Awesome Stuff Women Did

Because women have done more in the past 10,000 years than just pop out babies and make sandwiches.

DISCLAIMER: We make no claim that all women featured here are saints. They did awesome stuff; the women themselves might not have been. Keep that in mind before sending angry notes.

Settled the bloody religious conflict in England by setting up the Anglican church Refused to marry but used the possibility of doing so as an effective diplomatic tool.  Oversaw the expansion of English naval power, which ultimately lead to the defeat of the Spanish Armada—at that point the most powerful navy in the world.  Raised the status of England on the global stage.  Her reign is associated with a flourishing of English literature and culture, including Shakespeare, Spenser, and Marlowe.  (Elizabeth I)

Settled the bloody religious conflict in England by setting up the Anglican church Refused to marry but used the possibility of doing so as an effective diplomatic tool.  Oversaw the expansion of English naval power, which ultimately lead to the defeat of the Spanish Armada—at that point the most powerful navy in the world.  Raised the status of England on the global stage.  Her reign is associated with a flourishing of English literature and culture, including Shakespeare, Spenser, and Marlowe.  (Elizabeth I)

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