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"There is plenty of room for mediocre men, but no room for mediocre women. Women just need to work harder..." Madeleine Albright

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Maude Fealy (March 4, 1883 – November 9, 1971) was an American stage and film actress who appeared in nearly every film made by Cecil B. DeMille in the post silent film era.

Maude Fealy (March 1883 – November was an American stage and film actress who appeared in nearly every film made by Cecil B. DeMille in the post silent film era. Also appeared in Gillette Play, Sherlock Holmes.

Public Domain Photos and Images: Portrait of Evelyn Nesbit by James Carroll Beckwith

It's important to pay tribute to the commendable women who've made a difference for the better — but what about the bad girls in history, who are

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Vintage Image - Old Photo - Saucy Ballerina

maudelynn: “ “The Entertainer”, A dancer from the Butler Cafe Revue, Seattle Wa ”

Chorus Girls in Vienna c.1929

Chorus girls in the revue ‘Wien lacht wieder’ by Karl Farkas and Fritz Gruenbaum, Stadttheater, Vienna, 1929

During the violent months preceding the liberation of Paris, Wake killed a German guard with a single karate chop to the neck, executed a women who had been spying for the Germans, shot her way out of roadblocks and biked 70 hours through perilous Nazi checkpoints to deliver radio codes for the Allies. And she was Australian.

WWII US Medal of Freedom Recipient: The White Mouse, Nancy Wake (1912 - 2011)

Nancy Wake, ‘White Mouse’ of World War II. The Gestapo called her “The White Mouse” for the way she deftly avoided their traps. Nancy Wake, was one of the most effective and cunning British agents working in German-occupied France during World War II.

only authenticated photograph of Emily Dickinson in existence, taken by William C. North ca. 1847 when Dickinson was 17 years old (Public Domain Review)

Detail from currently the only authenticated photograph of Emily Dickinson in existence, taken by William C. 1847 when Dickinson was 17 years old

"For factory, for farm and home" ~ During WWII, women were called upon to fill many new roles and the clothing ads of the time reflected this.

"For factory, for farm and home" ~ During WWII, women were called upon to fill many new roles and the clothing ads of the time reflected this. From Sears mail order catalogue

If you think flappers were just girls who wore feathered headbands, long necklaces and sparkly clothes then you are wrong! They were actually feminists who rebelled against womans fashion and behavioral standards of the time

Vintage Photo Three Gorgeous Flapper Bad Girls Cropped Hair Cigarettes 1920's

"Miss Gladys Theus, one of the fastest and most efficient welders at the Kaiser Company Permanente Metals Corporation yards near Oakland, Calif., is sticking to her job until final victory is won. " http://docs.fdrlibrary.marist.edu:8000/BROWSE.cgi?db=2=251=50

WWII - "Miss Gladys Theus, one of the fastest and most efficient welders at the Kaiser Company Permanente Metals Corporation yards near Oakland, Calif., is sticking to her job until final victory is won.

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#beautiful #computer #female #girl #internet #laptop #notebook #smile #student #woman #work #young #public domain images

Juana Inés de Asbaje y Ramírez de Santillana was an intellectual prodigy, famous poet, and nun.  Her most influential work was "Reply to Sor Filotea" in which she argued for women's rights to education, saying that women were just as intellectually competent as men and condemned the Catholic church for helping to keep women uneducated.

November 1651 – 17 April full name Juana Inés de Asbaje y Ramírez de Santillana, was a self-taught scholar and poet of the Baroque school, and nun of New Spain. She lived in a colonial era when Mexico was part of the Spanish Empire.

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