World Cultures

  • A Vindication of the Rights of Woman

  • Women's Rights Convention at Seneca Falls

  • Wyoming became the first state with women's suffrage.

  • formation of the Women's Social and Political Union for the right to vote.

  • The right to vote was granted

  • The Anthony amendment, was ratified as the 19th Amendment and became law.

  • the UN Commission on the Status of Women was established

  • the UN General Assembly held a convention on the political rights of women