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The Gulabi Gang
An all-female vigilante group wanders rural India, teaching women self defense and confronting abusive husbands.
She turned lion hunters to lion defenders, was slept on by a lion, and got a dentist to work on a leopard - quite a story!
An upcoming movie, Hidden Figures, tells the story of African-American mathematicians who helped get America's space program off the ground.
The last fluent speaker of her language, she's spent years preserving and teaching it to others.
Three-Year-Old Becomes Wonder Woman With Help of Photographer Dad
When three-year-old Nellee Rossi told her dad she dreamed of being Wonder Woman, he spent hundreds of dollars recreating the movie costume, and then had a photo shoot to recreate some of her iconic film scenes.
Possibly the most cartoonishly evil woman to have ever existed, this Merovingian queen was an endless source of assassination attempts - including, on one memorable occasion, her own young daughter.
The first European woman to end up in New Zealand, Charlotte Badger was part pirate, part adopted Maori, and part mom. Which part is which is somewhat lost to history.
When this indigenous Brazilian warrior mermaid proved too awesome for her tribe, she just took up residence in the water, and started an aquatic harem of passers-by.
Muslim sultan who took the throne, defeated Louis IX in battle, ransomed him back to France for 30% of their GDP --- and did it all in secret.
After disguising herself as a man to be the physician women needed, she was put on trial - and won.