Turn the pages of Venezuelan history and you would be astonished to see that not just men, Venezuelan women have equally and overpoweringly contributed to the country’s culture, literature, nationality, tradition and pride. Their irrevocable dedication and national spirit have been instrumental in the country’s progressive advancement and development. Right from the country’s struggle for independence about two centuries back to its freedom since then, women have played a quintessential role as leaders, statesman, literary guru, entertainment wizards, exemplary entrepreneurs, scientists and so on. They have made their presence felt in all fields and aspects.Who can forget the contribution made by Manuela Saenz, an honorary Venezuelan who is best known for her title ‘Liberator of the Liberator’? A political ally, she dedicated herself to fighting for Venezuela’s independence. Or Luisa Cáceres de Arismendi - the heroine of Venezuela’s fight for independence, recognized for her bravery and valour. When Irene Saez was crowned Miss Universe in 1981, she proudly set Venezuela on the world map of glitz and glamour. However, no list of famous Venezuela women can be complete without the mention of Caroline Herrera, a famous Venezuelan American fashion designer known for her elegant and worldly designs. Browse this section to know more about famous Venezuelan women.