Throughout history, there have been many women activists who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great female activists such as Hillary Clinton, Shailene Woodley, Angelina Jolie, Malala Yousafzai, Pauley Perrette.The women activists featured in this list are from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & Australia and many more countries.
Angelina JolieAngelina Jolie
04 June 1975, American
Actress, Filmmaker, Activist
Rashida JonesRashida Jones
25 February 1976, American
Actress

betty whiteBetty White
17 January 1922, American
Actress

Shailene WoodleyShailene Woodley
15 November 1991, American
Actress, Activist

Pamela AndersonPamela Anderson
01 July 1967, Canadian, American
American-Canadian Actress

Lali EspósitoLali Espósito
10 October 1991, Argentinian
Singer
Candace OwensCandace Owens
29 April 1989, American
Political Activist, Commentator

Hillary ClintonHillary Clinton
26 October 1947, American
Former First Lady, Political Leader

Rosario DawsonRosario Dawson
09 May 1979, American
Actress

Ghislaine MaxwellGhislaine Maxwell
25 December 1961, French, British, American
Socialite
Yoko OnoYoko Ono
18 February 1933, Japanese
Artist

Harriet TubmanHarriet Tubman
1820 AD, American
 
Geena DavisGeena Davis
21 January 1956, American
Actress, Producer, Model

Malala YousafzaiMalala Yousafzai
12 July 1997, Pakistani
Youngest Nobel Laureate

Doris DayDoris Day
03 April 1922, American
Film actress
Amal AlamuddinAmal Clooney
03 February 1978, Lebanese, British
Lawyer, Activist

Martina NavratilovaMartina Navratilova
18 October 1956, American
Former Tennis Champion
Bea ArthurBea Arthur
13 May 1922, American
Actress

Alicia SilverstoneAlicia Silverstone
04 October 1976, American
 

Maneka GandhiManeka Gandhi
26 August 1956, Indian
Politician, Animal Rights Activist
Linda Louise McCartneyLinda McCartney
24 September 1941, American
Photographer, Musician

Margaret AtwoodMargaret Atwood
18 November 1939, Canadian
Writer, Environmental Activist
Rosa ParksRosa Parks
04 February 1913, American
Civil Rights Activist

Maya AngelouMaya Angelou
04 April 1928, American
Author

Jessica LangeJessica Lange
20 April 1949
Film actor, Photographer, Stage actor, Television

Fran DrescherFran Drescher
30 September 1957, American
Actress
Pauley PerrettePauley Perrette
27 March 1969, American
Television Actress, Activist, Singer
Jane GoodallJane Goodall
03 April 1934, British
Anthropologist

Brigitte BardotBrigitte Bardot
28 September 1934, French
Actress & Animal Rights Activist

Doris RobertsDoris Roberts
04 November 1925, American
Actress

Erin BrockovichErin Brockovich
22 June 1960, American
Environmental Activist
Ali MacGrawAli MacGraw
01 April 1939, American
Actress

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Eartha KittEartha Kitt
17 January 1927, American
Singer

Torrey DeVittoTorrey DeVitto
08 June 1984, American
Actress

Afeni ShakurAfeni Shakur
10 January 1947, American
Activist

Lena HorneLena Horne
30 June 1917, American
Singer
Alfre WoodardAlfre Woodard
08 November 1952, American
Actress

Joanna LumleyJoanna Lumley
01 May 1946, British
Actress
Mika CamarenaMika Camarena
1948 AD, American
Activist, wife of late DEA agent Kiki Camarena

Angela Davis Angela Davis
26 January 1944, American
Political Activist

Heather MillsHeather Mills
12 January 1968, British
Media Personality
Maryse OuelletMaryse Ouellet
21 January 1983, Canadian, American
Wrestler

Jazz JenningsJazz Jennings
06 October 2000, American
LGBTQ Rights Activist, Internet Personality,
Margaret SangerMargaret Sanger
14 September 1879, American
Birth Control Activist

Bianca JaggerBianca Jagger
02 May 1945, Nicaraguan, British
Actress

Sandi ToksvigSandi Toksvig
03 May 1958, Danish, British
Comedian, Writer

Valerie HarperValerie Harper
22 August 1939, American
Actress

Temple GrandinTemple Grandin
29 August 1947, American
Professor
Delta BurkeDelta Burke
30 July 1956, American
Actress

Alice WalkerAlice Walker
09 February 1944, American
Author

Cara BuonoCara Buono
01 March 1971, American
Actress

Emma GoldmanEmma Goldman
27 June 1869, American
Writer
Susan B. AnthonySusan B. Anthony
15 February 1820, American
Women’s Rights Activist

Winnie Madikizela-MandelaWinnie Madikizela-Mandela
26 September 1936, South African
Politician, Anti-Apartheid Activist
Mary WollstonecraftMary Wollstonecraft
27 April 1759, British
Writer

Ayaan Hirsi AliAyaan Hirsi Ali
13 November 1969, American
Writer, Politician, Activist, Feminist

Annie BesantAnnie Besant
01 October 1847, British
Member of the London School Board
Essence AtkinsEssence Atkins
07 February 1972, American
Actress

Lola Van WagenenLola Van Wagenen
30 November 1938, American
Historian, Activist
Sojourner TruthSojourner Truth
01 December 1797, American
American women's rights activist

Viola DesmondViola Desmond
06 July 1914, Canadian, American
Businesswoman

Coretta Scott KingCoretta Scott King
27 April 1927, American
Civil Rights Activist, Author
Melissa MathisonMelissa Mathison
03 June 1950, American
Screenwriter

Susan SontagSusan Sontag
16 January 1933, American
 
Laurie HoldenLaurie Holden
17 December 1969, American
Actress

Mariette HartleyMariette Hartley
21 June 1940, American
Actress

Anne-Marie JohnsonAnne-Marie Johnson
18 July 1960, American
Actress

Andrea TantarosAndrea Tantaros
30 December 1978, American
Political Analyst
Kasturba GandhiKasturba Gandhi
11 April 1869, Indian
Wife of Mahatama Gandhi
Sophie ThompsonSophie Thompson
20 January 1962, British
Actress

Alyssa DiazAlyssa Diaz
07 September 1985, American
Actress

Sophie SchollSophie Scholl
09 May 1921, German
Anti-Nazi Activist

Joanna CassidyJoanna Cassidy
02 August 1945, American
Actress
Emmeline PankhurstEmmeline Pankhurst
04 July 1858, British
Leader of the British Suffragette Movement

Elizabeth JaggerElizabeth Jagger
02 March 1984, American
Model

Alexandra PaulAlexandra Paul
29 July 1963, American
Actress

Miriam MakebaMiriam Makeba
04 March 1932, South African
Singer

Ilona StallerIlona Staller
26 November 1951, Hungarian
Politician, Singer
Ally WalkerAlly Walker
25 August 1961, American
Actress

Ruby BridgesRuby Bridges
08 September 1954, American
Philanthropist
Jorja FoxJorja Fox
07 July 1968, American
Actress

Ida B. WellsIda B. Wells
16 July 1862, American
Journalist

Malese JowMalese Jow
18 February 1991, American
Actress
Katie PavlichKatie Pavlich
10 July 1988, American
Commentator

Emily DavisonEmily Davison
11 October 1872, British
Activist
Laurie DavidLaurie David
22 March 1958, American
Environmental Activist

Gauri LankeshGauri Lankesh
29 January 1962, Indian
Activist, Journalist

Abigail FolgerAbigail Folger
11 August 1943, American
Business Women

Jo Anne WorleyJo Anne Worley
06 September 1936, American
Actress
Michelle MalkinMichelle Malkin
20 October 1970, American
Blogger

Audre LordeAudre Lorde
18 February 1934, American
Writer
Yolanda KingYolanda King
17 November 1955, American
Activist

Jane AddamsJane Addams
06 September 1860, American
 
Cassidy FreemanCassidy Freeman
22 April 1982, American
Actress

Celeste HolmCeleste Holm
29 April 1917, American
Actress
Annie StarkeAnnie Starke
26 April 1988, American
Actor