Historydraft LogoHistorydraft Logo HistorydraftbetaHistorydraft Logo Historydraftbeta

Great Women in History

The female characters affected history.

Princess Diana1961-07-01 to 1997-08-31

Was a member of the British royal family. She was the first wife of Charles, Prince of Wales, and th...

Angela Merkel1954-07-17 to Present

Angela Dorothea Merkel is a German politician serving as Chancellor of Germany since 2005. She serve...

Halimah Yacob1954-08-23 to Present

Halimah binti Yacob is a Singaporean politician who is the current President of Singapore. Formerly ...

Indira Gandhi1917-11-19 to 1984-10-31

Indira Priyadarshini Gandhi was an Indian politician, stateswoman and a central figure of the Indian...

Mother Teresa1910-08-25 to 1997-09-04

Mary Teresa Bojaxhiu (26 August 1910 – 5 September 1997), commonly known as Mother Teresa and honour...

Marie Curie1867-11-07 to 1934-07-04

Marie Skłodowska Curie was a Polish and naturalized-French physicist and chemist who conducted pione...

Sojourner Truth1797-01-01 to 1883-11-26

Sojourner Truth (1797 – November 26, 1883) was an African-American abolitionist and women's rights a...

Anna May Wong1905-01-03 to 1961-02-03

Anna May Wong (born Wong Liu Tsong; January 3, 1905 – February 3, 1961) was an American actress, con...

Ruby Bridges1954-09-08 to Present

Ruby Nell Bridges Hall (born September 8, 1954) is an American civil rights activist. She was the fi...

Rosa Parks1913-02-04 to 2005-10-24

Rosa Louise McCauley Parks was an American activist in the civil rights movement best known for her ...

Margaret Thatcher1925-10-13 to 2013-04-08

Margaret Hilda Thatcher was a British stateswoman who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom...

Theresa May1956-09-30 to Present

Theresa Mary May MP (born 1 October 1956) is a British politician serving as Prime Minister of the U...