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11-14-1900 – 12-02-1990 Aaron Copland – Born in New York City, New York. He was an American composer, composition teacher, writer, and later in his career a conductor of his…

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Nov 14
2021
Nov 13
2021

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11-13-1959 Rosie Jones – Born in Santa Ana, California. She is an American professional golfer. She has had 13 LPGA victories and nearly $8.4 million in tournament earnings. Jones came…

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1828 (Exact date unknown) – 11-12-1909 Harriet “Hattie” E. Giles – Born in New Salem, Massachusetts. She was an American educator. She and her life-long partner, Sophia B. Packard, opened…

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Nov 12
2021
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2021

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11-11-1872 – 07-17-1953 Maude Adams – Born in Salt Lake City, Utah. She was an American actress. Adams began performing as a child while accompanying her actress mother on tour….

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11-10-1947 – 12-24-2019   Allee Willis – Born in Detroit, Michigan. She was an American songwriter and director. Willis was nominated for an Emmy Award for I’ll Be There For…

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Nov 10
2021
Nov 9
2021

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11-09-1947 Kate Clinton – Born in Buffalo, New York, She is an American comedian specializing in political commentary from a gay/lesbian point of view. She began her stand up career…

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11-08-1927 – 08-29-2009 Chris Connor – Born in Kansas City, Missouri as Mary Jean Loutsenhizer. She was an American jazz singer. At the age of 26, she became a best-selling…

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Nov 8
2021
Nov 7
2021

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11-07-1937 — 02-21-2003   John E. Fryer, M.D. – Born in Winchester, Kentucky. He was an American psychiatrist and gay rights activist known for his anonymous speech at the 1972…

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11-06-1946 Sally Field – Born in Pasadena, California. She is an American actress, singer, producer, director, and screenwriter. She is known for her film roles in Smokey and the Bandit…

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Nov 6
2021
Nov 5
2021

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11-05-1955 Leslea Newman – Born in Brooklyn, New York. She is an American award-winning author and editor. Newman is Jewish, a feminist, and a lesbian. She has written and edited…

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