JUNE 14: TODAY'S INSPIRING WOMEN
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Harriet Beecher Stowe, author of Uncle Tom’s Cabin, was born today in 1811.
Pat Summitt, the former coach of Tennessee’s Women’s Basketball team, scored the most wins in NCAA history for both men’s and women’s teams. She was born today in 1952.
Cheryl Adrienne Brown
In 1970, Cheryl Adrienne Brown became the first African American to compete in the Miss America beauty pageant by winning the Miss Iowa pageant.