Shirley Temple made $1 million by age 10.
In America, the average woman earns 64 cents every time a min gets a dollar.
Over half of the millionaires in America are women. (50.4%)
Full Birth Name: Marguerite Annie Johnson
Born: April 4, 1928
Months lived: 1,033.
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Place born: St. Louis, Missouri
St. Louis, Missouri
Ancestry: West Africa & unknown
Mother: Vivian Baxter, nurse and croupier
Father: Bailey Johnon, doorman and navy dietitian Continue reading “Maya Angelou Facts and Oddities”
Jill Ellen Abramson has been rated as one of the 500 most powerful women in the world. She was born on March 19, 1954, so as of September 2018, she is 773 months old. Jill’s astrological sign is Pisces. According to djay.com, Pisces “is mystical dreaminess, warmth, and healing compassion seeking self-transcendence.”
In 2007, she was hit while in a crosswalk by a delivery truck making a turn. The accident crushed her right foot, broke her right femur (the big bone in the upper leg), and smashed her pelvis. That same year, 10,859 other pedestrians were struck by vehicles in New York City.
Jill has been married to Henry Little Griggs III since 1981. They have two children. As of November 2014, she has four tattoos.
Two centuries ago almost 50 percent of women died before making it to age thirty-five.
In the US 30.8 percent of women live to be at least 85 years old, but less than 15 percent of men do.
When Marquis de Pelier whistled at Queen Marie Antoinette, he was promptly thrown in jail and kept there for fifty years.
A law still on the books: In Memphis, Tennessee, a woman cannot legally drive unless there is a man running on foot ahead of her car with a red flag to warn motorists that a woman is driving. Like many of these laws, this one is seldom enforced.
In the early 1970’s, when Americans were in the worst nutritional position we have ever been in, 90 percent of women age ten to fifty-four were deficient in iron. In cases severe enough to manifest symptoms, tiredness and listlessness would be common. Since that time, the picture has become somewhat better, due to increased nutritional awareness.