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List Rules Vote up the top, funniest black women comedians who make people laugh the most.

If laughter is the best medicine, these famous women are some of the best doctors around. These are the funniest black female comedians of all time, as voted on by comedy fans like you. The best black female comedians come in many forms. Some hilarious black woman comedians specialize in political humor while other funny African-American female comedians are known for jokes about relationships. Many of the top black female comedians have also landed award-winning acting roles.

Who will you find on this list of the best black female comedians? Wanda Sykes is one of the most popular touring comedians working today, regardless of race or gender. Performing stand-up comedy, starring in sitcoms, and appearing in films, Sykes is a triple threat in the comedy scene. Whoopi Goldberg is also a talented black female stand-up comedian and actress. Saturday Night Live has featured several hilarious black female sketch comics like Maya Rudolph and Leslie Jones. Other women who appear on this list include Jessica Williams, Niecy Nash, and Tiffany Haddish.

Do you have a favorite black female comedian? Vote the funniest women up to the top of this list and add any talented performers who are missing.

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Wanda Sykes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians
Wanda Sykes age 51

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Maya Rudolph is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians
Maya Rudolph age 43

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Mo'Nique Imes-Jackson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians

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Leslie Jones is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians

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Aisha Tyler is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians
Aisha Tyler age 45

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Moms Mabley is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians
Moms Mabley Died at 81 (1894-1975)

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Yvette Nicole Brown is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians

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Tracee Ellis Ross is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians

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Niecy Nash is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians
Niecy Nash age 45

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Sommore is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians
Sommore age 49

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Ellen Cleghorne is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians

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Whoopi Goldberg is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians

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Sheryl Underwood is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians

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Jessica Williams is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians

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Retta is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians
Retta age 45

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Maryssa Smith is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians
Maryssa Smith

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Kim Wayans is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians
Kim Wayans age 54

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Akilah Hughes is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians
Akilah Hughes

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Sherri Shepherd is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians

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Luenell is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians
Luenell age 56

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Adele Givens is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians
Adele Givens age 55

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Loni Love is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians
Loni Love age 44

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Franchesca Ramsey is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians
Franchesca Ramsey

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Phoebe Robinson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians

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Gloria Bigelow is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians

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Tiffany Haddish is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians

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Issa Rae is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians

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Gina Yashere is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians
Gina Yashere age 41

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Sasheer Zamata is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians

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Wendy Williams is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians

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Yamaneika Saunders is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians
Yamaneika Saunders

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Cathy Lewis is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians

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Sonia Denis is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians
Sonia Denis

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Chloe Hilliard is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians
Chloe Hilliard

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Nyima Funk is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians

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Marina Franklin is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians
Marina Franklin

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Keisha Zollar is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians

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Del Harrison is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians
Del Harrison

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Nicole Byer is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The 35+ Funniest Black Female Comedians
Nicole Byer