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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, ...
http://womensissues.about.com/od/thepoliticalarena/a/Record-Number-Of-Women-In-Congress-In-2013-In-Both-House-Senate.htm
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 ...
http://womensissues.about.com/od/milestonesadvancements/a/ShirleyChisholm.htm
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.
http://womensissues.about.com/od/historicalfigures/tp/Timeline-Of-Female-Supreme-Court-Justices.htm
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  ...
http://canadaonline.about.com/od/womeningovernment/a/firstswomengov.htm
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.
http://canadaonline.about.com/cs/primeminister/p/pmkimcampbell.htm
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.
http://canadaonline.about.com/cs/elections/a/electionfirsts.htm
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 ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/library/misc/bl_astronauts.htm
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.
http://golf.about.com/od/golferswomen/ss/top_50_women_3.htm
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 ...
http://rap.about.com/od/artists/ig/Top-10-Female-Rappers/Lil-Kim.htm
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  ...
http://womenshistory.about.com/od/africanamerican/a/black_women.htm
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