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Henrietta Howland Robinson [Hetty] Green (21 nov 1834 – 03 jul 1916 | New Bedford MA – New York NY) heiress, folk figure, millionaire, financial investor, aka The Witch of Wall Street

Rose Eytinge (21 nov 1835 – 20 dec 1911 | Philadelphia PA – Amityville NY) Jewish-American author, actress, memoirist, screenwriter

Isabel Florence Hapgood (21 nov 1851 – 26 jun 1928 | Boston MA – New York NY) author, essayist, ecumenist, translator

Caroline Bayard Stevens Alexander Wittpenn (21 nov 1859 – 04 dec 1932 | Hoboken NJ – Hoboken NJ) welfare worker, social / political activist

Martha Wollstein (21 nov 1868 – 30 sep 1939 | New York NY – New York NY) author, essayist, physician, children’s disease activist / researcher, first female member of American Pediatric Association

Zaida Ben-Yusuf (21 nov 1869 – 27 sep 1933 | London, England – Brooklyn NY) German-Algerian-American portrait photographer

Mary Johnston (21 nov 1870 – 09 may 1936 | Buchanan VA – Warm Springs VA) novelist, women’s rights advocate

Evelyn Beatrice Longman (21 nov 1874 – 10 mar 1954 | Winchester OH – Osterville MA) sculptor, first female member National Academy of Design

Corrine Mae Griffith (21 nov 1894 – 13 jul 1979 | Texarkana TX – Santa Monica CA) author, actress, producer

Mary Ellen Bute (21 nov 1906 – 17 oct 1983 | Houston TX – New York NY) visual musician, pioneering animator, experimental filmmaker

Elizabeth George Speare (21 nov 1908 – 15 nov 1994 | Melrose MA – Tucson AZ) children’s author, historical novelist, two-time Newberry Medal winner

Mother [Vera] Benedict Duss (21 nov 1910 – 02 oct 2005 | Pittsburgh PA – Bethlehem CT) physician, religious, founded first female US Benedictine monastery Abbey of Regina Laudis

Lila Garrett (21 nov 1925 – Brooklyn NY) radio host, tv scriptwriter, film co-screenwriter

Marilyn Edwards French (21 nov 1929 – 02 may 2009 | Brooklyn NY – New York NY) novelist, lecturer, professor, memoirist, radical feminist, non-fiction author, anti-patriarchal activist

Margaret Julia [Marlo] Thomas (21 nov 1937 – Detroit MI) actress, producer, social activist, children’s advocate, philanthropist

Tina Howe (21 nov 1937 – New York NY) playwright

Judith K. [Judy] Onofrio (21 nov 1939 – New London CT) ceramic artist, enameler, jewelery designer, found object sculptor

Genevieve Vaughan (21 nov 1939 – Corpus Christi TX) author, feminist,  expatriate,  semiotician, peace activist, philanthropist

Horacena J. Taylor (21 nov 1940 – Columbia SC) theatre director, stage manager

Goldie Jeanne Hawn (21 nov 1945 – Washington DC) actress, director, producer, autobiographical author

Yvonne Thornton (21 nov 1947 – New York NY) African-American musician, memoirist, non-fiction author, ob-gyn / fetal / maternal physician

Naomi Lindstrom (21 nov 1950 – Chicago IL) author, literary critic

Lisa Goldstein (21 nov 1953 – Los Angeles CA) fantasy/science fiction novelist

Sheri L. Dew (21 nov 1953 – Ulysses KS) LDS author, speaker, publisher

Linda A. Morabito (21 nov 1953 – Vancouver, Canada) memoirist, astronomer, PTSD survivor, EMDR advocate, aka Linda Kelly, Linda Hyder, Linda Morabito-Meyer

Mary Ann Horton (21 nov 1955 – Richland WA) computer professional, transgender educator / activist, founded Red Ace Technology Solutions

Michelle Ekizian (21 nov 1956 – Bronxville NY) classical composer

Kiki Carter (21 nov 1957 – Gainesville FL) musician, songwriter, columnist, music publisher, née Kimberli Wilson, community organizer, peace / political / environmental activist

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