Viola Liuzzo was murdered on March 1965 after the Selma-to-Montgomery Civil Rights March. She was a civil rights activist from Michigan. She is the only white woman honored at the Montgomery Civil Rights Memorial.
Stephanie Kwolek is the research scientist who invented Kevlar in the material so strong it can stop a bullet. It currently helps protect our Troops as they protect us. Interesting to think men invented guns and a woman invented bulletproof material.
Dyslexia, hearing loss & the fact that she was one of the only female doctors at Johns Hopkins in the early didn't stop Dr. Helen Taussig from founding the field of pediatric cardiology with her innovation of the Blalock-Taussig shunt.
Lillian Evelyn Moller Gilbreth was an American psychologist and industrial engineer. One of the first working female engineers holding a Ph., she is held to be the first true industrial/organizational psychologist.
Florence Barbara Seibert was born in Easton, Pennsylvania on October 1897 (d. August She was an American biochemist known for isolating a pure form of tuberculin used in the standard TB test. She is a member of the U. National Womens Hall of Fame.
Clara Campoamor Nacida en Madrid en 1888. Es considerada como una de las madres del movimiento feminista y sufragista en España, siendo una de las tres diputadas de las cortes constituyentes de la II República. Defensora de la igualdad de derechos de la mujer, fue una de las impulsoras de la aprobación del sufragio universal en España, logrando el voto femenino en las primeras elecciones republicanas, así como la primera ley del divorcio.