Emily Dickinson

American Poet

Dickinson needed nothing more than a pen and some paper to become who she wanted to be. Her unique poetry style, with an emphasis on using dashes, earned her accolades as one of the greatest American Poets of all time. In addition, she was inducted into the Women’s Hall of Fame in 1973.

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Elizabeth Blackwell

British-born medical practitioner

In 1849, Blackwell became the first woman to receive a medical degree in the United States, as well as the first woman on the UK Medical Register.

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Aretha Franklin

Queen of Soul

Aretha charmed the world with her extraordinary gift of song. However, it wasn’t just her singing that captured people’s hearts. People were drawn to her character, strength and determination – no matter the odds.

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