History Quiz / Female Firsts

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Can you name the first women to do (or be) the following?

 Plays Quiz Updated Mar 26, 2014

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The first...WomanYear
to marry Henry VIII1509
Disney princess1937
Prime Minister of Israel1969
to win a Daytime Emmy for
Outstanding Game Show Host (Just Men!)
American woman in space1983
openly gay news anchor to host a prime-time US news program2008
to have a book of the Bible named for her--
American golf celebrity 1940s
to win the Academy Award for Best Director2010
elected to the US Senate1932
US Supreme Court Justice1981
host of Saturday Night Live1975
to win the Nobel Prize in two sciences
(Physics, Chemistry)
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom1979
to win an Oscar, Emmy, Grammy, Tony, Peabody and Golden Globe1970
to appear on US coinage1979
Commanding officer in a Star Trek TV series2371
to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean1928
South American First Lady to
appear on the cover of Time magazine
to head a professional athletic league
(World Team Tennis)
The first...WomanYear
Playboy centerfold 1953
to be awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Literature 1921
Australian Prime Minister2010
Mortal Kombat character1992
solo host of the Academy Awards1994
elected to Prime Minister of a
Muslim state (Pakistan)
to have a global audience of more than 750 million viewers for her wedding AND her funeral1997
to see the resurrected Christ,
according to the Gospel of John
former First Lady to be elected to public office2000
designer to have her name on perfume1921
Chancellor of Germany2005
to head a major television studio
(Desilu Productions)
deaf-blind person to earn a
Bachelor of Arts degree
to leave the Spice Girls1998
First Lady (US)1789
Prime Minister of India1966
Bond girl in film 1962
Canadian Prime Minister1993
Protestant Monarch of England1558
'60 Minutes' correspondent1984

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