DAILY SPOTLIGHT

People

11-15-1887 – 03-06-1986 Georgia O’Keeffe – Born in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin. She was an American artist. She has been recognized as the Mother of American Modernism. O’Keeffe is best known…

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Nov 15
2020
Nov 15
2020

People

11-15-1873 – 02-22-1945   Sara Josephine Baker – Born in Poughkeepsie, New York to a wealthy Quaker family. She attended the New York Infirmary Medical College and graduated second in…

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People

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
2020
Nov 13
2020

People

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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Events

11-13-2013 Governor Neil Abercrombie of Hawaii signs same-sex marriage into law. Hawaii is the 15th state to pass marriage equality.

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Nov 13
2020
Nov 12
2020

People

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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Events

11-12-2008 Gay marriage becomes legal in Connecticut. 11-12-2014 The Supreme Court lifted the hold on gay marriages in Kansas. 11-12-2014 South Carolina gay marriage ban ruled unconstitutional. U.S. District Judge…

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Nov 12
2020
Nov 11
2020

People

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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People

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
2020
Nov 10
2020

Events

11-10-1973 Lambda Legal – The United States’ oldest and largest legal organization for the civil rights of the LGBT community. This marks the date of the first meeting. Board members:…

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