Women's Birthdays & Milestones

October 2

Eliza Maria Mosher b. 1846-pioneer physician

Frances Gertrude Wick b. 1875-physicist, researched fluorescence

Ruth Bryan Rohde b. 1885-politician, 1st US w foreign minister, diplomat

Donna Karan b. 1948-fashion designer

Day of Oya, Santeria Goddess of Underworld

Quote for the Day

"To die for revolution is a one shot deal. To live for revolution means taking on the more difficult commitment of changing our day-to-day life."

~ Frances M. Beal, quoted inSisterhood is Powerful

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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"