Agnes Yewande Savage – 1929

Agnes Yewande Savage

Dr Savage was probably first West African woman to qualify in medicine. She played key roles in the early histories of numerous important Ghanaian institutions.

Yun Posun

Yun Posun

Yun Posun came from a family of Korean independence activists and was elected President of South Korea in 1960.

Yuan Changying

Yuan Changying

Yuan Changying, a renknowned playwright, novelist and scholar of literature was the first Chinese female Masters student in British history.