Women's Birthdays & Milestones

March 1

Bertha Putnam b. 1872-1st woman to receive a Harvard law school research grant

Myrlie Evers Williams b. 1933-civil rights activist

1973: Robin Smith is 1st woman jockey to win a major stakes race

1864: Rebecca Lee becomes 1st Black M.D.

Quote for the Day

"I have yet to hear a man ask for advice on how to combine marriage and a career."

~ Gloria Steinem

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National Women's History Month, National Women's History Project: 707-838-6000
National Girl Scout Week: 2nd week
International Women's Day: March 8
Be Your Best Day, Girl Scouts: March 14
Women Investors Day, Woman Investors Committee: 703-978-2491, March 14

Reprinted from The WomanSource Catalog & Review's, "women's perpetual calendar"