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

List people range from Katie Couric to Karen Rogers. Featuring popular women in broadcast journalism and more, this list has it all. 

While this isn't a list of all female tv journalists, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female tv journalists?" and "Who are the best female tv journalists?"
Katie Couric is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female TV Journalists
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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 move she became the first solo female anchor of weekday evening news of the three big US networks. At the time she became the highest paid news anchor earning $15 million per year. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 61

Birthplace: Virginia, United States of America

Also Ranked

#82 on The Most Influential Women Of 2018

#4 on The Most Influential News Anchors of All Time

#16 on The Best Today Show Hosts

#39 on Favorite Good Morning America Hosts

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Barbara Walters is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female TV Journalists
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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 personality when she was a writer and segment producer of "women's interest stories" on the morning NBC News program The Today Show, where she began work with host Hugh Downs in 1962, once even modeling a swimsuit when an expected model did not show up. Because of her excellent interviewing ability and her popularity with the viewers, and when other women left the program, she was eventually allowed ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 88

Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Also Ranked

#91 on The Most Inspiring (Non-Hollywood) Female Role Models

#19 on The Most Influential News Anchors of All Time

#31 on The Best Today Show Hosts

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Lara Logan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female TV Journalists
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Lara Logan is a South African television and radio journalist and war correspondent. She is the chief foreign affairs correspondent for CBS News and a correspondent for CBS's 60 Minutes. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 47

Birthplace: Durban, South Africa

Also Ranked

#19 on The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today

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Lisa Ling is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female TV Journalists
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Lisa J. Ling is an American journalist and writer. She is currently the host of This is Life with Lisa Ling on CNN. She is the former host of Our America with Lisa Ling on OWN: The Oprah Winfrey Network, former co-host of ABC's The View, host of National Geographic Explorer, reporter on Channel One News, and special correspondent for The Oprah Winfrey Show and CNN. She was the host of reality television show, The Job. Ling is the older sister of journalist Laura Ling. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 44

Birthplace: Sacramento, California, United States of America

Also Ranked

#34 on The Most Trustworthy Newscasters on TV Today

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