Women Inventors A to Z

Biographies, inventions and photos of women inventors

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This is a A to Z list of popular women inventors that we have more extensive information on: biographies, images, timelines, and other media. The Directory contains many more names, however, a biography may or may not be available.

Recommended women inventors biographies are bolded.

A

Randi Altschul - Virgie Ammons - - Mary Anderson - - - Dorothy Arzner

B

Patricia E. Bath - Miriam E. Benjamin - - Katherine Blodgett - Bessie Blount - Sarah Boone - Rachel Fuller Brown

C

Josephine Garis Cochran - - - Marie Curie

D, E, F

- - - Helen Free -

G

Frances Gabe - - Sarah E. Goode - Bette Nesmith Graham - Temple Grandin -

H

Ruth Handler - Joycelyn Harrison - Elizabeth Lee Hazen - - - - - Grace Hopper

I, J, k

Mary Phelps Jacob - Amanda Theodosia Jones - Marjorie Stewart Joyner - Anna Keichline - - - Margaret Knight - Stephanie Louise Kwolek

L, M

Hedy Lamarr - - - -

N, O, P, Q, R

Lyda Newman - Julie Newmar - Ellen Ochoa - Alice H Parker - Betty Rozier

T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z

- - Harriet Tubman - Lisa Vallino - Madame Walker - Mary Walton -