Mary Wollstonecraft

a 'speculative and dissenting spirit'

Wollstonecraft made a powerful case for liberating and educating women; at the same time she lived out her theories. Today she is considered a 'modern' heroine and has been analyzed that her contribution to women's rights has recognized her as an enduring spirit.
Mary Wollstonecraft was born on April 27th, 1759 in Spitalfields, United Kingdom and died on September 10th, 1797 in London, United Kingdom where she committed suicide.