Women's Birthdays & Milestones

March 18

Marilla Ricker b. 1840-feminist attorney

Unita Blackwell b. 1933-1st Black woman mayor

Bertha Knox Gilkey b. 1949-welfare rights activist

Bonnie Blair b. 1964-Olympic medal winning speed skater

Quote for the Day

"Reformers must expect to be disowned by those who are only too happy to enjoy what has been won for them. ."

~ Doris Lessing, The Golden Notebooks

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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"