Women's Birthdays & Milestones

May 29

Louise Michel b. 1830-French revolutionary, leader of Paris Commune

Beatrice Lilly b. 1898-stage actor, comedian, singer

1921: Edith Wharton receives Pulitzer Prize for Age of Innocence

Quote for the Day

"The history of an oppressed people is hidden in the lies and the agreed-upon myths of its conquerors."

~ Meridel Le Sueur, Crusaders, 1955

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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"