Stirling Castle located in Stirling, Scotland, is one of the largest and most important castles, both historically and architecturally, in Scotland. Several Scottish Kings and Queens have been crowned at Stirling Castle, including Mary, Queen of Scots, in 1543. There have been at least eight sieges of Stirling Castle, including several during the Wars of Scottish Independence, with the last being in 1746, when Bonnie Prince Charlie unsuccessfully tried to take the castle.
Most influential women in modern historyMargaret Sanger Known for her work in the field of birth control and sex education, Sanger is credited for leading a movement that led to the establishment of Planned Parenthood Federation of America. Sanger, who regularly fought the law, was arrested multiple times for distributing contraception.
Most influential women in modern historyAmelia Boynton Robinson Leader of the American Civil Rights Movement that took place in Selma, Alabama, Robinson played a significant role in the Bloody Sunday march in 1965. She received the Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom medal in 1990.