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Women's History: THE ANSWERS

To explore the achievements and events in women's history

ANSWERS

ANSWERS to: Women’s History Month Quiz (© NWHP 2014)

Created by Margaret Zierdt (National Women’s History Project Board member)

These Are Women of Great Vision and Achievement Whose History Is Our Strength:

1.Madeleine Albright (b. 1937)

2.Gertrude Boyle (b. 1925)

3.Wilma Mankiller (1945 – 2010)

4.Anne Bradstreet (1612 – 1672)

5.Olympia Brown (1835 – 1926)

6.Patsy Mink (1927-2002)

7.Rachel Carson (1907 – 1964)

8.Rita Dove (b. 1952)

9.Mary Dyer (c. 1611 – 1660)

10.Crystal Eastman (1881 – 1928)

11.Ida Wells-Barnett (1862 – 1931)

12.Drew Gilpin Faust (b. 1947)

13.Geraldine Ferraro (b. 1935)

14.Mary Bickerdyke (1817 – 1901)

15.Eleanor Roosevelt  Oct. 11, 1984- Nov. 7, 1962

16.Mary Church Terrell (1863 – 1954)

17.Betty Friedan (1921 – 2006)

18.Major General Jeanne Holm (1921 – 2010)

19.Rear Admiral Dr. Grace Hopper (1906 – 1992)

20.May Chinn (1896 – 1980)

21.Anne Hutchinson (1591 – c. 1643)

22.Maya Lin (b. 1959)

23.Elisabeth Kubler-Ross (1926 – 2004)

24.Ann Lee (1736 – 1784)

25.Belva Lockwood (1830 – 1917)

26.Barbara McClintock (1902 – 1992)

27.Mabel Staupers (1890 – 1989)

28.Dolley Madison (1768 – 1849)

29.Maria Goeppert Mayer (1906 – 1972)

30.Barbara Mikulski (D-MD) (b. 1936)

31.Maria Mitchell (1818 – 1889)

32.Charlotte Ray (1850 – 1911)

33.Lucretia Mott (1793 – 1880)

34.Mary White Ovington (1865 – 1951)

35.Charlotte Woodward Pierce (1831 – c. 1921)

36.Elizabeth Lucas Pinckney (1722 – 1793)

37.Leontyne Price (b. 1927)

38.Sally J. Priesand (b. 1946)

39.Vinnie Ream (1847 – 1914)

40.Florence Smith Price (1887 – 1953)

41.Henrietta Szold (1860 – 1945)

42.Brigadier General Wilma Vaught, USAF retired (b. 1930)

43.Susan Warner (1819 – 1885)

44.Mercy Otis Warren (1728 – 1814)

45.Anne Dodge Wauneha (1910 – 1997)

46.Harriet Wilson (c. 1825 – c. 1900)

47.Fanny Workman (1859 – 1925)

48.Marion Alsop (b. 1956)

49.Julia Child (1912 – 2004)

50.Martina Navratilova (b. 1956)

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