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Record Number of Women in Congress in 2013 - Women's Issues
Other Notable Female Firsts. The only woman nominated for governor by a major party in the 2012 election, Democrat Maggie Hassan won in New Hampshire, ...
Shirley Chisholm: 1st Black Woman to Run for President
As a woman and a person of color, she has a long lists of firsts to her credit, including: First African ... Is the U.S. Ready For a Female President? Qualities of ...
Timeline of Female Supreme Court Justices - Women's Issues
Sandra Day O'Connor (1981-2005) - First Female Justice. Compared to ... Like them she broke new ground, accomplishing many firsts prior to her nomination.
10 Firsts for Canadian Women in Government - Canada News
Ten historical firsts - from the first Canadian woman member of parliament to the first ... and the election of 1921 was the first federal election that included female  ...
Kim Campbell Biography - Canada News - About.com
Kim Campbell was the first woman to be Prime Minister of Canada. She can also claim other firsts for Canadian women in government.
Firsts in Canadian Federal Elections - Canada News - About.com
In every election campaign, politicians are eager to claim historic firsts. ... and the election of 1921 was the first federal election that included female candidates.
Women Astronauts and Cosmonauts - Women's History - About.com
A listing of the "firsts" for women in space: first women in space, first women in the ... Jerrie Cobb - Biography of Jerri Cobb - First Female Astronaut · Biography of ...
Top 50 Female Golfers: Nos. 40 to 36 - About.com
Here are golfers Nos. 40 to No. 36 in this ranking of the Top 50 female golfers of all time.
10 Best Female Rappers - Rap/Hip-Hop - About.com
Lil' Kim's The Naked Truth was the first album by a female rapper to receive the prestigious 5 mics award from The Source . In hindsight, the award was well ...
Women of Black History: More than 70 You Should Know
Women Voting: About Women's Suffrage · Marie Curie - Hulton Archive / Getty Images. 80+ Famous Female Scientists: Which Ones Can You Name? Women in  ...
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