October 5, 1946

Pacita Barsana Abad  Ivatan and Philippine-American Painter is born.

October 17, 2018

Lt. Laura J. Richardson becomes first woman to lead largest command in US Army.

October 25, 2018

Sahle-Work Zewde is elected. She becomes the first woman to be President of Ethiopia and is voted in unanimously by members of the Federal Parliamentary Assembly.

October 15, 1948

Dr. Frances Lois Willoughby becomes the first female Doctor in the U.S. Navy.

October 16, 1997

On October 16, 1997 Naomi Osaka Japanese Tennis Player is born.

October 11, 1992

Belcalis Almanzar known professionally as Cardi B, an American rapper is born.