Jean Genevieve Garnerin was the first female parachutists, jumping from a hot air balloon in 1799.
First Woman on Everest
In 1975 Junko Tabei from Japan became the first woman to reach the top of Everest.
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Boxing Became Legal
Boxing became a legal sport in 1901.