On November 9, 1795 James Miranda Steuart Barry (born Margaret Ann Bukley) the first surgeon to perform the first successful Caesarean was born.
Esther Rolle American actress and first woman to receive the NAACP Chairman’s Civil Rights Leadership Award was born.
Michelle Wu 吳弭 becomes the first woman and person of color to be elected mayor of Boston.
Wilma Mankiller the first female elected to be Chief of the Cherokee Nation was born.
Alice Coachman Davis American athlete specializing in high jump and was the first black woman to win an Olympic gold medal was born.
Condoleezza Rice United State Secretary of State is born.
Empress Dowager Cixi Empress Dowager of Qing Dynasty was born.
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.
Miley Cyrus American Singer, Songwriter, and Actress becomes the youngest artist to debut at #1 on the Billboard 200.
Margaret Atwood Canadian poet and novelist is born.