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Harriet Chalmers, una intrépida exploradora  Desde el siglo XIX se conocen muchas mujeres exploradoras que, en compañía de sus maridos, o bien solas, recorrieron las tierras inexploradas de todos los continentes. Se trata más de viajeras que contaron sus experiencias: Ida Pfeiffer en China; Mary Livingstone en África. Charlotte Canning, ayuda de cámara de la reina Victoria, que escribió sus experiencias en Calcuta; Lady Louisa Tenison que estuvo en España, Egipto, Siria, Petra, Beirut…

In the National Geographic Society didn't admit women, so Harriet Chalmers Adams, adventurer and female badass, founded the Society of Woman Geographers. She was regarded as the foremost woman explorer of her time.

Amelia Earhart fue una de las primeras mujeres aviadoras. Fue la primera mujer en cruzar el Atlántico en avión.

Amelia Mary Earhart The first woman to receive the U. Distinguished Flying Cross, awarded for becoming the first aviatrix to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. She set many other records, wrote best-selling books about her flying experiences.

June 18, 1997: Princess Diana with Mother Theresa at the Missionaries of Charity in South Bronx, New York.

Princess Diana life in photos

PRINCESS DIANA AND MOTHER TERESA After visiting Mother Teresa's Hospice for the Sick and Dying in India in February Diana traveled to Rome and New York where she reconnected with the Catholic saint and formed a strong bond .Two of my most admired ladies

Selma Lagerlöf, fue un autora sueca. Ella fue la primera mujer escritora en ganar el Premio Nobel de Literatura. "El maravilloso viaje de Nils Holgersson"

Selma Lagerlöf first female to win the Nobel prize and most widely known for her children's book Nils Holgerssons underbara resa genom Sverige (The Wonderful Adventures of Nils). Selma Lagerlöf was herself active as a speaker for the Woman's Suffrage.

Today's Historical Badass is: Osa Johnson   Narutalist, Adventurer, Photographer, and Filmmaker, Osa and her husband Martin spent the early 20th century studying the wildlife and people of East and Central Africa, the South Pacific   Islands and British North Borneo

Today's Historical Badass is: Osa Johnson Narutalist, Adventurer, Photographer, and Filmmaker, Osa and her husband Martin spent the early 20th century studying the wildlife and people of East and Central Africa, the South Pacific Islands and British North Borneo

Leyendas de Oriente: FRASES DE INDIRA GANDHI. "Hay que vigilar a los ministros que no pueden hacer nada sin dinero y a aquellos que quieren hacerlo todo sólo con dinero." "El amor jamás reclama; da siempre. El amor tolera, jamás se irrita, nunca se venga." "Con el puño cerrado no se puede intercambiar un apretón de manos." Indira Gandhi.

India ~~ Indira Gandhi ~~ You don't lead a country from crushing poverty to emerging power without making a few enemies. Richard Nixon considered her "an old witch," which can only fall in her favor.

This rare picture, taken at Bletchley where photography during wartime were strictly forbi...

Reunited: Women who helped crack Hitler's codes at Bletchley Park

codebreakers - the final secret. A forgotten photograph found in a desk drawer has cast light on the secretive world of the female codebreakers who operated the world's first electronic computer used to crack Nazi messages during the Second World War.

Marie-Claude Vaillant-Couturier (1912-1996) was a member of the resistance until 1942 when she was arrested, and sent first to Birkenau on 24 Jan 1943, then Ravensbruck. Marie-Claude remained at Ravensbruck even after the war, caring for the sick until the last POW left. Her powerful testimony at Nuremberg was devastating to the defence. Afterward, she slowly walked past the Nazis, looked each one in the eye, effectively unnerving them. Most bowed their heads; others, unrepentant, did not…

Marie-Claude Vaillant-Couturier was a member of the resistance until 1942 when she was arrested, and sent first to Birkenau on 24 Jan then Ravensbruck. Marie-Claude remained at Ravensbruck even after the war, caring for the sick until the last POW left.

La ingeniera y psicóloga Lillian Moller Gilbreth (1878-1972) nació un 24 de mayo

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.

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