Fab Five

“Fab Five” Monthly Biographies: Hispanic Heritage Month

The "Fab Five," NWHM's monthly curated selection of biographies and learning resources featuring five notable women from history and current newsmakers. Beginning in 1988, the United States government recognizes Hispanic Heritage Month between September 15 and October 15 to celebrate the achievements and contributions of Hispanic Americans. This month, the Museum is amplifying the stories of Latinas in the 20th century and the contributions they have made to their communities and the nation. Learn more about Nina Otero-Warren, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Dolores Huerta, Sandra Cisneros and Carmen Herrera in this month’s “Fab Five.”