The Politicians

First Female Secretary of State


Retired senator from California, previous record holder for the most votes in any U.S. Senate election in history


Filipina lawyer, human rights activist and politician


First and only woman to have chaired the Senate Rules Committee and the Select Committee on Intelligence, the only woman to have presided over a U.S. presidential inauguration, first female mayor of San Francisco, longest serving U.S. senator


The Notorious R.B.G., and the second woman confirmed to the Supreme Court


First Indian American to be elected to the senate. First female, first African American, and first Indian American attorney general in California. Watch out for a presidential run in 2020.


First female head of the IMF, first woman to head a G8 economy


Germany's first female Chancellor


The United States' First Female Supreme Court Justice


The first woman to lead a majority party in congress


Youngest Republican woman ever elected to the United States House of Representatives


Former-senator and current representative for California, survivor of the Jonestown shooting


Judge on the Guatemalan Supreme Court advocating for women's rights and against corruption


First black woman elected to congress and the first woman to run for the Democratic Party's presidential nomination


First disabled woman elected to congress


First American Samoan and first Hindu elected to congress. Watch out for a run for president in 2020.


First Asian-American woman, first Buddhist, and first Japanese-born American to be elected to the Senate


The only member of congress to vote against the AUMF in 2001


First female African-American Senator, and the first woman to defeat an incumbent senator


44th Flotus, Lawyer, Author, Activist


First Hispanic woman to serve in the U.S. Cabinet


First Female Senator from MAsSachusetts, known for her liberal policies. Watch out for a run for president in 2020.


First woman to head the Federal Reserve


Chief Prosecutor on the International Criminal Court


First female major party nominee for President of the United States, third female Secretary of State, first female senator for New York


The first woman in U.S. military history to become a four star general


Former President of the Indian National Congress


First female governor of South Carolina, first Sikh governor in the U.S., first female Indian American to be elected governor in the U.S.


Fourth female Supreme Court Justice, first female dean of Harvard Law, first female Solicitor General


First African American female Attorney General


First female Secretary of Homeland Security


the first Somali-American Muslim legislator elected to office in the United States.


First female African-American Secretary of State


First Hispanic Supreme Court Justice, Third Female Supreme Court Justice


The most senior of the 12 black women currently serving in the United States Congress, known for her opposition of the Iraq War