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When her brother was killed, this pharaoh took her time cooking up revenge.
When her rebel husband was imprisoned, she continued the movement - by holding a castle under siege for three long, lonely years.
When the Portuguese took the throne from her, this Angolan queen made a new one: out of her own servant. She then fled to the jungle, conquered a tribe of cannibals, and waged war on the Portuguese for so long that they gave up and left.
After escaping the Armenian Genocide (by walking across the Syrian desert while pregnant), this woman went back into Armenia to rescue her sons, then made her way to America -- where she invented the recipe for Rice-a-Roni.
This princess held her father to his word in the most unexpected way: by demanding to marry the stupidest man in Korea.
Born in a prison cell, this revolutionary financed and led a large chunk of Greece's navy to victory in their fight for independence.
Sold into sexual slavery to Hernan Cortes, this maligned woman became his interpreter, and it was with her words that…
This undefeated half-Spaniard fencer was a household name in the 1800s - only to vanish into retirement (and obscurity) when she ran out of people to fight.
Recruited widows, orphans, and prostitutes into an all-woman ninja spy group, the largest in Asia at the time.
When the English laid siege to her castle home, this Scottish woman bedeviled them until they gave up.