List of famous female humanitarians, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female humanitarians list contains the most prominent and top females known for being humanitarians. There are thousand of females working as humanitarians in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic humanitarians have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a humanitarian then the people below should give you inspiration.
This list is made up of people like Masiela Lusha and Mehreen Raheel.While this isn't a list of all female humanitarians, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female humanitarians?" and "Who are the best female humanitarians?"
Angelina Jolie Pitt is an American actress, filmmaker, and humanitarian. She has received an Academy Award, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and three Golden Globe Awards, and has been cited as Hollywood's highest-paid actress. Jolie made her screen debut as a child alongside her father, Jon Voight, in Lookin' to Get Out. Her film career began in earnest a decade later with the low-budget production Cyborg 2, followed by her first leading role in a major film, Hackers. She starred in the critically acclaimed biographical television films George Wallace and Gia, and won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in the drama Girl, Interrupted. Jolie's starring role as the ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
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Aoi Miyazaki is a Japanese actress. She is best known for roles such as in Nana and Virgin Snow. Her brother Masaru Miyazaki is also an actor, and they starred together in the film Hatsukoi. She married Sosuke Takaoka on June 15, 2007, her partner since she was fifteen. However, they divorced in December 2011. She is considered one of Japan's most beautiful women. ...more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Suginami, Japan
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Masiela Lusha is an Albanian-American actress, author, producer and humanitarian who first gained recognition after starring in film and TV projects such as the Emmy Award-winning ABC series George Lopez and Sony Picture's Blood: The Last Vampire. As an author, Lusha has translated poems and prayers by Mother Teresa, and has written several books in various languages. Lusha spent her childhood chiefly in Albania, Hungary and Austria. She studied ballet in Vienna, and then moved to Michigan in 1993, where she continued to train in various forms of dance. She co-starred as the passionate and rebellious character, Carmen Lopez, for five years, on the syndicated Warner Brothers series, George ...more on Wikipedia
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Emilie Schindler was a Sudetenland-German born woman who, with her husband Oskar Schindler, helped to save the lives of 1,200 to 1,700 Jews during World War II by employing them in his enamelware and ammunitions factories, providing them immunity from the Nazis. Oskar Schindler, a Sudeten German industrialist, created the now famous list of Schindler's Jews. Israel's Yad Vashem memorial to the victims of the Holocaust honored the Schindlers as Righteous Among the Nations for their efforts in saving hundreds of Jewish lives. ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 94 (1907-2001)
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