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January 5

Olympia Brown1835 – Olympia Brown, a Universalist, was the first woman ordained to the ministry by a full denominational authority in. Read more about Olympia Brown.

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X.J. Kennedy

Kennedy, X.J. (1929-)

Biographical Introduction Kennedy's first book, Nude Descending a Staircase, received the 1961 Lamont Award of the ... Read More

Grimke, Angelina Weld (1880-1958)

Angelina Weld Grimke was born in Boston, Massachusetts on February 27, 1880 to Sarah Stanley Grimke ... Read More

Vonnegut, Kurt, Jr. (1922-2007)

Kurt Vonnegut Jr. was born on November 11, 1922. He was born in Indianapolis, Indiana to ... Read More
Roger at the time of the founding of the ACLU. (Courtesy of Peggy Lamson)

Baldwin, Roger (1884-1981)

Roger Baldwin, when reflecting on his life, said that in his early years he not only ... Read More