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Top 20 inspirational women

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day we asked you to tell us who you thought was the most inspirational woman of the last 100 years via our Facebook page and Twitter account. Having compiled the masses of suggestions we received, we've whittled it down you our top 20 which are featured in the gallery below.

Our competition to win Stylist Network event tickets is now closed, but you can still tell us which of the 20 women you think is the most inspirational of the last 100 years by leaving a comment below.

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