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

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While this isn't a list of all female news presenters, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female news presenters?" and "Who are the best female news presenters?"
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Katie Couric is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female News Presenters
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Katie Couric became a household name when she co hosted the number one morning show in the US, The Today show (NBC), from 1991 to 2006. She made a highly publicized move from from NBC to CBS on September 2006 when she took over the anchor and managing editor duties at CBS Evening News. With this ...more

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Age: 58

Birthplace: Virginia, United States of America

Profession: Journalist, Newsreader, Television producer, Film Producer Author, + more

Credits: Dateline NBC, 60 Minutes, Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, Today

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Rachel Maddow is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female News Presenters
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Rachel Anne Maddow is an American television host, political commentator, and author. She hosts a nightly television show, The Rachel Maddow Show, on MSNBC. Her syndicated talk radio program of the same name aired on Air America Radio. Maddow is the first openly gay anchor to host a major prime-time ...more

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Age: 42

Birthplace: Castro Valley, California, United States of America

Profession: Commentator, Radio personality, Actor, Writer Presenter

Credits: The Rachel Maddow Show, The McVeigh Tapes: Confessions of an American Terrorist, The Assassination of Dr. Tiller, First in the South Democratic Candidates Forum on MSNBC

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Robin Roberts is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female News Presenters
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Robin René Roberts is an American television broadcaster. Roberts is the anchor of ABC's morning show Good Morning America. After growing up in Mississippi and attending Southeastern Louisiana University, Roberts was a sports anchor for local TV and radio stations. Roberts was a sportscaster on ESPN ...more

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Age: 55

Birthplace: Alabama, United States of America

Profession: Journalist, Television producer

Credits: Good Morning America, Love & Basketball, He Got Game, Wide World of Sports 35th Anniversary Special

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#10 on The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today

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Julie Chen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female News Presenters
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Julie Chen is a news anchor, presenter, reporter, television producer and an actress. ...more

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Age: 45

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Profession: Journalist, Television producer, Actor, Presenter TV Personality

Credits: The Talk, Big Brother, CBS Summer Preview, The Early Show

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#8 on Famous People Named Julie

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Ann Curry is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Female News Presenters
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Ann Curry is an American television personality, news journalist and photojournalist. In June 2012, she became the National and International Correspondent/Anchor for NBC News and the Anchor at Large for the Today show. She was co-anchor of Today from June 9, 2011 to June 28, 2012 and the program's ...more

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Age: 59

Birthplace: Guam

Profession: Newsreader, Photojournalist, Actor, TV Journalist Presenter, + more

Credits: Dateline NBC, Today, NBC Nightly News, Rock Center with Brian Williams Christmas In Rockefeller Center, + more

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Lara Spencer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Female News Presenters
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Lara Christine Von Seelen is an American television journalist. She is best known for being the co-anchor for ABC's Good Morning America. She is also a correspondent for Nightline and ABC News. Previously, she was the host of the syndicated entertainment newsmagazine The Insider from 2004 to 2011, ...more

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Age: 46

Birthplace: Garden City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Journalist, Television producer, Screenwriter, Actor Writer

Credits: Good Morning America, The Insider, Flea Market Flip

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Jill Dando is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Female News Presenters
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Jill Wendy Dando was an English journalist, television presenter, and newsreader who was 1997 BBC Personality of the Year. At the time of her death, she was the presenter of the BBC programme Crimewatch. On 26 April 1999, Dando was fatally shot outside her home in Fulham, London. A local man, Barry ...more

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Age: Died at 38 (1961-1999)

Birthplace: Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom

Profession: Journalist, Presenter

Credits: Children in Need, Breakfast News, Crimewatch, Crimewatch UK Holiday

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Fiona Bruce is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Female News Presenters
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Fiona Elizabeth Bruce is a British journalist, newsreader and television presenter. Since joining the BBC in 1989, she has gone on to present many flagship programmes for the corporation including the BBC News at Six, BBC News at Ten, Crimewatch, Call My Bluff and, most recently, Antiques Roadshow. ...more

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Age: 51

Birthplace: Singapore

Profession: Journalist, Television producer, Screenwriter, Actor Presenter

Credits: Antiques Roadshow, Call My Bluff, Breakfast News, Crimewatch Crimewatch UK, + more

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#4 on Famous People Named Fiona

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