Frances Perkins, 1880-1965

    A workers-rights advocate, the 4th US Secretary of Labor, the first woman in this position, the first woman to serve as a cabinet secretary, and the first woman to serve in a Presidential cabinet.
    Category: Politics & Leaders, Activism & Feminism, Academy & Education.


    Kamala Harris, 1964

    A lawyer, the first woman to serve as California attorney general, a US Senator from California, and the first woman of color to run as the vice-presidential nominee for a major party.
    Category: Politics & Leaders, Law.

  • Madonna, 1958

    Best-selling musician, singer-songwriter, dancer, and actress. Famous for her contribution to women’s sexual liberation in pop culture.
    Category: Music, Theater & Cinema, Business & Entrepreneurship, Fashion & Beauty, Philanthropy.

  • Janet Yellen, 1946

    An American economist and the first woman to serve as the Chair of the Federal Reserve from 2014 to 2018.
    Category: Business & Entrepreneurship, Economics & Finance, Academy & Education.

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