Sally Ride

Sally Ride (1951 - 2012) The first American woman to go to space. Quote: "If we want scientists and engineers in the...

Eleanor Roosevelt

Eleanor Roosevelt (1884 - 1962) American political figure, diplomat and activist; longest-serving first lady Quote: "Women are like teabags. You don't know...

Amelia Earhart

Amelia Earhart (1897 - 1939) an American aviation pioneer and author. Earhart was the first female aviator to fly solo across the...

Rosa Parks

Rosa Parks (1913 - 2005) American activist in the civil rights movement best known for her pivotal role in the Montgomery Bus...

Coretta Scott King

Coretta Scott King (1927 - 2006) American author, activist, & civil rights leader Quote: "Women, if the soul of the nation is...

Hattie Ophelia Caraway

(1878 - 1950) American politician & the first woman elected to serve a full term as a United States Senator Quote: "If...

Bella Azbug

(1920 - 1998) American lawyer, U.S. Representative, & leader of the Women's Movement Quote: "The test for whether or not you can...

Susan B. Anthony

Susan B. Anthony (1820 - 1906) American Social Reformer & Women's Rights Activist Quote: "No man is good enough to govern any woman without her consent." Susan B. Anthony was born on February...

Amelia Boynton Robinson

Amelia Boynton Robinson (1911 - 2015) American activist who was a leader of the American Civil Rights Movement in Alabama Quote: "Only...

Muriel Siebert

Muriel Siebert (1928 - 2013) The First Woman of Finance Quote: "There were no female role models, so I just blazed my...