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Amelia Mary Earhart was a noted American aviation pioneer and author. Earhart was the first woman to receive the U. Distinguished Flying Cross, awarded for becoming the first aviatrix to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.

Rita Levi-Montalcini had to battle against antisemitism and sexism. Photograph: Alessandra Benedetti

Rita Levi-Montalcini obituary

Rita Levi-Montalcini, who has died aged was the joint winner of the 1986 Nobel prize for physiology and medicine. She opened up a huge new area of research into all aspects of normal and abnormal growth, including cancer.

Mary Helen MacKillop (1842-1909), by unknown photographer, c1870

Fakebook Gallery searchable archive of Fakebooks, great for history lessons, students can also create their own of a historical figure of their choice.

Daisy May Bates (1863-1951), by Moore's Studio, 1936

Daisy May Bates by Moore's Studio, She lived in the Australian Outback and was called the White Grandmother by the aboriginal people. She served as friend to them, and recorded volumes of their langauge and dialects.

Caroline Chisholm, by Angelo Collen Hayter, 1852

Biography - Caroline Chisholm - Australian Dictionary of Biography

Fanny Durack, by Exchange Studios, 1912

Sarah Frances "Fanny" Durack October 1889 – 20 March was an Australian swimmer. From 1910 until 1918 she was the world's greatest female swimmer of all distances from freestyle sprints to the mile marathon.

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Film posters - Audrey Hepburn posters - Audrey Hepburn Breakfast At Tiffanys poster featuring the famous image from Breakfast At Tiffanys with Audrey Hepburn and Cigarello. Officially licensed Audrey Hepburn Breakfast At Tiffanys poster

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English novelist Jane Austen, shown here in an original family portrait, was born in December of Pride and Prejudice, Austen's most widely-read novel, was first published on January (Hulton Archive/Getty Images).

Elizabeth Kenny (1880-1952), by unknown photographer, c1917

Sister Elizabeth Kenny - She was an unaccredited Australian nurse who promoted a new approach to the treatment of poliomyelitis. Kenny's principles of muscle rehabilitation became the foundation of physical therapy, or physiotherapy.


Here's a little Thanksgiving turkey talk to discuss around the table. Thanksgiving became a national holiday all thanks to a woman named Sarah Hale. An American writer, the author of .

Emmeline Pankhurst

Emmeline Pankhurst weds She delivers Christabelle Oct 1880 . Estelle Sylvia 1882 Henry (Frank) 1884 died of diphtheria .