Famous female leaders through history

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Who was the youngest British monarch at the start of her reign?

Mary, Queen of Scots

Lady Jane Grey

Elizabeth I

Queen Elizabeth II

In 1542, Mary, Queen of Scots became queen at 6 days old.

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Who was the Empress of China during the Zhou Dynasty from 690 to 705?

Wu Zetian

Jiang Qing

Tsai Ing-wen

Xiao Hunian

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Which French heroine was burned at the stake for heresy when she was 19 years old?

Joan of Arc

Théroigne de Méricourt

Olympe de Gouges

Suzanne Voilquin

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Which country elected President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf as Africa's first female head of state?


South Africa



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Who was the first female Nobel Prize winner?

Marie Curie

Bertha von Suttner

Selma Lagerlöf

Jane Addams

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Who was the last active Pharoah of Ptolemaic Egypt, from 51 B.C. to 30 B.C.?

Cleopatra VII




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Where did Catherine the Great die?

Catherine the Great died at the Winter Palace in St. Petersburg, Russia.

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Where was Elizabeth II when her father passed away, making her queen of England?



New Zealand


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Who was the first woman to be democratically elected as prime minister of a country?

Sirimavo Bandaranaike

Indira Gandhi

Golda Meir

Margaret Thatcher

Sirimavo Bandaranaike was elected prime minister of Ceylon present-day Sri Lanka) in 1960.

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Who was the first woman elected president of a country?

Vigdís Finnbogadóttir

Violeta Chamorro

Chandrika Kumaratunga

Mary McAleese

Vigdís Finnbogadóttir won the election in Iceland in 1980.