Random Related Posts
As an old woman, led an incredibly successful rebellion against British colonialism, known as The War of the Golden Stool,…
Sigrid the Haughty
When some scrubs hit on her, she burnt them alive. When a king slapped her across the face, she obliterated his kingdom. Sigrid the Haughty was not to be messed with.
The actual hero of the Ali Baba myth, this slave girl saves the titular character by singlehandedly dispatching the forty thieves - without him even knowing.
Sonya Golden Hand
Russia's greatest female thief was so slippery that even once she was re-captured after escaping from a Siberian prison, nobody was totally sure it was her.
This Polish nurse sacrificed her safety, her marriage, her very family to save 2500 Jewish children from the Warsaw Ghetto during the Holocaust.
An unbeatable warrior princess who just wanted to have kids - and founded a new nation in her quest to…
This Armenian folktale princess saved her hapless beau - by making him get a job.
Labotsibeni Gwamile LaMdluli
When her husband inadvertently sold the country to colonial forces, this queen spent the rest of her life getting it back.
Madam C.J. Walker
America's ostensible first female self-made millionaire was a black beauty magnate who did it all for her daughter.
One of the most infamous libertines of the Renaissance, she cavorted all over Europe to flee her abusive marriage, lived…