Ladies with attitude: HL - one of the smartest women. Inventor who "co-patent the technology for today's cellphones, Wi-Fi and GPS by building a torpedo for the U.S.Navy." Hedy Lamarr, Hedi Lamarr, Vintage Glamour, Classic Beautiful, Hands Fans, Movie Stars, Silver Screens, Hollywood, Hedylamarr
It's hard to believe that not too long ago, women weren't allowed to vote in the US. Things have changed in the US and people belonging to minority groups worked hard to fight for the rights that I have today. I think it is important to exercise your right to vote and I believe it is my duty as a citizen to stay informed with what is going on in the government.
Giulia Tofana was an Italian professional poisoner. She was famous for selling poison to women who wanted to murder their husbands. She was the inventor of the famous poison Aqua Tofana, which is named after her.
Irene Gut Opdyke - Polish Righteous Among the Nations (awarded in 1982) (hid many Jews) Click link for more information.
Ellen (Nellie) Swallow Richards - the foremost female industrial & environmental chemist in the 19th-century US, pioneering the field of home economics. She was the first woman admitted to MIT & its first female instructor; the first woman in the US accepted to any school of science or Technology, & the first American woman with a degree in chemistry.--WIKI-Bio
Nettie Stevens (1861 – 1912). Biologist. Scientist at Bryn Mawr College. Discovered that the X and Y chromosome were responsible for determining the sex of individuals. At the time, the chromosomal theory of inheritance was not yet accepted, and it was commonly believed that gender was determined by the mother and/or environmental factors. Most scientists did not embrace Stevens's theory immediately.