Gloria Steinem was born in Toledo, Ohio, on March 25, 1934. She is an American feminist, writer, social and political activist, and cofounder of Ms. magazine. "She also founded and co-founded many groups, including the Women's Action Alliance, on which she served as chair of the board throughout the 1970s; the NWPC, the Coalition of Labor Union Women; the Ms. Foundation for Women; Choice USA; and Women's Media Center. From 1971 to 1975, she served on the Advisory Board of the Westbeth Playwrights Feminist Collective—one of the first NYC public based feminist theater groups." (Source:Wikipedia)
Official website of Gloria Steinem.