06 jun 14 | women.born.today

Harriet Elisabeth Beecher Stowe (14 Jun 1811 – 01 Jul 1896 | Litchfield CT – Hartford CT) poet, author, abolitionist, social reformer

Priscilla Cooper Tyler (14 Jun 1916 – 29 Dec 1889 | New York NY – Montgomery AL) political family member, White House hostess / de facto First Lady for father-in-law US President John Tyler

Ruth Imogen Stout (14 Jun 1884 – 22 Aug 1980 | Topeka KS – Redding CT) memoirist, nonfiction author, no-work gardening expert / innovator

May Hogan Cambern (14 Jun 1901 – 25 Jun 1988 | Fort Worth TX – Phoenix AZ) author, harpist, composer

Louise Dickinson Rich (14 Jun 1903 – 09 Apr 1991 | Huntington MA – Mattapoisett MA) novelist, essayist, memoirist, autobiographical author

Margaret Bourke-White (14 Jun 1904 – 27 Aug 1971 | Bronx NY – Stamford CT) photographer, photojournalist, autobiographical author

Julia Caroline Butler Hansen (14 Jun 1907 – 03 May 1988 | Portland OR – Cathlamet WA) children’s author, first WA State Democratic Congresswoman

Jane Sherman (14 Jun 1908 – 16 Mar 2010 Beloit WI – Englewood NJ) poet, editor, writer, dancer, composer, performer

Winifred Milius Lubell (14 Jun 1914 – 03 Jan 2012 | New York NY – Provincetown MA) artist, writer, illustrator, social / political activist

Zoe Dell Lantis Nutter (14 Jun 1915 –Medford OR) dancer, model, huntress, marketer, promoter, educator, commercial pilot, philanthropist

June Shagaloff Alexander (14 Jun 1928 – New York NY) civil rights activist, child welfare advocate, active NAACP member

Lensey Chao Namioka (14 Jun 1929 – Beijing, China) Chinese-born American mathematician, children’s author

Vivian Gornick (14 Jun 1935 – Bronx NY) critic, biographer, essayist, memoirist, non-fiction author

Carolyn Talcott (14 Jun 1941 – Caldwell ID) editor, author, professor, computer scientist

Jill Nelson (14 Jun 1952 – Harlem NY) journalist, memoirist, nonfiction author, journalism professor, autobiographical author

Sharon Begley (14 Jun 1956 – Englewood NJ) author, journalist, senior science writer

Mona Elizabeth Jandali Simpson (14 Jun 1957 – Green Bay WI) novelist, essayist, professor

Pamela Oshry Geller (14 Jun 1958 – Hewlett Harbor NY) author, editor, blogger, commentator, political activist

Wafa Sultan (14 Jun 1958 – Baniyas, Syria) author, psychiatrist, Muslim critic, political commentator

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