Women's Birthdays & Milestones

October 3

Eleanora Duse b. 1858-Italian actor

Clara Noyes b. 1869-nurse, founded 1st hospital school for nurse-midwives

Josephine Riley Matthews b. 1897-legendary midwife

Gertrude Berg b. 1899-actor, writer, comedian, radio star

Quote for the Day

"Deafness has left me acutely aware of both the duplicity that language is capable of and the many expressions the body cannot hide."

~ Terry Galloway, inWith Wings

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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"