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

List people include Sarah Palin, Ruth Marcus and many additional people as well. Featuring political commentators and more, this list has it all. 

While this isn't a list of all female commentators, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female commentators?" and "Who are the best female commentators?"
Sarah Palin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Commentators
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Sarah Louise Palin is an American politician, commentator, and author who served as the ninth Governor of Alaska, from 2006 to her resignation in 2009. As the Republican Party nominee for Vice President in the 2008 Presidential election, alongside Arizona Senator John McCain, she was the first Alaskan on the national ticket of a major political party, and the first Republican woman nominated for the Vice Presidency. Her book Going Rogue has sold more than two million copies. Since January 2010, she has provided political commentary for Fox News, and starred in a reality television show, Sarah Palin's Alaska. She was elected to the Wasilla City Council in 1992, and became Mayor of Wasilla in ...more

Age: 54

Birthplace: Sandpoint, Idaho, United States of America

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Ann Coulter is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Commentators
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Ann Hart Coulter is an American conservative social and political commentator, writer, syndicated columnist, and lawyer. She frequently appears on television, radio, and as a speaker at public and private events. Coulter rose to prominence in the 1990s as an outspoken critic of the Clinton administration. Her first book concerned the Bill Clinton impeachment, and sprang from her experience writing legal briefs for Paula Jones's attorneys, as well as columns she wrote about the cases. Coulter has described herself as a polemicist who likes to "stir up the pot", and does not "pretend to be impartial or balanced, as broadcasters do", drawing criticism from the left, and sometimes from the ...more

Age: 56

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

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Arianna Huffington is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Commentators
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Arianna Huffington is a Greek-American author and syndicated columnist. She is the co-founder and editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post. She was a popular conservative commentator in the mid-1990s, after which, in the 1990s, she became a liberal. She is the former spouse of former Republican congressman Michael Huffington. In 2003, she ran as an independent candidate for Governor in the California recall election. In 2009, Huffington was named as number 12 in Forbes '​ first-ever list of the Most Influential Women In Media. She has also moved up to number 42 in The Guardian '​s Top 100 in Media List. As of 2014, she is listed as the 52nd most powerful woman in the world by Forbes. In 2011, ...more

Age: 67

Birthplace: Athens, Greece

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Rachel Maddow is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female Commentators
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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 news program in the United States. She holds a doctorate in politics from Oxford University. Asked about her political views by the Valley Advocate, Maddow replied, "I'm undoubtedly a liberal, which means that I'm in almost total agreement with the Eisenhower-era Republican party platform." ...more

Age: 45

Birthplace: Castro Valley, California, United States of America

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