Born 24th July 1892 in Atchison, Kansas, Amelia Earhart was an American aviator who set many aviation records. While on a flight to circumnavigate the globe she disappeared and was declared lost at sea. How she disappeared still remains a mystery.
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We’ve had all sorts of fab articles, rooms, competitions and events over the last few days while celebrating IWD, and now here’s a quizlet to see what you know about some truly wonderful laydeez.
Plus y’know… win credits. You like credits, right?
Born on 12th May 1820 in Florence, Italy, to a wealthy British family, Florence Nightingale was known for carrying a lamp around the wards of army hospitals taking care of the injured soldiers during the Crimean War and improving the sanitation of the hospitals.
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Born on 4th February 1913 in Tuskegee, Alabama, African-American activist Rosa Parks ignited the Montgomery bus boycott which lead to strong societal efforts to end racial segregation of public facilities.
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Born Maria Salomea Skłodowska on 7th November 1867 in Warsaw, Poland, Marie Curie’s dedication to her studies would lead her to discovering 2 new elements and to not only become the first women to win a Nobel prize but to win two Nobel prizes in different subjects.
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