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Female Celebrities Who Are 5’6"  

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This list contains examples of female celebs who are 5'6" loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Towering two inches above the average height of American women, 5'6" celebrities are having amazing careers. Some celebs on this list are 5'6" actresses while other celebs are 5'6" singers. A few of the famous female celebrities on this list are some of the biggest stars in Hollywood.

Already taller than average, Jessica Alba is also at the top of this list of female celebrities who are 5'6" tall. Alba's height has given her a fighting advantage in such action films as Fantastic Four, Machete, and Spy Kids. Several Oscar-winning actresses, including Kate Winslet, Meryl Streep, and Hilary Swank are also five feet six inches tall.

Beyoncé has no problem stepping into “Formation” to “Run the World” at 5'6". Other famous women who are 5'6" include Oprah Winfrey, Jennifer Connelly, and Michelle Pfeiffer.

From the looks of it, 5'6" may be only a little above average height for a woman, but many women who are five feet six inches have careers that have reached stratospheric heights in acting and music.

Jessica Alba is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Female Celebrities Who Are 5’6
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Age: 34

Birthplace: Pomona, California, United States of America

Profession: Model, Actor

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Beyoncé Knowles is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Female Celebrities Who Are 5’6
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Age: 37

Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States of America

Profession: Record producer, Businessperson, Songwriter, Television producer, Musician, + more

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Keira Knightley is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Female Celebrities Who Are 5’6
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Age: 33

Birthplace: Teddington, London, United Kingdom

Profession: Model, Actor, Voice acting

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Kate Hudson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Female Celebrities Who Are 5’6
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Age: 39

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Profession: Film Producer, Actor

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