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History. In 1872, Victoria Woodhull ran for president. While many historians and authors agree that Woodhull was the first woman to run for president, some have questioned the legality of her run.

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This made her the first woman candidate. [citation needed] While many historians and authors agree that Woodhull was the first woman to run for President of the United States, some have questioned that priority given issues with the legality of her run.

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12 Women Who Ran For President Before Hillary. ... Victoria Woodhull was the first woman to run for President of the United States as the candidate for the Equal Rights Party. She was a ...

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5 Other Women Who Ran For President. ... But Clinton isn’t the first woman to run for president. Here are five others who sought the White House: Name: Victoria Woodhull. Year Ran: 1872.

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Most American women didn’t win the right to vote until the ratification of the 19th amendment in 1920, but the first female candidate for president came nearly 50 years earlier.

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Victoria Woodhull was the first woman to run for president in the United States. Woodhull was known for her radicalism as a woman suffrage activist and her role in a sex scandal involving a noted preacher of the time, Henry Ward Beecher.

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The First Woman To Run For President — In 1872 In the 19th century, Victoria Woodhull was a clairvoyant, a businesswoman and an advocate for women's rights and sexual freedom. But she is best ...

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The senators Susan Collins, of Maine, and Amy Klobuchar, from Minnesota, are among the women in politics who should consider running for President against Donald Trump in 2020.

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7 Women Who Could Be Our First Female President. ... she publicly denies that she will run for president but she’s been ticking off the “run for president” checklist, making speeches to key ...

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Victoria Woodhull (1838– June 9, 1927) was a leader of the women's suffrage movement. She was the first woman to own a brokerage firm on Wall Street, the first woman to start a weekly newspaper, and an activist for women's rights and labor reform.