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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?"
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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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#19 on The Best Current Pop Groups/Singers

#96 on The Best Pop Groups/Artists

#537 on The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time

#19 on The Best Singers of All Time

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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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#72 on The Best American Actresses Working Today

#107 on The Best Actresses in Film History

#273 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#69 on The Most Overrated Actors of All Time

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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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#58 on The Most Annoying TV Hosts

#1114 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#16 on The Most Trustworthy Celebrities in the World

#46 on The Most Overrated Actors of All Time

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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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#127 on The Best Pop Groups/Artists

#247 on The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time

#240 on The Best Singers of All Time

#83 on The Best Current Female Singers

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Cher is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Female LGBT rights activists
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Cher


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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#165 on The Best Actresses in Film History

#471 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#110 on The Best Pop Groups/Artists

#350 on The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time

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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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#302 on The Funniest People of All Time

#240 on Annoying Celebrities Who Should Just Go Away Already

#159 on The Funniest Stand Up Comedians of All Time

#50 on The Best Asian Actresses in Hollywood History

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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: Astoria, New York City, New York, United States of America

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

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

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#66 on The Best Pop Groups/Artists

#195 on The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time

#102 on The Best Singers of All Time

#162 on Musicians Who Belong in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

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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, California, United States of America

Profession: Musician, Author, Writer

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

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#90 on The Best Ever Howard Stern Interviews

#82 on Leading LGBT Rights Activists In The World

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