May 1, 1868

Anna Maria Jarvis the founder of Mother’s Day in the United Status was born.

November 9, 1795

On November 9, 1795 James Miranda Steuart Barry (born Margaret Ann Bukley) the first surgeon to perform the first successful Caesarean  was born.

August 4, 1854

Maria Zankovetska Ukrainian theater actress was born. She was the first person in Ukraine whom the government awarded the high title of the People’s Artist of the republic

August 10, 31 BC

Cleopatra VII Philopator Queen of the Ptolemaic Kingdom of Egypt died.

February 27, 1932

Dame Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor British-American actress was born.

February 25, 2022

Ketanji Bown Jackson becomes the first black female Supreme Court nominee.

December 28, 1829

Elizabeth “Mum Bett” the first enslaved African American to file and win a freedom suit in Massachusetts died at assumed age of 85 years old.

February 5, 2022

Leona Maguire Irish professional golfer became the first Irish winner in Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Tour history.

January 27, 2022

Xiomara Castro takes office as the first female President of Honduras.