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, 2019

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

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Jada Pinkett Smith
Beyonce
Oprah Winfrey

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

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Sister Mary
Mother Teresa
Jane Austen

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

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Harriet Tubman
Toni Morrison
Maya Angelou

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

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Nancy Pelosi
Dianne Feinstein
Hillary Clinton

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

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Rosa Parks
Daisy Bates
Ella Baker

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

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Elsa Peretti
Coco Chanel
Diane von Furstenberg

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

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Margaret Thatcher
Theresa May
Angela Merkel

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

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
Kamala Harris
Michelle Obama

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

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Susan B. Anthony
Marie Curie
Emily Dickinson

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

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Julia Child
Giada De Laurentiis
Ina Garten

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

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Amal Clooney
Malala Yousafzai
Amandla Stenberg

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

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Laurene Powell
Melinda Gates
MacKenzie Tuttle

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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Nancy Pelosi
Hillary Clinton
Abigail Adams

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

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Marilyn Monroe
Elizabeth Taylor
Audrey Hepburn

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

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Katy Perry
Beyonce
Rihanna

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

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Evanna Lynch
Emma Watson
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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