List of feminists

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This is a list of important participants in the development of feminism, originally sorted by surname within each period. It may include, for instance, earlier authors who did not self-identify as feminists but have been claimed to have furthered "feminist consciousness" by a resistance of male dominance expressed in their works.

No. Period (birth) Name Flag Country Born Died Comments Source
1 1201–1300 Helen of Anjou Serbia Serbia 1236 1314 Serbian Queen, feminist, establisher of women's schools [citation needed]
2 1201–1300 Bettisia Gozzadini Italy Italy 1209 1261 [citation needed]
3 1201–1300 Nicola de la Haye Poland Poland 1150–56 1230 [citation needed]
4 1301–1400 Jefimija Serbia Serbia 1349 1405 Serbian politician, poet, diplomat [citation needed]
5 1301–1400 Christine de Pizan Italy Italy 1365 1430 [1]
6 1301–1400 Jadwiga of Poland Poland Poland 1373–74 1399 [citation needed]
7 1301–1400 Milica of Serbia Serbia Serbia 1335 1405 Serbian Empress, feminist, poet [citation needed]
8 1401–1500 Balaram Das India India 15th century unknown Oriya poet; first attempt in India towards feminism [citation needed]
9 1401–1500 Laura Cereta Italy Italy 1469 1499 Feminist
10 1401–1500 La Malinche Mexico Mexico c. 1496 or c. 1501 c. 1529 [citation needed]
11 1501–1600 Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa Germany Germany 1486 1535 [2]
12 1501–1600 Jane Anger United Kingdom United Kingdom fl. 1589 fl. 1589 Feminist [2]
13 1501–1600 Marie de Gournay France France 1565 1645 Protofeminist [2]
14 1501–1600 Izumo no Okuni Japan Japan c. 1571 unknown [citation needed]
15 1501–1600 Modesta di Pozzo di Forzi Italy Italy 1501–1600 c. 1593 Feminist
16 1601–1700 Aphra Behn United Kingdom United Kingdom 1640 1689 Protofeminist [citation needed]
17 1601–1700 Anne Bradstreet United Kingdom United Kingdom 1612 1672 Feminist [citation needed]
18 1601–1700 Sophia Elisabet Brenner Sweden Sweden 1659 1724 Feminist
19 1601–1700 Sr. Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz Mexico Mexico 1648 1695 [citation needed]
20 1601–1700 François Poullain de la Barre France France 1647 1725 Feminist [2]
21 1601–1700 Christina of Sweden Sweden Sweden 1626 1689 [citation needed]
22 1701–1800 Abigail Adams United States United States 1744 1818 Feminist [3]
23 1701–1800 Catharina Ahlgren Sweden Sweden 1734 1800 Feminist
24 1701–1800 Annestine Beyer Denmark Denmark 1795 1884 Pioneer of women's education [citation needed]
25 1701–1800 Eleanor Butler United Kingdom United Kingdom 1739 1829 One of the Ladies of Llangollen [citation needed]
26 1701–1800 Marquis de Condorcet France France 1743 1794 Feminist [2]
28 1701–1800 Dorothea Erxleben Germany Germany 1715 1762 Feminist [1]
29 1701–1800 Charles Fourier France France 1772 1837 Socialist feminist; philosopher; credited with coining the (French) word "féministe" [4][5]
30 1701–1800 Jane Gomeldon United Kingdom United Kingdom c. 1720 1779 Feminist [citation needed]
31 1701–1800 Olympe de Gouges France France 1748 1793 Playwright and political activist who wrote the Declaration of the Rights of Woman and the Female Citizen in 1791 [6]
32 1701–1800 Sarah Grimke United States United States 1792 1873 First-wave feminist [7]
33 1701–1800 Sarah Moore Grimké United States United States 1792 1873 Feminist; suffragette [6]
34 1701–1800 Francis Hutcheson Republic of Ireland Ireland 1694 1746 Scottish-Irish philosopher, a founding father of the Scottish Enlightenment [citation needed]
35 1701–1800 Christian Isobel Johnstone United Kingdom United Kingdom 1781 1857 Journalist and author in Scotland [8]
36 1701–1800 Anne Knight United Kingdom United Kingdom 1786 1862 Social reformer; pioneer of feminism [6]
37 1701–1800 Anna Maria Lenngren Sweden Sweden 1754 1817 Writer, poet, and salonist; possibly a feminist [9]
38 1701–1800 Francisco de Miranda Venezuela Venezuela 1750 1816 Feminist [citation needed]
39 1701–1800 Lucretia Mott United States United States 1793 1880 Feminist [3]
40 1701–1800 Sarah Ponsonby United Kingdom United Kingdom 1755 1831 One of the Ladies of Llangollen [citation needed]
41 1701–1800 Madeleine de Puisieux France France 1720 1798 Writer [10]
42 1701–1800 Mary Shelley United Kingdom United Kingdom 1797 1851 Early pioneer Feminist [7]
27 1701–1800 Anne-Josèphe Théroigne de Méricourt France France 1762 1817 Politician [11]
43 1701–1800 Thomas Thorild Sweden Sweden 1759 1808
44 1701–1800 Sojourner Truth United States United States c. 1797 1883 First-wave feminist; abolitionist, women's rights activist, speaker, women's rights speech "Ain't I a Woman?" [3][7]
45 1701–1800 Anna Wheeler United Kingdom Republic of Ireland United Kingdom, Ireland 1785 1848 Feminist writer [12]
46 1701–1800 Mary Wollstonecraft United Kingdom United Kingdom 1759 1797 Early pioneer Feminist; Individualist feminist [3][7]
47 1701–1800 Frances Wright United Kingdom United Kingdom 1795 1852 First-wave feminist [3][7]
48 1801–1874 Juliette Adam France France 1836 1936 Feminist [6]
49 1801–1874 Jane Addams United States United States 1860 1935 First-wave feminist; suffragette; Major social activist, president Women's International League for Peace and Freedom [7]
50 1801–1874 Gertrud Adelborg Sweden Sweden 1853 1942 Teacher and suffragist
51 1801–1874 Sophie Adlersparre Sweden Sweden 1823 1895 Publisher; one of three most notable pioneers of women's rights movement in Sweden [13]
52 1801–1874 Alfhild Agrell Sweden Sweden 1849 1923 Feminist [14]
53 1801–1874 Soteria Aliberty Greece Greece 1847 1929 Feminist [6]
54 1801–1874 Jules Allix France France 1818 1897 Socialist; male feminist [4]
55 1801–1874 Elisabeth Altmann-Gottheiner Germany Germany 1874 1930 Feminist
56 1801–1874 Qasim Amin Egypt Egypt 1863 1908 Muslim feminist; early advocate of women’s rights in Egyptian society [6][15]
57 1801–1874 Ellen Anckarsvärd Sweden Sweden 1833 1898 Co-founded the Married Women Property Right Association [16]
58 1801–1874 Adelaide Anderson United Kingdom United Kingdom 1863 1936 [17][17]
59 1801–1874 Elizabeth Garrett Anderson United Kingdom United Kingdom 1836 1917 Feminist, suffragist; suffragette; first Englishwoman to qualify as a physician and surgeon in the UK; co-founder of first hospital staffed by women [18]

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60 1801–1874 Louisa Garrett Anderson United Kingdom United Kingdom 1873 1943 Feminist; suffragette [18]
61 1801–1874 Maybanke Anderson Australia Australia 1845 1927 Feminist; suffragette
62 1801–1874 Susan Anthony United States United States 1820 1906 Feminist; suffragette; played a pivotal role in movement to introduce women's suffrage into the United States [3]
63 1801–1874 Lovisa Årberg Sweden Sweden 1801 1881 Feminist
64 1801–1874 Edith Archibald Canada Canada 1854 1936 Suffragist; led the Maritime Women's Christian Temperance Union, the National Council of Women of Canada and the Local Council of Women of Halifax
65 1801–1874 Concepción Arenal Spain Spain 1820 1893 Feminist [2]
66 1801–1874 Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll United Kingdom United Kingdom 1848 1939 Feminist; suffragette
67 1801–1874 Ottilie Assing Germany Germany 1819 1884 Feminist
68 1801–1874 Bibi Khanoom Astarabadi Iran Iran 1859 1921 Writer
69 1801–1874 Louise Aston Germany Germany 1814 1871 Feminist
70 1801–1874 Hubertine Auclert France France 1848 1914 Feminist activist, suffragette [7]
71 1801–1874 Olympe Audouard France France 1832 1890 Feminist [7]
72 1801–1874 Alice Constance Austin United States United States 1862 1955 Socialist feminist; radical feminist
73 1801–1874 Rachel Foster Avery United States United States 1858 1919 First-wave feminist; suffragette [7]
74 1801–1874 John Goodwyn Barmby United Kingdom United Kingdom 1820 1881 Feminist [18]
75 1801–1874 Marie Bashkirtseff Ukraine Ukraine 1858 1884 First-wave feminist; French feminist [7]
76 1801–1874 José Batlle y Ordóñez Uruguay Uruguay 1856 1929 Feminist
77 1801–1874 Anna Bayerová Czech Republic Czech Republic 1853 1924 Feminist
78 1801–1874 Jean Beadle Australia Australia 1868 1942 Feminist; social worker; political activist
79 1801–1874 August Bebel Germany Germany 1840 1913 Communist; male [3]
80 1801–1874 Alaide Gualberta Beccari Italy Italy 1868 1930 Socialist feminist; radical feminist
81 1801–1874 Lydia Becker United Kingdom United Kingdom 1827 1890 Feminist; suffragette [6][18]
82 1801–1874 Catharine Beecher United States United States 1800 1878 Feminist [6]
83 1801–1874 Alva Belmont United States United States 1853 1933 Suffrage leader; speaker; author [6]
84 1801–1874 Louie Bennett Republic of Ireland Ireland 1870 1956 Suffrage leader [6]
85 1801–1874 Victoire Léodile Béra France France 1824 1900 Feminist
86 1801–1874 Signe Bergman Sweden Sweden 1869 1960 Feminist
87 1801–1874 Annie Besant United Kingdom United Kingdom 1847 1933 Socialist feminist
88 1801–1874 Alice Stone Blackwell United States United States 1857 1950 Feminist and journalist, editor of Woman's Journal, a major women's rights publication [6]
89 1801–1874 Antoinette Brown Blackwell United States United States 1825 1921 Founded American Woman Suffrage Association with Lucy Stone in 1869
90 1801–1874 Elizabeth Blackwell United States United States 1821 1910 First-wave feminist [7]
91 1801–1874 Henry Browne Blackwell United States United States 1825 1909 Businessman, abolitionist, journalist, suffrage leader and campaigner
92 1801–1874 Harriot Eaton Stanton Blatch United States United States 1856 1940 Suffragist [6][18]
93 1801–1874 Amelia Bloomer United States United States 1818 1894 Suffragist, publisher and editor of The Lily, advocated for many women's issues [6]
94 1801–1874 Barbara Bodichon United Kingdom United Kingdom 1827 1891 Feminist [6][18]
95 1801–1874 Laura Borden Canada Canada 1861 1940 President of the Local Council of Women of Halifax
96 1801–1874 Lily Braun Germany Germany 1865 1916 [6]
97 1801–1874 Fredrika Bremer Sweden Sweden 1801 1865 Writer, feminist activist and pioneer of the organized women's rights movement in Sweden [6]
98 1801–1874 Ursula Mellor Bright United Kingdom United Kingdom 1835 1915 Feminist; suffragette
99 1801–1874 Emilia Broomé Sweden Sweden 1866 1925 Feminist
100 1801–1874 Antoinette Brown Blackwell United States United States 1825 1921 Feminist [6]
101 1801–1874 Lady Constance Bulwer-Lytton United Kingdom United Kingdom 1869 1923 Feminist; suffragette
102 1801–1874 Katharine Bushnell United States United States 1856 1946 Feminist
103 1801–1874 Josephine Butler United Kingdom United Kingdom 1828 1906 Feminist [6]
104 1801–1874 Pancha Carrasco Costa Rica Costa Rica 1826 1890 [6]
105 1801–1874 Frances Jennings Casement United States United States 1840 1928 Feminist; suffragette
106 1801–1874 Carrie Chapman Catt United States United States 1859 1947 Suffrage leader, president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association, founder of League of Women Voters and the International Alliance of Women [3][6]
107 1801–1874 Maria Cederschiöld Sweden Sweden 1856 1935 Feminist; suffragette
108 1801–1874 William Henry Channing United States United States 1810 1884 Minister, author
109 1801–1874 Mary Agnes Chase United States United States 1869 1963 Socialist feminist; suffragette
110 1801–1874 Ada Nield Chew United Kingdom United Kingdom 1870 1945 Feminist; suffragette
111 1801–1874 Tennessee Celeste Claflin United States United States 1844 1923 suffragette [3]
112 1801–1874 Alice Clark United Kingdom United Kingdom 1874 1934 Feminist
113 1801–1874 Helen Bright Clark United Kingdom United Kingdom 1840 1972 Feminist; suffragette
114 1801–1874 Florence Claxton United Kingdom United Kingdom 1840 1879 Feminist
115 1801–1874 Voltairine de Cleyre United States United States 1866 1912 Individualist feminist; anarcha-feminist [7]
116 1801–1874 Francis Power Cobbe Republic of Ireland Ireland 1822 1904 Feminist
117 1801–1874 Mary Ann Colclough New Zealand New Zealand 1836 1885 Feminist; social reformer
118 1801–1874 Anna "Annie" Julia Cooper United States United States 1858 1964 Feminist; suffragette [2]
119 1801–1874 Marguerite Coppin Belgium Belgium 1867 1931 Woman poet laureate of Belgium and advocate of women's rights
120 1801–1874 Ida Crouch-Hazlett United States United States 1870 1941 Socialist feminist; suffragette
121 1801–1874 Emily Wilding Davison United Kingdom United Kingdom 1872 1913 Feminist; suffragette
122 1801–1874 Draga Dejanović Serbia Serbia 1840 1871 Feminist [19]
123 1801–1874 Josefina Deland Sweden Sweden 1814 1890 Writer, teacher, founded Society for Retired Female Teachers)
124 1801–1874 Maria Deraismes France France 1828 1894 Feminist
125 1801–1874 Charlotte Despard née French United Kingdom United Kingdom 1844 1939 Feminist; suffragette [6]
126 1801–1874 Jenny d'Hericourt France France 1809 1875 [6]
127 1801–1874 Louisa Margaret Dunkley Australia Australia 1866 1927 Labour organizer
128 1801–1874 Marguerite Durand France France 1864 1936 Feminist; suffragette
129 1801–1874 Friedrich Engels Germany Germany 1820 1895 Communist; male [3]
130 1801–1874 Emily Faithfull United Kingdom United Kingdom 1835 1895 Feminist
131 1801–1874 Millicent Garrett Fawcett United Kingdom United Kingdom 1847 1929 Long-time president of the National Union of Women's Suffrage Societies
132 1801–1874 Astrid Stampe Feddersen Denmark Denmark 1852 1930 Chaired the first Scandinavian meeting on women's rights
133 1801–1874 Anna Filosofova Russia Russia 1837 1912 Early Russian woman's rights activist
134 1801–1874 Louise Flodin Sweden Sweden 1828 1923 Feminist
135 1801–1874 Mary Sargant Florence United Kingdom United Kingdom 1857 1954 Feminist; suffragette
136 1801–1874 Isabella Ford United Kingdom United Kingdom 1855 1924 Socialist feminist; suffragette
137 1801–1874 Margaret Fuller United States United States 1810 1850 Transcendentalist, critic, advocate for women's education, author of Woman in the Nineteenth Century [3]
138 1801–1874 Matilda Joslyn Gage United States United States 1826 1898 Suffragist, editor, writer, organizer [2]
139 1801–1874 Edith Margaret Garrud United Kingdom United Kingdom 1872 1971 Trained the 'Bodyguard' unit of the Women's Social and Political Union (WSPU) in jujutsu self-defence techniques
140 1801–1874 Désirée Gay France France 1810 1891 Socialist feminist
141 1801–1874 Charlotte Perkins Gilman United States United States 1860 1935 Ecofeminist [3]
142 1801–1874 Wil van Gogh Netherlands Netherlands 1862 1941 Feminist
143 1801–1874 Emma Goldman United Kingdom United Kingdom 1869 1940 Individualist feminist; Russian-American campaigner for birth control and other rights [3][6][7]
144 1801–1874 Vida Goldstein Australia Australia 1869 1949 Early Australian feminist politician; first woman in the British Empire to stand for election to a national parliament [6]
145 1801–1874 Grace Greenwood United States United States 1823 1904 First woman reporter on the New York Times payroll, advocate for social reform and women's rights
146 1801–1874 Angelina Emily Grimké United States United States 1805 1879 First-wave feminist; suffragette [3][7]
147 1801–1874 Bella Guerin Australia Australia 1858 1923 Socialist feminist; first woman to graduate from an Australian university
148 1801–1874 Marianne Hainisch Austria Austria 1839 1936 Proponent of women’s right to work and to receive education
149 1801–1874 Marion Coates Hansen United Kingdom United Kingdom 1870 1947 Feminist; suffragette
150 1801–1874 Jane Ellen Harrison United Kingdom United Kingdom 1850 1928 Feminist
151 1801–1874 Anna Haslam Republic of Ireland Ireland 1829 1922 Major figure in early women’s movement in Ireland, founded the Dublin Women's Suffrage Association
152 1801–1874 Anna Hierta-Retzius Sweden Sweden 1841 1924 Women's rights activist and philanthropist
153 1801–1874 Thomas Wentworth Higginson United States United States 1828 1911 Abolitionist, minister, author
154 1801–1874 Laurence Housman United Kingdom United Kingdom 1865 1959 Socialist feminist
155 1801–1874 Julia Ward Howe United States United States 1819 1910 Suffragist, writer, organizer
156 1801–1874 Louisa Hubbard United Kingdom United Kingdom 1836 1906 Feminist
157 1801–1874 Aletta Jacobs Netherlands Netherlands 1854 1929 Feminist [2]
158 1801–1874 Kehajia Kalliopi Greece Greece 1839 1905 [6]
159 1801–1874 Kang Youwei China China 1858 1927 [6]
160 1801–1874 Abby Kelley United States United States 1811 1887 Suffragist and activist
161 1801–1874 Grace Kimmins United Kingdom United Kingdom 1871 1954 Feminist [citation needed]
162 1801–1874 Anna Kingsford United Kingdom United Kingdom 1846 1888 Ecofeminist
163 1801–1874 Toshiko Kishida Japan Japan 1863 1901 [6]
164 1801–1874 Alexandra Kollontai Soviet Union USSR 1872 1952 Socialist feminist [2]
165 1801–1874 Lotten von Kræmer Sweden Sweden 1828 1912 Baroness, writer, poet, philanthropist, founder of the literary society Samfundet De Nio
166 1801–1874 Marie Lacoste-Gérin-Lajoie Canada Canada 1867 1945 Suffragette; self-taught jurist
167 1801–1874 Louisa Lawson Australia Australia 1848 1920 Feminist; suffragette; radical pro-republican federalist; author and publisher [2]
168 1801–1874 Mary Lee Republic of Ireland Australia Australia, Ireland 1821 1909 Suffragette
169 1801–1874 Anna Leonowens United Kingdom India United Kingdom, India 1831 1915 Travel writer, educator, social activist
170 1801–1874 Fredrika Limnell Sweden Sweden 1816 1897 Feminist
171 1801–1874 Mary Livermore United States United States 1820 1905 Women's rights journalist, suffragist
172 1801–1874 Belva Lockwood United States United States 1830 1917 [6]
173 1801–1874 Margaret Bright Lucas United Kingdom United Kingdom 1818 1890 Feminist; suffragette
174 1801–1874 Rosa Luxemburg Germany Germany 1871 1919 Socialist feminist
175 1801–1874 Christian Maclagan United Kingdom United Kingdom 1811 1901 Feminist
176 1801–1874 Kitty Marion United Kingdom United Kingdom 1871 1944 Socialist feminist; suffragette
177 1801–1874 Harriet Martineau United Kingdom United Kingdom 1802 1876 Feminist
178 1801–1874 Eleanor Marx United Kingdom United Kingdom 1855 1898 Socialist feminist
179 1801–1874 Rosa Mayreder Austria Austria 1858 1938 Feminist [2]
180 1801–1874 Nellie McClung Canada Canada 1873 1951 Feminist and suffragist; part of The Famous Five
181 1801–1874 Helen Priscilla McLaren United Kingdom United Kingdom 1851 1934 Feminist
182 1801–1874 Louise Michel France France 1830 1905 anarcha-feminist [4]
183 1801–1874 Harriet Taylor Mill United Kingdom United Kingdom 1807 1858 Early pioneer Feminist [7]
184 1801–1874 John Stuart Mill United Kingdom United Kingdom 1806 1873 Early Pioneer Feminist [3][7]
185 1801–1874 Hannah Mitchell United Kingdom United Kingdom 1872 1956 Socialist feminist; suffragette
186 1801–1874 Katti Anker Møller Norway Norway 1868 1945 First-wave feminist [7]
187 1801–1874 Agda Montelius Sweden Sweden 1850 1920 Feminist; suffragette; philanthropist, chairman of the Fredrika-Bremer-förbundet
188 1801–1874 Anna Maria Mozzoni Italy Italy 1837 1920 First-wave feminist ; suffragette [7]
189 1801–1874 Flora Murray United Kingdom United Kingdom 1869 1923 Feminist; suffragette
190 1801–1874 Clarina I. H. Nichols United States United States 1810 1885 First-wave feminist; suffragette [7]
191 1801–1874 Draga Obrenović Serbia Serbia 1864 1903 Queen consort; Feminist
192 1801–1874 Louise Otto-Peters Germany Germany 1819 1895 Feminist [20][21]
193 1801–1874 Emmeline Pankhurst United Kingdom United Kingdom 1858 1928 Feminist; suffragette; one of the founders and the leader of the British suffragette movement [3]
194 1801–1874 Maud Wood Park United States United States 1871 1955 Founder College Equal Suffrage League, first president League of Women Voters
195 1801–1874 Madeleine Pelletier France France 1874 1939 French feminist; First-wave feminist; Socialist feminist [7]
196 1801–1874 Wendell Phillips United States United States 1811 1884 Abolitionist, orator, lawyer
197 1801–1874 Jyotiba Phule India India 1827 1890 Critic of the caste system, founded a school for girls, a widow-remarriage initiative, a home for upper caste widows, and a home for infant girls to discourage female infanticide [2]
198 1801–1874 Eugénie Potonié-Pierre France France 1844 1898 Feminist
199 1801–1874 Eleanor Rathbone United Kingdom United Kingdom 1872 1946 Feminist [2]
200 1801–1874 Caroline Rémy de Guebhard France France 1855 1929 Feminist
201 1801–1874 Dorothy Richardson United Kingdom United Kingdom 1873 1957 Feminist
202 1801–1874 Edith Rigby United Kingdom United Kingdom 1872 1948 Feminist; suffragette
203 1801–1874 Sibylle Riqueti de Mirabeau France France 1849 1932 Feminist
204 1801–1874 Bessie Rischbieth Australia Australia 1874 1967) Earliest female appointed to any court; early activist against the practice of taking Aboriginal children from their mothers
205 1801–1874 Eliza Ritchie Canada Canada 1856 1933 Prominent suffragist, executive member of the Local Council of Women of Halifax
206 1801–1874 Harriet Hanson Robinson United States United States 1825 1911 Feminist [3]
207 1801–1874 Pauline Roland France France 1805 1852 Feminist [7]
208 1801–1874 Rosalie Roos Sweden Sweden 1823 1898 Writer and pioneer of the organized women's rights movement in Sweden
209 1801–1874 Ernestine Rose United States Poland United States, Russia-Poland 1810 1892 Feminist; suffragette [3]
210 1801–1874 Hilda Sachs Sweden Sweden 1857 1935 Journalist, writer and feminist
211 1801–1874 Anna Sandström Sweden Sweden 1854 1931 Educational reformer
212 1801–1874 Auguste Schmidt Germany Germany 1833 1902 Feminist [22]
213 1801–1874 Olive Schreiner South Africa South Africa 1855 1920 Feminist
214 1801–1874 Rose Scott Australia Australia 1847 1925 Feminist; suffragette
215 1801–1874 Anna Howard Shaw United States United States 1847 1919 President of National Women's Suffrage Association 1904–1915
216 1801–1874 Kate Sheppard New Zealand New Zealand 1847 1934 Influential in winning voting rights for women in 1893 (the first country and national election in which women were allowed to vote) [2]
217 1801–1874 Tarabai Shinde India India 1850 1910 Feminist
218 1801–1874 Emily Anne Eliza Shirreff United Kingdom United Kingdom 1814 1897 Early pioneer Feminist [7]
219 1801–1874 Eleanor Mildred Sidgwick United Kingdom United Kingdom 1845 1936 Feminist
220 1801–1874 Dame Ethel Mary Smyth United Kingdom United Kingdom 1858 1944 Feminist; suffragette
221 1801–1874 Anna Garlin Spencer United States United States 1851 1931 Feminist [3]
222 1801–1874 Elizabeth Cady Stanton United States United States 1815 1902 Social activist, abolitionist, suffragist, organizer of the 1848  Women's Rights Convention, co-founder of the National Woman Suffrage Association and the International Council of Women [3]
223 1801–1874 Anna Sterky Denmark Sweden Sweden, Denmark 1856 1939 Feminist
224 1801–1874 Helene Stöcker Germany Germany 1869 1943 Feminist [21]
225 1801–1874 Milica Stojadinović-Srpkinja Serbia Serbia 1828 1878 Feminist; war correspondent; writer; poet
226 1801–1874 Lucy Stone United States United States 1818 1893 Orator, organizer of the first National Women's Rights Convention, founder of the Woman's Journal, and first recorded American woman to retain her surname after marriage [3]
227 1801–1874 Emily Howard Stowe Canada Canada 1831 1903 Physician, advocate for women's inclusion in the medical professional community, founder of the Canadian Women's Suffrage Association
228 1801–1874 Helena Swanwick United Kingdom United Kingdom 1864 1939 Feminist; suffragette
229 1801–1874 Frances Swiney United Kingdom United Kingdom 1847 1922 Feminist; suffragette
230 1801–1874 Táhirih Iran Iran 1814/17 1852 Bábí poet, theologian, and proponent of women's rights in 19th-century Iran [2]
231 1801–1874 Caroline Testman Denmark Denmark 1839 1919 Co-founder of the Dansk Kvindesamfund
232 1801–1874 Martha Carey Thomas United States United States 1857 1935 [6]
233 1801–1874 Sybil Thomas, Viscountess Rhondda United Kingdom United Kingdom 1857 1941 Feminist; suffragette
234 1801–1874 Flora Tristan France France 1803 1844 Socialist feminist [2]
235 1801–1874 Harriet Tubman United States United States 1820 1913 First-wave feminist [7]
236 1801–1874 Thorstein Veblen United States United States 1857 1929 Economist; sociologist; male [3]
237 1801–1874 Alice Vickery United Kingdom United Kingdom 1844 1929 Physician, supporter of birth control as means of emancipation of women
238 1801–1874 Beatrice Webb United Kingdom United Kingdom 1858 1943 Socialist feminist
239 1801–1874 Ida B. Wells United States United States 1862 1931 Civil rights and anti-lynching activist, suffragist noted for her refusal to avoid media attention because she was African American
240 1801–1874 Anna Whitlock Sweden Sweden 1852 1930 Feminist, suffragette; school pioneer, journalist
241 1801–1874 Karolina Widerström Sweden Sweden 1856 1949 Feminist; suffragette
243 1801–1874 Frances Willard United States United States 1839 1898 Socialist feminist; suffragette
242 1801–1874 Frances Willard United States United States 1839 1898 Suffragist and organizer
244 1801–1874 Charlotte Wilson United Kingdom United Kingdom 1854 1944 radical feminist
245 1801–1874 Victoria Woodhull United States United States 1838 1927 First-wave feminist; suffragist, organizer, innovator, first woman to run for U.S. presidency [3][7]
246 1801–1874 Clara Zetkin Germany Germany 1857 1933 Socialist feminist [3]
247 1875–1939 Bella Abzug United States United States 1920 1998 Second-wave feminist [6]
248 1875–1939 Ángela Acuña Costa Rica Costa Rica 1888 1983 Feminist [6]
249 1875–1939 Wim Hora Adema Netherlands Netherlands 1914 1998 Second-wave feminist; radical feminist [23]
250 1875–1939 Alan Alda United States United States 1936 Feminist
251 1875–1939 Dolores Alexander United States United States 1931 2008 Anti-pornography feminist [24]
252 1875–1939 Maya Angelou United States United States 1928 2014 Civil rights activist [6]
253 1875–1939 Margery Corbett Ashby United Kingdom United Kingdom 1882 1981 Feminist; suffragette [17]
254 1875–1939 Ksenija Atanasijević Serbia Serbia 1894 1981 Feminist; suffragette; philosopher; first PhD in a Serbian university
255 1875–1939 Ti-Grace Atkinson United States United States 1938 Second-wave feminist [6][7][24]
256 1875–1939 Margaret Atwood Canada Canada 1939 Third-wave feminist [6][7]
257 1875–1939 Helene Aylon United States United States 1931 Ecofeminist [7][24]
258 1875–1939 Eva Bacon Australia Australia 1909 1994 Feminist and Socialist
259 1875–1939 Faith Bandler Australia Australia 1918 Feminist and civil rights activist
260 1875–1939 Lois W. Banner United States United States 1939 Feminist
261 1875–1939 Thelma Bate Australia Australia 1904 1984 Community leader, advocate for inclusion of Aboriginal women in Country Women's Association
262 1875–1939 Mary Ritter Beard United States United States 1876 1958 Feminist; historian [3][6]
263 1875–1939 Joan Beauchamp United Kingdom United Kingdom 1890 1964 Feminist; suffragette
264 1875–1939 Kay Beauchamp United Kingdom United Kingdom 1899 1992 Feminist
265 1875–1939 Simone de Beauvoir France France 1908 1986 Second-wave feminist; philosopher; writer [6][7]
266 1875–1939 Helen Bentwich United Kingdom United Kingdom 1892 1972 Feminist [citation needed]
267 1875–1939 Rosa May Billinghurst United Kingdom United Kingdom 1875 1953 Feminist; suffragette [18]
268 1875–1939 Teresa Billington-Greig United Kingdom United Kingdom 1877 1964 Feminist; suffragette [18]
269 1875–1939 Elsie Bowerman United Kingdom United Kingdom 1889 1973 Feminist; suffragette [18]
270 1875–1939 Helen Gurley Brown United States United States 1922 2012 Author of Sex and the Single Girl, long-time editor of Cosmopolitan
271 1875–1939 Stella Browne Canada Canada 1880 1955 Socialist feminist
272 1875–1939 Susan Brownmiller United States United States 1935 Second-wave feminist ; anti-pornography feminist; radical feminist [7][24]
273 1875–1939 Katherine Burdekin United Kingdom United Kingdom 1896 1963 Feminist
274 1875–1939 Lucy Burns United States United States 1879 1966 Feminist; suffragette; suffragist and women's rights activist
275 1875–1939 Karlyn Kohrs Campbell United States United States 1937 [6]
276 1875–1939 Clara Campoamor Spain Spain 1888 1972 [6]
277 1875–1939 Luisa Capetillo Puerto Rico Puerto Rico 1879 1922 Puerto Rican labor union suffragette; jailed for wearing pants in public [6]
278 1875–1939 Liz Carpenter United States United States 1920 2010 Feminist
279 1875–1939 Elvia Carrillo Puerto Mexico Mexico 1878 1967 [6]
280 1875–1939 Thérèse Casgrain Canada Canada 1896 1981 Second-wave feminist; suffragette; politician and senator, mostly active in Quebec [6][7]
281 1875–1939 Jacqueline Ceballos United States United States 1925 Founder of Veteran Feminists of America [24]
282 1875–1939 Enid Charles United Kingdom United Kingdom 1894 1972 radical feminist
283 1875–1939 Shirley St Hill Chisholm United States United States 1924 2005 Second-wave feminist [6]
284 1875–1939 Hélène Cixous France France 1937 Feminist [6][7]
285 1875–1939 Margaret "Gretta" Cousins Republic of Ireland Ireland 1878 1954 Irish-Indian suffragist, established All India Women's Conference, co-founded Irish Women's Franchise League
286 1875–1939 Eva Cox Australia Australia 1938 Sociologist; long-time member of the Women's Electoral Lobby
287 1875–1939 Jill Craigie United Kingdom United Kingdom 1911 1999 Socialist feminist
288 1875–1939 Minnie Fisher Cunningham United States United States 1882 1964 Feminist
289 1875–1939 Hamid Dalwai India India 1932 1977 Socialist feminist
290 1875–1939 Mary Daly United States United States 1928 2010 Second-wave feminist; Ecofeminist [7]
291 1875–1939 Sonja Davies New Zealand New Zealand 1923 2005 Second-wave feminist
292 1875–1939 Barbara Deming United States United States 1917 1984 Feminist
293 1875–1939 Ezlynn Deraniyagala Sri Lanka Sri Lanka 1908 1973 [6]
294 1875–1939 Jeanne Deroin France France 1805 1894 [6]
295 1875–1939 Jeanne Deroin France France 1805 1894 [6]
296 1875–1939 Betty Dodson United States United States 1929 Third-wave feminist; sex-positive feminist [24]
297 1875–1939 Sediqeh Dowlatabadi Iran Iran 1882 1962 Journalist and women's rights activist
298 1875–1939 Carol Downer United States United States 1933 Second-wave feminist; founder of women's self-help movement, feminist, author, health activist, attorney [7]
299 1875–1939 Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz United States United States 1939 Radical feminist
300 1875–1939 Crystal Eastman United States United States 1881 1928 Socialist feminist
301 1875–1939 Françoise d'Eaubonne France France 1920 2005 Ecofeminist
302 1875–1939 Norah Elam United Kingdom Republic of Ireland United Kingdom, Ireland 1878 1961 Radical feminist; suffragette
303 1875–1939 Nawal el-Saadawi Egypt Egypt 1931 Writer and doctor, advocate for women’s health and equality
304 1875–1939 Cynthia Enloe United States United States 1938 Second-wave feminist
305 1875–1939 Mohtaram Eskandari Iran Iran 1895 1924 Woman's rights activist, founder of "Jam'iat e nesvan e vatan-khah" (Society of Patriotic Women
306 1875–1939 Vilma Espín Cuba Cuba 1930 [6]
307 1875–1939 Elizabeth Evatt Australia Australia 1933 Legal reformist and juror; first Australian to be elected to the United Nations Human Rights Committee
308 1875–1939 Myrlie Evers-Williams United States United States 1933 Second-wave feminist
309 1875–1939 Lidia Falcón Spain Spain 1935 [6]
310 1875–1939 Frances Farrer United Kingdom United Kingdom 1895 1977 Feminist
311 1875–1939 Geraldine Ferraro United States United States 1935 [6]
312 1875–1939 Ana Figuero Chile Chile 1908 1970 [6]
313 1875–1939 Elizabeth Gurley Flynn United States United States 1890 1964 Socialist feminist; suffragette
314 1875–1939 Elizabeth "Betty" Bloomer Ford United States United States 1918 2011 Second-wave feminist
315 1875–1939 Gerald Ford United States United States 1913 2006 Second-wave feminist
316 1875–1939 Miles Franklin Australia Australia 1879 1954 Feminist; writer
317 1875–1939 Clara Fraser United States United States 1923 1998 Second-wave feminist; radical feminist
318 1875–1939 Elisabeth Freeman United States United States 1876 1942 Suffragist and civil rights activist, participated in the Suffrage Hikes
319 1875–1939 Marilyn French United States United States 1929 2009 Second-wave feminist; radical feminist [7]
320 1875–1939 Betty Friedan United States United States 1921 2006 Second-wave feminist; writer [7]
321 1875–1939 William Lloyd Garrison United States United States 1805 1879 Abolitionist, journalist, organizer, advocate [3]
322 1875–1939 Carol Gilligan United States United States 1936 Second-wave feminist [7]
323 1875–1939 Françoise Giroud France France 1916 2003 Journalist, writer, politician
324 1875–1939 Judy Goldsmith United States United States 1938 President of the National Organization for Women (NOW) from 1982 to 1985
325 1875–1939 Jane Goodall United Kingdom United Kingdom 1934 Feminist
326 1875–1939 Vivian Gornick United States United States 1935 Radical feminist [24]
327 1875–1939 Lois Gould United States United States 1931 2002 Feminist
328 1875–1939 Jane Grant United States United States 1892 1972 Feminist
329 1875–1939 Germaine Greer Australia Australia 1939 Second-wave feminist; radical feminist; Socialist feminist; academic; author of The Female Eunuch [7]
330 1875–1939 Colette Guillaumin France France 1934 Feminist
331 1875–1939 Tahar Haddad Tunisia Tunisia 1897 1935 Muslim feminist
332 1875–1939 Lizzy Lind af Hageby Sweden Sweden 1878 1963 Feminist
333 1875–1939 Charlotte Haldane United Kingdom United Kingdom 1894 1969 Feminist
334 1875–1939 Gisèle Halimi France France 1927 Feminist
335 1875–1939 Zaib-un-Nissa Hamidullah India India 1921 2000 Muslim feminist
336 1875–1939 Bertha Harris United States United States 1937 2005 Second-wave feminist
337 1875–1939 Caroline Haslett United Kingdom United Kingdom 1895 1957 Feminist
338 1875–1939 Dorothy Hewett Australia Australia 1923 2002 Second-wave feminist
339 1875–1939 Julka Hlapec-Đorđević Serbia Serbia 1882 1969 Feminist; suffragette; writerwriter [25]
340 1875–1939 Nicole Hollander United States United States 1939 Feminist
341 1875–1939 Pak Hon-yong South Korea South Korea 1900 1956 Feminist
342 1875–1939 Mary Howell United States United States 1932 1998 Feminist
343 1875–1939 Edith How-Martyn United Kingdom United Kingdom 1875 1954 Feminist; suffragette
344 1875–1939 Fatima Ahmed Ibrahim Sudan Sudan 1933 Muslim feminist
345 1875–1939 Fusae Ichikawa Japan Japan 1893 1981 [6]
346 1875–1939 Luce Irigaray France France 1930 Feminist [7]
347 1875–1939 Sonia Johnson United States United States 1936 Feminist
348 1875–1939 Jill Johnston United States United States 1929 2010 Feminist
349 1875–1939 Claudia Jones Trinidad and TobagoUnited States United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States, Trinidad and Tobago 1915 1964 Feminist; suffragette
350 1875–1939 Rosalie Gardiner Jones United States United States 1883 1978 Organizer of the Suffrage Hikes
351 1875–1939 Marie Juchacz Germany Germany 1879 1956 Feminist
352 1875–1939 Alicia Moreau de Justo Argentina Argentina 1885 1986 Socialist feminist [26]
353 1875–1939 Raden Adjeng Kartini Indonesia Indonesia 1879 1904 Muslim feminist; Javanese advocate for native Indonesian women, critic of polygamous marriages and lack of education opportunities for women [6]
354 1875–1939 Shidzue Katō Japan Japan 1897 2001 Second-wave feminist [6]
355 1875–1939 Aoua Kéita Mali Mali 1912 1980 Feminist
356 1875–1939 Florynce Kennedy United States United States 1916 2000 Second-wave feminist
357 1875–1939 Annie Kenney United Kingdom United Kingdom 1879 1953 Feminist; suffragette
358 1875–1939 Yamakawa Kikue Japan Japan 1890 1980 Socialist feminist; anti-prostitution feminist
359 1875–1939 Coretta Scott King United States United States 1927 2006 Second-wave feminist
360 1875–1939 Gerda Lerner Austria Austria 1920 2013 Feminist
361 1875–1939 Audre Lorde United States United States 1934 1992 Third-wave feminist [6]
362 1875–1939 Mina Loy United Kingdom United Kingdom 1882 1966 Feminist
363 1875–1939 Rae Luckock Canada Canada 1893 1972 Socialist feminist
364 1875–1939 Margaret Mackworth, 2nd Viscountess Rhondda United Kingdom United Kingdom 1883 1958 Feminist; suffragette
365 1875–1939 Agnes Macphail Canada Canada 1890 1954 Feminist
366 1875–1939 Dora Marsden United Kingdom United Kingdom 1882 1960 Feminist
367 1875–1939 Elizabeth Holloway Marston United Kingdom United Kingdom 1893 1993 Feminist
368 1875–1939 William Moulton Marston United States United States 1893 1947 Feminist
369 1875–1939 Nicole-Claude Mathieu (fr) France France 1937 2014 Empress French feminist; material feminist [7]
370 1875–1939 Else Mayer Germany Germany 1891 1962 First-wave feminist
371 1875–1939 Carolyn Merchant United States United States 1936 Ecofeminist
372 1875–1939 Maria Mies Germany Germany 1931 Ecofeminist
373 1875–1939 Inez Milholland United States United States 1886 1916 Key participant in the National Woman's Party and the Woman Suffrage Parade of 1913
374 1875–1939 Kate Millett United States United States 1934 Second-wave feminist [7]
375 1875–1939 Laure Moghaizel Lebanon Lebanon 1929 1997 Lebanese lawyer and women's rights advocate
376 1875–1939 Florence Nagle United Kingdom United Kingdom 1894 1988 Feminist; first woman in Britain to officially train racehorses. [27]
377 1875–1939 Diane Nash United States United States 1938 1960s Civil Rights Movement leader and organizer, voting rights proponent
378 1875–1939 Anaïs Nin United States France United States, France 1903 1977 Feminist
379 1875–1939 Helena Normanton United Kingdom United Kingdom 1882 1957 Feminist
380 1875–1939 Alexis Nour Romania Romania 1877 1940 Feminist
381 1875–1939 Yoko Ono Japan United States United States, Japan 1933 Feminist
382 1875–1939 Alicia Ostriker United States United States 1937 Third-wave feminist
383 1875–1939 Grace Paley United States United States 1922 2007 Feminist
384 1875–1939 Adela Pankhurst United Kingdom United Kingdom 1885 1961 Feminist
385 1875–1939 Christabel Pankhurst United Kingdom United Kingdom 1880 1958 Feminist; suffragette; co-founder and leader of the Women's Social and Political Union
386 1875–1939 Sylvia Pankhurst United Kingdom United Kingdom 1882 1960 Feminist; suffragette
387 1875–1939 Frances Parker United Kingdom United Kingdom 1875 1924 Feminist
388 1875–1939 Alice Paul United States United States 1885 1977 Main strategist for the 1910s Women's Voting Rights Movement for the 19th Amendment.; founder of National Woman's Party, initiator of the Silent Sentinels and the 1913 Women's Suffrage Parade, author of the Equal Rights Amendment
389 1875–1939 Eva Perón Argentina Argentina 1919 1952 Feminist [2]
390 1875–1939 Frédérique Petrides Belgium United States United States, Belgium 1903 1983 Feminist; pioneering orchestral conductor, activist and editor of Women in Music, a series of periodicals chronicling the activities of women in music
391 1875–1939 Marion Phillips United Kingdom United Kingdom 1881 1932 Feminist; suffragette
392 1875–1939 Erin Pizzey United Kingdom United Kingdom 1939 Second-wave feminist
393 1875–1939 Sylvia Plath United States United States 1932 1963 Feminist
394 1875–1939 Letty Cottin Pogrebin United States United States 1939 Feminist
395 1875–1939 Eileen Powell Australia Australia 1913 1997 Trade unionist, women's activist and important contributor to the Equal Pay for Equal Work decision
396 1875–1939 Millicent Preston-Stanley Australia Australia 1883 1955 First female member of the NSW Legislative Assembly; campaigned for the custodial rights of mothers in divorce and women's healthcare
397 1875–1939 Lorine Livington Pruette United States United States 1896 1977 Feminist
398 1875–1939 Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti Nigeria Nigeria 1900 1978 Foremost Nigerian women's rights activist
399 1875–1939 Claire Rayner United Kingdom United Kingdom 1931 2010 Feminist
400 1875–1939 Adrienne Rich United States United States 1929 2012 Feminist
401 1875–1939 Mary Richardson United Kingdom United Kingdom 1889 1961 Feminist; suffragette
402 1875–1939 Léa Roback Canada Canada 1903 2000 Feminist; workers' union activist tied with the communist party
403 1875–1939 Hilary Rose United Kingdom United Kingdom 1935 Feminist
404 1875–1939 Agnes Maude Royden United Kingdom United Kingdom 1876 1956 Feminist; suffragette
405 1875–1939 Florence Rush United States United States 1918 2008 Feminist
406 1875–1939 Joanna Russ United States United States 1937 2011 Second-wave feminist
407 1875–1939 Diana E. H. Russell South Africa South Africa 1938 Second-wave feminist; radical feminist;anti-pornography feminist
408 1875–1939 Dora Russell United Kingdom United Kingdom 1894 1986 Feminist; progressive campaigner, advocate of marriage reform, birth control and female emancipation
409 1875–1939 Manuel Sacristán Spain Spain 1925 1985 Socialist feminist
410 1875–1939 Nawal el-Sadaawi Egypt Egypt 1931 Muslim feminist [6]
411 1875–1939 Idola Saint-Jean Canada Canada 1880 1945 Suffragette; journalist
412 1875–1939 Celia Sánchez Cuba Cuba 1920 1980 Early pioneer Feminist [7]
413 1875–1939 George Sand France France 1804 1876 Early pioneer Feminist [3][7]
414 1875–1939 Flora Sandes United Kingdom United Kingdom 1876 1956 Feminist Sgt. Major in Serbian Army
415 1875–1939 Margaret Sanger United States United States 1879 1966 Socialist feminist; Founder of American Birth Control League; co-founder and long-time president ofPlanned Parenthood; writer, nurse [3]
416 1875–1939 Milunka Savić Serbia Serbia 1888 1973 First European combatant, soldier, feminist
417 1875–1939 Barbara Seaman United States United States 1935 2008 Feminist
418 1875–1939 Baroness Seear United Kingdom United Kingdom 1913 1997 Feminist
419 1875–1939 Huda Shaarawi Egypt Egypt 1879 1947 Muslim feminist; organizer for the Mubarrat Muhammad Ali (women’s social service organization), the Union of Educated Egyptian Women and the Wafdist Women’s Central Committee, founder and first president of the Egyptian Feminist Union
420 1875–1939 Alix Kates Shulman United States United States 1932 Radical feminist
421 1875–1939 Ruth Simpson United States United States 1926 2008 Feminist
422 1875–1939 Monica Sjöö Sweden Sweden 1938 2005 Ecofeminist
423 1875–1939 Eleanor Smeal United States United States 1939 Second-wave feminist; organizer, initiator, president of N.O.W., founder and president of the Feminist Majority Foundation
424 1875–1939 Valerie Solanas United States United States 1936 1988 Radical feminist
425 1875–1939 Jo Spence United Kingdom United Kingdom 1934 1992 Feminist
426 1875–1939 Gloria Steinem United States United States 1934 Second-wave feminist; Socialist feminist; radical feminist; anti-pornography feminist; writer
427 1875–1939 Doris Stevens United States United States 1892 1963 Organizer for National American Women Suffrage Association and the National Woman's Party, prominent Silent Sentinels participant, author Jailed for Freedom
428 1875–1939 Marie Stopes United Kingdom United Kingdom 1880 1958 Feminist
429 1875–1939 Mary Stott United Kingdom United Kingdom 1907 2002 Feminist
430 1875–1939 Jessie Street Australia Australia 1889 1970 Suffragette, feminist; human rights campaigner; influential in labour rights and early days of UN
431 1875–1939 Edith Summerskill, Baroness Summerskill United Kingdom United Kingdom 1901 1980 Feminist
432 1875–1939 Elisabeth Tamm Sweden Sweden 1880 1958 Feminist
433 1875–1939 Mavis Tate United Kingdom United Kingdom 1893 1947 Feminist
434 1875–1939 Joan Kennedy Taylor United States United States 1926 2005 Feminist
435 1875–1939 Renee Taylor New Zealand New Zealand 1929 Socialist feminist
436 1875–1939 Tcheng Yu-hsiu China China 1891 1959 Revolutionary Feminist
437 1875–1939 Rini Templeton United States United States 1935 1986 Socialist feminist
438 1875–1939 Dorothy Thompson United States United States 1893 1961 Buffalo and New York suffragist, later an influential journalist and radio broadcaster
439 1875–1939 Winifred Todhunter United Kingdom United Kingdom 1877 1961 Feminist
440 1875–1939 Jill Tweedie United Kingdom United Kingdom 1936 1993 Feminist
441 1875–1939 Mabel Vernon United States United States 1883 1975 Suffragist, principal member of the Congressional Union for Women Suffrage, major organizer for the Silent Sentinels
442 1875–1939 Harriet Shaw Weaver United Kingdom United Kingdom 1876 1961 Feminist; suffragette
443 1875–1939 Nesta Helen Webster United Kingdom United Kingdom 1876 1960 Feminist
444 1875–1939 Louise Weiss France France 1893 1983 Journalist, writer, politician
445 1875–1939 Trude Weiss-Rosmarin Germany United States United States, Germany 1908 1989 Feminist
446 1875–1939 Clara Wichmann Germany Netherlands Netherlands, Germany, 1885 1922 radical feminist
447 1875–1939 Audrey Wise United Kingdom United Kingdom 1935 2000 Feminist
448 1875–1939 Monique Wittig France France 1935 2003 Feminist
449 1875–1939 Nellie Wong United States United States 1934 Socialist feminist
450 1875–1939 Virginia Woolf United Kingdom United Kingdom 1882 1941 First-wave feminist [3][7]
451 1875–1939 Molly Yard United States United States 1912 2005 Second-wave feminist
452 1940-2014 Lesley Abdela United Kingdom United Kingdom 1945 Feminist [6]
453 1940-2014 Carol J. Adams United States United States 1951 Ecofeminist [7]
454 1940-2014 Haleh Afshar, Baroness Afshar United Kingdom United Kingdom 1944 Muslim feminist, professor of politics and women's studies, member of the British House of Lords
455 1940-2014 Leila Ahmed Egypt Egypt 1940 Muslim feminist
456 1940-2014 Widad Akrawi Denmark Denmark 1969 Writer and doctor, advocate for gender equality and women's empowerment and participation in peace building and post-conflict governance
457 1940-2014 Linda Martín Alcoff United States United States 20th century Feminist
458 1940-2014 Ayaan Hirsi Ali SomaliaNetherlandsUnited States United States, Netherlands, Somalia, 1969 Somali-Dutch feminist and atheist activist, writer and politician
459 1940-2014 Pam Allen United States United States 1943 Second-wave feminist; radical feminist; New York Radical Women [24]
460 1940-2014 Isabel Allende Chile Chile 1942 [6]
461 1940-2014 Jane Alpert United States United States 1947 Radical feminist [6][24]
462 1940-2014 Tori Amos United States United States 1963 Third-wave feminist
463 1940-2014 Gloria E. Anzaldúa United States United States 1942 2004 Third-wave feminist [7]
464 1940-2014 Maria Arbatova Soviet Union USSR 1957 Feminist
465 1940-2014 Parvin Ardalan Iran Iran 1967 Women's rights activist
466 1940-2014 Mary Astell United Kingdom United Kingdom c. 1666 1731 Feminist [2][6][17]
467 1940-2014 Élisabeth Badinter France France 1944 Feminist
468 1940-2014 Judi Bari United States United States 1949 1997 Ecofeminist [7]
469 1940-2014 Kathleen Barry United States United States 20th century Anti-prostitution feminist
470 1940-2014 Benedetta Barzini Italy Italy 1943 Radical feminist
471 1940-2014 Jennifer Baumgardner United States United States 1970 Third-wave feminist
472 1940-2014 Ros Baxandall United States United States 20th century Second-wave feminist; radical feminist; New York Radical Women
473 1940-2014 Alison Bechdel United States United States 1960 Feminist
474 1940-2014 Melissa Benn United Kingdom United Kingdom 1957 Third-wave feminist [7]
475 1940-2014 Lorraine Bethel United States United States 20th century Second-wave feminist [7]
476 1940-2014 Lauran Bethell United States United States 20th century Anti-prostitution feminist
477 1940-2014 Julie Bindel United Kingdom United Kingdom 1962 Anti-pornography feminist
478 1940-2014 Lóa Björk Björnsdóttir Iceland Iceland 1993 Third-wave feminist [citation needed]
479 1940-2014 Sandra Bloodworth Australia Australia 20th century Labour historian, socialist activist, co-founder of the Trotskyist organisation Socialist Alternative, editor of Marxist Left Review
480 1940-2014 Rosie Boycott United Kingdom United Kingdom 1951 Feminist
481 1940-2014 María Elísabet Bragadóttir Iceland Iceland 1993 Third-wave feminist [citation needed]
482 1940-2014 Hörður Tryggvi Bragason Iceland Iceland 1997 Third-wave feminist; radical feminist; cyberfeminist; anti-pornography feminist [citation needed]
483 1940-2014 Dionne Brand Canada Canada 1953 Feminist
484 1940-2014 Giannina Braschi Puerto Rico Puerto Rico 1953 Third-wave feminist
485 1940-2014 Johanna Brenner United States United States 1942 Socialist feminist
486 1940-2014 Susie Bright United States United States 1958 Third-wave feminist; sex-positive feminism [7]
487 1940-2014 Flora Brovina Kosovo Kosovo 1949 Feminist
488 1940-2014 Rita Mae Brown United States United States 1944 Second-wave feminist; radical feminist; Redstockings [24]
489 1940-2014 Carrie Brownstein United States United States 1974 Third-wave feminist
490 1940-2014 Tammy Bruce United States United States 1962 Dissident feminist [7]
491 1940-2014 Charlotte Bunch United States United States 1944 Second-wave feminist
492 1940-2014 Louise Burfitt-Dons United Kingdom United Kingdom 1953 Conservative feminist
493 1940-2014 Judith Butler United States United States 1956 Third-wave feminist [6][7]
494 1940-2014 Octavia Butler United States United States 1947 2006 Feminist
495 1940-2014 Lydia Cacho Mexico Mexico 1963 Feminist
496 1940-2014 Beatrix Campbell United Kingdom United Kingdom 1947 Second-wave feminist
497 1940-2014 Angela Carter United Kingdom United Kingdom 1940 1992 Socialist feminist [6]
498 1940-2014 Ana Castillo United States United States 1953 Feminist
499 1940-2014 Phyllis Chesler United States United States 1940 Feminist author, professor [24]
500 1940-2014 Margaret Cho United States United States 1968 Third-wave feminist [7]
501 1940-2014 Nancy Chodorow United States United States 1944 Feminist [6]
502 1940-2014 D. A. Clarke United States United States 20th century Radical feminist; anti-pornography feminist [7]
503 1940-2014 Mary Clark-Glass United Kingdom United Kingdom 20th century Feminist
504 1940-2014 Hillary Clinton United States United States 1947 Feminist
505 1940-2014 Kurt Cobain United States United States 1967 1994 Feminist
506 1940-2014 Carol Cohn United States United States 20th century Gender and armed conflict
507 1940-2014 Susan G. Cole Canada Canada 1952 Anti-pornography feminist
508 1940-2014 Patricia Hill Collins United States United States 1948 Third-wave feminist; Black feminist
509 1940-2014 Sandra Coney New Zealand New Zealand 1944 Second-wave feminist
510 1940-2014 Noreen Connell United States United States 1947 radical feminist
511 1940-2014 Rosalind Coward United Kingdom United Kingdom 1952 Feminist
512 1940-2014 Bernadette Cozart United States United States 1949 2009 Ecofeminist [7]
513 1940-2014 Nikki Craft United States United States 1949 Radical feminist; anti-pornography feminist; suffragist; one of the main organizers of the Suffrage Hikes [7]
514 1940-2014 Jean Curthoys Australia Australia 1947 Dissident / anti-feminist [7]
515 1940-2014 Kimberly Dark United States United States 1968 Third-wave feminist
516 1940-2014 Françoise David Canada Canada 1948 Feminist; politician
517 1940-2014 Angela Davis United States United States 1944 Second-wave feminist; Black feminist [7]
518 1940-2014 Martha Davis United States United States 1957 Third-wave feminist
519 1940-2014 Heather Dean United States Canada United States, Canada 20th century Second-wave feminist [7]
520 1940-2014 Christine Delphy France France 1941 Socialist feminist; material feminist
521 1940-2014 Julie Delpy France France 1969 Feminist
522 1940-2014 Marie Dentière Switzerland Switzerland c. 1495 1561 [2]
523 1940-2014 Mark Dery United States United States 1959 Third-wave feminist; cyberfeminist
524 1940-2014 Ani DiFranco United States United States 1970 Third-wave feminist [7]
525 1940-2014 Gail Dines United Kingdom United Kingdom c. 1958 Anti-pornography feminist
526 1940-2014 Fatou Diome Senegal Senegal 1968 Feminist
527 1940-2014 Frederick Douglass United States United States c. 1818 1895 Male suffragist [3]
528 1940-2014 Unity Dow Botswana Botswana 1959 Judge and writer; plaintiff in a case that allowed children of Motswana women and foreign men to be considered Batswana
529 1940-2014 Danica Draskovic Serbia Serbia 1945 Politician; writer; Feminist [citation needed]
530 1940-2014 Donna Dresch United States United States 20th century Third-wave feminist; Riot grrrl
531 1940-2014 Carol Ann Duffy United Kingdom United Kingdom 1955 Feminist
532 1940-2014 Stephen Durham United States United States 1947 Socialist feminist
533 1940-2014 Andrea Dworkin United States United States 1946 2005 Radical feminist ; anti-prostitution feminist; anti-pornography feminist [7][28]
534 1940-2014 Shirin Ebadi Iran Iran 1947 Muslim feminist; activist, Nobel Peace Prize winner for her efforts for the rights of women and children
535 1940-2014 Barbara Ehrenreich United States United States 1941 Socialist feminist
536 1940-2014 Gunilla Ekberg Sweden Sweden 20th century Anti-prostitution feminist
537 1940-2014 Engy Ghozlan Egypt Egypt 1985 Coordinator of campaigns against sexual harassment in Egypt
538 1940-2014 Bracha L. Ettinger Israel Israel 1948 Feminist
539 1940-2014 Susan Faludi United States United States 1959 Second-wave feminist [7]
540 1940-2014 Fadia Faqir Jordan United Kingdom United Kingdom, Jordan 1956 Feminist
541 1940-2014 Melissa Farley United States United States 1942 Second-wave feminist; radical feminist; anti-pornography feminist [7]
542 1940-2014 Johanna Fateman United States United States 1974 Third-wave feminist
543 1940-2014 Kathy Ferguson United States United States 1950 Individualist feminist [7]
544 1940-2014 Shulamith Firestone Canada Canada 1945 2012 Second-wave feminist; radical feminist; Redstockings; New York Radical Feminists; New York Radical Women [7]
545 1940-2014 Mary Flanagan United States United States 20th century Third-wave feminist; cyberfeminist
546 1940-2014 Jo Freeman, Joreen United States United States 1945 Second-wave feminist [7]
547 1940-2014 Juliette Fretté United Kingdom United Kingdom 1983 Sex-positive feminist
548 1940-2014 Marilyn Frye United States United States 1941 Feminist
549 1940-2014 Lindsey German United Kingdom United Kingdom 1951 Feminist
550 1940-2014 Tavi Gevinson United States United States 1996 Third-wave feminist
551 1940-2014 Lois Marie Gibbs United States United States 1951 Ecofeminist
552 1940-2014 Stan Goff United States United States 1951 Socialist feminist
553 1940-2014 Lucy Goodison United Kingdom United Kingdom c. 1940s Feminist
554 1940-2014 Heide Göttner-Abendroth Germany Germany 1941 Second-wave feminist
555 1940-2014 Susan Griffin United States United States 1943 Ecofeminist; anti-pornography feminist
556 1940-2014 Emily Haines Canada Canada 1974 Third-wave feminist
557 1940-2014 Daphne Hampson United Kingdom United Kingdom 1944 Feminist
558 1940-2014 Carol Hanisch United States United States 20th century Second-wave feminist; radical feminist; Redstockings; New York Radical Women [7]
559 1940-2014 Kathleen Hanna United States United States 1968 Third-wave feminist; riot grrrl
560 1940-2014 Donna Haraway United States United States 1944 Second-wave feminist; Socialist feminist [7]
561 1940-2014 Nancy Hartsock United States United States 1943 Second-wave feminist
562 1940-2014 Rosemary Hennessy United States United States 20th century Material feminist
563 1940-2014 Shere Hite Germany Germany 1942 Feminist
564 1940-2014 Sarah Hoagland United States United States 20th century Anti-pornography feminist [29]
565 1940-2014 Risa Hontiveros-Baraquel Philippines Philippines 1966 Filipina women's right activist Philippines
566 1940-2014 'bell hooks' Gloria Jean Watkins United States United States 1952 Third-wave feminist; Socialist feminist; Black feminist [7]
567 1940-2014 Gillian Howie United Kingdom United Kingdom 1955 2013 Feminist
568 1940-2014 Donna M. Hughes United States United States 1954 Third-wave feminist; cyberfeminist; anti-pornography feminist
569 1940-2014 Holly Hunter United States United States 1958 Third-wave feminist
570 1940-2014 Anna Hutsol Ukraine UKR 1984 FEMEN
571 1940-2014 Luzviminda Ilagan Philippines Philippines 20th century Socialist feminist
572 1940-2014 Stevi Jackson United Kingdom United Kingdom 20th century Material feminist
573 1940-2014 Karla Jay United States United States 1947 Feminist
574 1940-2014 Sheila Jeffreys Australia Australia 1948 Second-wave feminist; anti-pornography feminist
575 1940-2014 Robert Jensen United States United States 1958 Anti-pornography feminist
576 1940-2014 Joan Jett United States United States 1958 Third-wave feminist
577 1940-2014 Claire Johnston United Kingdom United Kingdom 1940 1987 Feminist
578 1940-2014 Miranda July United States United States 1974 Third-wave feminist
579 1940-2014 Mohja Kahf Syria Syria 1967 Muslim feminist
580 1940-2014 Sheema Kalbasi Iran Iran 1972 Writer and advocate for human rights and gender equality
581 1940-2014 Wendy Kaminer United States United States 1949 Anti-pornography feminist
582 1940-2014 Marcelle Karp United States United States 1962 Third-wave feminist; sex-positive feminist
583 1940-2014 Caroline Kauffmann France France c. 1840s 1924 [6]
584 1940-2014 Jamie Keiles United States United States 1992 Third-wave feminist
585 1940-2014 Lierre Keith United States United States 1964 Anti-pornography feminist
586 1940-2014 Petra Kelly Germany Germany 1947 1992 Ecofeminist [6]
587 1940-2014 Carol Keyes United States United States 20th century Radical feminist [7]
588 1940-2014 Noushin Ahmadi Khorasani Iran Iran 20th century Muslim feminist
589 1940-2014 Jean Kilbourne United States United States 1943 Third-wave feminist
590 1940-2014 Grace Ji-Sun Kim South Korea United States United States, South Korea 1969 Third-wave feminist
591 1940-2014 Sirje Kingsepp Estonia Estonia 1969 Socialist feminist
592 1940-2014 Barbara Kingsolver United States United States 1955 Third-wave feminist
593 1940-2014 Bonnie Sherr Klein United States United States 1941 Anti-pornography feminist
594 1940-2014 Naomi Klein Canada Canada 1970 Socialist feminist
595 1940-2014 Anne Koedt United States United States 1941 Second-wave feminist; radical feminist; Redstockings; New York Radical Feminists; New York Radical Women
596 1940-2014 Andrew Kooman Canada Canada 20th century Anti-prostitution feminist; anti-pornography feminist
597 1940-2014 Peggy Kornegger United States United States 20th century Feminist
598 1940-2014 Elaheh Koulaei Iran Iran 20th century Muslim feminist
599 1940-2014 Sunitha Krishnan India India 1972 Indian social activist and chief functionary and co-founder of Prajwala, an institution that assists trafficked women, girls and transgenders in finding shelter, giving education and employment
600 1940-2014 Julia Kristeva Bulgaria France France, Bulgaria 1941 Feminist [7]
601 1940-2014 Winona LaDuke United States United States 1959 Ecofeminist [2]
602 1940-2014 Donna Laframboise Canada Canada 20th century Dissident feminist [7]
603 1940-2014 Laura Lederer United States United States 1951 Anti-pornography feminist
604 1940-2014 Dorchen Leidholdt United States United States 20th century Anti-pornography feminist
605 1940-2014 John Lennon United Kingdom United Kingdom 1940 1980 Feminist
606 1940-2014 Barbara Leon United States United States 20th century Second-wave feminist; radical feminist; Redstockings [30]
607 1940-2014 Ellie Levenson United Kingdom United Kingdom 1978 Feminist
608 1940-2014 Ariel Levy United States United States 20th century Third-wave feminist; anti-pornography feminist
609 1940-2014 Olga Lipovskaya Russia Russia 1954 [6]
610 1940-2014 Jacqueline Livingston United States United States 1943 Second-wave feminist
611 1940-2014 Sara Hlupekile Longwe Zambia Zambia 20th century radical feminist
612 1940-2014 Linda Lovelace United States United States 1949 2002 Anti-pornography feminist
613 1940-2014 Wangari Maathai Kenya Kenya 1940 2011 Ecofeminist
614 1940-2014 Catharine MacKinnon United States United States 1946 Anti-pornography feminist
615 1940-2014 Madonna United States United States 1958 sex-positive feminist
616 1940-2014 Patricia Mainardi United States United States 20th century Second-wave feminist; radical feminist; Redstockings; New York Radical Women [6]
617 1940-2014 Sara Maitland United Kingdom United Kingdom 1950 Feminist
618 1940-2014 Catherine Malabou France France 1959 Feminist
619 1940-2014 Rosie Malek-Yonan Iran Iran 1965 Third-wave feminist
620 1940-2014 Irshad Manji Canada Canada 1968 Muslim feminist
621 1940-2014 Soe Tjen Marching Indonesia Indonesia 1971 Feminist
622 1940-2014 Amanda Marcotte United States United States 1977 Feminist
623 1940-2014 Lucrezia Marinella Italy Italy c. 1571 1653 Feminist [2]
624 1940-2014 Mirjana Marković Serbia Serbia 1942 Politician; writer; Feminist
625 1940-2014 Angela Mason United Kingdom United Kingdom 1944 Second-wave feminist
626 1940-2014 Liza Maza Philippines Philippines 1957 Socialist feminist
627 1940-2014 Susan McClary United States United States 1946 Feminist
628 1940-2014 Wendy McElroy Canada Canada 1951 Feminist
629 1940-2014 Patricia McFadden Swaziland Swaziland 1952 Radical feminist
630 1940-2014 Jamie McIntosh Canada Canada 20th century Lawyer and women's rights activist
631 1940-2014 Niamh McLoughlin United States United States 21st century Third-wave feminist [citation needed]
632 1940-2014 Angela McRobbie United Kingdom United Kingdom 1951 Feminist
633 1940-2014 Page Mellish United States United States 20th century Anti-pornography feminist
634 1940-2014 Rigoberta Menchu Guatemala Guatemala 1959 1917 [6]
635 1940-2014 Fatima Mernissi Morocco Morocco 1940 Muslim feminist
636 1940-2014 Juliet Mitchell United Kingdom United Kingdom 1940 Socialist feminist
637 1940-2014 Hayao Miyazaki Japan Japan 1941 Socialist feminist
638 1940-2014 Tracey Moberly United Kingdom United Kingdom 1964 Feminist
639 1940-2014 Maxine Molyneux United Kingdom United Kingdom 1948 Feminist
640 1940-2014 Carol Moore United States United States 20th century Individualist feminist; radical libertarian [7][28]
641 1940-2014 Honor Moore United States United States 20th century Feminist
642 1940-2014 Cherríe Moraga United States United States 1952 Feminist
643 1940-2014 Caitlin Moran United Kingdom United Kingdom 1975 Feminist
644 1940-2014 Robin Morgan United States United States 1941 Second-wave feminist; radical feminist; anti-pornography feminist; New York Radical Women [28]
645 1940-2014 Laura Mulvey United Kingdom United Kingdom 1941 Feminist
646 1940-2014 Sally Rowena Munt United Kingdom United Kingdom 20th century Feminist
647 1940-2014 Jenni Murray United Kingdom United Kingdom 1950 Feminist
648 1940-2014 Inga Muscio United States United States c. 1966 Third-wave feminist
649 1940-2014 Kathy Najimy United States United States 1957 Third-wave feminist
650 1940-2014 Suniti Namjoshi India India 1941 Third-wave feminist; cyberfeminist
651 1940-2014 Taslima Nasrin Bangladesh Bangladesh 1962 Feminist of Muslim origin
652 1940-2014 Benjamin Nolot United States United States 20th century Anti-prostitution feminist
653 1940-2014 Asra Nomani India India 1965 Muslim feminist
654 1940-2014 Martha Nussbaum United States United States 1947 Feminist
655 1940-2014 Ann Oakley United Kingdom United Kingdom 1944 Second-wave feminist
656 1940-2014 Sandra Oh United States Canada Canada, United States 1971 Third-wave feminist
657 1940-2014 Lars Ohly Sweden Sweden 1957 Socialist feminist
658 1940-2014 Terry O'Neill United States United States c. 1953 Feminist
659 1940-2014 Ellen Page Canada Canada 1987 Third-wave feminist
660 1940-2014 Camille Paglia United States United States 1947 Dissident feminist> [7]
661 1940-2014 Amanda Palmer United States United States 1976 Third-wave feminist
662 1940-2014 Carole Pateman United Kingdom United Kingdom 1940 Feminist
663 1940-2014 Nancy Paterson United States United States 1953 2010 Third-wave feminist; cyberfeminist
664 1940-2014 Peaches Canada Canada 1966 Third-wave feminist
665 1940-2014 Vesna Pešić Serbia Serbia 1940 Feminist; diplomat; politician
666 1940-2014 Irene Peslikis United States United States 20th century Second-wave feminist; radical feminist; Redstockings; New York Radical Women
667 1940-2014 Liz Phair United States United States 1967 Third-wave feminist
668 1940-2014 Mary Pipher United States United States 1947 Second-wave feminist
669 1940-2014 Pocahontas United States United States c. 1595 1617 Early pioneer Feminist [7]
670 1940-2014 Katha Pollitt United States United States 1949 Feminist
671 1940-2014 Griselda Pollock Canada Canada 1949 Second-wave feminist
672 1940-2014 Soraya Post Sweden Sweden 1956 Feminist
673 1940-2014 Anastasia Powell Australia Australia 1982 Third-wave feminist
674 1940-2014 Sharon Presley United States United States 1943 Individualist feminist [7]
675 1940-2014 Jerilynn Prior Canada Canada 20th century Feminist
676 1940-2014 Maria Raha United States United States 1972 Third-wave feminist
677 1940-2014 Janice Raymond United States United States 1943 Second-wave feminist; anti-prostitution feminist
678 1940-2014 Bernice Johnson Reagon United States United States 1942 Second-wave feminist
679 1940-2014 Helen Reddy Australia United States United States, Australia, 1941 Second-wave feminist
680 1940-2014 Elizabeth Anne Reid Australia Australia 1942 World's first advisor on women's affairs to a head of state (Labour Prime Minister Gough Whitlam and active on women's development for the UN; also prominent in HIV activism
681 1940-2014 Abby Rockefeller United States United States 1943 Radical feminist
682 1940-2014 Ninotchka Rosca Philippines Philippines 1946 Socialist feminist
683 1940-2014 Jacqueline Rose United Kingdom United Kingdom 1949 Feminist
684 1940-2014 Sheila Rowbotham United Kingdom United Kingdom 1943 Second-wave feminist
685 1940-2014 Gayle Rubin United States United States 1949 Sex-positive feminist; Queer theorist
686 1940-2014 Kathy Rudy United States United States 20th century Ecofeminist
687 1940-2014 Shadi Sadr Iran Iran 1975 Women's rights activist
688 1940-2014 Gita Sahgal United Kingdom India United Kingdom, India 1956/7 Feminist
689 1940-2014 Sarojini Sahoo India India 1956 Feminist
690 1940-2014 JD Samson United States United States 1978 Third-wave feminist
691 1940-2014 Michael Sandel United States United States 1953 Feminist
692 1940-2014 Justin Sane United States Republic of Ireland United States, Ireland 1973 Socialist feminist
693 1940-2014 Thomas Sankara Burkina Faso Burkina Faso 1949 1987 Feminist
694 1940-2014 Kathie Sarachild United States United States 1943 Second-wave feminist; radical feminist; Redstockings; New York Radical Women
695 1940-2014 Anita Sarkeesian United StatesCanada United States, Canada c. 1984 Feminist
696 1940-2014 Marjane Satrapi France Iran France, Iran 1969 Muslim feminist
697 1940-2014 Marie-Laure Sauty de Chalon France France 1962 Third-wave feminist
698 1940-2014 Alice Schwarzer Germany Germany 1942 Second-wave feminist; anti-pornography feminist; journalist and publisher of the magazine "Emma"
699 1940-2014 Gudrun Schyman Sweden Sweden 1948 Third-wave feminist
700 1940-2014 Lynne Segal Australia Australia 1944 Second-wave feminist; Socialist feminist
701 1940-2014 Shamima Shaikh South Africa South Africa 1960 1998 South African activist, member of the Muslim Youth Movement of South Africa, proponent of Islamic gender equality
702 1940-2014 Shahla Sherkat Iran Iran 1956 Muslim feminist; journalist
703 1940-2014 Vandana Shiva India India 1952 Ecofeminist
704 1940-2014 Elaine Showalter United States United States 1941 Feminist
705 1940-2014 Agnes de Silva Sri Lanka Sri Lanka 20th century [6]
706 1940-2014 Ann Simonton United States United States 1952 Second-wave feminist; radical feminist; anti-pornography feminist
707 1940-2014 Carol Smart United Kingdom United Kingdom 20th century Feminist
708 1940-2014 Barbara Smith United States United States 1946 Feminist
709 1940-2014 Joan Smith United Kingdom United Kingdom 1953 Third-wave feminist
710 1940-2014 Valerie Smith Canada Canada 20th century Anti-pornography feminist
711 1940-2014 Kate Smurthwaite United Kingdom United Kingdom 1975 Feminist
712 1940-2014 Cornelia Sollfrank Germany Germany 1960 Third-wave feminist; cyberfeminist
713 1940-2014 Patricia Soltysik United States United States 1950 1974 Radical feminist
714 1940-2014 Christina Hoff Sommers United States United States 1950 Dissident / anti-feminist [7]
715 1940-2014 Kate Soper United Kingdom United Kingdom 1943 Feminist
716 1940-2014 Donita Sparks United States United States 1963 Third-wave feminist; Riot grrrl
717 1940-2014 Dale Spender Australia Australia 1943 Second-wave feminist
718 1940-2014 Charlene Spretnak United States United States 1946 Ecofeminist
719 1940-2014 Annie Sprinkle United States United States 1954 Third-wave feminist; Sex-positive feminist
720 1940-2014 Starhawk United States United States 1951 Ecofeminist
721 1940-2014 Patrick Stewart United Kingdom United Kingdom 1940 Socialist feminist
722 1940-2014 Debbie Stoller United States United States 20th century Third-wave feminist; sex-positive feminist
723 1940-2014 John Stoltenberg United States United States 1945 Second-wave feminist; radical feminist; anti-pornography feminist
724 1940-2014 Nadine Strossen United States United States 1950 Third-wave feminist
725 1940-2014 Lucy Suchman United Kingdom United Kingdom 20th century Third-wave feminist; cyberfeminist
726 1940-2014 Anne Summers Australia Australia 1945 Women's rights activist; women's advisor to Labour Prime Minister Paul Keating and editor of Ms. magazine (New York)
727 1940-2014 Karlina Leksono Supelli Indonesia Indonesia 1958 Feminist
728 1940-2014 Helen Sworn United Kingdom United Kingdom 20th century Anti-prostitution feminist
729 1940-2014 Kazimiera Szczuka Poland Poland 1966 Feminist
730 1940-2014 Lili Taylor United States United States 1967 Third-wave feminist [7]
731 1940-2014 J. Ann Tickner United States United States 20th century Feminist
732 1940-2014 Roya Toloui Iran Iran 1966 Women's rights activist
733 1940-2014 Corin Tucker United States United States 1972 Third-wave feminist [7]
734 1940-2014 Robin Tunney United States United States 1972 Third-wave feminist
735 1940-2014 Urvashi Vaid India United States United States, India 1958 Feminist
736 1940-2014 Tobi Vail United States United States 1969 Third-wave feminist; Riot grrrl
737 1940-2014 Jessica Valenti United States United States 1978 Third-wave feminist
738 1940-2014 Norah Vincent United States United States 1968 Dissident feminist [7]
739 1940-2014 Kajsa Wahlberg Sweden Sweden 20th century Anti-prostitution feminist; Sweden's national rapporteur on human trafficking opposition activities
740 1940-2014 Hilary Wainwright United Kingdom United Kingdom 1949 Second-wave feminist; Socialist feminist
741 1940-2014 Alice Walker United States United States 1944 radical feminist; Black feminist
742 1940-2014 Rebecca Walker United States United States 1969 Third-wave feminist
743 1940-2014 Michele Wallace United States United States 1952 Second-wave feminist
744 1940-2014 Natasha Walter United Kingdom United Kingdom 1967 Third-wave feminist
745 1940-2014 Peng Wan-ru Taiwan Taiwan 1949 1996 Feminist
746 1940-2014 Warcry United States United States 20th century Radical feminist
747 1940-2014 Joss Whedon United States United States 1964 Feminist
748 1940-2014 Faith Wilding Paraguay United States United States, Paraguay 1943 Third-wave feminist; cyberfeminist
749 1940-2014 Ellen Willis United States United States 1941 2006 Second-wave feminist; radical feminist; sex-positive feminist; Redstockings; New York Radical Women
750 1940-2014 Kaia Wilson United States United States 20th century Third-wave feminist
751 1940-2014 Oprah Winfrey United States United States 1954 Second-wave feminist [7]
752 1940-2014 Valerie Wise United Kingdom United Kingdom 1955 Feminist
753 1940-2014 Naomi Wolf United States United States 1962 Dissident feminist; Third-wave feminist [7]
754 1940-2014 Allison Wolfe United States United States 1969 Third-wave feminist
755 1940-2014 Alice Wolfson United States United States 20th century Feminist
756 1940-2014 Elizabeth Wurtzel United States United States 1967 Feminist
757 1940-2014 Cathy Young Soviet Union United States United States, Russia 1963 [31]
758 1940-2014 Malala Yousafzai Pakistan Pakistan 1997 Women's rights activist shot in the head by the Taliban for advocating for girls' education
759 1940-2014 Stasa Zajovic Serbia Serbia 1953 Co-founder and coordinator of Women in Black
760 1940-2014 Sande Zeig United States United States 20th century Feminist
761 1940-2014 Julie Zeilinger United States United States 1993 Third-wave feminist

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