Throughout history, there have been many German women leaders who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great German female leaders such as Angela Merkel, Hildegard of Bingen, Rosa Luxemburg, Magda Goebbels, Lina Heydrich.
Angela MerkelAngela Merkel
17 July 1954, German
Chancellor of Germany
Rosa LuxemburgRosa Luxemburg
05 March 1871, German, Polish
Marxist Theorist

Hildegard of BingenHildegard of Bingen
16 September 1098, German
Philosopher

Ursula von der LeyenUrsula von der Leyen
08 October 1958, German
Physician, Politician

Magda GoebbelsMagda Goebbels
11 November 1901, German
 

Lina HeydrichLina Heydrich
14 June 1911, German
Writer
Ulrike MeinhofUlrike Meinhof
07 October 1934, German
Journalist, Writer, Sociologist

Juana BormannJuana Bormann
10 September 1893, German
Torturer

Clara ZetkinClara Zetkin
05 July 1857, German
Politician, Journalist, Feminist

Gudrun EnsslinGudrun Ensslin
15 August 1940, German
Teacher, Feminist
Sahra WagenknechtSahra Wagenknecht
16 July 1969, German
Politician, Economist, Non-fiction writer,

Margot HoneckerMargot Honecker
17 April 1927, German
Politician
Petra KellyPetra Kelly
29 November 1947, German
Politician

Sabine Bergmann-PohlSabine Bergmann-Pohl
20 April 1946, German
Politician

Leah RabinLeah Rabin
28 April 1928, German, Israeli
activist