Rachel Carson, the virtual founder ( foundress?) of Ecology was originally a marine biologist, and this is close enough to Oceanographer in the popular- Cousteau mold. In fact , she authored ( The Sea Around Us) .
•1918 --Pvt. Opha Mae Johnson becomes the first woman to enlist in the Marine Corps Reserve •1943 --Colonel Ruth Cheney Streeter first Director of Women Marine Reservists •1943 --Captain Anne Lentz, first commissioned officer •1943 --Private Lucille McClarren first enlisted woman
James Anderson, Jr., Private First Class, United States Marine Corps, 3rd Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division , Cam Lo, Vietnam, February 28, 1967, Sacrificed his life by smothering a grenade with his body
The first degree you would get to become a marine biologist is a Bachelor of Science in Marine Biology, or a Bachelor of Science in Biology with an emphasis in Marine Biology. for further degrees you would need to go to graduate school to get your Masters in Marine Biology.
The sea urchin 'Diadema Sylvie' and the 'Pilina Earli' was named after Sylvia Earle. She is a marine biologist and scientist and served as the first female chief scientist of the United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
The first female pharaoh that we know of was queen Sobeknefru. It is a common misconception that Hatshepsut was the first female pharaoh. Historians know now that there were female pharaohs before her.