Qiu Jin, Beheaded by Imperial Forces, Was ‘China’s Joan of Arc’
She unbound her feet, wrote poetry and fought against the government, believing that women’s rights and political revolution naturally went hand in hand.
Mary Ewing Outerbridge, Who Helped Bring Tennis to the United States
Outerbridge set up a tennis court in Staten Island in the 1870s. It may have been the first in America.