Women's Birthdays & Milestones

May 12

Matilda Stevenson b. 1849-anthropologist

Katherine Hepburn b. 1907-actor, film star

Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin b. 1910-chemist, Nobel laureate

1963: Betty Miller is 1st woman pilot to cross Pacific solo

Quote for the Day

"It is queer how it is always one's virtues and not one's vices that precipitate one into disaster."

~ Rebecca West

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Asian Heritage Month
National Feminist Bookstore Week: May 13-20
May Day, International Workers Day: May 1
Mother's Day: 2nd Sunday
World YWCA Day: last Wednesday

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