Which Countries Have Had A Woman President Or Prime Minister?

Sirimavo Bandaranaike was the first female Prime Minister in the world. She was elected three times as Prime Minister of Ceylon and Sri Lanka.

Who Was The First Woman President Of Country?

K. Vaishnav is the Chief Justice of India. As Pratibha Patil takes her oath of office, Balakrishnan administers the oath. India’s 12th President, the 12th President of India, was born on December 19, 1934. This is the first time a woman has held this position and the first time a Maharashtrian has held it.

Who Was The World’s First Female Prime Minister?

The first female Prime Minister of Sri Lanka was Sirimavo Bandaranaike, elected on 21 July 1960. During the 26th session of the United Nations General Assembly, she addressed the audience.

Has Italy Had A Female President?

Only six of the 20 presidents were born in Naples, Campania, Piedmont, Sardinia, Tuscany, and Liguria. Three of them were born in Naples, two in Sardinia, and one each in Sassari and Liguria. The office of president hasn’t been held by a woman.

How Many Prime Ministers Are Female?

The Australian government has been led by twelve women. One served as prime minister of Australia, six as premiers of states, and four as chief ministers of territories in the past.

Who Is First Woman In The World?

First woman in space

Valentina Tereshkova


First woman to scale Mt Everest

Junko Tabei


First woman to win an Olympic gold

Charlotte Cooper


First woman Prime Minister in the world

Sirimavo Bandaranaike

Sri Lanka

First American woman in space

Sally Ride


Who Was The 1st Prime Minister?

The number of prime ministers in India has increased from 15 in 1947 to 21 today. Nehru served as India’s first prime minister from 15 August 1947 until 26 January 1950, and thereafter as the Republic of India’s prime minister from May 1964 until his death in May 1964.

Which Country Has The First Woman Prime Minister?

The Honourable Sirimavo Bandaranaike

Bandaranaike pictured in 1960

Prime Minister of Sri Lanka

In office 14 November 1994 – 10 August 2000


Chandrika Kumaratunga

Who Is The First Lady Of Italy?

Laura Mattarella




Cosimo Comella




Sergio Mattarella (father) Marisa Chiazzese (mother)

Who Is The Longest Serving Female Leader?

It was Vigd*s Finnbogad*ttir, who served as Iceland’s President for 16 years (5844 days), who was the longest serving female president in history.

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