In American suffragist Victoria Woodhull was the first woman to run for President of the United States. She made a fortune with her sister on the New York Stock Exchange and was one of the first women to open a Wall Street brokerage firm.
Margaret Mitchell, (in started writing in She had read her way through most of Atlanta's Carnegie Library, so her husband brought home a typewriter and said: "Write your own book to amuse yourself." The result was Gone with the Wind.
Louis Comfort Tiffany (February 1848 – January was an American artist and designer who worked in the decorative arts and is best known for his work in stained glass. He is the American artist most associated with the Art Nouveau and Aesthetic movements.