Matilde di Canossa by on deviantART. Matilde was an Italian noblewoman & the principal Italian supporter of Pope Gregory VII during the Investiture Controversy. She is one of the few medieval women to be remembered for her military accomplishments.
Mabel Normand (November 1892 – February was an American silent film comedienne and actress. She was a popular star of Mack Sennett's Keystone Studios and is noted as one of the film industry's first female screenwriters, producers and directors.
Frank Oz and Jim Henson - Henson was born September 1936 in Greenville, MS. He is well known for creating The Muppets (soft puppets) who appeared in the TV shows Sesame Street, The Muppet Show, and Fraggle Rock.