WOMEN'S HISTORY
   
   

 

Introduction
Women's History is the record of the great achievements of women and their fight for equal rights and opportunity, not only in America, but all over the world. This site outlines the lives and achievements of three notable women.
 
Abigail Adams
Occupation/Significance: First Lady of the United States

D.O.B: 11/22/1744

D.O.D: 10/28/1818

Famous Quote: "I've always felt that a person's intelligence is directly reflected by the number of conflicting points of view he can entertain simultaneously on the same topic."

 
Ida B Wells
Occupation/Significance: Civil Rights and Women's Rights Activist

D.O.B: 07/16/1862

D.O.D: 03/25/1931

Famous Quote: "The people must know before they can act, and there is no educator to compare with the press."

 
Josephine Baker
Occupation/Significance: Entertainer

D.O.B: 06/03/1906

D.O.D: 04/12/1975

Famous Quote: "I wasn't really naked, I just didn't have any clothes on."