Of course, the history of men. But we know perfectly well that behind every great man is a great woman. Here are the biographies of the greatest women who changed the course of world history. Statesmen, actresses, singers, inventors, pioneers, fashion legislators are women of their era, the legendary symbols of their time, whose names have long become common denominations. Their merits are difficult to overestimate, and the influence that they had on the surrounding world immensely. History will keep the memory of these women forever.