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Events

Nezihe Muhittin founded Women's Federation

1923

The first women's party in Turkey for political progress

Women's Suffrage Turkey

1934

After a difficult battle with the government, Women gained the right to vote earlier than many surrounding countries.

Peronist Feminine Party

1949

A social and political party created by Eva Peron to further women's fundamental rights and encourage political participation.

Women's Suffrage Argentina

1951

Women gained full suffrage after Eva Peron, wife of then President General Juan Domingo Peron, pushed for Women's equality in the political sphere.

Behice Boran was Turkey's first female party leader

1970

Elected chairman of the Workers Party of Turkey

Isabel Peron became First Woman President

1974

Tansu Çiller: first Turkish Woman Prime Minister

1993

For the True Path Party and served as PM from 1993 to 1996.

Cristina Fernández de Kirchner became the Second Female President of Argentina

2007

Cristina Fernández de Kirchner