Inspirational Women, Inspirational Quotes: March is Women’s History Month

Inspiration from 13 women, for Women’s History Month…

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Former first lady Nancy Reagan was also an actress in the 1940s and 1950s.(Photo: Rick Bowmer, AP)

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Civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a bus to a white person.(Photo: Monica Morgan, AP)

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Actress Marilyn Monroe is still one of the world’s most famous sex symbols.(Photo: Milton Greene)

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Jazz singer and songwriter Billie Holiday’s voice made her unique.(Photo: Herman Leonard)

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Lucille Ball was best known for her role in the TV show ‘I Love Lucy.'(Photo: KINO)

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Best known for her novel “Little Women,” Louisa May Alcott wrote under numerous aliases instead of her real name until she was ready to commit to writing.(Photo: Louisa May Alcott Memorial Association/Orchard House)

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Former first lady Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis had two children with President John F. Kennedy: Caroline Kennedy and John F. Kennedy Jr.(Photo: Richard Avedon Collins Design/Smithsonian Institution)

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Amelia Earhart was the first female aviator to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.(Photo: PRN)

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Legendary actress Katharine Hepburn won four Oscars, a record for acting awards.(Photo: Vandamm Studio)

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Condoleezza Rice was the first black woman to serve as U.S. secretary of State. She served in President George W. Bush’s administration.

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Laura Bush, wife of President George W. Bush, was first lady of the United States from 2001-2009.(Photo: Rick Diamond, Getty Images, for GJ Memorial)

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Judy Garland’s most celebrated role was Dorothy in the film “The Wizard of Oz.”(Photo: Warner Brothers)

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When the help of Anne Sullivan, Helen Keller overcame being blind and deaf to become a prominent educator and internationally respected humanitarian.(Photo: AP via Thaxter P. Spencer Collection, R. Stanton Avery Special Collections, New England Historic Genealogical Society-Boston)

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