Feminism

The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time 

Ranker Comedy
Updated October 13, 2018 673 votes 150 voters 3.9k views 27 items

List Rules Vote up the funniest stand-up comedians and comic actors who are hardcore feminists.

This list contains information about the best feminist comedians, loosely ranked by user votes. The best feminist comedians come in many forms. Some famous feminist comedians are political in their stand-up acts while other feminist comedians criticize male privilege. A few hilarious feminist comedians have gone on to become some of the most successful stand-ups in the world.

Who will you find on this top feminist comedians list? Lily Tomlin has to be at the top. As a feminist for most of her life, Tomlin always pushes forward a feminist agenda with humor and strength. In the 1970s, she famously zinged Johnny Carson after he asked her about her lack of children by saying, “Well, I like children, but I don’t want to bear children. By the way, who has custody of yours? Sarah Silverman is another fearless feminist comedian.

Roseanne Barr redefined the meaning of the term “housewife” when she emerged on the stand-up scene in the 1980s. Other hilarious comics featured on this best feminist comedians list include Kathy Griffin, Wanda Sykes, and Chelsea Handler.

Which feminist comedian do you think is the funniest? Give the best stand-ups a thumbs up and get in on the conversation in the comments section.

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Joan Rivers is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
Dec. at 81 (1933-2014) from New York City, New York, United States of America
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Lily Tomlin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
Age 79 from Detroit, Michigan, United States of America
3
Ellen DeGeneres is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
Age 61 from Metairie, Louisiana, United States of America
4
Wanda Sykes is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
Age 54 from Portsmouth, Virginia, United States of America
5
Sarah Silverman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
Age 48 from Manchester, New Hampshire, United States of America
6
Margaret Cho is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
Age 50 from USA, California, San Francisco
7
Iliza Shlesinger is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
Age 35 from Dallas, Texas, United States of America
8
Ali Wong is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
Age 36 from California, United States of America
9
Jenny Slate is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
Age 36 from Milton, Massachusetts, United States of America
10
Chelsea Handler is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
Age 43 from Livingston, New Jersey, United States of America
11
Nicole Byer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
12
Kathy Griffin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
Age 58 from USA, Chicago, Illinois
13
Sasheer Zamata is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
Age 32 from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States of America
14
Amy Schumer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
Age 37 from Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America
15
Cameron Esposito is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
Cameron Esposito
16
Jen Kirkman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
Age 44 from Needham, Massachusetts, United States of America
17
Michelle Wolf is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
18
Rachel Feinstein is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
19
Emily Heller is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
Emily Heller
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Jena Friedman is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
Jena Friedman
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Aparna Nancherla is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
22
Megan Neuringer is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
Megan Neuringer
23
Bridget Everett is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
Bridget Everett Age 47 from USA, Kansas, Manhattan
24
Rhea Butcher is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
25
Roseanne Barr is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Funniest Feminist Comedians of All Time
Age 66 from Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America