Some pretty amazing women are up for spots in this year's Women's Hall of Fame.

FOX's Monica Rix reports:

Nine women are among this year's inductees.

Autism and livestock advocate Temple Grandin, "A Raisin in the Sun" author Lorraine Hansberry and former New York first lady and mentoring champion Matilda Raffa Cuomo, all part of the class of 2017.

Make-up artist and philanthropist Victoria Jackson is also in. As well as the first woman to head a major film studio, Sherry Lansing.

"Stranger Things" actress Aimee Mullins makes the list. Along with former Connecticut Congresswoman Clare Boothe Luce and the first woman Marine three-star General Carol Mutter.

They'll be formally inducted into the Women's Hall of Fame in New York in September.

Monica Rix, FOX News.

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