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  1. Rankin, Jeannette Rankin(noun)

    leader in the women's suffrage movement in Montana; the first woman to serve in the United States House of Representatives (1880-1973)


  1. Jeannette Rankin

    Jeannette Pickering Rankin was the first woman in the United States Congress, elected in Montana in 1916 and again in 1940. After being elected in 1916 she said, "I may be the first woman member of Congress but I won’t be the last." A lifelong pacifist, she was one of fifty members of Congress who voted against entry into World War I in 1917, and the only member of Congress who voted against declaring war on Japan after the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jeannette rankin in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jeannette rankin in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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