Women Physicians

Throughout history, there have been many women physicians who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great female physicians such as Maria Montessori, Elizabeth Blackwell, Rita Levi-Montalcini, Mae Jemison, Mary Edwards Walker.The women physicians featured in this list are from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & Australia and many more countries.

 1 Ursula von der Leyen

Ursula von der Leyen
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Famous As: Physician, Politician
Birthdate: October 8, 1958
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: German

 2 Mae Jemison

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Famous As: First African American Woman To Travel To Space
Birthdate: October 17, 1956
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: American

 3 Jill Stein

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Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: May 14, 1950
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American

 4 Maria Montessori

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Famous As: Physician and Educator
Birthdate: August 31, 1870
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Italian
Died: May 6, 1952

 5 Connie Booth

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Famous As: Actress, Psychotherapist
Birthdate: January 31, 1944
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American

 6 Linda Hazzard

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Famous As: physician
Birthdate: 1867 AD
Nationality: American
Died: 1938 AD

 7 Mehriban Aliyeva

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Famous As: Ophthalmologist, Politician, Physician
Birthdate: August 26, 1964
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Azerbaijani
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 8 Anandi Gopal Joshi

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Famous As: First Indian Female Doctor
Birthdate: March 31, 1865
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Indian
Died: February 26, 1887

 9 Michelle Bachelet

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Famous As: Politician, Surgeon, Epidemiologist
Birthdate: September 29, 1951
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Chilean

 10 Jennifer Ashton

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Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: April 23, 1969
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: American

 11 Laurel Clark

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Famous As: Medical Doctor
Birthdate: March 10, 1961
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: American
Died: February 1, 2003

 12 Nina Kraviz

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Famous As: DJ
Birthdate: October 12, 1982
Sun Sign: Libra
Nationality: Russian

 13 Taslima Nasrin

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Famous As: Poet, Physician, Novelist, Essayist, Writer, Feminist
Birthdate: August 25, 1962
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: Bangladeshi

 14 Elisabeth Kübler-Ross

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Famous As: Psychiatrist
Birthdate: July 8, 1926
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: Swiss, American
Died: August 24, 2004

 15 Tess Gerritsen

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Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: June 12, 1953
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American

 16 Annie Sprinkle

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Famous As: Sexologist
Birthdate: July 23, 1954
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: American

 17 Karen Horney

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Famous As: Psychoanalyst
Birthdate: September 16, 1885
Sun Sign: Virgo
Nationality: German
Died: December 4, 1952

 18 Elizabeth Blackwell

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Famous As: First Woman Medical Graduate
Birthdate: February 3, 1821
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Died: May 31, 1910

 19 Fe del Mundo

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Famous As: Pediatrician
Birthdate: November 27, 1911
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Filipino
Died: August 6, 2011

 20 Frances Cress Welsing

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Famous As: Psychiatrist
Birthdate: March 18, 1935
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: American
Died: January 2, 2016

 21 Mary Edwards Walker

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Famous As: Surgeon, Feminist, Activist
Birthdate: November 26, 1832
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: American
Died: February 21, 1919

 22 Tran Jeong

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Famous As: Wife of Ken Jeong
Birthdate: February 24, 1972
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: American

 23 Rita Levi-Montalcini

Rita Levi-Montalcini
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Famous As: Neurologist
Birthdate: April 22, 1909
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Italian
Died: December 30, 2012

 24 Gro Harlem Brundtland

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Famous As: Physician, Politician, Diplomat
Birthdate: April 20, 1939
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: Norwegian

 25 Philippa Perry

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Famous As: Psychotherapist, Novelist
Birthdate: November 1, 1957
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: British

 26 Frances Oldham Kelsey

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Famous As: Pharmacologist
Birthdate: July 24, 1914
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: Canadian, American
Died: August 7, 2015

 27 Antonia Novello

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Famous As: Former Surgeon General
Birthdate: August 23, 1944
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: Puerto Rican, American

 28 Colleen McCullough

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Famous As: Novelist, Writer, Neurologist, Biographer, Science fiction writer
Birthdate: June 1, 1937
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: Australian
Died: January 29, 2015

 29 Joycelyn Elders

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Famous As: Pediatrician
Birthdate: August 13, 1933
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: American

 30 Anna Komnene

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Famous As: Byzantine physician
Birthdate: December 1, 1083
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Turkish
Died: 1153 AD

 31 Wan Azizah Wan Ismail

Wan Azizah Wan Ismail
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Famous As: Ophthalmologist, Politician
Birthdate: December 3, 1952
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Malaysian

 32 Margaret Chan

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Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: August 21, 1947
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: Canadian, Chinese

 33 Herta Oberheuser

Herta Oberheuser
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Famous As: Military physician, Physician
Birthdate: May 15, 1911
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: German
Died: January 24, 1978

 34 Roberta Bondar

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Famous As: Astronaut & Neurologist
Birthdate: December 4, 1945
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Canadian

 35 Marianne Koch

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Famous As: Actor, Television presenter, Physician, Internist
Birthdate: August 19, 1931
Sun Sign: Leo
Nationality: German

 36 Debora Green

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Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: February 28, 1951
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: American

 37 Virginia Apgar

Virginia Apgar
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Famous As: Physician and Anesthesiologist
Birthdate: June 7, 1909
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: American
Died: August 7, 1974

 38 Elizabeth Garrett Anderson

Elizabeth Garrett Anderson
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Famous As: Mayor of Aldeburgh
Birthdate: June 9, 1836
Sun Sign: Gemini
Nationality: British
Died: December 17, 1917

 39 Nawal El Saadawi

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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: October 27, 1931
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: Egyptian

 40 Patricia Bath

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Famous As: Ophthalmologist, Physician
Birthdate: November 4, 1942
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American

 41 Carol W. Greider

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Famous As: Biologist, Molecular biologist, Geneticist, Physician
Birthdate: April 15, 1961
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: American

 42 Sabine Bergmann-Pohl

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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: April 20, 1946
Sun Sign: Aries
Nationality: German

 43 Regina Benjamin

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Famous As: Surgeon General of the United States
Birthdate: October 26, 1956
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American

 44 Sara Josephine Baker

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Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: November 15, 1873
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Nationality: American
Died: February 22, 1945

 45 Margaret Mahler

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Famous As: Psychiatrist, Child psychiatrist
Birthdate: May 10, 1897
Sun Sign: Taurus
Nationality: Hungarian
Died: October 2, 1985

 46 Marie Bashir

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Famous As: Engineer, Psychiatrist, Physician, University teacher
Birthdate: December 1, 1930
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Nationality: Australian

 47 Anna Howard Shaw

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Famous As: Leader of the women's suffrage movement in the United States.
Birthdate: February 14, 1847
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Nationality: American
Died: July 2, 1919

 48 Cicely Saunders

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Famous As: English nurse
Birthdate: June 22, 1918
Sun Sign: Cancer
Nationality: British
Died: July 14, 2005

 49 Alice Hamilton

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Famous As: Toxicologist, Pathologist, University teacher, Physician
Birthdate: February 27, 1869
Sun Sign: Pisces
Nationality: American
Died: September 22, 1970

 50 May-Britt Moser

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Famous As: Professor, Neuroscientist, Psychologist, Physician
Birthdate: January 4, 1963
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Nationality: Norwegian