Women's Birthdays & Milestones

March 4

Maria Bochkareva b. 1889-Soviet military heroine, founded the Women's Battalion

Miriam Makeba b. 1932-South African singer, activist

1917: Jeannette Rankin is 1st US Congresswoman

Quote for the Day

"I would like...to see us take hold of ourselves, look at ourselves, and cease being afraid."

~ Eleanor Roosevelt

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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"