Juliette Gordon Low, American founder of the Girl Scouts of the USA (b. 1860) died on January 17, 1927.
January 17, 1927
Juliette Gordon Low was the American founder of Girl Scouts of the USA. Inspired by the work of Lord Baden-Powell, founder of Boy Scouts, she joined the Girl Guide movement in England, forming her own group of Girl Guides there in 1911.