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...