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Women Prime Ministers and Presidents - 20th Century Heads of State

Female presidents and prime ministers: women as different as Corazon Aquino, Benazir Bhutto, Margaret Thatcher and Eva Peron.
  1. Heads of State 1900-1989 (65)
  2. Heads of State 1990-2000 (57)
  3. Heads of State 2001-2010 (1)
  4. Women Public Officials
  5. Women Rulers - 20th Century
  6. Women Rulers/Queens

Women Prime Ministers and Presidents: 20th Century
A complete list of the women who served as leaders of their countries -- presidents and prime ministers -- during the 20th century. Article also discusses some basic context of the political leadership of women.

Queens since 1945
An illustrated list, with short descriptions, of most of the women who have reigned with the title of Queen since the end of World War II.

Women Heads of State by Country
With a few errors, this list of women heads of state is an exhaustive list of women who have held such offices as presidents, ruling royalty (queens, duchesses, princesses, countesses, etc.), and prime ministers in many nations of the world.

Women in Power 1900-1940
An illustrated list, with short descriptions, of queens, prime ministers, presidents and other women leaders of "independent states and self-governing understate entities."

Women in Power 1940-1970
An illustrated list, with short descriptions, of queens, prime ministers, presidents and other women leaders of "independent states and self-governing understate entities."

Women in Power 1970-2000
An illustrated list, with short descriptions, of queens, prime ministers, presidents and other women leaders of "independent states and self-governing understate entities."

Women in Power From 2000
An illustrated list, with short descriptions, of queens, prime ministers, presidents and other women leaders of "independent states and self-governing understate entities."

Women Presidents since 1945
An illustrated list, with short descriptions, of women who have served as presidents since World War II ended, including some who acted as presiding officials without elections or with no real power.

Women Prime Ministers since 1945
An illustrated list, with short descriptions, of women who have served as their nations' prime ministers since the end of World War II.

Women Who Lead
Article in the Harvard University Gazette about a new organization, based at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government, to encourage women to enter politics and serve as a resource for women in leadership positions.

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