Women's Birthdays & Milestones

May 6

Phebe Hanaford b. 1829-writer, Universalist minister

1935: Zoe Atkins receives Pulitzer Prize in drama

Quote for the Day

"If I am remembered, I want it to be not just because I am a woman, but also because of what I have accomplished, and for the help I have given my people."

~ Wilma Mankiller, former cheif of Cherokee Nation

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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"