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52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

There are a lot of incredible women in this world. Women who stand up for their rights, women who refuse to take no for an answer, and women who believe very strongly in their morals and ideas. These women, are the ones who played a significant role in history.

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Female pilots leaving their B-17. (1941-1945)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

A Red Cross nurse takes down the last words of British soldier. (1917)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

A Lockheed employee working on P-38 Lightning (1944)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

American nurses land in Normandy (1944)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Erika, a 15-year-old Hungarian fighter who fought for freedom against the Soviet Union. [October 1956]

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Leola King, America’s first female traffic cop (1918)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

A mother shows a picture of her son to returning prisoners in order to find him (1947)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Female Snipers in the Soviet (1945)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

A Los Angeles police officer looks after an abandoned baby in her desk drawer. (1971)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Women’s Liberation March (1970)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

The photo of a worried pea-picker mother of 7 during the dust bowl. (1936)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

A Solider training the “mums army” in Britain. (1940)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Afghan women studying medicine (1962)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Amelia Earnhardt, the first women to fly an aircraft across the Atlantic Ocean (1928)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Gertrude Ederle becomes the first women to swim across the English Channel (1926)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

A Dutch women refuses to leave her husband’s side after Allied soldiers capture him,. She even went into captivity with him. (1944)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Filipino guerilla, Captain Nieves Fernandez, shows a US soldier how she killed Japanese soldiers during the occupation. (1944)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Parisian women protect and shield their children during sniper fire. (1944)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Ellen O’neal was one of the first women skaters (1976)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Some of the first women sworn into the US Marine Corps (1918)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Railroad workers, these are wives and mothers of the men who left for war. (1943)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

A mason high above Berlin (1900)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

A captured soldier is given water by a brave Ukrainian woman.

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Volunteers learn how to fight fires in Pearl Harbor (1941)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Sabiha Gökçen of Turkey poses with her plane. In 1937, she became the first female fighter pilot.

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Jeanne Manford marches with her gay son during the pride march (1972)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Winnie was a welder during World War II (1943)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

A women drinking tea on the aftermath of German bombing in London Blitz (1940)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Two women show their uncovered legs for the first time in history in Toronto. (1937)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Elspeth Beard, was the first English women to travel the world by motorcycle (1980)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

A mother with her child on the beach (1950)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Margaret Bourke-White, an incredible photographer that climbed the Chrysler building for pictures. (1934)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

A women protesting after the “Night of Terror” (1917)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Anna Fisher, the first “Mother of Space” (1980s)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Marina Ginesta, a 17-year-old militant overlooking Barcelona during the Spanish Civil War. (1936)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Komako Kimura, a prominent Japanese suffragist at a march in New York. (1917)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Girls delivering very large and heavy blocks of ice after the men were enlisted. (1918)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Members of the Hell’s Angel Gang (1973)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Annie Lumpkins at the Little Rock City Jail (1961)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Ladies Roller Derby (1950)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

A Swedish lady hitting a neo-Nazi protester with her handbag. The woman was reportedly a concentration camp survivor. [1985]

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Girls boxing in LA (1933)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

106-year old Armenian lady protecting her house (1990)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Photograph of a Samurai Soldier (late 1800s)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

The first ladies basketball from Smith College (1902)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Annette Kellerman posing in a swimsuit that got her arrested for indecency. [1907]

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Afghan ladies at a public library before power was seized (1950s)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Katherine Switzer was the first girl to run the Boston Marathon, even though the organizers tried very hard to stop her. (1967)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Sarla, the first Indian girl to earn her pilot’s license. (1936)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

18-year-old fighter during the liberation of Paris (1944)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

Maud, the first female tattooist in the United States (1907)

52 Inspirational Women Who Changed The World We Live In Today

A Muslim girl covers the yellow star of her Jewish neighbor with her veil to protect her from prosecution in Sarajevo, formerly Yugoslavia.

These ladies are incredible to stand up for what they believe in, even when the world seems to believe in something else. It not only took a lot of guts, but perseverance too. These ladies are inspiring.