist, economic historian, academic administrator, academic freedom activist / advocate

Rosalind Newman (12 nov 1946 – Brooklyn NY) choreographer, founding artistic director Dance HK/NY Hong Kong, senior lecturer in modern dance at Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts

Jennifer Roback Morse (12 nov 1953 – US) author, lecturer, founder / president Ruth Institute, former project of National Organization for Marriage

Katharine Weber (12 nov 1955 – New York NY) novelist, nonfiction author, creative writing professor

Andrée A. Michaud (12 nov 1957 – Saint-Sébastien-de-Frontenac, Quebec) novelist, playwright

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