Razia was the first women who ruled medieval India during Muslim empire. Razia Sultan‘s original name was Razia-al-Din. Her throne name was Jalalat-ud-Din Raziya. She preferred to be called as Razia Sultan as sultana was feminist.
Wu Zetian - 705 AD) China's only female Emperess promoted other women to roles of influence and power, appointing the first female Chinese Prime Minister. She was also taught how to read, write and play music.