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Who was a founding member of the Religious Society of Friends 1614-1702 and is known as the 'Mother of Quakerism'?
Who married heir to the throne Prince William, Duke of Cambridge in April 2011?
Who was the mistress of Horatio Nelson from 1798 until his death in 1805?
Who did Sir Walter Raleigh secretly marry in 1591?
Who was Henry VIII's widow?
Which author 1775-1817 wrote 'Sense and Sensibility', 'Pride and Prejudice' and 'Mansfield Park'?
Which author 1816-55 wrote 'Jane Eyre'?
Which Princess of Wales was killed in a car crash in Paris in 1997?
Who wrote the best selling 'Mrs .......'s Book of Household Management' published 1861?
Who became the first female Prime Minister of the UK in 1979?
Which singer and actress starred in the films 'Mary Poppins' and 'The Sound of Music'?
The Guinness Book of World Records lists which author of whodunits as the best-selling novelist of all time?
Which popular singer and actress 1898-1979 was a WWII troops entertainer and made ten Royal Variety Performances ?
Which ballerina is most famous for her partnership with Rudolf Nureyev?
Who became the first woman pilot to fly solo from England to Australia in 1930?
Who was the music hall singer 1870-1922 of such songs as 'Oh Mr Porter' known for her innuendo and double entendres?
Which author is famous for writing the Harry Potter series of books?
Which author and pioneer in the field of birth control 1880–1958 wrote 'Married Love' published 1918?
Which author 1882–1941 wrote 'Mrs Dalloway', 'To the Lighthouse' and 'Orlando'?
Who co-founded with her husband and is known as ''Mother of The Salvation Army'?
Which Victorian poet is best remembered for her poems ''How Do I Love Thee?' and 'Aurora Leigh'?
Who was the founder of modern nursing in the Crimean War known as 'The Lady with the Lamp'?
Which wife of Henry VIII was the mother of Edward VI?
Which 18th century advocate of women's rights wrote 'A Vindication of the Rights of Woman' in 1792?
Which Victorian heroine helped rescue survivors from the shipwrecked 'Forfarshire' in 1838?
Who married William Shakespeare in 1582?
Which actress starred in the 1963 film 'Cleopatra' and was twice married to Richard Burton?
Which aristocratic novelist and wife of PM Viscount Melbourne is best known for her affair with Lord Byron in 1812?
Which fashion designer became famous in the 1960s for her miniskirt and hot pants designs?
Which nurse was controversially executed for treason by a German firing squad in 1915?
Who was the childrens author best remembered for her book 'The Railway Children' published 1906?
Which much travelled Victorian explorer became the first woman to be elected Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society in 1892?
Who was the biochemist credited with the development of protein crystallography, awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1964?
Which Victorian author of social divisions wrote 'Mary Barton', 'Cranford' and 'North and South'?
Which 20th century anthropologist discovered important pre-human ape fossils in Eastern Africa?
Which 19th century author of 'Silas Marner' and 'Middlemarch' used the pen name George Eliot?
Who was the suffragette who died after throwing herself under the kings horse at the Derby 1913?
Who became the first female Speaker of the House of Commons in 1992?
Which author, TV and film actress played Alexis Colby in 'Dynasty'?
Which sufferagette was the leader of the 'Women's Social and Political Union' established 1903?
Which suffragist was the leader of the 'National Union of Women's Suffrage Societies' established 1897?
Who became the first black woman to be elected to the House of Commons in 1987?
Which singer of the WWII songs 'We'll Meet Again' and 'The White Cliffs of Dover' is known as 'The Forces Sweetheart'?
Who wrote the novel 'Frankenstein, or the Modern Prometheus' published 1818?
Who became the first Briton in space visiting the Mir space station in 1991?
Who was 'The Angel of Prisons' 1780-1845 who sought to make the treatment of prisoners more humane?
Which big selling author of thrillers and murder mysteries created Chief Inspector Wexford?
Which archaeologist and political officer is best known for helping to establish modern Iraq after World War I?
Who was the first British woman to graduate from medical school, in New York 1849?
Which actress is famous for being the mistress of Charles II?
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