August 26 is Women's Equality Day
Celebrating the adoption of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
The 19th Amendment prohibits states and the federal government from denying U.S. citizens the right to vote on the basis of sex.
The White House proclamation:
Also about women and equality...
The history of the Women's World cup:
Learn more about women in history (most of whom you've probably never heard of) at the National Women's History Museum website: