Women have played a role in major combats throughout history.
One of the earliest -- and most famous -- examples of women in combat is Joan of Arc, the French teen whose divine visions compelled her to lead the French army to several important victories in the Hundred Years' War. She was later captured and burned at the stake for heresy when she was just 19.
The following five celebrity urban legends will likely live on long into the future, despite the fact that none of them is remotely true.
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