Faithful Christian women are traditionally expected to cover their heads when in public or at least during prayer services, similar to that of Muslim women wearing hijabs. The practice is simply less encouraged in modern times.
An Indian airline only hires women because they are lighter, so they save up to $500,000 per year in fuel.
Prior to World War I, sharpshooter Annie Oakley was touring Europe. By his request, she knocked the ash from a cigarette being held by German Emperor, Kaiser Wilhelm II. When World War I broke out, she wrote to him and requested a second shot.
Mozart had a sister, Maria Anna, who was just as talented as he was. She was forced to stop playing and composing professionally at the age of 18 because she was a woman.
During the American Civil War, a woman named Sarah Edmonds acted as a Union spy. During the war, she operated under at least three different aliases, stole valuable information for the North, and even killed several Confederate spies in hand-to-hand combat.
When she was cast as Lieutenant Uhura in the original Star Trek series, Nichelle Nichols became the first Black woman ever on television to portray a character other than a slave or a servant.
Women make better fighter pilots than men because the female body is better suited to handle g-force and less likely to lose consciousness during flight.
There is a vigilante group of women in India whose mission includes beating up abusive husbands.
Hypatia, the first well known woman mathematician, was murdered by a mob of Christians who ripped off her skin with sharp tiles and seashells.