Women's Birthdays & Milestones

October 4

Ida Kaminska b. 1899-stage actor, director

Mary Renault b. 1905-historical novelist

Joan Delano Aiken b. 1924-British mystery writer

Dawn Fraser b. 1937-Australian swimmer, Olympic Gold medalist

Quote for the Day

"Everyone has talent. What is rare is the courage to follow that talent to the dark place where it leads. "

~ Erica Jong

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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"