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Josephine Louise Van der Schrieck (14 nov 1813 – 03 dec 1886 |Bergen-op-Zoom, Netherlands – Cincinnati OH) aka Sister Louise, Catholic nun / leader / educator, member of Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur

Isabel Bevier (14 nov 1860 – 17 mar 1942 | Plymouth OH – Urbana IL) author, pioneer university home economics educator / administrator

Claribel Cone (14 nov 1864 – 20 sep 1929 | Jonesboro TN – Baltimore MD) German-American art collector, physician, pathologist

Anna Madgalena Plehn Meyer (14 nov 1867 – 18 aug 1941 | Neumark, Prussia – Milwaukee WI) poet, hymnist, German-English translator of hymns

Elizabeth Wright (14 nov 1876 – 23 feb 1963 | Hartford CT – New London CT) educator, novelist, academic administrator, women’s educational rights activist, co-founder of Connecticut College for Women (now Connecticut College)

Constance Mayfield Rourke (14 nov 1885 – 29 mar 1941 | Cleveland OH – Grand Rapids MI) author, educator, essayist, biographer, popular culture critic

Ruth Cranston (14 nov 1887 – 02 apr 1956 | Cincinnati OH – New York NY) author, novelist, lecturer, pen name: Anne Warwick

Seena Owen (14 nov 1894 – 15 aug 1966 | Spokane WA – Hollywood CA) screenwriter, née Signe Auen, stage / silent screen actress

Mamie Geneva Doud Eisenhower (14 nov 1896 – 01 nov 1979 | Boone IA – Washington DC) US Presidential First Lady

Marya Mannes (14 nov 1904 -13 sep 1990 | New York NY – San Francisco CA) author, novelist, social critic, autobiographical writer

Mary Louise Brooks (14 nov 1906 – 08 aug 1985 | Cherryvale KS – Rochester NY) dancer, actress, popularized bob haircut, autobiographical author

Barbara Woolworth Hutton (14 nov 1912 – 11 may 1979 | New York NY – Beverly Hills CA) heiress, socialite, philanthropist, art / jewelry / porcelain collector, aka Poor Little Rich Girl

Jean Browning Madeira (14 nov 1918 – 10 jul 1972 | Centrallia IL – Providence RI) operatic mezzo-soprano

Rosa Ramirez Guerrero (14 nov 1934 – El Paso TX) artist, educator, historian, lecturer, Mexican-American, Catholic activist, aka The Dancing Missionary, focus on multicultural tapestry, founded International Folklorico Dance Group

Susan Sessions Zuccotti (14 nov 1940 – US) author, professor, historian, Holocaust specialist

Manon Cleary (14 nov 1942 – 26 nov 2011 | St Louis MO – Washington DC) photorealist figurative painter

Carola Dunn (14 nov 1946 – London, England) UK-born American historical romance / crime mystery novelist

Bonnie Zacherle (14 nov 1946 – Norwood MA) illustrator, designer, original creator of My Little Pony toy line

Eileen Wilson-Oyelaran (14 nov 1947 – Los Angeles CA) academic, girls’ / women’s activist, first female and first African-American president of Kalamazoo College

Linda DeScenna (14 nov 1949 – Warren OH) set decorator

Carol Matas (14 nov 1949 – Winnipeg, Manitoba) author, creative writing professor, children’s / young adult writer,

Cara Black (14 nov 1951 – Chicago IL) serial mystery novelist, preschool teacher / director

Beth Meacham (14 nov 1951 – Newark OH) editor, novelist, short story writer, non-fiction author

Paula Begoun (14 nov 1953 – Chicago IL) talk radio host, businesswoman, aka The Cosmetics Cop, self-published author, founded product review site Beautypedia.com

Condoleezza [Condi] Rice (14 nov 1954 – Birmingham AL) author, diplomat, political scientist, women’s empowerment advocate

Babette Babich (14 nov 1956 – New York NY) author, philosopher, scholarly journal founder / editor, Executive Director of the Nietzsche Society

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