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The Best Drag Queens Of All Time

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Who are the best famous drag queens, female impersonators, and drag artists? This list ranks them all, with pictures of all the top drag queens in the world. The top drag queens in the United States hail from NYC, Las Vegas, LA, Chicago, and New Orleans (not surprisingly, these are also some of the most gay friendly cities in the US) with popular drag queens coming from as far as Australia, India, and the UK.

Famous female impersonators are often known for their outlandish, funny drag queen names, and you can't go to Vegas without seeing a drag show. Who are the greatest drag queens? Many well-known drag performers, such as RuPaul, have reached the heights of celebrity through appearances in television and in some of the top LGBT movies of all time. And as you'll see from this list of drag queens, dressing up like a woman is nothing new.

Who are the best female impersonators ever? Where are the best drag shows in the world? Who were some of the first drag queens? This list of famous drag queens will introduce you (or reacquaint you) with some of the top female impersonators ever. Make sure to vote for your favorite drag queens and vote down the ones you know are trash for all the wrong reasons. If you don't see your favorite female impersonator on the list of popular drag artists, make sure to add her to the list. If you're interested in the other side of the drag business, check out the best drag kings of all time.
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    RuPaul

    RuPaul is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Drag Queens Of All Time
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    • Age: age 55
    • Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States of America
    • Profession: Talk show host, Television producer, Drag queen, Singer-songwriter, Model, + more
    • Credits: RuPaul's Drag Race, RuPaul's Drag Race: Untucked!, The Eyes of Tammy Faye, But I'm a Cheerleader
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    Lady Bunny is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Drag Queens Of All Time
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    • Age: age 53
    • Birthplace: Chattanooga, Tennessee, United States of America
    • Profession: Journalist, Drag queen, Actor
    • Credits: Comedy Central Roast of Pamela Anderson^!Dangerous Liaisons^!Another Gay Sequel: Gays Gone Wild!^!Starrbooty
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    Chad Michaels is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Drag Queens Of All Time
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    • Age: age 44
    • Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
    • Profession: Drag queen
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    Nina Flowers is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Drag Queens Of All Time
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    • Age: 41
    • Birthplace: Bayamón, Puerto Rico
    • Profession: Drag queen, Disc jockey, Makeup Artist
    • Credits: Hormonal Activity, RuPaul's Drag Race, RuPaul's All Stars Drag Race, RuPaul's Drag Race: Untucked!
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    • Age: age 31
    • Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    • Profession: Drag queen
    • Credits: RuPaul's Drag U, RuPaul's Drag Race, RuPaul's Drag Race: Untucked!, 2010 New Now Next Awards
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    Sharon Needles is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Drag Queens Of All Time
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    • Age: age 34
    • Birthplace: Newton, Iowa, United States of America
    • Profession: Drag queen, Actor
    • Credits: RuPaul's Drag Race, 2012 New Now Next Awards, All Stars, RuPaul's Drag Race: Untucked!
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    Raven is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Drag Queens Of All Time
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    • Age: age 51
    • Birthplace: United States of America
    • Profession: Pornographic actor
    • Credits: RuPaul's Drag U, RuPaul's Drag Race, RuPaul's Drag Race: Untucked!, RuPaul's All Stars Drag Race
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    Divine

    Divine is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Drag Queens Of All Time
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    • Age: Died at 43 (1945-1988)
    • Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    • Profession: Hairdresser, Drag queen, Screenwriter, Actor, Singer, + more
    • Credits: Pink Flamingos, Hairspray, Polyester, Female Trouble
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