Jane GoodallJane Goodall
03 April 1934, British
Primatologist
Florence NightingaleFlorence Nightingale
12 May 1820, British
Founder of Modern Nursing

Mary WollstonecraftMary Wollstonecraft
27 April 1759, British
Writer

Alice RobertsAlice Roberts
19 May 1973, British
Anthropologist

Marie StopesMarie Stopes
15 October 1880, British
Paleobotanist & Women’s Rights Activists

Mary SomervilleMary Somerville
26 December 1780, British, Scottish
Mathematician, Linguist, Translator, Astronomer,
Susie DentSusie Dent
21 September 1967, British
Lexicographer, Linguist

Lucy WorsleyLucy Worsley
18 December 1973, British
Historian

Bettany HughesBettany Hughes
1968 AD, British
historian
Suzannah LipscombSuzannah Lipscomb
07 December 1978, British
historian

Karen ArmstrongKaren Armstrong
14 November 1944, British
Theologian, Writer, University teacher
Emma Georgina RothschildEmma Georgina Rothschild
16 May 1948, British
Economic historian, Historian, University teacher,

Melanie KleinMelanie Klein
30 March 1882, Austrian, British
Psychanalyst

Joy AdamsonJoy Adamson
20 January 1910, Austrian, Czech, British
Naturalist

Philippa FootPhilippa Foot
03 October 1920, British
Philosopher, University teacher

Laura MulveyLaura Mulvey
15 August 1941, British
Art historian, Film director
Antonia FraserAntonia Fraser
27 August 1932, British
Novelist

Harriet MartineauHarriet Martineau
12 June 1802, British
Linguist, Journalist, Economist, Historian,

G. E. M. AnscombeG. E. M. Anscombe
18 March 1919, Irish, British
Philosopher

Beatrice WebbBeatrice Webb
22 January 1858, British
Sociologist
Mary LeakeyMary Leakey
06 February 1913, British
Paleoanthropologist

Joan RobinsonJoan Robinson
31 October 1903, British
Economist
Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-TyneMargaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle-upon-Tyne
1623 AD, British
philosopher, scientist, poet, science fiction

Margaret MurrayMargaret Murray
13 July 1863, British
Anthropologist, Archaeologist, Egyptologist

Alison WeirAlison Weir
1951 AD, British
historian, biographer
Anne TreismanAnne Treisman
27 February 1935, British, American
Psychologist, University teacher

Mary DouglasMary Douglas
25 March 1921, Italian, British
Anthropologist
Brenda MilnerBrenda Milner
15 July 1918, Canadian, British
Neuroscientist, Psychologist, University teacher

Anita BrooknerAnita Brookner
16 July 1928, British
Author

Mary MidgleyMary Midgley
13 September 1919, British
Philosopher, Author, University teacher, Writer
Lesley BlanchLesley Blanch
06 June 1904, British
Author

Continue Reading Below
Frances WrightFrances Wright
06 September 1795, British
Writer, Philosopher
Fiona WoodFiona Wood
02 February 1958, Australian, British
Plastic surgeon, Physician

Catherine BoothCatherine Booth
17 January 1829, British
Religious leader

Lisa JardineLisa Jardine
12 April 1944, British
Historian, Professor, Non-fiction writer

Mary AstellMary Astell
12 November 1666, British
Writer, Philosopher, Feminist
Margaret ForsterMargaret Forster
25 May 1938, British
Novelist
Elizabeth CarterElizabeth Carter
16 December 1717, British
Poet

Kathleen RaineKathleen Raine
14 June 1908, British
Poet

Margaret HassanMargaret Hassan
18 April 1945, British
Economist

Carole PatemanCarole Pateman
11 December 1940, British
Political Scientist
Charlotte Mary YongeCharlotte Mary Yonge
11 August 1823, British
Novelist

Dorothy GarrodDorothy Garrod
05 May 1892, British
Archaeologist

Meave LeakeyMeave Leakey
28 July 1942, British
Paleoanthropologist

Catharine MacaulayCatharine Macaulay
02 April 1731, British
Historian

Evangeline BoothEvangeline Booth
25 December 1865, British
Theologian
Mary Russell MitfordMary Russell Mitford
16 December 1787, British
Author

Noreena HertzNoreena Hertz
24 September 1967, British
Economist, Journalist
Catharine Parr TraillCatharine Parr Traill
09 January 1802, Canadian, British
Author

Audrey RichardsAudrey Richards
08 July 1899, British
Anthropologist

Mary BeardMary Beard
01 January 1955, British
Professor
Gertrude Caton ThompsonGertrude Caton Thompson
01 February 1888, British
Archaeologist

Eva CraneEva Crane
12 June 1912, British
Researcher
Anne GrantAnne Grant
21 February 1755, British
Poet, Historian

Eveline M. BurnsEveline M. Burns
16 March 1900, British, American
Economist

Ruth GoodmanRuth Goodman
1963 AD, British
 

Audrey I. RichardsAudrey I. Richards
08 July 1899, British
Anthropologist

Dame Kathleen KenyonDame Kathleen Kenyon
05 January 1906, British
Archaeologist