Which country was the first to elect a female president democratically?
The key word here is "democratically".
Vigdís Finnbogadóttir is known as the first female President elected democratically. This great woman was not only a politician, she was also an environmental and women's rights activist. Besides, she was a patriot of her native country as she promoted its language and unique culture. She has been supporting women of the country for her whole life and became a kind of a model for them.