Rosario Dawson

Rosario Dawson, an American actress, was born today in 1979. She made her feature film debut in the 1995 independent drama Kids. She is also the co-founder of Voto Latino has inspired and empowered a new generation to hit the polls — and has shown support for arrested undocumented immigrants, and domestic violence survivors and women in need.


Writer Sarah Boyle was born today in 1906. She supported immediate integration in 1962 with The Desegregated Heart and railed against age discrimination in the 1970s and 80s.