03 mar 10 | women.born.today

Sarah Walter Chandler Coates (10 mar 1829 – 24 jul 1897 | Kennett Square PA – Kansas City MO) Quaker, suffragist, social / political activist, women’s club founder / leader, aka The Queen of Quality Hill

Josephine [Ina] Donna Coolbrith (10 mar 1841 – 29 feb 1928 | Nauvoo IL – Berkeley CA) poet, writer, librarian, first-ever US State Poet Laureate

Hallie Quinn Brown (10 mar 1850 – 16 sep 1949 | Pittsburgh PA – Wilberforce OH) writer, activist, educator, abolitionist, elocutionist, women’s rights activist

Mary Mills Patrick (10 mar 1850 – 25 feb 1940 | Canterbury NH – Palo Alto CA) author, scholar, college president, autobiographer

Emily Pauline [Tekahionwake] Johnson (10 mar 1861 – 07 mar 1913 | Six Nations Reserve, Ontario – Vancouver, British Columbia) Mohawk-English-Canadian poet

Lillian Wald (10 mar 1867 – 01 sep 1940 | Cincinnati OH – Westport CT) nurse, author, humanitarian, social / health activist, founded US Public Nursing Service

Anna Vaughn Hyatt Huntington (10 mar 1876 – 04 oct 1973 | Cambridge MA – Redding CT) artist, sculptor, philanthropist

Hazel Wolf (10 mar 1898 – 19 jan 2000 | Victoria BC – Port Angeles WA) immigration activist, environmentalist, US Communist, Seattle Audubon Society Secretary

Elizabeth Hirschboeck (10 mar 1903 – 20 sep 1986 | Milwaukee WI – New York NY) author, aka Sister Mary Mercy, Maryknoll Sister of Saint Dominic, renowned international humanitarian

Clare Booth Luce (10 mar 1903 – 09 oct 1987 | New York NY – Washington DC) author, journalist, playwright, ambassador

Antoinette [Toni] Frissell Bacon (10 mar 1907 – 17 apr 1988 | Long Island NY) author, book photo illustrator, WWII / portrait / fashion photographer

Betty Baxter Anderson (10 mar 1908 – 17 jun 1966 | Cornell IA – Escondido CA) journalist, aka Alice Anson, book reviewer, young adult fiction author

Pamela Helen Ostrer Mason (10 mar 1916 – 29 jun 1996 | Rochford UK – Beverly Hills CA) author, actress, novelist, screenwriter, aka Pamela Kellino, businesswoman

Edith Iglauer Hamburger (10 mar 1917 – 18 oct 2015 | Cleveland OH – Garden Bay, British Columbia) nonfiction author, freelance magazine writer, documentary filmmaker

Gloria Hatrick Stewart (10 mar 1918 – 16 feb 1994 | Larchmont NY – Beverly Hills CA) philanthropist, community activist, animal rights advocate

Judith Bailey Jones (10 mar 1924 – 02 aug 2017 | New York NY – Walden VT) editor, author, co-author, memoirist, cookbook specialist

Angela Morley (10 mar 1924 – 14 jan 2009 | Leeds UK – Scottsdale AZ) composer, conductor, arranger, transsexual born Walter [Wally] Stott

Katharine Houghton Grant (10 mar 1945 – Hartford CT) actress, playwright, translator

Ilene Cooper (10 mar 1948 – Chicago IL) editor, author, librarian, reviewer of children’s books

Maryse Alberti (10 mar 1954 – Langon, France) French-American cinematographer

Holly Hughes (10 mar 1955 – Saginaw MI) feminist painter, lesbian performance artist

Sharon Yvonne Stone (10 mar 1958 – Meadville PA) actress, Buddhist, film producer, peace activist

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