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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
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Pat Summitt
Basketball Coach

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Did you know?
The first woman astronaut to walk in space was Dr. Kathryn D. Sullivan in 1984.