Look at all of these fascinating and strong women in history.  What I liked about this article is that it is fairly short but gives you an interesting look at these 12 women.

http://www.bustle.com/articles/60583-12-fascinating-women-in-history-who-deserve-their-own-biopics-like-yesterday

12 Fascinating Women In History Who Deserve Their Own Biopics — Like, Yesterday