Throughout history, there have been many women astronauts who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great female astronauts such as Valentina Tereshkova, Sally Ride, Roberta Bondar, Svetlana Savitskaya.The women astronauts featured in this list are from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & Australia and many more countries.

Lisa NowakLisa Nowak
10 May 1963, American
Naval flight officer, Astronaut, Engineer, Test

Christa McAuliffeChrista McAuliffe
02 September 1948, American
Astronaut, Teacher

Julie PayetteJulie Payette
20 October 1963, Canadian
Astronaut, Engineer
Ellen OchoaEllen Ochoa
10 May 1958, American
Astronaut, Engineer

Anousheh AnsariAnousheh Ansari
12 September 1966, American
American-Iranian engineer
Anna Lee FisherAnna Lee Fisher
24 August 1949, American
Astronaut

Samantha CristoforettiSamantha Cristoforetti
26 April 1977
Astronaut, Aviator, Engineer

Laurel ClarkLaurel Clark
10 March 1961, American
Officer, Astronaut, Physician, Submariner
Barbara MorganBarbara Morgan
28 November 1951, American
Astronaut, Teacher

Eileen CollinsEileen Collins
19 November 1956, American
Officer, Astronaut
Svetlana SavitskayaSvetlana Savitskaya
08 August 1948, Russian
Aviator, Astronaut, Politician, Military

Tracy Caldwell DysonTracy Caldwell Dyson
14 August 1969, American
Astronaut

Shannon LucidShannon Lucid
14 January 1943, American
Astronaut, Chemist
Catherine ColemanCatherine Coleman
14 December 1960, American
Chemist, Air force officer, Astronaut, Engineer

Susan HelmsSusan Helms
26 February 1958, American
Air force officer, Astronaut, Engineer
Yi So-yeonYi So-yeon
02 June 1978, South Korean
Astronaut

Marsha IvinsMarsha Ivins
15 April 1951, American
Astronaut, Engineer

Kathleen RubinsKathleen Rubins
14 October 1978, American
Astronaut, Biologist

Karen L. NybergKaren L. Nyberg
07 October 1969, American
Astronaut, Engineer
Liu YangLiu Yang
06 October 1978, Chinese
Chinese astronaut