This year was definitely a year of the woman. Check out our list of women that made history in their own right.
Hailing all the way from Kenya, Halima became the 1st hijab wearing model to cover Vogue Arabia. She recently signed with IMG models.
The comedian stared in the hit movie Girls Trip. She also became the 1st black woman in comedy to host Saturday Night Live.
Askew became the 1st black woman to be the first captain of the U.S. Military Academy’s Corps of Cadets.