09/20/2013 09:34 am ET

Muriel Siebert, The First Lady Of Wall Street, Was A Total Badass

Muriel Siebert was seriously awesome.

The "first lady of Wall Street" wasn't going to let a little sexism get in the way of her ambitions. In an interview for PBS's "Makers" series, Siebert, who passed away in August 2013, explained how she navigated one of the oldest boys' clubs around -- and came out on top.

Watch the video above to hear Siebert's remarkable story.

[h/t Upworthy]


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