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Famous Female Geologists

List of famous female geologists, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This greatest female geologists list contains the most prominent and top females known for being geologists. There are thousand of females working as geologists in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic geologists have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a geologist then the people below should give you inspiration.

List items include Susan Kieffer, Ethel Shakespear and many more.

While this isn't a list of all female geologists, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female geologists?" and "Who are the best female geologists?"
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  1. 1

    Age: Died at 83 (1881-1964)
    Birthplace: Cobourg, Canada
    Profession: Geologist
    Institution: University of Chicago
    Died: 1964
    Place Of Death: Ottawa, Canada
    Born: 1881
    Alice Wilson : see more

  2. 2

    Age: Died at 91 (1869-1960)
    Birthplace: Brookfield, Massachusetts, United States of America
    Profession: Physicist, Geologist
    Institution: Yale University
    Died: 1960
    Born: 1869
    Arthur Louis Day : see more

  3. 3

    Age: age 50
    Profession: Geologist
    Institution: University of California, Los Angeles, University of Michigan, University of California, Berkeley
    Born: 1964
    Claudia Alexander : see more

  4. 4

    Age: Died at 91 (1907-1998)
    Birthplace: Brisbane, Australia
    Profession: Geologist
    Institution: Brisbane Girls Grammar School, University of Cambridge
    Died: 1998
    Born: 1907
    Dorothy Hill : see more

  5. 5

    Age: Died at 56 (1817-1873)
    Profession: Geologist, Writer
    Died: 1873
    Born: 1817
    Elizabeth Carne : see more

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