Biographies

These are the women for which we have a some biographical information. We try to update the information quite regularly so we have given you the date of last modification of the file. This is an alphabetical list. You may also access a time-ordered list and now, finally, a field of study ordered list.

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Alphabetical Listing

ScientistFile Last Updated
  • Acca-Laurentia (circa 634 BCE)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Adams, Elisabeth (19th century)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Aganice (circa 1878 BCE)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Aglaonike (circa 200 BCE)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Agnesi, Maria Gaetana (1718 - 1799)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Anning, Mary (1799 - 1847)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Arate of Cyrene (5th cent BCE)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Ardinghelli, Maria Angela (1728 - 1825)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Atkins, Anna (1799 - 1871)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Ayrton, Hertha Marks (1854 - 1923)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Baker, S. Josephine (1873 - 1945)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Barbapiccola, Eleonora (circa 1702)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Barnothey, Madelaine
  • August 18, 2012
  • Beech, Olive Ann (1920 - 1986)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Benedict, Ruth (1887 - 1948)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Bassi, Laura (1711 - 1778)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Blackwell, Elizabeth (1821 - 1910)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Borromeo, Celia Grillo (1684 - 1777)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Bragg, Elizabeth (1860 - 1899)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Brahe, Sophia (1556 - 1643)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Britton, Elizabeth Knight (1858 - 1934)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Britton, Mary E. (1855 - 1925)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Brush, Mary (circa 1815)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Bucca, Dorotea (1360 - 1436)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Burbidge, Margaret (1919 - )
  • August 18, 2012
  • Calkins, Mary Whiton (1863 - 1930)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Cannon, Annie Jump (1863 - 1941)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Cavendish, Margart(1623 - 1673)
  • September 07, 2012
  • Clapp, Cornelia (1849 - 1934)
  • September 07, 2012
  • Colden, Jane (1724 - 1766)
  • September 07, 2012
  • Coleman, Bessie (1893 - 1926)
  • September 07, 2012
  • Crocker, Deborah (1957 - )
  • September 07, 2012
  • de la Cruz, Sor Juana Inez (1651 - 1695)
  • September 07, 2012
  • Cunitz, Marie (1610 - 1664)
  • September 07, 2012
  • Curie, Marie (1867 - 1934)
  • September 07, 2012
  • De Breteuil, Emilie Marquise du Chatelet (1706 - 1749)
  • September 07, 2012
  • Delaney, Bessie (1889 - 1995)
  • September 07, 2012
  • Delaney, Sadie (1891 - 1999)
  • September 07, 2012
  • Diotama (ancient Greece)
  • September 07, 2012
  • Donne, Maria Dalle (1778 - 1842)
  • September 07, 2012
  • Dumee, Jeanne (d. 1706)
  • September 07, 2012
  • En Hedu'Anna (circa 2354 BCE)
  • September 07, 2012
  • Eglui, Ellen (19th century)
  • September 07, 2012
  • Elion, Gertrude (1918 - 1999)
  • September 07, 2012
  • Fletcher, Alice (1838 - 1923)
  • September 10, 2012
  • Fleming, Williamina (1857 - 1911)
  • September 10, 2012
  • Franklin, Rosalind Elsie (1920 - 1957)
  • September 10, 2012
  • Gargi (Ancient India)
  • October 19, 2012
  • Germain, Sophia (1776 - 1831)
  • October 19, 2012
  • Gleason, Kate (1865 - 1933)
  • October 19, 2012
  • Gozzadini, Bettina (c. 1236)
  • October 19, 2012
  • Granville, Evelyn Boyd (1924 - )
  • October 19, 2012
  • Green, Catherine (1755 - 1814)
  • October 19, 2012
  • Harrison, Anna J. (20th century)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Hebraea, Mary (circa 1st century)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Herrad (1125 - 1195)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Herschel, Caroline Lucretia (1750 - 1848)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Hildegard von Bingen (1099 - 1179)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Hipparchia (ancient Greece)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Hodgkin, Dorothy Crowfoot (1910 - 1994)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Hopper, Grace (1906 - 1992)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Howard, Sethanne (1944 - )
  • August 18, 2012
  • Huggins, Margaret Murray (1848 - 1916)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Hypatia (370 - 415)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Ibbetson, Agnes (1757 - 1823)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Jacobi, Mary Putnam (1842 - 1906)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Jones, Florence Caldwell (1868 - 1937)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Kablick, Josephine (1787 - 1863)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Kenny, Sister (1888 - 1952)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Kies, Mary (19th century)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Kirch, Maria Margarethe (1670 - 1720)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Klumpke, Dorothea (1861 - 1942)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Kovalevskia, Sofia (1850 - 1891)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Ku_dBau (2650 BCE)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Lamme, Bertha (1869 - 1943)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Lasthenia (ancient Greece)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Lepaute, MME. Nichole-Reine (1723 - 1788)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Leavitt, Henrietta Swan (1868 - 1921)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Lefebre (19th century)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Lilovarti (ancient India)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Logan, Martha Daniell (1702 - 1779)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Lovelace, Lady Augusta Ada Byron (1815 - 1851)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Mahal, Nor (cira 1640)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Matlby, Margaret E. (1845 - 1926)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Manning, Mrs. A.H. (19th century)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Manzolini, Anna Morandi (1716 - 1774)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Masters, Sybilla (circa 1715)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Maritrayee (ancient India)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Mather, Sarah (19th century)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Mayer, Maria Goeppert (1906 - 1972)
  • August 18, 2012
  • McClintock, Barbara (1902 - 1992)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Meitner, Lise (1878 - 1968)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Menten, Maud (c. 1913)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Merian, Maria Sibylla (1647 - 1717)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Mitchell, Maria (1818 - 1889)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Molza, Tarquinia (1542 - 1617)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Morgan, Julia (1872 - 1957)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Nightingale, Florence (1820 - 1910)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Noether, Emily (1882 - 1935)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Osif, Donna, AG1 (20th century)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Payne-Gaposchkin, Cecelia (1900 - 1978)
  • September 10, 2012
  • Pan Chao (50 - 112 CE)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Penthesilea (c. 1187 BCE)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Pereyaslaw, Sophia (20th century)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Perictione (ancient Greece)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Pierry, MME. du (18th century)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Pinckney, Eliza Luca (1723 - 1766)
  • August 18, 2012
  • di Pisan, Christine (1383 - 1431)
  • September 07, 2012
  • Piscopia, Elena Cornaro (1646 - 1684)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Potter, Beatrix (1866 - 1943)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Ptah, Merit (c. 2700 BCE)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Ramsey, Martha Laurens (1718 - 1811)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Reinhardt, Anna Barbara
  • August 18, 2012
  • Richards, Ellen Swallow (1842 - 1911)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Roccati, Cristina (1732 - 1797)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Roebling, Emily (1844 - 1903)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Rooks, Georgia Dwelle (20th century)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Royer, Clemence Augustine (1830 - )
  • August 18, 2012
  • Sabliere (c. 1640 - 1693)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Scarpellini, Caterina (1808 - 1873)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Shattuck, Lydia White (1822 - 1889)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Sherman, Patsy (1930 - 2000)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Si Ling Chi (c. 2640 BCE)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Shi Dun (c. 105)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Somerville, Mary (1780 - 1872)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Sonduk (c. 630 CE)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Stevens, Nettie (1861 - 1912)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Tacke, Ida Eva (1896 - 1979)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Tapputi (1200 BCE)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Taylor, Janet (19th century)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Taylor, Lucy Hobbs (1833 - 1910)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Telkes, Maria (1900 - 1995)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Theano (c 534BCE)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Themista (c 350 BCE)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Thomas, M. Carey (1857 - 1935)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Villepreux-Power, Jeanne (1794 - 1871)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Walker, Mary, MD (1832 - 1919)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Washburn, Margaret Floy 1871 - 1939)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Weaver, Mary Olliden (20th century)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Whiting, Sarah F. (1846 - 1927)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Wrinch, Dorothy (1894 - 1976)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Wu, Chien Shiung (20th century)
  • August 18, 2012
  • Yalow, Rosalyn Sussman (1921 - 2011)
  • August 18, 2012

    this list updated September 07, 2012

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