Women's History Month

observance month

Women's History Month is an annual event to celebrate the contributions of women to history. It is celebrated during March in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Australia, together with International Women's Day on March 8. In Canada it is celebrated during October , together with the celebration of Persons Day on October 18.[1]


  1. "Women's History Month". Status of Women Canada. Government of Canada. October 3, 2011. Archived from the original on March 14, 2012. Retrieved March 3, 2012.