Rani Durgavati, born October 5th 1524 and died June 25th 1564, was a Hindu woman who successfully ruled the Gond Dynasty after her husbands death and lead multiple battles protecting her kingdom.
Took over husbands Gond Dynasty
Relocated the capital to Chauragarh
1556- fought Baz Banadur to his loss
1564- fought against Mughal general. While facing a loss she killed herself with a dagger with the mindset that it is better to die respectfully than live a disgraceful life.
Had great leadership while ruling her dynasty and leading her army
Showed great strength by taking over for her husband