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List of famous female volleyball players, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female volleyball players list contains the most prominent and top females known for being volleyball players. Volleyball fans might also be interested in famous female beach volleyball players and fun facts about Olympic volleyball player April Ross. There are thousand of females working as volleyball players in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic volleyball players have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a volleyball player then the people below should give you inspiration.

This list of popular professional women volleyball players includes Gabrielle Reece, Kerri Walsh-Jennings, and more. Featuring black female volleyball players, international volleyball stars, and more, this list has it all. 

While this isn't a list of all female volleyball players, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female volleyball players?" and "Who are the best female volleyball players?"

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Gabrielle Reece is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Volleyball Players
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Gabrielle Allyse Reece is an American professional volleyball player, sports announcer, fashion model and actress. ...more

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Age: 45

Birthplace: La Jolla, San Diego, California, USA

Profession: Volleyball player, Model, Actor, Writer TV Personality, + more

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#935 on The Most Beautiful Women in the World

#5 on Famous People Named Gabrielle

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Kerri Walsh Jennings is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Volleyball Players
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Kerri Lee Walsh Jennings is an American professional beach volleyball player. Walsh Jennings and teammate Misty May-Treanor were the gold medalists in beach volleyball at the 2004, 2008, and 2012 Summer Olympics. They have been called "the greatest beach volleyball team of all time." ...more

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Age: 37

Birthplace: Santa Clara, California, United States of America

Profession: Beach Volleyball Player, Athlete

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#366 on The Best Athletes of All Time

#111 on The Best Female Athletes of All Time

#5 on Which 2016 Team USA Olympians Are You Most Proud Of?

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Francesca Piccinini is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Volleyball Players
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Francesca Piccinini is a female volleyball player who has represented Italy four times at the Summer Olympics. She was a member of the Women's National Team that won the gold medal at the 2002 World Championship in Germany. She made her debut for Italy on 1995-06-10 against the United States. She ...more

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Age: 36

Birthplace: Massa, Italy

Profession: Volleyball player

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Jaqueline Carvalho is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female Volleyball Players
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Jaqueline Maria Pereira de Carvalho Endres is a female Brazilian volleyball player, a member of Brazilian national team and Brazilian club Minas TĂȘnis Clube, a double Olympic Champion from Beijing 2008 and London 2012, a double silver medalist of the World Championship and multimedalist of the World ...more

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Age: 32

Birthplace: Recife, Brazil

Profession: Volleyball player

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#1834 on The Best Athletes of All Time

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April Ross is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Female Volleyball Players
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April Elizabeth Ross is an American professional beach volleyball player. ...more

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Age: 33

Birthplace: Costa Mesa, California, United States of America

Profession: Beach Volleyball Player

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#50 on Famous People Named April

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Destinee Hooker is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Female Volleyball Players
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Destinee Hooker is a volleyball player for the University of Texas women's volleyball team. ...more

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Age: 28

Birthplace: Frankfurt (Oder), Germany

Profession: Volleyball player, Model

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Prisilla Rivera is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Female Volleyball Players
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Prisilla Altagracia Rivera Brens is a volleyball player from the Dominican Republic. ...more

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Age: 31

Birthplace: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Profession: Volleyball player

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Dallal Merwa Achour is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Female Volleyball Players
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Dallal Merwa Achour


Dallal Merwa Achour is an Algerian volleyball player. Achour has been selected to play for the Algeria women's national volleyball team at the 2012 Summer Olympics. ...more

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Age: 21

Birthplace: Blida, Algeria

Profession: Volleyball player

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