Throughout history, there have been many women leaders who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great female leaders such as Hillary Clinton, Queen Victoria, Mother Teresa, Margaret Thatcher, Angela Merkel.The women leaders featured in this list are from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & Australia and many more countries.
Nancy PelosiNancy Pelosi
26 March 1940, American
Politician
Queen Victoria Queen Victoria
24 May 1819, British
Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and

Harriet TubmanHarriet Tubman
1820 AD, American
Abolitionist

Cleopatra Cleopatra
0069 BC, Egyptian, Greek
Queen of the Ptolemaic Kingdom

Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Warren
22 June 1949, American
United States Senator

Hillary ClintonHillary Clinton
26 October 1947, American
Former First Lady, Political Leader
Catherine, Duchess of CambridgeCatherine, Duchess of Cambridge
09 January 1982, British
The Duchess of Cambridge

Margaret ThatcherMargaret Thatcher
13 October 1925, British
Former British Prime Minister

Mother TeresaMother Teresa
26 August 1910, Albanian, Indian
Founder of Missionaries of Charity
Anne BoleynAnne Boleyn
1501 AD, British
Marquess of Pembroke

Marie AntoinetteMarie Antoinette
02 November 1755, Austrian, French
Queen of France
Indira GandhiIndira Gandhi
19 November 1917, Indian
Former Prime Minister of India

Catherine the GreatCatherine the Great
02 May 1729, Russian
Empress of Russia

Kamala HarrisKamala Harris
20 October 1964, American
US Senator

Angela MerkelAngela Merkel
17 July 1954, German
Chancellor of Germany

Sarah PalinSarah Palin
11 February 1964, American
Former Governor of Alaska
Shirley TempleShirley Temple
23 April 1928, American
Actress

Priyanka GandhiPriyanka Gandhi
12 January 1972, Indian
Politician

Ilhan OmarIlhan Omar
04 October 1981, American
U.S. Representative

Nikki HaleyNikki Haley
20 January 1972, American
Governor of South Carolina
Eleanor RooseveltEleanor Roosevelt
11 October 1884, American
Former First Lady of the United States

Theresa MayTheresa May
01 October 1956, British
Member of Parliament of the United Kingdom
Condoleezza RiceCondoleezza Rice
14 November 1954, American
Former United States Secretary of State

Sonia GandhiSonia Gandhi
09 December 1946, Indian, Italian
Former President of Indian National Congress

Tsai Ing-wenTsai Ing-wen
31 August 1956, Taiwanese
President of Taiwan
Tammy DuckworthTammy Duckworth
12 March 1968, Thai, American
U.S. Representative

Aung San Suu KyiAung San Suu Kyi
19 June 1945, Burmese
Political Leader (Freedom Fighter) of Myanmar
Maria TheresaMaria Theresa
13 May 1717, Austrian
Queen regnant

Betsy DeVosBetsy DeVos
08 January 1958, American
US Secretary of Education

Imelda MarcosImelda Marcos
02 July 1929, Filipino
Filipino Politician
Shirley ChisholmShirley Chisholm
30 November 1924, American
 

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Benazir BhuttoBenazir Bhutto
21 June 1953, Pakistani
 
Caroline, Princess of HanoverCaroline, Princess of Hanover
23 January 1957, Monacan
Heir presumptive

Rosa LuxemburgRosa Luxemburg
05 March 1871, German, Polish
Marxist Theorist

Bernadette SoubirousBernadette Soubirous
07 January 1844, French
Saint

Julia GillardJulia Gillard
29 September 1961, Australian
Former Prime Minister of Australia
Dianne FeinsteinDianne Feinstein
22 June 1933, American
Politician
Corazon AquinoCorazon Aquino
25 January 1933, Filipino
Former President of Phillipines

Golda MeirGolda Meir
03 May 1898, Israeli, Ukrainian
Former Prime Minister of Israel

HatshepsutHatshepsut
1508 BC, Egyptian
Pharaoh

Phoolan DeviPhoolan Devi
10 August 1963, Indian
Politician, Brigand
Cristina Fernández de KirchnerCristina Fernández de Kirchner
19 February 1953, Argentinian
Former President of Argentina

EstherEsther
 , Iranian
Queen of the Persian king Ahasuerus

Park Geun-hyePark Geun-hye
02 February 1952, South Korean
11th President of South Korea

Wu ZetianWu Zetian
17 February 0625, Chinese
Chinese Empress

Sheikh HasinaSheikh Hasina
28 September 1947, Bangladeshi
Prime Minister of Bangladesh
Hildegard of BingenHildegard of Bingen
16 September 1098, German
Philosopher

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

Maneka GandhiManeka Gandhi
26 August 1956, Indian
Politician, Animal Rights Activist

Kolinda Grabar-KitarovićKolinda Grabar-Kitarović
29 April 1968, Croatian
Fourth President of Croatia
Therese of LisieuxThérèse of Lisieux
02 January 1873, French
Nun

Pratibha PatilPratibha Patil
19 December 1934, Indian
Former President of India
Queen Rania of JordanQueen Rania of Jordan
31 August 1970, Jordanian
Queen consort of Jordan.

Winnie Madikizela-MandelaWinnie Madikizela-Mandela
26 September 1936, South African
Politician, Anti-Apartheid Activist

Marine Le PenMarine Le Pen
05 August 1968, French
Political Leader

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

Dilma RousseffDilma Rousseff
14 December 1947, Brazilian
36th President of Brazil
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
29 October 1938, Liberian
Africa’s First Elected Female Head of State

Michele BachmannMichele Bachmann
06 April 1956, American
Former United States Representative

Betty FordBetty Ford
08 April 1918, American
Former First Lady of the United States

Catherine of AlexandriaCatherine of Alexandria
0287 AD, Egyptian
Saint
Sarah Huckabee SandersSarah Huckabee Sanders
13 August 1982, American
US Political Representative

Saint AnneSaint Anne
0050 BC, Palestinian
Mother of Virgin Mary
Barbara JordanBarbara Jordan
21 February 1936, American
Lawyer

Leigh Taylor-YoungLeigh Taylor-Young
25 January 1945, American
Actress

Maa Amritanandamayi Mata Amritanandamayi
27 September 1953, Indian
Spiritual Leader
Kim Yo-jongKim Yo-jong
26 September 1987, North Korean
Younger Sister of Kim Jong-un

Isabel Martínez de PerónIsabel Martínez de Perón
04 February 1931, Argentinian
Former President of Argentina
LeahLeah
 
Daughter of Laban

Gabrielle GiffordsGabrielle Giffords
08 June 1970, American
Political Leader

Yulia TymoshenkoYulia Tymoshenko
27 November 1960, Ukrainian
Former Prime Minister of Ukraine
Saint LucySaint Lucy
0283 AD, Italian
Saint

Graça MachelGraça Machel
17 October 1945, Mozambican
Politician
Mary Baker EddyMary Baker Eddy
16 July 1821, American
Religious Leader

Pauline HansonPauline Hanson
27 May 1954, Australian
Former Member of the Australian Parliament

Mirra AlfassaMirra Alfassa
21 February 1878, French
Spiritual Guru

Fatima JinnahFatima Jinnah
31 July 1893, Pakistani
Sister of Muhammad Ali Jinnah
Manuela SáenzManuela Sáenz
27 December 1797, Ecuadorian
Revolutionary
Agatha of SicilyAgatha of Sicily
0231 AD, Italian
Saint

Sirimavo BandaranaikeSirimavo Bandaranaike
17 April 1916, Sri Lankan
Former Prime Minister of Sri Lanka

Mary MacKillopMary MacKillop
15 January 1842, Australian
Nun

Michaelle Jean Michaëlle Jean
06 September 1957, Canadian
Former Governor General of Canada
Frances Xavier CabriniFrances Xavier Cabrini
15 July 1850, Italian, American
Nun

Begum Hazrat MahalBegum Hazrat Mahal
1820 AD, Indian, Nepalese
Wife of Nawab Wajid Ali Shah

Yingluck ShinawatraYingluck Shinawatra
21 June 1967, Thai
28th Prime Minister of Thailand

Ségolène RoyalSégolène Royal
22 September 1953, French
Minister of Ecology, Sustainable Development and

Frances PerkinsFrances Perkins
10 April 1880, American
Activist
Aruna Asaf AliAruna Asaf Ali
16 July 1909, Indian
Indian Independence Activist

Shirley WilliamsShirley Williams
27 July 1930, British
Political Leader
Chandrika Kumaratunga Chandrika Kumaratunga
29 June 1945, Sri Lankan
Fifth President of Sri Lanka

Gloria Macapagal-ArroyoGloria Macapagal-Arroyo
05 April 1947, Filipino
Former President of Philippines
Penny WongPenny Wong
05 November 1968, Australian
Australian Senator
Dalia GrybauskaitėDalia Grybauskaitė
01 March 1956, Lithuanian
President of Lithuania