Can You Name All Of These Influential Women From The Past & Present?

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How many of these powerful women do you know?

Try to identify influential women throughout history from entertainment, politics, sports, and the arts!

 Mar 08, 2020

1 of 18One of the greatest black philanthropists, known for her talk show.

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Jada Pinkett Smith
Oprah Winfrey
Beyonce

2 of 18She received a Nobel Peace Prize for her charitable work.

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Mother Teresa
Jane Austen
Sister Mary

3 of 18An abolitionist who used the underground railroad to free slaves.

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Maya Angelou
Harriet Tubman
Toni Morrison

4 of 18A politician and former First Lady who recently ran for President.

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Hillary Clinton
Nancy Pelosi
Dianne Feinstein

5 of 18A civil rights activist known as “the mother of the freedom movement”.

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Ella Baker
Rosa Parks
Daisy Bates

6 of 18This French designer is a fashion and lifestyle icon.

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Coco Chanel
Diane von Furstenberg
Elsa Peretti

7 of 18The first female Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

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Margaret Thatcher
Angela Merkel
Theresa May

8 of 18This former First Lady is passionate about health for young Americans.

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Michelle Obama
Kamala Harris
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

9 of 18This activist played a critical role in the women’s suffrage movement.

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Marie Curie
Emily Dickinson
Susan B. Anthony

10 of 18Her passion for cooking made this French chef a culinary icon.

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Julia Child
Ina Garten
Giada De Laurentiis

11 of 18The youngest Nobel Peace Prize recipient, advocates for female education.

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Amandla Stenberg
Malala Yousafzai
Amal Clooney

12 of 18She has donated over $28 million through her charity foundation.

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Melinda Gates
MacKenzie Tuttle
Laurene Powell

13 of 18This Mexican artist is known for her empowered self portraits.

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Georgia O'Keeffe
Frida Kahlo
Clara Peeters

14 of 18This politician is in her second term as the Speaker of the House.

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Abigail Adams
Nancy Pelosi
Hillary Clinton

15 of 18This 1950’s blonde bombshell is an iconic actress.

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Audrey Hepburn
Elizabeth Taylor
Marilyn Monroe

16 of 18This record breaking singer has sold over 160 million records.

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Rihanna
Katy Perry
Beyonce

17 of 18After starring in Harry Potter, she become a UN Women Goodwill ambassador.

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Emma Watson
Evanna Lynch
Bonnie Wright

18 of 18This pro tennis player currently holds the most Grand Slam titles.

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Martina Navratilova
Serena Williams
Maria Sharapova
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