she was nycs first woman cab driver rode motorcycles became a broadway actress met her husband of 25 years on
She was NYC’s first woman cab driver, rode motorcycles, became a Broadway actress, met her husband of 25+ years on the dancefloor and directed plays until she was 98. She passed through - at the age of 103. Gertrude Jeannette! An inspiration! What a life!
costa rica is the 1st country in the to launch a plan for sustainable fisheries to preserve large pelagic spec
Costa Rica is the 1st country in the 🌎to launch a plan for sustainable fisheries to preserve large pelagic species like sharks, which are hunted for illegal #sharkfin trade. Today, Jeannette is the #FirstWoman to head the Board of a key 🐠🇨🇷institute.
today marks the birthday of the first woman elected to congress jeannette rankin was born 1880 in 1914 montana
Today marks the birthday of the first woman elected to Congress. JeannetteRankin was born #OTD 1880. In 1914, Montana passed a law granting suffrage to women. Rankin, a suffragist, had been heavily involved in the campaign for suffrage in her home state.
eric black happy birthday jeannette rankin the first woman ever elected to the us congress if you dont recogni
Eric Black: Happy BirthdayJeannetteRankin, the first woman ever elected to the U.S. Congress. If you don’t recognize her name, that’s partly my fault. I’ve been on a campaign to make her more famous, which she certainly should be.