Women peacemakers born today
- 1870 Leonora O'Reilly born New York, NY (d. 1927). Labor leader; anarchist; socialist; co-founder of WILPF. Opposed World War I.
Women's peacemaking on this day
- 1943 Mildred Fish Harnack guillotined by Hitler for resistance to Nazi regime.
- 1989 Gunilla Ikenberg arrested in Sweden for damaging missile launcher.
- 2012 Hana al-Shalabi began hunger strike after her arrest by Israel.
2015 The Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs hosted the international symposium “Women: Powerful Agents for Peace and Security.”
2017 Three young Jewish women arrested for refusal to serve in military and take part in occupation.