The Top 12 Most famous Women of all time Word Search Pack
Top 12 Famous Women
A list of the most famous women from around the world.
Princess Diana (1961–1997) Princess of Wales, married to Prince Charles. Later divorced. Known for her humanitarian and charity work.
Indira Gandhi (1917–1984) Third Prime Minister of India, 1966-77 and 1980-84. Influential in shaping post-war Indian constitution and society.
Queen Victoria (1819–1901) Queen of Great Britain during nineteenth century. Oversaw dramatic rise in prominence of Great Britain and her Empire.
Mary Magdalene (4 BCE–40 CE) Devotee of Jesus Christ. Present at Christ’s crucifixion and the first person to see Jesus after his resurrection.
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis (1929–1994 ) Wife of John F. Kennedy. Cultural and fashion icon of the 1960s.
Cleopatra (69 BCE–30 BCE) Last Pharaoh of ancient Egypt. Had relationship with Roman rulers Julius Caesar and Mark Anthony.
Joan of Arc (1412–1431) Young girl who inspired French to revolt against British rule. Burnt at the stake for witchcraft.
Marilyn Monroe (1926–1962) Actress, model and icon of post war America.
Mother Teresa (1910–1997) Nun and charity worker. Mother Teresa dedicated her life to serving poor and disadvantaged.
Anne Frank (1929–1945) Jewish diarist who documented her life in hiding in an Amsterdam attic during the Nazi occupation. Died in Belsen concentration camp.
Oprah Winfrey (1954– ) Chat show host and icon of American women. Winfrey’s chat show and book club are very influential.
Rosa Parks (1913–2005) Rosa Parks’ refusal to give up her bus seat to a white man indirectly led to some of the most significant civil rights legislation of American history.