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Benazir Bhutto 1953 - 2007 Benazir Bhutto was the first female prime minister of a Muslim country. She helped to move Pakistan from a dictatorship to democracy,  becoming Prime Minister in 1988. She sought to implement social reforms, in particular helping women and the poor. She was assassinated in 2007.

Benazir Bhutto 1953 - 2007 Benazir Bhutto was the first female prime minister of a Muslim country. She helped to move Pakistan from a dictatorship to democracy, becoming Prime Minister in 1988. She sought to implement social reforms, in particular helping women and the poor. She was assassinated in 2007.

U.K. Women carpenters, 1941 vintage found photo 40s war era overalls work wear rosie riveter style fashion ~

U.K. Women carpenters, 1941 vintage found photo 40s war era overalls work wear rosie riveter style fashion ~

13th April 1940: A woman ambulance driver of the British Women's Auxiliary Army, Motor Transport Corps or MTC, in France. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images) ~

13th April 1940: A woman ambulance driver of the British Women's Auxiliary Army, Motor Transport Corps or MTC, in France. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images) ~

1858 – She refused to give up her seat or ride in the “colored” section of a segregated trolley car in Philadelphia (100 years before Rosa Parks) and wrote one her most famous poems, “Bury Me In A Free Land,” when she got very sick while on a lecturing tour. Her short story “The Two Offers” became the first short story to be published by an African American.

1858 – She refused to give up her seat or ride in the “colored” section of a segregated trolley car in Philadelphia (100 years before Rosa Parks) and wrote one her most famous poems, “Bury Me In A Free Land,” when she got very sick while on a lecturing tour. Her short story “The Two Offers” became the first short story to be published by an African American.

Lucy Burns was jailed in 1917 because she asked for ketchup on her eggs Benedict. Should've been hung!

Lucy Burns was jailed in 1917 because she asked for ketchup on her eggs Benedict. Should've been hung!

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