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List of famous female lgbt rights activists, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female lgbt rights activists list contains the most prominent and top females known for being lgbt rights activists. There are thousand of females working as lgbt rights activists in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic lgbt rights activists have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a lgbt rights activist then the people below should give you inspiration.

People here include everyone from Ellen DeGeneres to Christina Aguilera.

While this isn't a list of all female lgbt rights activists, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female lgbt rights activists?" and "Who are the best female lgbt rights activists?"
Christina Aguilera is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female LGBT rights activists
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Christina MarĂ­a Aguilera is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Born in Staten Island, New York and raised in Rochester and Wexford, Pennsylvania, she appeared on the television series Star Search and The Mickey Mouse Club in her early years. After recording "Reflection", the theme for ...more

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Age: 35

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Profession: Record producer, Entrepreneur, Singer-songwriter, Film Producer Actor, + more

Credits: Get Smart, Moulin Rouge, Burlesque, Tony Bennett: An American Classic

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#21 on The Best Singers of All Time

#7 on The Best Current Female Singers

#7 on The Best Female Vocalists Ever

#11 on The Female Singer You Most Wish You Could Sound Like

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Sharon Stone is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female LGBT rights activists
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Sharon Yvonne Stone is an American actress, film producer, and former fashion model. Stone first caught the public eye opposite Arnold Schwarzenegger in Total Recall. She then achieved international recognition for her starring role in the erotic thriller Basic Instinct by Paul Verhoeven. She was ...more

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Age: 57

Birthplace: Meadville, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Profession: Fashion Model, Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting

Credits: Casino, Total Recall, Basic Instinct, The Quick and the Dead

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#75 on The Best American Actresses Working Today

#77 on The Best Living American Actresses

#44 on The Best Actresses Who Have Never Won an Oscar (for Acting)

#73 on The Most Beautiful Women in the World

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Ellen DeGeneres is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female LGBT rights activists
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Ellen Lee DeGeneres is an American comedian, television host, actress, writer, and producer. She was the star in the popular sitcom Ellen from 1994 to 1998, and has hosted her syndicated talk show The Ellen DeGeneres Show since 2003. Her stand up career started in the early 1980s, culminating in a ...more

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Age: 57

Birthplace: Metairie, Louisiana, United States of America

Profession: Television presenter, Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer Screenwriter, + more

Credits: Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show, The Oscars, Ellen DeGeneres: Here and Now, The 79th Annual Academy Awards

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#16 on The Most Trustworthy Celebrities in the World

#55 on The Funniest People of All Time

#24 on Famous Women You'd Want to Have a Beer With

#2 on Celebrities Who Should Run for President

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Janet Jackson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female LGBT rights activists
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Janet Damita Jo Jackson is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Known for a series of sonically innovative, socially conscious and sexually provocative records, as well as elaborate stage shows, television roles, and film roles, she has been a prominent figure in popular culture for over 25 ...more

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Age: 49

Birthplace: Gary, Indiana, United States of America

Profession: Spokesperson, Fashion designer, Record producer, Singer-songwriter Film Producer, + more

Credits: Nutty Professor II: The Klumps, Poetic Justice, How High, Why Did I Get Married Too?

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#84 on The Best Current Female Singers

#93 on The Best Female Vocalists Ever

#79 on The Greatest Former Child Stars

#41 on The Greatest Singers of the Past 30 Years

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Cher is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Female LGBT rights activists
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Cher is an American singer, songwriter, actress, model, fashion designer, television host, comedian, dancer, businesswoman, philanthropist, author, film producer, director, and record producer. Described as embodying female autonomy in a male-dominated industry, she is known for her distinctive ...more

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Age: 69

Birthplace: El Centro, California, United States of America

Profession: Fashion designer, Record producer, Songwriter, Film Producer Actor, + more

Credits: Mask, Moonstruck, Burlesque, The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour

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#99 on The Best Singers of All Time

#28 on The Best Female Vocalists Ever

#40 on The Female Singer You Most Wish You Could Sound Like

#3 on The Most Iconic Celebrity First Names

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Margaret Cho is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Female LGBT rights activists
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Margaret Moran Cho is an American comedian, fashion designer, actress, author, and singer-songwriter. Cho is best known for her stand-up routines, through which she critiques social and political problems, especially those pertaining to race and sexuality. She has also directed and appeared in music ...more

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Age: 47

Birthplace: California, United States of America

Profession: Fashion designer, Comedian, Television producer, Singer-songwriter Film Producer, + more

Credits: Drop Dead Diva, Face/Off, Notorious C.H.O., It's My Party

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#50 on The Best Asian Actresses in Hollywood History

#4 on The Best Female Stand Up Comedians of the '90s

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Cyndi Lauper is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Female LGBT rights activists
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Cyndi Lauper is a co-founder of True Colors Fund. ...more

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Age: 62

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York, Astoria

Profession: Record producer, Songwriter, Musician, Actor Singer, + more

Credits: The Goonies, Napoleon Dynamite, Up in the Air, Never Been Kissed

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#33 on The Best Female Vocalists Ever

#43 on The Female Singer You Most Wish You Could Sound Like

#43 on The Best Female Celebrity Role Models

#18 on The Greatest Musical Artists of the '80s

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Chaz Bono is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Female LGBT rights activists
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Chaz Salvatore Bono is an American advocate, writer and musician. He is the only child of American entertainers Sonny and Cher. Bono is a transgender man. In 1995, several years after being outed as lesbian by the tabloid press, he publicly self-identified as such in a cover story in a leading ...more

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Age: 46

Birthplace: Los Angeles, USA, California

Profession: Musician, Author, Writer

Credits: Dancing with the Stars, Celebrity Fit Club, Becoming Chaz, Fronterz Cher

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#86 on The Best Ever Howard Stern Interviews

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