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Millicent Fawcett dedicated her life to peacefully fighting for women's rights. Millicent Fawcett (1847-1929)

Millicent Fawcett dedicated her life to peacefully fighting for women's rights.  Millicent Fawcett (1847-1929) Millicent Fawcett dedicated her life to peacefully fighting for women's rights but she remained an underrated leader of the suffrage movement (campaign for women to have the vote). She encouraged her politician husband Henry Fawcett to carry on with his work after he was blinded in an accident.   "A large part of the present anxiety to improve the education of girls and women is also due to the conviction that the political disabilities of women will not be maintained." - Millicent Fawcett (1847-1929) Read more here

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