Earnestine Shepherd, 74 yr old body builder.  Didn't start working out until she was 54.

Ernestine Shepherd, in shape at age 74

Earnestine Shepherd, 74 yr old body builder. Didn't start working out until she was 54.

Maggie Walker, the first woman to found & become president of an American bank, was the daughter of a former slave. She also founded a newspaper and department store. What an impressive woman!

Maggie Walker, the first woman to found & become president of an American bank, was the daughter of a former slave. She also founded a newspaper and department store. What an impressive woman!

"Hedy Lamarr is said to have tipped the balance of WWII. Not only is she almost unbelievably beautiful, she was also exceedingly clever. She was the co-inventor of an early wireless form of communication; her invention allowed shortwave radio communications on the field. She gave the invention, for no compensation, to the US Government. the Germans did not yet have this capability."

"Hedy Lamarr is said to have tipped the balance of WWII. Not only is she almost unbelievably beautiful, she was also exceedingly clever. She was the co-inventor of an early wireless form of communication; her invention allowed shortwave radio communications on the field. She gave the invention, for no compensation, to the US Government. the Germans did not yet have this capability."

Tao Porchon-Lynch is 93 years old, a yoga teacher, and dances the tango and samba whenever she gets the chance.  She says, "I don't believe in age.  I believe in the power of energy."

Tao Porchon-Lynch is 93 years old, a yoga teacher, and dances the tango and samba whenever she gets the chance. She says, "I don't believe in age. I believe in the power of energy."

Dr. Mildred Jefferson (1926-2010) The first black woman to graduate from Harvard Medical School, "I am at once a physician, a citizen and a woman, and I am not willing to stand aside and allow this concept of expendable human lives to turn this great land of ours into just another exclusive reservation where only the perfect, the privileged and the planned have the right to live."

Dr. Mildred Jefferson (1926-2010) The first black woman to graduate from Harvard Medical School, "I am at once a physician, a citizen and a woman, and I am not willing to stand aside and allow this concept of expendable human lives to turn this great land of ours into just another exclusive reservation where only the perfect, the privileged and the planned have the right to live."

Clara Barton (1821-1912), the founder and first president of the American Red Cross, acquired her broad skill set of urgent medical care, long-term care for invalids, locating and reuniting lost family members and soldiers, etc. through “on-the-job training” during some of the bloodiest battles of the Civil War.

Clara Barton (1821-1912), the founder and first president of the American Red Cross, acquired her broad skill set of urgent medical care, long-term care for invalids, locating and reuniting lost family members and soldiers, etc. through “on-the-job training” during some of the bloodiest battles of the Civil War.

Victoria Claflin Woodhull the first woman to run for President in 1872, a time when most women did not even have the right to vote.

The First Woman To Run For President — In 1872

Victoria Claflin Woodhull the first woman to run for President in 1872, a time when most women did not even have the right to vote.

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