Women's Birthdays & Milestones

October 5

Autherine Lucy b. 1929-1st Black to attend Univ. of Alabama

Yvonne Burke b. 1932-attorney, politician, activist

1941: Women vote in Panama for 1st time

Sophia's Day, Greece

Quote for the Day

"Our strength is often composed of the weakness we're damned if we're going to show."

~ Mignon McLaughlin

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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"