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This Week in History: A fact for February

Lesley Gore

Lesley Gore’s “You Don’t Own Me” Climbs Billboard Charts

February 1, 1964
"I don’t care what age you are—whether you’re 16 or 116—there’s nothing more wonderful than standing on the stage and shaking your finger and singing, ‘Don’t tell me what to do.’” - Singer Lesley Gore

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Jewish Women's Archive. "This Week in History: A fact for February." (Viewed on May 24, 2016) <http://jwa.org/thisweek/feb/random>.

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