Facts and Trivia

A selection of facts and trivia about diverse matters in the history of women in Iceland. 

In Questions&Answers we list the answers to various questions sent from members of the public to The Women's History Archives over the years.

Here you can also find a chronological list over milestones in the history of women in Iceland, a list of Icelandic women who have finished a ph.d., a list of unions and associations of women, as well as a pamphlet with a women's history guide through Reykjavik, made by the Women's History Archives in 2002.

You can also read about diverse matters related to women's history, from the international women's day of 8th of March to the first beauty contest in Iceland in 1930.