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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?"
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: 60

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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#9 on The Best Today Show Hosts

#42 on Favorite Good Morning America Hosts

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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: 44

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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#26 on Celebrities You Would Not Want as a Stepmom

#21 on The Most Powerful People on Twitter

#30 on The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today

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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: 60

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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#30 on The Best SportsCenter Anchors of All Time

#47 on Favorite Good Morning America Hosts

#6 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: 47

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

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

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

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