December 30, 2021

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

January 16, 1950

Deborah Kaye Allen American actress, dancer, choreographer, singer-songwriter, director, producer is born.

May 17, 1961

Eithne Pádraigín Ní Bhraonáin, known as Enya, Irish Singer-Songwriter is born.

June 13, 2019

Missy Elliott is inducted to the Songwriters Hall of Fame, becoming the first female rapper to receive this honor.

November 7, 1943

Roberta Joan “Joni” Mitchell Canadian singer-songwriter is born.

January 1, 1752

Betsy Ross American seamstress known for making the first American flag is born.

July 5, 2011

Christine Lagarde becomes the first woman to be appointed to the helm of the International Monetary Fund.

October 11, 1992

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