Top 10 Most Famous Women Political Leaders

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Top 10 Most Famous Women Political Leaders

It is said that politics is not the ideal choice for women However, there were many who shown this stereotype to be to be false. If you are not convinced here is a list of 10 women political leaders who are highly acclaimed for their roles in politics. Let’s get started:

1. Angela Merkel

Angela Merkel Women Political Leaders

Most powerful female on the planet is the heart of the 27 members of the European Union and carries the fate of the euro on her shoulders. Angela Merkel is a German politician and researcher who has been the chancellor in Germany from 2005 and was the head of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) from 2000 to 2018. It was the first female who was elected to either of these posts. Her rank was as the second-highest-ranking woman in Forbes magazine. Merkel is frequently referred to as the president of the European Union, the most powerful woman in the world and also”the “leader of the free world”.

Angela Merkel Date of Birth

  • July 17, 1954

Angela Merkel Age

  • 66 years

Angela Merkel Height

  • 1.65 m

Angela Merkel Husband

  • Joachim Sauer
  • Ulrich Merkel

Angela Merkel Kids

  • Not Known

Angela Merkel Country

  • German

Angela Merkel Net worth

  • $11.5 million.

2. Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović

Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović

Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic is an extremely well-known women in the world of politics. It’s Croatian Diplomat and Politiker who is currently the fourth president of Croatia since 2015. The first woman to be elected to the presidency following the first election with multi-party support in the year 1990. At the age of 46, She was the smallest person to ever assume the presidency.

Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović Date of Birth

  • April 29, 1968

Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović Age

  • 52 years

Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović Height

  • Not Known

Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović Husband

  • Jakov Kitarović

Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović Kids

  • Katarina Kitarović
  • Luka Kitarović

Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović Country

  • Croatian

Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović Net worth

  • $86.7 billion

3. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

President 24, of Liberia (from 2006 to the year until the year), Sirleaf is one of the founding members of the National Patriotic Front of Liberia. Her name is also a reference to the first female president of Africa. She was awarded in 2011 the Nobel Peace Prize, jointly with Leymah Gbowee of Liberia together with Tawakel Karman of Yemen. The women were recognized “for their non-violent campaign for women’s security and also for the rights of women’s to fully take part in peace-building efforts.” Her name was presented with the highly sought-after Indira Gandhi Prize by President of India Pranab Mukherjee on 12th September 2013.

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Date of Birth

  • October 29, 1938

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Age

  • 81 years

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Height

  • Not Known

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Husband

  • James Sirleaf

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Kids

  • Charles Sirleaf
  • Fombah Sirleaf
  • Robert Sirleaf

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Country

  • Liberian

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf Net worth

  • 23 million

4. Benazir Bhutto

Benazir Bhutto

One of the first Muslim who came back to prominence and was elected the premier of Pakistan not once however, twice. Bhutto is well-known for her leadership abilities as well as her care for the wellbeing of people, and her ability to make smart decisions. Bhutto is also the youngest child of deceased Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto who was the prime minister of Pakistan in 1971. Benazir died from bombs on the 27th day of December 2007 following her withdrawal from the final PPP gathering in the city of Rawalpindi just two weeks prior to the general elections in 2008, in which she was a candidate for the opposition. In 2008, she was awarded the honor of being among the seven winners of the United Nations Prize in the field of Human Rights.

Benazir Bhutto Date of Birth

  • June 21, 1953

Benazir Bhutto Age

  • 54 years

Benazir Bhutto Height

  • Not Known

Benazir Bhutto Husband

  • Asif Ali Zardari

Benazir Bhutto Kids

  • Bilawal Bhutto Zardari
  • Aseefa Bhutto Zardari
  • Bakhtawar Bhutto Zardari

Benazir Bhutto Country

  • Pakistani

Benazir Bhutto Net worth

  • Not Known

5. Sonia Gandhi

Sonia Gandhi

As head of the Indian National Congress, Gandhi is the head of the political party with the second-highest number of people. She was from Italy as an Indian politician. She is the wife of former Prime Minister of India, Rajiv Gandhi who was a part of the Nehru-Gandhi family. In 2013 Forbes listed her as the 21st spot among the most powerful people and also ranked her as 9th most powerful woman in the world. Also, check out the Polititicians who were killed.

Sonia Gandhi Date of Birth

  • December 9, 1946

Sonia Gandhi Age

  • 73 years

Sonia Gandhi Height

  • 1.63 m

Sonia Gandhi Husband

  • Rajiv Gandhi

Sonia Gandhi Kids

  • Rahul Gandhi
  • Priyanka Gandhi

Sonia Gandhi Country

  • Indian

Sonia Gandhi Net worth

  • Not Known

6. Park Geun Hye

Park Geun Hye

Park Geun Hye is a former South Korean politician who served as head of South Korea from 2013 to 2017. The first woman named president in South Korean politics who was elected as president. Hye was also the very first female to serve as president in the modern age from Northeast Asia. Prior to the election Hye was the leader of the conservative Grand National Party (GNP). The GNP is believed to be one of the most powerful politicians and most powerful people during the period in South Korea.

Park Geun Hye Date of Birth

  • February 2, 1952

Park Geun Hye Age

  • 68 years

Park Geun Hye Height

  • 1.62 m

Park Geun Hye Husband

  • Not Known

Park Geun Hye Kids

  • Not Known

Park Geun Hye Country

  • South Korean

Park Geun Hye Net worth

  • Not Known

7. Isabel Martinez de Peron

Isabel Martinez de Peron

The former president of Argentina identified by his name, Isabel Martinez de Peron or Isabel Peron, spent a turbulent and controversial life. Isabel was her wife’s 3rd president Juan Peron. In the third term of her husband’s presidency from 1973 to 1974 Isabel took on the role of Vice President and First Lady. After the death of her husband the year 1974, Isabel was President of the United States from July 1 until the 24th March of the year 1976. Isabel is the only woman to be a non-royal head of state and the state to be selected within the Western Hemisphere in modern times.

Isabel Martinez de Peron Date of Birth

  • February 4, 1931

Isabel Martinez de Peron Age

  • 89 years

Isabel Martinez de Peron Height

  • Not Known

Isabel Martinez de Peron Husband

  • Juan Perón

Isabel Martinez de Peron Kids

  • Not Known

Isabel Martinez de Peron Country

  • Argentine

Isabel Martinez de Peron Net worth

  • Not Known

8. Yingluck Shinawatra

Yingluck Shinawatra

Nicknames such as PU, Yingluck Shinawatra is a Thai businessperson and politician who is who is a part of the Pheu Thai Party, the 28th Prime Minister of Thailand. Shinawatra is Thailand’s only Thai Female Prime Minister, and at 45 years old she was the youngest Prime Minister of Thailand during the past 60 years. Her removal from office came on the 7th day of May in 2014 after a Constitutional Court decision.

Yingluck Shinawatra Date of Birth

  • June 21, 1967

Yingluck Shinawatra Age

  • 53 years

Yingluck Shinawatra Height

  • 1.7 m

Yingluck Shinawatra Husband

  • Anusorn Amornchat

Yingluck Shinawatra Kids

  • Supasek Amornchat

Yingluck Shinawatra Country

  • Serbian
  • Thai

Yingluck Shinawatra Net worth

  •  $25 million

9. Johanna Sigurdardottir

Johanna Sigurdardottir

Johanna Sigurdardottir is an Icelandic politician. She was the former premier of Iceland. Sigurdardottir was also the minister of social and security affairs. She is also acknowledged as Iceland’s first premier, and the first female head of state. In 2009, Forbes listed her as one of the top 100 powerful women across the globe.

Johanna Sigurdardottir Date of Birth

  • October 4, 1942

Johanna Sigurdardottir Age

  • 77 years

Johanna Sigurdardottir Height

  • Not Known

Johanna Sigurdardottir Husband

  • Jónína Leósdóttir
  • Þorvaldur Steinar Jóhannesson
  • Jónína Leósdóttir

Johanna Sigurdardottir Kids

  • Davio Steinan Jóhannesson
  • Sigurour Egill Jóhannesson

Johanna Sigurdardottir Country

  • Icelandic

Johanna Sigurdardottir Net worth

  • Not Known

10. Dilma Rousseff

Dilma Rousseff

Dilma Vana Rousseff, a Brazilian economist and politician who was the 37th president of Brazil and served as president from 2011 until her impeachment and deportation at the close of August. Rousseff was the sole woman in the history of Brazil to be elected president. She was the former Chief of Staff for the presidency Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva between 2005 and 2010. The daughter is a Bulgarian businessman. Rousseff was a socialist during her early years and following the coup d’etat of 1964, she was a part of a variety of left-wing and Marxist urban militants who fought the military dictatorship. Her arrest and imprisonment occurred between 1970 and 1972.

Dilma Rousseff Date of Birth

  • December 14, 1947

Dilma Rousseff Age

  • 72 years

Dilma Rousseff Height

  • 1.7 m

Dilma Rousseff Husband

  • Carlos Araújo
  • Cláudio Galeno Linhares

Dilma Rousseff Kids

  • Paula Rousseff

Dilma Rousseff Country

  • Brazilian

Dilma Rousseff Net worth

  • Not Known


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