Historical Women!

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DR. MAE JEMISON

Today’s Historical Woman: Dr. Mae Jemison!  American Engineer, Physician, NASA Astronaut, and the first African-American Woman and Woman of Color in the world to go into space. 

 

In this episode we explore the power of determination, and uncover how one brilliant woman forged her own path despite a lifetime of barriers. 

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MARGARET "MOLLY" TOBIN BROWN

Today’s Historical Woman:

The "Unsinkable" Margaret Molly Brown  

American Philanthropist & Socialite. 

Today’s episode is about using the privileges you have to help those who need it the most!

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MARIA

TALLCHIEF

Today’s Historical Woman:

Maria Tallchief  

American Ballerina, “Star Dancer” for the New York City Ballet & America’s first

Prima Ballerina. 

On today’s episode we examine the courage it takes to “stand-out”, when it’s much easier,

and safer, to “fit in”.

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NELLIE 

BLY

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Today’s Historical Woman:

Nellie Bly 

American Journalist, Business Woman

& Inventor.

On today’s episode we follow a woman who used the strength of her talents to overcome a series of difficult disappointments.

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XUN

GUAN

Today’s Historical Woman:

Xun Guan

Teenage Warrior Leader. 

On today's episode one young woman learns what it takes to be a leader. 

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MARY

SHELLEY

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Today’s Historical Woman:

Mary Shelley, English Novelist

& Author of "Frankenstein." 

Today's episode offers a

friendly warning:

Never judge a book by its cover. 

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VICTORIA

WOODHULL

Today’s Historical Woman:

Victoria Woodhull

American Stockbroker, Publisher & the first Woman to run for President.

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SHIRLEY

CHISHOLM

Today’s Historical Woman:

Shirley Chisholm

Teacher, First Black Woman Congresswoman & First to run for President of the United States of America. 

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Dialect Coaching by Durra Leung

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CAPTAIN

ANNIE G.

FOX

Today’s Historical Woman:

Captain Annie G. Fox 

Officer in the US Army Nurse Corps

& First Woman to receive the 

Purple Heart for Combat

 

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AIR MARSHAL

PADMA

BANDOPADHYAY

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Today’s Historical Woman:

Air Marshal

Padma Bandopadhyay

First Woman Air Marshal in the Indian Air Force and the first to conduct scientific research in the North Pole. 

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BERTHA

BENZ

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Today’s Historical Woman:

Bertha Benz

The first person in history to drive an automobile over a long distance. 

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KHLOE

THOMPSON

Today’s Historical Woman:

Khloe Thompson

An international philanthropist on a

mission to end homelessness. 

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KHLOE KARES: 

https://www.khloekares.com/#/

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FRIDA

KAHLO

Today’s Historical Woman:

Frida Kahlo

Celebrated Mexican Artist

& Feminist. 

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CHELSEA

PHAIRE

Today’s Historical Woman:

Chelsea Phaire

An Arts Activist seeking to empower kids through visual art.

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CHELSEA PHAIRE: 

https://www.chelseascharity.com/

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SAMMIE

VANCE

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Today’s Historical Woman:

Sammie Vance

An organizer looking to eliminate loneliness through friendship and recycling.

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SAMMIE VANCE: 

https://sammiesbuddybenchproject.com/sammies-thoughts

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MARIA

POSTIGLIONE

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Today’s Historical Woman:

Maria Grace Postiglione,

a Youth Activist promoting safe driving awareness and discouraging distracted driving. 

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MARIA POSTIGLIONE:

https://www.instagram.com/mariagracepostiglione/?hl=en

Shreyaa & Esha
Venkat

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Today’s Historical Woman:

Shreyaa and Esha Venkat, co-founders of Nest4Us, an non-profit organization providing volunteer solutions to the community to make the world better through kindness.

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Shreyaa and Esha Venkat:

https://www.nest4us.org/

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The Sirens
of Green Mythology

 

Today’s Historical Woman:

The Sirens. Dangerous mythical creatures with marvelous singing voices. 

HALLOWEEN SPECIAL! 

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Holiday Pumpkins

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Florence
Nightingale

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Today’s Historical Woman:

Florence Nightingale. The founder of modern day nursing. 

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Michelle
Kwan

 

Today’s Historical Woman:

Michelle Kwan. Olympic American Figure Skater. 

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Serena
Williams

Professional American tennis player, entrepreneur and legendary athlete. 

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