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Finnish government granted women right to vote
Emmeline Pankhurst found Women's Social and Political Union
British grant women over 30 right to vote
USA grant women right to vote
The Married Women’s Property Act allows married women to own their own property
1,400 women at Bryant & May go on strike in protest of the poor wages and dangerous conditions in the matchstick factory.
Marie Curie wins Noble Prize for physics
Marie Curie wins Noble Prize in Chemistry
Clementina Black, Secretary of the Women’s Trade Union League, secures the first successful equal pay resolution at Trades Union Congress
Under the Qualification of Women Act, women can be elected onto borough and county councils and can also be elected mayor.
The Sex Discrimination Removal Act allows women access to the legal profession and accountancy in England
New time period
many activists started to focus on suffrage
Florence NIghtingale works as nurse in Crimean War
Maria Montessori works on establishing educational system
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