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.

November 8, 1920

Esther Rolle American actress and first woman to receive the NAACP Chairman’s Civil Rights Leadership Award was born.

November 2, 2021

Michelle Wu 吳弭 becomes the first woman and person of color to be elected mayor of Boston.

November 18, 1945

Wilma Mankiller the first female elected to be Chief of the Cherokee Nation was born.

November 9, 1923

Alice Coachman Davis  American athlete specializing in high jump and was the first black woman to win an Olympic gold medal was born.

November 13, 1955

Whoopi Goldberg actress and one of sixteen entertainers to win an Emmy Award, a Grammy Award, an Academy Award and a Tony Award is born.

November 11, 2007

Miley Cyrus American Singer, Songwriter, and Actress becomes the youngest artist to debut at #1 on the Billboard 200.