JUNE 25: TODAY'S INSPIRING WOMEN
Today in 1903, Marie Curie defends her doctoral thesis on radioactive substances at Université de la Sorbonne in Paris, becoming the first woman in France to receive a doctoral degree
Sonia Maria Sotomayor
Sonia Maria Sotomayor, a US Supreme Court Justice, was born today in 1954. She has the distinction of being the third female Justice and first justice of Hispanic descent and the first Latina.