1. Fabiola, a 4th century Roman lady built the first
public hospital in 397 AD.
2.Liu Yong is the first Chinese female astronaut to
travel into space. She is(B:6 October, 1978) a Chinese pilot and
astronaut who served as a crew member on the space mission
Shenzhou-9.On 16 June 2012, she became the first Chinese
woman in space.
3. India’s female tennis player, Nirupama Vaidyanathan
(B:8 December 1976) is the first Indian female to win a Grand Slam
main draw match at the Australian open 1998.
4.Christiane Nusselein(B:20 October 1942) was jointly awarded Nobel Prize in
physiology or medicine 1995, for her discoveries concerning
the genetic control of embryonic development.
5. Marion Donovan(B:October 15, 1917;D:November 4, 1998)
was an American inventor and entrepreneur. She is best known for
developing the first waterproof disposable diaper, worn by infants.
6. Hanna Reitsch(B:29 March 1912;D:24 August 1979)
was Germany’s most famous female aviatrix and test pilot.
She was the first woman to fly a Helicopter, Rocket Plane
and a Jet Fighter.
7. Shobhana Bhartia(Born 1957) is the Chairperson and
Editorial Director of the Hindustan Times Group. She was
listed as the 93rd most powerful woman by Forbes. She
is also the Pro-Chancellor of Birla Institute of Technology
and Science. She served as a nominated member of Rajya
Sabha, the upper chamber of the Indian Parliament
from 2006 to 2012.
8.Syeda Anwara Taimur was the first Muslim female
Chief Minister of Assam from 6 December 1980 to
30 June 1981.
9.Mehbooba Mufti of the Peoples Democratic Party
is the second Muslim woman Chief Minister of Jammu