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

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While this isn't a list of all female tv anchorpersons, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female tv anchorpersons?" and "Who are the best female tv anchorpersons?"
Oprah Winfrey is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female TV Anchorpersons
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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. ...more

Age: 63

Birthplace: Kosciusko, Mississippi, United States of America

Profession: Businessperson, Journalist, Television producer, Film Producer, Actor, + more

Credits: The Oprah Winfrey Show, The Color Purple, Beloved, Oprah: Where Are They Now?

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#32 on The Greatest Black Actresses of All Time

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#23 on Celebrities Whose Lives You Want

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Katie Couric is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female TV Anchorpersons
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Katie Couric became a household name when she co hosted the number one morning show in the US, The Today show (NBC), from 1991 to 2006. She made a highly publicized move from from NBC to CBS on September 2006 when she took over the anchor and managing editor duties at CBS Evening News. With this ...more

Age: 60

Birthplace: USA, Virginia

Profession: Journalist, Newsreader, Television producer, Film Producer, Author, + more

Credits: Dateline NBC, 60 Minutes, Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, Today

Also Ranked

#45 on Favorite Good Morning America Hosts

#9 on The Best Today Show Hosts

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Barbara Walters is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female TV Anchorpersons
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Barbara Walters is an American broadcast journalist, author and television personality. She has hosted morning television shows Today and The View, the television news magazine 20/20, co-anchored the ABC Evening News, and was a contributor to ABC News. Walters first became known as a television ...more

Age: 87

Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Profession: Talk show host, Journalist, Television producer, Screenwriter, Author, + more

Credits: 20/20, Today, ABC World News Tonight with David Muir, Barbara Walters: 20 Years at ABC

Also Ranked

#38 on The Best Today Show Hosts

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Robin Meade is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female TV Anchorpersons
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Robin Michelle Meade is the lead news anchor for HLN's morning show Morning Express with Robin Meade. Meade is a former Miss Ohio and began her broadcasting career with local stations in that state. She joined HLN in 2001. She has won a regional Emmy Award. Meade released a country music album in ...more

Age: 47

Birthplace: New London, Ohio, United States of America

Profession: Talk show host, Journalist, Newsreader, Singer

Credits: Home & Family, The CNN Quiz Show: Famous Americans Edition, Headline News, Steve Harvey

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