Extraordinary Women Episodes

2010, TV Show

Extraordinary Women Season 1 episodes

Maria Montessori Season 1, Episode 13

Maria Montessori is profiled. read more

Ruth Westheimer Season 1, Episode 12

Dr. Ruth Westheimer is profiled. read more

Amelia Earhart Season 1, Episode 11

Amelia Earhart is profiled. read more

Indira Gandhi Season 1, Episode 10

Indira Gandhi is profiled. read more

Audrey Hepburn Season 1, Episode 9

Audrey Hepburn is profiled. read more

Hedy Lamarr Season 1, Episode 8

Hedy Lamarr is profiled. read more

Agatha Christie Season 1, Episode 7

A profile of mystery writer Agatha Christie (1890-1976), who created such iconic characters as Miss Marple and Hercule Poirot. read more

Josephine Baker Season 1, Episode 6

Remembering cabaret star Josephine Baker (1906-75), who took Paris by storm in the 1920s and '30s. read more

Martha Gellhorn Season 1, Episode 5

A profile of journalist Martha Gellhorn (1908-98), who covered the Spanish Civil War, World War II and the Vietnam War. read more

Grace Kelly Season 1, Episode 4

A profile of Grace Kelly (1929-82), the Hollywood star who became a real-life princess when she married Monaco's Prince Rainier III in 1956. read more

Wallis Simpson Season 1, Episode 3

Recalling the life of Wallis Simpson (1896-1986), the American divorcée whose courtship with England's King Edward VIII led him to relinquish his crown and marry her in 1937. read more

Coco Chanel Season 1, Episode 2

A profile of Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel (1883-1971), who rose from humble beginnings to create the House of Chanel, one of the most iconic fashion brands of the 20th century. read more

Madame Chiang Kai-shek Season 1, Episode 1

The series profiling iconic women of the 20th century opens with a biography of Madame Chiang Kai-shek (1898-2003), the former first lady of the Republic of China. read more

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Premiered: 2010, on BBC Two
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