Comedians American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA  

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American comedians are some of the top rated stand up comedians in the world. These are the greatest stand up comedians this country has produced, including people who made their names as stand up comics and then went on to have great careers in other areas of entertainment and media.

You could say that one's environment does a lot to shape a famous comedian. Usually stand up comics are a product of their environment and experiences and in this case, that has a lot to do with their country. Comedians from the U.S.  are usually more accustomed to diversity and also tend to be more sensitive and politically correct than comedians from other countries. Which comedians, male or female, on this list are the most quintessentially American? Since everyone's humor is different, especially in such a diverse nation, there's bound to be some disagreement. From southern/country comedians like Jeff Foxworthy to New Yorkers like Jerry Seinfeld, this list ranks the best of the best.

Vote for your favorite American comedians and leave a comment with your thoughts. 

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Orny Adams is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 47

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Ahmed Ahmed is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 45

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Max Alexander is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA

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Dan Allen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 45

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Fred Allen is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
Dec. at 62 (1894-1956)

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Steve Allen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
Dec. at 79 (1921-2000)

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Tim Allen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 64

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Woody Allen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 82

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Rabbi Bob Alper is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
Rabbi Bob Alper

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Jeff Altman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 66

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Louie Anderson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA

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Aziz Ansari is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 35

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ANT is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA

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Craig Anton is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 57

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Dave Attell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 53

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Rick Aviles is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
Dec. at 43 (1952-1995)

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Maria Bamford is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 47

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Arj Barker is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 43

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Roseanne Barr is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 65

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Chuck Barris is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 88

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Todd Barry is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 54

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Richard Belzer is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA

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Jack Benny is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
Died at 80 (1894-1974)

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Milton Berle is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
Died at 94 (1908-2002)

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Sandra Bernhard is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA

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Michelle Biloon is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA

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Mike Birbiglia is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA

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Joey Bishop is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
Dec. at 89 (1918-2007)

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Lewis Black is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 69

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Chris Bliss is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
Chris Bliss

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Josh Blue is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 39

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Elayne Boosler is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA

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Kevin Brennan is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 58

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David Brenner is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
Dec. at 78 (1936-2014)

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Jim Breuer is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 50

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Lenny Bruce is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
Dec. at 41 (1925-1966)

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Andy Bumatai is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA

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Fred Burns is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
Fred Burns

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George Burns is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
Dec. at 100 (1896-1996)

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Bill Burr is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 49

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Brett Butler is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 60

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Red Buttons is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
Died at 87 (1919-2006)

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Louis C.K. is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 50

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Frank Caliendo is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA

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Godfrey Cambridge is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
Dec. at 43 (1933-1976)

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Mario Cantone is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 58

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John Caparulo is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 42

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John Caponera is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 59

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Scott Capurro is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 55

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Steve Carell is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list American Stand-Up Comedians: The Best Comics In the USA
age 55