Random Related Posts
Daring journalist who infiltrated insane asylums, exposed slavery rings, and raced around the world in under 80 days.
An Inuit woman so strong nobody could even beat her lice in arm-wrestling, her story just gets stranger the closer you look.
Joan of Arc
The infamous teen girl who helped end the Hundred Years War and save France - but do you know how…
This pope was largely assumed to be male until she gave birth in the midst of a procession - and…
This revolutionary heroine of South America kept a pet bear, a disembodied moustache, and a lifestyle that defied every convention possible.
In 1931, a seventeen-year-old girl struck out Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig in front of a crowd of thousands -- and then was benched into obscurity.
One of the greatest pharaohs to ever live, she built up Egypt so much that a generations-long sustained effort to erase her from history couldn't do the trick.
When flying cannibal ghosts kidnapped two women, there was no man that could save them. But there was a woman.
When an oppressive regime threatened her home, this Samoan war goddess took matters into her own hands.
The greatest leader of the nomadic Tuareg tribe of northern Africa, who put their men in veils and let their…