Happy birthday, Aletta Jacobs (Feb. 9, 1854 – Aug. 10, 1929)! ‪#‎Suffragist‬. ‪#‎Pacifist‬. Physician. In 1903 she became the leader of the Dutch Association for Woman’s Suffrage. In 1915 she helped organize the International Congress of Women in The Hague, which resulted in the formation of the Women’s International League for Peace & Freedom (WILPF). Died in Baarn, Netherlands.
~The Marginal Mennonite Society Heroes Series.

foto di Marginal Mennonite Society.