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100 Most Important Women in World History

Famous Women Who Have Made a Difference


From time to time, people publish lists of "top 100" of women in history. As I think about who I'd put into my own Top 100 list of women important to world history, the women in the list below would at least make it to my first draft list.

Below my list, there's a link where you can suggest your own favorites for "top 100 women in world history."

Women's Rights

Heads of state:

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Inventors and Scientists

Medicine and Nursing

Social Reform


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