Women's Birthdays & Milestones

October 14

Winifred Sweet Black b. 1863-pioneer w reporter

Katherine Mansfield b. 1888-writer

Lillian Gish b. 1896-silent film star

Hannah Arendt b. 1906-author, philosopher

Sheila Young b. 1950-Olympic speed skater

Quote for the Day

"Fear not those who argue but those who dodge."

~ Marie Ebner-Eschenbach

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Gay and Lesbian History Month
National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Time Off For Women Week, International Wages for Housework Campaign: October 24-30

National Coming Out Day: October 11

National Grandmothers' Day: 2nd Sunday

Take Back the Night: October 25

Turn Off Violence Day: October 27

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