1923 - Agatha Barbara was born on the 11th of March in zabbar, Malta.
She was educated at the grammar school in Valletta.
1940-1947 - Worked as a school teacher.
- Barbara became the first woman elected to the Maltese parliament.
1955-1958 - Served as education minister of Malta in the Labour Party government of Dom Mintoff.
1958 - Served 43 days in prison "with hard labour", for picketing during a national strike.
1971-1974 - she served once again as Minister for Education.
1982-1987 - Became President of the Republic of Malta and the first and only woman to hold this post.
2002 - She died 4th of February at her residence.
2006 - A monument in her honour was unveiled by the President of Malta Dr. Edward Fenech Adami in Zabbar.
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