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

List people include Fay Presto, Debbie Leifer and many more. These names of women in magic might sound familiar!

While this isn't a list of all female magicians, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female magicians?" and "Who are the best female magicians?"
Fay Presto is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Magicians
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Fay Presto is a British trans woman who is known as a magician and a member of The Inner Magic Circle. In 2001, Fay Presto played herself in ITV's Emmerdale. In 1998 she was voted ‘Party Entertainer of the Year’ by Tatler Magazine. Other television credits includes Heroes of Magic, Paul Daniel's ...more

Age: 69

Birthplace: United Kingdom

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Dorothy Dietrich is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Magicians
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Dorothy Dietrich is an American stage magician and escapologist, and the first and only woman to have performed the bullet catch in her mouth. She was also the first woman to perform a straitjacket escape while suspended hundreds of feet in the air from a burning rope. She is the first woman to gain ...more

Age: 48

Birthplace: Erie, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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The Pendragons is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Magicians
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Jonathan and Charlotte Pendragon were a husband-and-wife team of American illusionists who called their work "physical grand illusion". They are widely known thanks to numerous national and international television appearances. ...more

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Misty Lee is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female Magicians
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Misty Lee is an American professional magician. She has also worked as an improv comedian and a voice actress for several animated cartoons. ...more

Age: 42

Birthplace: Mount Clemens, Michigan, USA

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