100 YEARS OF LI.ST: BORN IN 1921 🕰
List idea by @jakebrandman Here's a bunch of women that you should look up on Wikipedia.
- •Muriel CobenSaskatchewan pitcher, member of the All American Girls Professional Baseball League, considered one of the best softball pitchers of her time.
- •Mary AbbottAn American artist and descendant of President John Adams.
- •Catherine Hayes BaileyAmerican plant geneticist important to the Peach industry.
- •Eva-Maria BuchGerman resistance fighter associated with the Red Orchestra. Executed for treason against the Nazis at age 22.
- •Marija GimbutasLithuanian archaeologist, ethnologist, and anthropologist. Best known for the Kurgan Hypothesis. Harvard professor.
- •Patricia HighsmithAmerican novelist, best known for Strangers on a Train & The Price of Salt
- •Deborah KerrScottish actress. She was nominated 6 times for the Academy Award and never won.
- •Thelma PressmanThe 'Julia Child of microwave cooking' 😁
- •Mum ShirlColleen Shirley Perry Smith was an Australian activist for Aboriginal rights and a recipient of the Australian National Living Treasure award.
- •Mamie TillMother of Emmett Till.
- •Sister Dr. Mona TyndallIrish missionary instrumental in bringing HIV/AIDS awareness and help to Zambia.
- •Vera-EllenAmerican Dancer best known for On The Town and White Christmas
- •Rose WeissCostume Designer. She was the designer for the full run of The Lawrence Welk Show.
- •Yoko YaguchiJapanese actress and wife of Akira Kurosawa