The woman you are looking at right there? Killed the hitman her husband sent to kill her -- with her own bare hands.
Random Related Posts
Headed a squadron of 80,000 pirates, ruled the Chinese seas for two decades, and actually retired happily - but not before extorting a nice pension from the Chinese government.
This princess held her father to his word in the most unexpected way: by demanding to marry the stupidest man in Korea.
This pope was largely assumed to be male until she gave birth in the midst of a procession - and largely assumed to be factual until the 13th century.
When the most powerful man in the world made plans on her country, she: turned down his marriage proposal, destroyed his armies, and defiled his head so famously that she became legend for centuries thereafter.
One of the most famous women in American history, this hyper-capable Shoshone woman walked across America with a baby strapped to her back, in order to map it.
Sword-slinging Arabian heroine who stars as the heroine of an extremely long and entertaining epic tale.
When an unrequited admirer began threatening her, this early fresco painter became one of history's first warrior artists.
Daring journalist who infiltrated insane asylums, exposed slavery rings, and raced around the world in under 80 days.
When an enemy killed her husband, this Apache woman broke the rules of her tribe to get revenge - and in so doing, became one of her tribe's greatest heroes.
This Armenian folktale princess saved her hapless beau - by making him get a job.