Sarah Lawrence College
Appointed host of PBS LGBT-themed series "In The Life."
Receives Oscar nomination for "Out Here on My Own"
Releases million-selling feminist anthem, "You Don't Own Me"
Hits number one aged 16 with "It's My Party"
Gore was the only female solo artist to perform at the legendary T.A.M.I. show in 1964.
A long-time social activist, Gore volunteered in Robert Kennedy's 1968 Presidential campaign and later worked for politician Bella Abzug in New York.
Gore appeared in the long-running Broadway show, "Smokey Joe's Cafe," in 1999.