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It's Full of Stars — Happy Birthday, Valentina Tereshkova!

Photograph of a female samurai warrior from the late 1800's. Wow! She is the definition of BAD ASS!

30 Badass Women That Changed The World We Live In Today -- One Of The Onna-Bugeisha, Female Samurai Warrior Of The Upper Bushi (Samurai), Class In Feudal Japan (Late

Amelia Earhart Was The First Female Aviator To Fly Solo Across The Atlantic Ocean (1928)  source Maud Stevens Wagner Was The First Known Female Tattoo Artist In The United States (1907)  source Margar

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Amelia Earhart Was The First Female Aviator To Fly Solo Across The Atlantic Ocean source Maud Stevens Wagner Was The First Known Female Tattoo Artist In The United States source Margar

Indigenous Guatemalan women face violent oppression over cement factory--Since 2007, 12 indigenous Kaqchikel communities in Guatemala have been fighting against the construction of an enormous cement factory they say will hurt the local environment, contaminate the water and destroy their flower industry. Like indigenous resistance groups around the world, they faced violent government repression and were placed under a “state of exception”

Indigenous Guatemalan women face violent oppression over cement factory

On this day in history, Valentina Tereshkova reentered the Earth's atmosphere after three days in space, becoming the first woman to go to space. #Womenrolemodels

Valentina Vladimirovna Tereshkova is a retired Soviet cosmonaut and engineer and the first woman to have flown in space.

21 mulheres incríveis que mudaram o mundo para melhor - Mega Curioso

21 mulheres incríveis que mudaram o mundo para melhor

In 1967, Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.” However, Switzer’s boyfriend and other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon.The photographs taken of the incident made world headlines, and Kathrine later won the NYC marathon with a time of 3:07:29.

Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer went after Switzer shouting. However, other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon.

Deborah Samson Gannett was an American woman who impersonated a man in order to serve in the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War.

Women Warriors: Deborah Samson Gannett - Notably taller than the average woman of her time, she disguised herself as a man and enlisted in the Continental Army in during the American Revolutionary War.

Only nursing majors would appreciate this as much as I do. :)  Nurses prepare for their night rounds in 1903.

Nurses prepare for their night rounds in another reason to love those wonderful night nurses!

primera astronauta mujer - Buscar con Google

"American Woman who Shatters the Space Ceiling: Sally Ride, Trailblazing Astronaut, Dies at age --NYTimes

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Sunshine babies- treatment of jaundice babies before UV technology. My granddaughter was treated for jaundice.

Mary Alfred Moes - Catholic nun who started Mayo Clinic. [160205-1330]

SISTER ACT: Mary Alfred Moes - Catholic nun who started Mayo Clinic. Mother Alfred Moes approached W. Mayo about establishing a hospital in Rochester if he agreed to staff the hospital.

Private Cathay Williams -pseudonym--"William Cathay" (American Civil War-United States Army) --Company A, 38th U.S. Infantry Regiment, Buffalo Soldiers--

Cathay Williams (September 1844 - was an American soldier in the U. Infantry, Company A. She is the first African-American female to enlist, and the only documented to serve in the United States Army posing as a man, under the pseudonym William Cathay.

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