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July 17, 1429 The Coronation of Charles VII in the Cathedral of Reims


Celebrating the Rise of Women in Diplomacy

http://www.thenextwomen.com/2012/03/07/celebrating-rise-women-diplomacy

When considering women in history, there is evidence that women have demonstrated particular masculine traits to assume leadership. A few examples include Joan of Arc, Empress Theodora, Anne Hutchinson, Catherine the Great, and Carrie Nation. However, these women have left a mark in history because they and many others have typically assumed male roles. When Margaret Thatcher became Britain’s first female prime minister, she quickly became the ultimate feminist icon who had smashed through the highest glass ceiling.