Vera Wang fashion designer was born.
Saran Kaba Jones clean water advocate and social entrepreneur was born.
Ellen Fairclough is sworn in as Canada's first woman Cabinet Minister.
Anne Frank, Dutch Author and Holocaust victim was born.
Mary Pickford becomes the first movie star to sign a million dollar contract.
Lois Weber silent film actress was born.
Dame Ninette de Valois was born. Dame de Valois was an Irish dancer, choreographer and director, founder of The Royal Ballet the Birmingham Royal Ballet, and the Royal Ballet of School in Great Britain.
“I used to want the words ‘She tried’ on my tombstone. Now I want ‘She did it.'” Katherine Dunham Katherine Dunham, American dancer, choreographer, author, educator, and activist is born. […]
“The air is the only place free from prejudice.” Bessie Coleman Bessie Coleman receives her pilot’s license after graduating from the Federation Aeronautique Internationale. She is the first black woman […]
Margaret Bondfied is appointed Minister of Labour. She is the first woman Cabinet ministers in the United Kingdom.
Katherine Graham was born. Katherine Graham was journalist, publisher, and Business Leader. Katherine Graham was the President of the Washington Post.