Throughout history, there have been many women political activists who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great female political activists such as Annie Besant, Emmeline Pankhurst, Ilona Staller, Jane Addams, Angela Davis.The women political activists featured in this list are from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & Australia and many more countries.
Alfre WoodardAlfre Woodard
(Actress)

08 November 1952

American

Angela Davis Angela Davis
(Political Activist)

26 January 1944

American

Bianca JaggerBianca Jagger
(Actress)

02 May 1945

Nicaraguan,British

Susan SontagSusan Sontag

16 January 1933

American

Sally BercowSally Bercow
(John Bercow's Wife)

22 November 1969

British

Emma GoldmanEmma Goldman
(Writer)

27 June 1869

American

Emmeline PankhurstEmmeline Pankhurst
(Leader of the British Suffragette Movement)

04 July 1858

British

Sophie SchollSophie Scholl
(Anti-Nazi Activist)

09 May 1921

German

Jane AddamsJane Addams

06 September 1860

American

Annie BesantAnnie Besant
(Member of the London School Board)

01 October 1847

British

Ilona StallerIlona Staller
(Politician, Singer)

26 November 1951

Hungarian

Kasturba GandhiKasturba Gandhi
(Wife of Mahatama Gandhi)

11 April 1869

Indian

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Gauri LankeshGauri Lankesh
(Activist, Journalist)

29 January 1962

Indian

Alexandra PaulAlexandra Paul
(Actress)

29 July 1963

American

Abigail FolgerAbigail Folger
(Business Women)

11 August 1943

American

Rigoberta MenchúRigoberta Menchú
(Activist,Politician,Author)

09 January 1959

Guatemalan

Edith Dircksey CowanEdith Cowan
(Social Campaigner)

02 August 1861

Australian

Barbara EhrenreichBarbara Ehrenreich
(Writer & Activist)

26 August 1941

American

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Aruna RoyAruna Roy
(Political and Social Activist)

26 June 1946

Indian

Jody Williams Jody Williams
(Political & Peace Activist)

09 October 1950

American

Anna Howard ShawAnna Howard Shaw
(Leader of the women's suffrage movement in the United States.)

14 February 1847

American

Catherine Helen Spence Catherine Helen Spence
(Author, Journalist & Politician)

31 October 1825

Australian

Valeriya NovodvorskayaValeriya Novodvorskaya
(Russian Politician)

17 May 1950

Russian

Angelina GrimkeAngelina Grimke
(Abolitionist, Women's Rights Activist)

20 February 1805

American

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Deborah FancherDeborah Fancher
(Political Activist)

01 December 1967

Phyllis SchlaflyPhyllis Schlafly
(Radio personality, Lawyer, Political activist, Journalist)

15 August 1924

American

Ruth FirstRuth First
(Author, Politician, University teacher, Writer, Journalist, Martyr, Political activist)

04 May 1925

South African

Nina RosenwaldNina Rosenwald

American