March is Women’s History Month. Meet five females who have changed the world. Each was the first to do something big.
The PoliticianLUISA DORR FOR TIME
Hillary Clinton was the first woman to win a major party’s nomination for U.S. president.
Mae Jemison was the first African-American woman in space.
The AthleteLUISA DORR FOR TIME
Mo’ne Davis was the first girl to pitch a shutout and win a game in baseball’s Little League World Series.
The ActorLUISA DORR FOR TIME
Rita Moreno was the first Hispanic woman to win an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar, and a Tony. These awards honor people in the performing arts.
The ScientistLUISA DORR FOR TIME
Sylvia Earle studies the oceans. She led the first all-female team of aquanauts .