Influential Women In World History

Influential Women In World History

Out of 197 countries, only 22 currently have women currently serving as heads of state (as of 2014). That is just 11.2%.

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    Eleanor explained the President's policies to the American people on his behalf. (0:24)

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    She was known as a tenacious and hard-working woman active in politics of her own. (0:59)

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    Princess Diana became engaged to Prince Charles at age 19. (0:58)

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    Princess Diana had a reputation for being a nontraditional princess, which endeared her to the British public. (2:04)

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    On August 31, 1997, Princess Diana died in a car crash at age 36. (3:43)

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