Why Famous: The main leader and strategist of the 1910s campaign for the Nineteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution (which prohibits sex discrimination in the right to vote).
Paul also spent a half century as leader of the National Woman's Party, which fought for her Equal Rights Amendment to secure constitutional equality for women.
- 1913-05-13 Women's suffrage march through Washington organized by Alice Paul and led by Inez Milholland
- 1917-01-10 Suffragettes the "Silent Sentinels" first protest outside The White House, in Washington led by Alice Paul and the National Woman's Party
- 1917-10-20 US suffragette Alice Paul begins a 7 month jail sentence for protesting women's rights in Washington