The Barbra Streisand Archives is an unofficial fan site. This page includes photographs and quotes by Sir Cecil Beaton about the gowns he created for Ms. Streisand in her 1970 musical film, ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER.
Hypatia (ca. AD was a Greek Neoplatonist philosopher in Roman Egypt who was the first notable woman in mathematics. She was head of the Platonist school at Alexandria (connected to the Library of Alexandria), she also taught philosophy and astronomy.
Marie Curie was a woman before her time. Born in in Poland, she was a genius in physics and in chemistry; she is the first woman ever to receive a Nobel Prize and the only woman in history to receive two Nobel Prizes. // 10 most famous women in history