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Ancient Philosophy

Aspasia (450 B.C.)

Diotima (400 B.C.)

14th Century Philosophy

Christine de Pizan (11.09.1364)

Early Modern Philosophy

Teresa of Ávila (28.03.1515-04.10.1582)

Elizabeth Grey (1582-07.12.1651)

Alethea Howard (1585-24.05.1684)

Bathsua Makin (1600-1675)

Anna Maria van Schurman (5.11.1607 – 4.05.1678)

Elisabeth of Bohemia (6.12.1618 –11.02.1680)

Margaret Cavendish (1623-15.12.1673)

Anne Conway (14.12.1631-23.02.1679)

Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz (12.11.1648 – 17.04.1695)

Eliza Fowler Haywood (1693-25.02.1756)

Françoise de Graffigny (11.02.1695-12.12.1758)

Mary Astell (12.11.1666-17.05.1731)

by Joseph003
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Émilie du  Châtelet (17.12.1706 -10.09.1749)

Hedvig Charlotta Nordenflycht (28.11.1718-29.06.1763)

Maria Gaetana Agnesi (16.05.1718-09.01.1799)

Modern Philosophy

Mary Wollstonecraft  (27.04.1759-10.09.1797)

Germaine de Staël (22.04.1766- 14.07.1817)

19th Century Philosophy

Christine Ladd-Franklin (01.12.1847-05.03.1930)

Olga Hahn-Neurath (20.07.1882-20.07.1937)

Susan Stebbing (02.03.1885-11.09.1943)

by Howard Coster, half-plate film negative, 1939,
© National Portrait Gallery, London
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19th/20th Century Philosophy

by Unknown photographer
Given by Barbara Strachey (Hultin, later Halpern), 1999
Photographs Collection
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Edith Stein (12.10.1891- 09.08.1942)

Dorothy Wrinch (12.09.1894 –11.02.1976)

Gerda Walther (18.03.1897-06.01.1977)

20th Century Philosophy

Maria Zambrano (02.04.1904- 06.02.1991)

Hannah Arendt (14.10.1906- 04.12.1975)

Margaret MacDonald (09.04.1907-07.01.1956)

By Source (WP:NFCC#4), Fair use

Simone de Beauvoir (09.01.1908-14.o4.1986)

Simone Weil (03.02.1909- 24.08. 1943)

Jeanne Hersch (13.07.1910-05.06.2000)

Photos from the Collection/Sammlung Rutishauser,
The Library Am Guisanplatz/Bibliothek am Guisanplatz (BiG), Bern, Switzerland
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20th/21st Century Philosophy

Ágnes Heller (12.05.1929- 19.07.2019)

by Sanjanew1
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