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

People here include everyone from Antonia Ax:son Johnson to Camille Winbush.

While this isn't a list of all female businesspersons, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female businesspersons?" and "Who are the best female businesspersons?"
Kim Kardashian is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Businesspersons
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Kimberly "Kim" Kardashian West is an American television and social media personality, socialite, and model. Born and raised in Los Angeles, California, Kardashian first gained media attention through her friendship with Paris Hilton, but she received wider notice after a 2003 sex tape with her former boyfriend Ray J was leaked in 2007. Later that year, she and her family began to appear in the reality television series Keeping Up with the Kardashians. Its success has led to the creation of spin-offs including Kourtney and Kim Take New York and Kourtney and Kim Take Miami. In 2010, Kardashian was reported to be the highest-paid reality television personality, with estimated earnings of $6 ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 37

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

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Paris Hilton is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Businesspersons
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Paris Whitney Hilton is an American socialite, television personality, model, actress and singer. She is the great-granddaughter of Conrad Hilton, the founder of Hilton Hotels. Born in New York City and raised there and in Beverly Hills, California, Hilton began her modeling career as a teenager when she signed with Donald Trump's agency, T Management. Her lifestyle and rumored short-lived relationships with Leonardo DiCaprio and Oscar De La Hoya made her a feature of entertainment news, and Hilton was called "New York's leading It Girl" in 2001. In 2003, a sex tape with Hilton and then-boyfriend Rick Salomon 1 Night in Paris was made public. Later that year she starred with Nicole Richie in ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 37

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

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Selena Gomez is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Businesspersons
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Selena Marie Gomez is an American actress and singer. Born and raised in Grand Prairie, Texas, she was first featured on the children's series Barney & Friends in the early 2000s. In 2007, Gomez came to prominence after being cast in the Disney Channel television series Wizards of Waverly Place. She portrayed the starring character Alex Russo until its conclusion in 2012. She formed her band Selena Gomez & the Scene after signing a recording contract with Hollywood Records in 2008; they released the studio albums Kiss & Tell, A Year Without Rain, and When the Sun Goes Down before beginning a hiatus in 2012. Gomez entered the film industry with star billings in feature films including Ramona ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 25

Birthplace: Grand Prairie, Texas, United States of America

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Oprah Winfrey is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female Businesspersons
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Oprah Gail Winfrey is an American media proprietor, talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist. Winfrey is best known for her multi-award-winning talk show The Oprah Winfrey Show, which was the highest-rated program of its kind in history and was nationally syndicated from 1986 to 2011. Dubbed the "Queen of All Media", she has been ranked the richest African-American of the 20th century, the greatest black philanthropist in American history, and is currently North America's only black billionaire. She is also, according to some assessments, the most influential woman in the world. In 2013, she was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Barack Obama and honorary ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 64

Birthplace: Kosciusko, Mississippi, United States of America

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