Throughout history, there have been many British women leaders who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great British female leaders such as Queen Victoria, Margaret Thatcher, Annie Besant, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Anne Boleyn.
Queen Victoria Queen Victoria
24 May 1819, British
Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and
Margaret ThatcherMargaret Thatcher
13 October 1925, British
Former British Prime Minister

Catherine, Duchess of CambridgeCatherine, Duchess of Cambridge
09 January 1982, British
The Duchess of Cambridge

Anne BoleynAnne Boleyn
1501 AD, British
Marquess of Pembroke

Theresa MayTheresa May
01 October 1956, British
Member of Parliament of the United Kingdom

Rachel JohnsonRachel Johnson
03 September 1965, British
Editor, Journalist
Annie BesantAnnie Besant
01 October 1847, British
Member of the London School Board

Shirley WilliamsShirley Williams
27 July 1930, British
Political Leader

Philippa of LancasterPhilippa of Lancaster
31 March 1359, British

Nancy AstorNancy Astor
19 May 1879, British
First Woman MP in the House of Commons
Elizabeth IElizabeth I
07 September 1533, British

Diane AbbottDiane Abbott
27 September 1953, British
Politician, Journalist
Jo CoxJo Cox
22 June 1974, British

Ann WiddecombeAnn Widdecombe
04 October 1947, British

Nicola SturgeonNicola Sturgeon
19 July 1970, British, Scottish
Political Leader
Jess PhillipsJess Phillips
09 October 1981, British
Political Leader

Glenda JacksonGlenda Jackson
09 May 1936, British
Harriet HarmanHarriet Harman
30 July 1950, British
Politician, Lawyer, Solicitor

Betty BoothroydBetty Boothroyd
08 October 1929, British

Emily ThornberryEmily Thornberry
27 July 1960, British
Karren BradyKarren Brady
04 April 1969, British
Business Women

Anna SoubryAnna Soubry
07 December 1956, British
Layla MoranLayla Moran
12 September 1982, British

Esther McVeyEsther McVey
24 October 1967, British

Mary IIMary II
30 April 1662, British

Andrea LeadsomAndrea Leadsom
13 May 1963, British
Tanni Grey-ThompsonTanni Grey-Thompson
26 July 1969, British
Television presenter, Politician, Athletics
Caroline LucasCaroline Lucas
09 December 1960, British
Political Leader

Justine GreeningJustine Greening
30 April 1969, British
Political Leader

Kate HoeyKate Hoey
21 June 1946, British
Political Leader

Yvette CooperYvette Cooper
20 March 1969, British
Political Leader
Frances BarberFrances Barber
13 May 1957, British

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Mo MowlamMo Mowlam
18 September 1949, British

Samantha CameronSamantha Cameron
18 April 1971, British
Housewife, Businessperson

Louise MenschLouise Mensch
28 June 1971, British

Nadine DorriesNadine Dorries
21 May 1957, British
Political Leader
Claire WilliamsClaire Williams
21 July 1976, British

Mary SlessorMary Slessor
02 December 1848, British
Maud GonneMaud Gonne
21 December 1866, Irish, British

Leanne WoodLeanne Wood
13 December 1971, British

Clare ShortClare Short
15 February 1946, British
Ann LeeAnn Lee
29 February 1736, British
Religious leader

Florence GreenFlorence Green
19 February 1901, British
Catherine BoothCatherine Booth
17 January 1829, British
Religious leader

Catherine Ashton, Baroness Ashton of UphollandCatherine Ashton, Baroness Ashton of Upholland
20 March 1956, British

Elizabeth Alexandra MaryElizabeth Alexandra Mary
21 April 1926, British

Dame Christabel Harriette PankhurstDame Christabel Harriette Pankhurst
22 September 1880, British

Barbara Anne Castle, Baroness Castle of BlackburnBarbara Anne Castle, Baroness Castle of Blackburn
06 October 1910, British