Who are some famous or influential lesbians?

The only ones I know are Ellen, Lindsay Lohan's girlfriend, Beth Ditto and Tegan and Sara. Thanks for your help :)

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    Rosie O'Donnell

    Melissa Etheridge

    Cynthia Nixon

    Sarah Gilbert

    Agnes Moorehead

    Virginia Woolf

    Emily Dickenson

    Bessie Smith

    Greta Garbo

    Leslie Gore

    Angela Davis

    Lilly Tomlin

    Tracy Chapman

    Just to name a few...

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Jane Addams is a Nobel Peace Prize winner and founder of Hull House.

    Christina Aguilera says she loves kissing women.

    Tammy Baldwin from Wisconsin, is the first out lesbian Congresswoman.

    Drew Barrymore recently said, "Do I like women sexually? Yeah, I do."

    Jennifer Beals plays Bette Porter on The L Word.

    Alison Bechdel is the author of Dykes to Watch Out For comic strip.

    Colonel Margarethe Cammermeyer is the highest ranking military official to come out while in the service.

    Catie Curtis is a singer/songwriter who has been out her whole career.

    Kate Clinton is a lesbian comedian and actress who makes me laugh.

    Tee Corinne was an artist who was famous for her **** Coloring Book.

    Ellen DeGeneres came out shortly after the character she played on TV did in 1996. She now stars in her own daily talk show.

    Portia de Rossi stars in Fox TV's Arrested Development and is dating Ellen DeGeneres.

    Marlene Dietrich: This 1920s film star, famous for cross-dressing, had an affair with writer Mercedes deAcosta.

    Ani DiFranco: This bisexual rocker is one of the most successful artists on an indepedent label.

    Danielle Egnew is a lesbian musician, writer, actress and psychic.

    Melissa Etheridge: Grammy winner Melissa came out at the 1993 Presidential Inauguration.

    Melissa Ferrick is an out lesbian rocker.

    Nelly Furtado came out as bisexual and wants her own gay pride parade.

    Janina Gavankar plays Papi on The L Word.

    Gina Gershon: She has played a lesbian plenty of times in her film and television roles. But, is Gina Gershon a lesbian?

    Sara Gilbert played Darlene on Rosanne from 1988 to 1997.

    Source(s): lesbianlifeabout.com
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    Lv 5
    1 decade ago

    I have to say that I think Rachel Maddow is a very influential lesbian. She's the host of "The Rachel Maddow Show" on MSNBC. She consistently presents intelligent ideas with a smile on her face. And...she's pretty sexy too, so that helps! ;)

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Melissa Etheridge, kd Lang, Portia de Rossi, Cynthia Nixon, Rosie O'Donnell.........

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  • missal
    Lv 4
    3 years ago

    a prominent women i wld desire to spend the evening with wld b beyonce yet shes no longer a lesbian yet as of a prominent lesbian there isnt ne i fancy or wld desire to spend the evening with so my awnser is beyonce ive only have been given hit upon a thank you to tutor her gay :) : ) : )

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  • 1 decade ago

    google is your friend, honey

    (but feel free to ask if your gaydar seems to get confused)

    http://lesbianlife.about.com/od/famouslesbians/Fam...

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_gay,_lesbian_...

    **

    jennifer beals is absolurtely not, sry girls

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  • 1 decade ago

    YOU LOL

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