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Black History Month

Women's History Month is observed every March in the United States. Learn about the history of Women's History Month, read biographies of famous women, try our quizzes and crosswords, find stats and facts about women, and more.

Pat Summitt
Featured Biography
Pat Summitt
Basketball Coach

Biographies of
Notable Women

Crime Statistics

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Memorial Day originated in 1868, when Union General John A. Logan designated a day on which the graves of Civil War soldiers would be decorated.