Who is the most famous woman to be declared homecoming queen? Halle Berry tops our list. The Catwoman star was the first African American homecoming queen at Bedford High School. She was also the first African American woman to win an Academy Award for best actress for her performance in Monster's Ball. Berry was also a beauty queen. She won Miss Teen All American and Miss Ohio and she came in second place in the 1986 Miss USA competition.
Singer Jessica Simpson was voted homecoming queen twice, as was Twilight star Dakota Fanning. Oscar winner Meryl Streep was very popular in high school and was crowned homecoming queen of Bernards High School. Streep has went on to become the actor most nominated for Academy Awards, as she has been up for an Oscar 17 times.
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Halle Berry was the first African American homecoming queen at Bedford High School. She was also the first African American woman to win an Academy Award for best actress for her performance in Monster's Ball.
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America
Profession: Television producer, Film Producer, Model, Actor, Voice acting
Credits: X-Men: The Last Stand, Cloud Atlas, X-Men 2, X-Men: Days of Future Past
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Jessica Simpson was voted homecoming queen, not once, but twice during her time at J.J. Pierce High School.
Birthplace: Abilene, Texas, United States of America
Profession: Spokesperson, Fashion designer, Businessperson, Television producer, Singer-songwriter, + more
Credits: Newlyweds: Nick & Jessica, The Master of Disguise, DreamChaser Tour, The Teen Choice Awards 2006
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Meryl Streep was crowned homecoming queen at Bernards High School.
Birthplace: Summit, New Jersey, United States of America
Profession: Spokesperson, Actor, Voice acting
Credits: The Devil Wears Prada, Doubt, Fantastic Mr. Fox, Julie & Julia
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Paula Abdul was head cheerleader and homecoming queen at her high school.
Birthplace: San Fernando, California, United States of America
Profession: Television producer, Singer-songwriter, Choreographer, Actor, Music video director, + more
Credits: American Idol, Karaoke Revolution Presents: American Idol Encore 2, Brüno, The X Factor
#17 on The Greatest Dancing Singers
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