Women’s Right to Vote in Czechia
Feb 29, 1920

Number of female heads of state to date: 0

The 1920 Constitution

The constitutional document of the Czech Republic was eventually adopted after several hours of debate on February 29, 1920. Czechoslovakia was to become a democratic republic where the source of all power rested with its people.

8 Czech Women Known Throughout the Entire World

The Czech Republic is rightfully proud of its famous women and likes to remind the rest of the world that one particular lady born in Prague was the first woman to become a US Secretary of State, or that a female-architect from the Moravian town of Zlín designed a number of buildings in London. You can read more about these and others right here.

Facts and figures

Leadership and political participation – [UN Women]
Women in Parliaments: World Classification – [IPU]