Miriam Moses, OBE JP, social reformer and first woman Mayor of Stepney, 1931 - 1932, was born here in 1886.
The ODNB gives her birth year as 1884 not 1886.
Site: Miriam Moses (1 memorial)
E1, Princelet Street, 17
Next door is 19 Princelet Street, open to the public and well worth a visit.