11 nov 15 | women.born.today

Ellen Louise Curtis Demorest (15 nov 1824 – 10 aug 1898 | Schuylerville NY – New York NY) milliner, fashion arbiter, magazine founder, tissue paper sewing pattern inventor / innovator

Elizabeth Benton [Lily] Frémont (15 nov 1842 – 28 may 1919 | Washington DC – Los Angeles CA) memoirist, letter correspondent, political family member

Mary Emma Byrd (15 nov 1849 – 13 jul 1934 | Le Roy MI – Lawrence KS) author, educator, astronomer, photographer

Margaret Amanada Haley (15 nov 1861 – 05 jan 1939 | Joliet IL – Chicago IL) teacher, unionist, teachers’ organizer, aka Lady Labor Slugger

Sara Josephine Baker (15 nov 1873 – 22 feb 1945 | Poughkeepsie NY – Princeton NJ) author, physician, essayist, lesbian, feminist, autobiographer, children’s public health activist / reformer

Edwina Hume Fallis (15 nov 1876 – 14 sep 1947 | Denver CO – Denver CO) poet, writer, memoirist, educator, toy designer

Zoe Agnes Stratton Tilghman (15 nov 1880 – 1964 | Greenwood KS – Payne OK) author, biographer

Marguerite Ogden Bigelow Wilkinson (15 nov 1883 – 12 jan 1928 | Halifax, Nova Scotia – New York NY) Canadian-born American poet

Isabel Andreu y Blanco de Aguilar (15 nov 1887 – 07 apr 1948 | Fajardo PR – Puerto Rico) writer, educator, suffragist, philanthropist

Marianne Craig Moore (15 nov 1887 – 05 feb 1972 | Kirkwood MO – New York NY) poet, Pulitzer Prize in Poetry recipient

Georgia O’Keeffe (15 nov 1887 – 06 mar 1986 | Sun Prairie WI – Santa Fe NM) painter, artistic icon, memoirist, autobiographer, letter correspondent

Nina Morgana (15 nov 1891 – 08 jul 1986 | Buffalo NY – Ithaca NY) coloratura soprano, assisting artist to Enrico Caruso

Miriam [Mimi] Schapiro (15 nov 1923 – 20 jun 2015 | Toronto, Ontario – Hamptons Bay NY) artist, author, sculptor, femmage innovator, pioneer feminist artist, pattern / decorative artist

Joanna Barnes (15 nov 1934 – Boston MA) author, actress, novelist, columnist

Donna Fletcher Crow (15 nov 1941 – Nampa ID) nonfiction author, historical novelist, founded alternative Wesleyan-Anglican Epworth Chapel on the Green

Carole Nelson Douglas (15 nov 1944 – Everett WA) novelist, short fiction author

Debra Nails (15 nov 1950 – US) author, classic scholar, philosophy professor

Diane Dimond (15 nov 1952 – Burbank CA) tv host, reporter, broadcast journalist

N. Lee Wood (15 nov 1955 – Hartford CT) crime / fantasy / science fiction / mainstream novelist

Susan McMahon [Sue] Herera (15 nov 1957 – Spokane WA) tv host, reporter, financial journalist

Asha Jama (15 nov 1960 – Merca, Somalia) Somali-Canadian social activist, former tv reporter and journalist

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