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These Women Have Had An Impact On The Modern World Beyond Our Imagination (49 pics)

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Irena Sendlerowa - Woman Who Smuggled Approximately 2,500 Jewish Children Out Of The Warsaw Ghett

Malala Yousafzai, 19, Pakistani Activist For Female Education Who Survived Being Shot In The Head By The Taliban, The Youngest Ever Nobel Prize Laureate

A Woman Hitting A Neo-Nazi With Her Handbag In Växjö, Sweden (13 April, 1985)

Marie Curie Was A Polish Scientist Famous For Her Work On Radioactivity, The First Woman To Win A Nobel Prize And The Only Woman To Win Twice

Margaret Heafield Was A Director Of Software Engineering For NASA's Apollo Space Program (1969)

Nujood Ali, Given To Abusive Husband At Age 10, Divorced Him And Broke Tribal Tradition

These Women Were Firefighters At Pearl Harbor (1941)

A 106-Year-Old Woman Who Protected Her Home With A Rifle, In Armenia (1990)

Muslim Woman Covers The Yellow Star Of Her Jewish Neighbor With Her Veil (1941)

Voting Activist Annie Lumpkins At The Little Rock City Jail (10 July, 1961)

One Of The Onna-Bugeisha, Female Samurai Warrior Of The Upper Bushi (Samurai), Class In Feudal Japan (Late 1800's)

Maud Stevens Wagner Was The First Known Female Tattoo Artist In The United States (1907)

Jane Goodall, Leading Primatologist And Conservationalist

Anne Frank Was A Jewish Diarist And Writer

Amelia Earhart Was The First Female Aviator To Fly Solo Across The Atlantic Ocean (1928)

Rosa Louise Mccauley Parks - Civil Rights Activist

Mary Winsor Holding Suffrage Prisoners Banner In Washington D.C. (1917)

Annette Kellerman Promoted Women’s Right To Wear A Fitted One-Piece Bathing Suit (1907). She Was Arrested For Indecency

Russia-Born Valentina Tereshkova Became The First Woman In Space Aboard The Vostok 6 (1963)

Eliza Leonida Zamfirescu, The First Woman Engineer In The World

Mary Jackson, Dorothy Vaughan, And Katherine Johnson- 3 Wwoman Who Worked With Nasa And There Has Recently Been A Movie Made About Them Called Hidden Figures.

Ftima El Fihria The Founder Of The First University In The World - Fes, Morocco

Florence Nightingale - 1st Nurse To Teach Basic Sanitation Between Patients

Nadia Comaneci - The First Women To Score A Perfect 10 In Gymnastics At The Olympic Games

Marina Ginestà Was A French Veteran Of The Spanish Civil War. This Is Her Most Famous Picture At The Top Of Hotel Colón In Barcelona (21 July, 1936)

Komako Kimura, A Prominent Japanese Suffragist Marched On Fifth Avenue In New York City Demanding The Right To Vote (27 October, 1917)

Ana Aslan (Romania) - She Is Considered To Be A Pioneer Of Gerontology And Geriatrics

Taramon Bibi Is One Of The Two Female Freedom Fighters In Bangladesh

Women Of The 1975 Icelandic Women's Strike, Kvennafrídagurinn, When 90% Of The Female Population Of Iceland Went On Strike To “demonstrate The Indispensable Work Of Women For Iceland’s Economy And Society”

Ellen O'neal, One Of The Greatests Female Freestyle Skateboarders In The World (1970)

Smaranda Brăescu, Romanian parachuting Pioneer, Former Multiple World Record Holder (1932)

Mileva Maric, Serbian Physicist, Einsteins Wife. Worthy "His" Nobel Prize

Angela Davis (1944), American Political Activist, Scholar, Author & Feminist

Bertha Von Suttner - First Woman Peace Activist And First Woman To Be Awarded Nobel Peace Prize

Women's Liberation Coalition Marching For Equal Pay (1970)

Yusra Mardini Syrian Teenage Refugee Who Swam For Hours In The Sea Pushing A Sinking Boat With Other Refugees To Safety

Coretta Scott King. American Author, Activist, Civil Rights Leader, And The Wife Of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Girls Deliver Ice. Heavy Work That Formerly Belonged To Men Only Is Being Done By Girls (16 September, 1918)

Rita Levi-Montalcini - Italian Nobel Laureate Honoured For Her Work In Neurobiology

Harriet Tubman, Who Helped Slaves Escape Via The Underground Railroad.

Gertrude Caroline Ederle Became The First Woman To Swim Across The English Channel (1926)

Billie Jean King. US Tennis Legend & Became The First Prominent Female Athlete To Come Out

Jeanne Manford With Her Son Morty, Foreground, Marching In The New York City Gay Pride Parade (1972)

Sarla Thakral Was First Indian Woman To Fly. She Earned An Aviation Pilot License In 1936 At The Age Of 21 And Flew A Gypsy Moth Solo

A Woman Drinking Tea, In The Aftermath Of A German Bombing Raid During The London Blitz (1940)

Suu Kyi Was Under House Arrest For 15 Years For Her Pre-Democracy Campaigning

Simone De Beauvoir, French Feminist, Who Wrote "The Manifesto Of The 343", 1971

Imone Segouin, The 18 Year Old French Résistance Fighter (1944)

These Four Female Pilots Leaving Their Plane At The Four-Engine School At Lockbourne AAF (Early 1940s)










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