Women in History Crossword Puzzle

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  • queen elizabeth: the longest-reigning queen and female head of state in the world.
  • elizabeth blackwell: the first female to join the medical register of the general medical council.
  • jane goodall: inspired generations to conserve and protect our planet's wildlife and environment
  • michelle obama: first african american flotus
  • maya angelou: african american poet, singer, memoirist, and civil rights activist
  • eleanor roosevelt: holds the record as the longest-serving first lady, reserving the title throughout her husband's four terms in the white house. during her time, she was very vocal in her support of the civil rights
  • anne frank: created a diary of her life while living in a secret annex during the holocaust
  • kalpana chawla: the first woman of indian descent to fly in space.
  • susan b anthony: played a key role in the women's suffrage movement. her involvement led to the 19th amendment, which gives women the right to vote.
  • rosa parks: fought for civil rights after being told she had to sit in the back of a bus due to her race
  • florence nightingale: english statistician who is widely recognized as the founder of modern nursing
  • amelia earhart: first woman to fly solo across the atlantic and the first person ever to fly solo from hawaii to the us
  • helen keller: the first deaf and blind person to earn a college degree
  • junko tabei: the first woman to summit mount everest.
  • margaret thatcher: first female prime minister of the united kingdom
  • marie curie: the first woman to receive a nobel prize award and in total won two nobel prize awards in her lifetime