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.

December 16, 2021

Leena Nair is named the CEO of CHANEL and becomes the first person of Indian descent heading a global luxury brand.

December 30, 2021

Oriini Kaipara becomes the first person with facial markings to host a primetime news program on national television.

December 17, 1706

Gabrielle Émilie Le Tonnelier de Breteuil, Marquise du Châtelet was a French natural philosopher and mathematician was born.

December 13, 2021

Michelle Jubelirer becomes the first female Chair and CEO of Capitol Music Group.

December 11, 1989

Kellie Anne Harrington Irish amateur boxer and an Olympic gold medalist is born.

December 21, 1866

Maud Gonne MacBride  English-born Irish republican revolutionary, suffragette and actress was born.