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Are These The Most Inspirational Women Of All Time? (PICTURES)

06/03/2013 12:26 GMT | Updated 01/03/2014 12:59 GMT

Much like the millions of individuals the event represents, International Women's Day has become a force to be reckoned with since its inception in the early 1900s.

According to the campaign's website, the United Kingdom has more activities planned on Friday, March 8 than any other country and HuffPost UK Lifestyle wanted to mark that wonderful fact with some serious celebration.

The editorial team has come up with a list of women who have made their mark through history. However, this is clearly just the tip of the iceberg.

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International Women's Day: Inspiring Women