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History of Women's Basketball in America (1891-Present)
first women's basketball team organized by Senda Berenson at Smith College, adapting Naismith's rules to emphasize cooperation, with three zones and six ...
Top 10 Women in Mathematics History
Women's History Expert ... She was the first woman appointed a university professor of mathematics, though there's doubt she took up the chair. More . Ads .
Important Women in Psychology History - About.com
When you read many introductions to psychology history, one of the first things you may notice is the fact that there are relatively few women mentioned.
Women Candidates for President of the United ... - Women's History
What woman ran for US president first? And which women have run since? Find a list of the female candidates for US president here.
Top 100 Women of History - How Many Do You Recognize?
A list of the top 100 women of history on the web, arranged in sequence of their ... Elizabeth Blackwell was the first woman in the world to graduate from medical ...
Women in Aviation - Timeline - Pilots - Women's History - About.com
A Chronology of Women Pilots and Women's Flight History. By Jone Johnson ... 1784 - Elisabeth Thible becomes the first woman to fly - in a hot air balloon.
Gymnastics: Greatest Moments in Olympic History
The Greatest Moments in Olympic Gymnastics History .... She became a media sensation overnight and was the first woman ever to be featured on a Wheaties ...
Women in History - The Scientists - Inventors - About.com
Women in History - Nobel Prize Winner. Katherine Blodgett (1898-1979) was a woman of many firsts. She was the first female scientist hired by General ...
Amelia Earhart - 20th Century History - About.com
As a pilot, Amelia Earhart set many world flying records. She became the first woman to fly across the Atlantic Ocean and the first person to make a solo flight ...
A List of Phenomenal Women in Music History - Music Education
In 1937, she became the first woman to conduct a program in its entirety with London's Royal Philharmonic. Nadia Boulanger taught privately too, maintaining  ...
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