Not only was Japanese mountaineer Junko Tabei the first woman to ever trek to Mount Everest’s summit, but she also was the first
Became a world-renowned physicist during a time when women weren’t regarded for these types of roles. Born in Poland, Curie left Warsaw in
She’s a passionate organizer for women’s suffrage, had ambitions beyond getting women the right to vote. Crystal Eastman, one of the most influential
She continues to fight for the right of girls to go to school. She grew up in Pakistan, where the Taliban took control.
She broke barriers in American politics as the first African American woman in Congress during a time of extreme discrimination in the United