Isabella MacDuff (1285-1313) was a heroine during the Wars of Scottish Independence. These wars were between England and Scotland in the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries. Isabella
Dorothy Hodgkin (1910-1994) was a British chemist who developed protein crystallography. She won a Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1964 for her work in the
Katharine Houghton Hepburn (1907-2003) She is my favorite. She is my version of classic. IMHO she came off as a no nonsense, give three shits
Claudette Colvin is a civil rights pioneer. On March 2, 1955, she refused to give up her bus seat for a white woman on an
Grace D Banker (1892-1960) was a telephone operator during World War 1. She, along with several other women telephone operators, were known as the Hello Girls.
One of my favorite pastimes is tracing the history of my ancestors. In recent years I did the DNA test kit through the ancestry website