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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.

Hélène Cixous: b. 1937; Hélène Cixous is a professor, French feminist writer, poet, playwright, philosopher, and rhetorician. She is a professor at the University of Paris VIII, whose center for women's studies, the first in Europe, she founded. She has published widely, including 23 volumes of poems, 6 books of essays, 5 plays, and numerous influential articles. Cixoux is considered one of the mothers of poststructuralist feminist theory.

Hlne Cixous eln siksu born 5 June 1937 is a professor French feminist writer poet playwright philosopher literary critic and rhetorician Cixous

Hypatia; daughter of the mathematician Theon (c. 335-405) last librarian of Alexandria (in Roman controlled Egypt), who raised her like a boy. Her scientific teaching was perceived as pagan. Hypatia was ambushed and skinned alive by a mob of Christian fanatics. Arguably, her murder marks the beginning of the Dark Ages.

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 1867, 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.

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