Women's Birthdays & Milestones

March 5

Rosa Luxemberg b. 1870-writer & anarchist

Louise Pearce b. 1885-developed drug to treat sleeping sickness

Leontine T.C. Kelly b. 1920-1st Black woman bishop of a major US denomination

Jerry Cobb b. 1931-record setting aviator

Quote for the Day

"I never doubted that equal rights was the right direction. Most reforms, most problems are complicated. But to me there is nothing complicated about ordinary equality."

~ Alice Paul

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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"