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Women Inventors A to Z

Biographies, inventions and photos of women inventors


Women Inventors - Virginia Apgar

Women Inventors - Virginia Apgar

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This is a A to Z list of popular women inventors that we have more extensive information on: biographies, images, timelines, and other media. The Directory contains many more names, however, a biography may or may not be available.

Recommended women inventors biographies are bolded.


Randi Altschul - Virgie Ammons - Betsy Ancker-Johnson - Mary Anderson - Virginia Apgar - Barbara Askins - Dorothy Arzner


Patricia E. Bath - Miriam E. Benjamin - Patricia Billings - Katherine Blodgett - Bessie Blount - Sarah Boone - Rachel Fuller Brown


Josephine Garis Cochran - Martha J. Coston - Dianne Croteau - Marie Curie

D, E, F

Marion Donovan - Gertrude Belle Elion - Edith Flanigen - Helen Free - Sally Fox


Frances Gabe - Lillian Gilbreth - Sarah E. Goode - Bette Nesmith Graham - Temple Grandin - KK Gregory


Ruth Handler - Joycelyn Harrison - Elizabeth Lee Hazen - Beulah Henry - Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin - Krisztina Holly - Erna Schneider Hoover - Grace Hopper

I, J, k

Mary Phelps Jacob - Amanda Theodosia Jones - Marjorie Stewart Joyner - Anna Keichline - Mary Kies - Gabriele Knecht - Margaret Knight - Stephanie Louise Kwolek

L, M

Hedy Lamarr - Ada Lovelace - Sybilla Masters - Ann Moore - Krysta Morlan

N, O, P, Q, R

Lyda Newman - Julie Newmar - Ellen Ochoa - Alice H Parker - Betty Rozier

T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z

Valerie Thomas - Ann Tsukamoto - Harriet Tubman - Lisa Vallino - Madame Walker - Mary Walton - Carol Wior
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