Lovely

by do-bye | created - 03 Apr 2012 | updated - 4 months ago | Public

another list dedicated to the females!!!

1. Whitney Houston

Soundtrack | The Bodyguard

Whitney Elizabeth Houston was born into a musical family on 9 August 1963, in Newark, New Jersey, the daughter of gospel star Cissy Houston, cousin of singing star Dionne Warwick and goddaughter of soul legend Aretha Franklin.

She began singing in the choir at her church, The New Hope Baptist ...

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2. Carrie Fisher

Actress | Star Wars

Carrie Frances Fisher was born on October 21, 1956 in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, to singers/actors Eddie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds. She was an actress and writer known for Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977), Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980) and Star Wars: ...

3. Cindy Crawford

Actress | Fair Game

Cindy Crawford was born on February 20, 1966 in DeKalb, Illinois, USA as Cynthia Ann Crawford. She is an actress, known for Fair Game (1995), 54 (1998) and Cougar Town (2009). She has been married to Rande Gerber since May 29, 1998. They have two children. She was previously married to Richard Gere.

4. Joan Collins

Actress | Dynasty

Joan Collins was born on May 23, 1933 in Paddington, London, England as Joan Henrietta Collins. She is an actress and producer, known for Dynasty (1981), Empire of the Ants (1977) and Land of the Pharaohs (1955). She has been married to Percy Gibson since February 17, 2002. She was previously ...

5. Pam Grier

Actress | Jackie Brown

Pam Grier was born in Winston-Salem, NC, one of four children of Gwendolyn Sylvia (Samuels), a nurse, and Clarence Ransom Grier Jr., an Air Force mechanic. Pam has been a major African-American star from the early 1970s. Her career started in 1971, when Roger Corman of New World Pictures launched ...

6. Reese Witherspoon

Actress | Wild

Laura Jeanne Reese Witherspoon was born on March 22, 1976 at Southern Baptist Hospital (now Memorial Medical Center) in New Orleans, Louisiana. She is the second child of Mary Elizabeth "Betty" (Reese) and Dr. John Draper Witherspoon, Sr. Her father was a military surgeon specializing in ear, nose ...

7. Laila Ali

Actress | Falcon Rising

Laila Ali was born on December 30, 1977 in Miami Beach, Florida, USA as Laila Amaria Ali. She is an actress, known for Falcon Rising (2014), All You've Got (2006) and One on One (2001). She has been married to Curtis Conway since July 22, 2007. They have two children. She was previously married to ...

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8. Melyssa Ford

Actress | Think Like a Man

Melyssa Ford was born on November 7, 1976 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as Melyssa Savannah Ford. She is an actress, known for Think Like a Man (2012), Entourage (2004) and Three Can Play That Game (2007).

9. Diane Lane

Actress | Unfaithful

Diane Lane was born on January 22, 1965, in New York. She is the daughter of acting coach Burton Eugene "Burt" Lane and nightclub singer/centerfold Colleen Farrington. Her parents' families were both from the state of Georgia. Diane was acting from a very young age and made her stage debut at the ...

10. Melissa De Sousa

Actress | Miss Congeniality

Melissa De Sousa was born on September 25, 1967 in New York City, New York, USA. She is an actress, known for Miss Congeniality (2000), The Best Man Holiday (2013) and The $treet (2000).

11. Robinne Lee

Actress | Hitch

Robinne Lee was born on July 16, 1974 in Mount Vernon, New York, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Hitch (2005), Fifty Shades Darker (2017) and National Security (2003).

12. Jaclyn Smith

Actress | The Adventurers

Jaclyn Smith was born Jaclyn Ellen Smith on October 26, 1945 in Houston, Texas. She graduated from high school and originally aspired to be a famous ballerina. In 1973, she landed a job as a Breck shampoo model. In 1976, she was offered a chance to star in a new pilot for a planned television ...

13. Dorothy Dandridge

Actress | Carmen Jones

Dorothy Jean Dandridge was born on November 9, 1922 in Cleveland, Ohio, to Ruby Dandridge (née Ruby Jean Butler), an entertainer, and Cyril H. Dandridge, a cabinet maker and minister. Under the prodding of her mother, Dorothy and her sister Vivian Dandridge began performing publicly, usually in ...

14. Essence Atkins

Actress | A Haunted House

Essence Atkins was born on February 7, 1972 in New York City, New York, USA as Essence Uhura Atkins. She is an actress and producer, known for A Haunted House (2013), How High (2001) and Are We There Yet? (2010). She was previously married to Jaime Mendez.

15. Ali Landry

Actress | Repli-Kate

Ali Landry broke onto the scene and gained instant fame as "the Doritos Girl", when she was featured in a commercial for Frito Lay during the 1998 Super Bowl telecast. The next day, the NY Post hailed in a cover story "A star was born during Superbowl XXXII". Later that year, she was named one of ...

16. Kim Fields

Actress | The Facts of Life

Kim Fields was born on May 12, 1969 in New York City, New York, USA as Kim Victoria Fields. She is an actress and director, known for The Facts of Life (1979), Living Single (1993) and What to Expect When You're Expecting (2012). She has been married to Christopher Morgan since July 23, 2007. They ...

17. Vesta Williams

Soundtrack | Mississippi Burning

Vesta Williams was born on December 1, 1957 in Coshocton, Ohio, USA as Mary Vesta Williams. She was an actress, known for Mississippi Burning (1988), Posse (1993) and Soul Man (1986). She was married to Herman White. She died on September 22, 2011 in El Segundo, California, USA.

18. BernNadette Stanis

Actress | Good Times

BernNadette Stanis is best known as Thelma from Good Times (1974), but there's much more to her than that. In the 1970s she was the personification of black beauty. As sophisticated and graceful as she was, she still became TV's first black sex symbol or "It" girl. Thelma/BernNadette and the Evans ...

19. Sheena Easton

Actress | All Dogs Go to Heaven 2

Sheena Easton started off as a worldwide sensation in the music industry. Since then she has expanded to movies (All Dogs Go to Heaven 2 (1996), Indecent Proposal (1993)), Broadway ("Man of La Mancha") and TV (Body Bag (1997), Highlander (1992), Gargoyles (1994), Jack's Place (1992), The Adventures...

20. Jody Watley

Actress | Mystery Men

She's an innovative music maker, a style-forging pioneer: since the mid-90s, Grammy-winning multi-talented Jody Watley has led the way as an entrepreneur working in the independent music world as one of the few already-established female best-selling artists to produce, create and own her ...

21. A.J. Johnson

Actress | House Party

A.J. Johnson was born on September 3, 1963 in Orange, New Jersey, USA. She is known for her work on House Party (1990), Baby Boy (2001) and Dying Young (1991).

22. Kathleen Bradley

Actress | Friday

Kathleen Bradley was born on January 10, 1951 in Girard, Ohio, USA. She is an actress, known for Friday (1995), Grey's Anatomy (2005) and Troop Beverly Hills (1989). She has been married to Terrence Redd since September 15, 1988. They have one child. She was previously married to Bill Overton.

23. Rebecca Romijn

Actress | X-Men

Rebecca Alie Romijn was born on November 6, 1972 in Berkeley, California. Her father was Dutch-born and worked as a custom-furniture maker. Her mother was American-born, with Dutch and English ancestry, and was a teacher of English. Rebecca attended Berkeley High School where her nickname was the "...

24. Chanté Moore

Actress | The Fan

Chanté Moore was born on February 17, 1967 in San Francisco, California, USA as Chanté Torrane Moore. She was previously married to Kenny Lattimore and Kadeem Hardison.

25. Brandy Norwood

Actress | I Still Know What You Did Last Summer

Brandy Norwood was born on February 11, 1979 in McComb, Mississippi, USA as Brandy Rayana Norwood. She is known for her work on I Still Know What You Did Last Summer (1998), Moesha (1996) and Osmosis Jones (2001).

26. Monica

Actress | Love Song

Monica Arnold was born October 24, 1980, in Oak Park, Georgia, to Marilyn Best, a church singer and airline customer service representative, and M.C. "Billy" Arnold, Jr., a mechanic. At the age of four, she began singing in her local church choir. After entering many talent shows, Monica was ...

27. Regina Hall

Actress | Scary Movie

Regina Hall was born December 12, 1970 in Washington, D.C., to Ruby, a teacher, and Odie Hall, a contractor. She graduated from Fordham University in 1992, and went on to earn a master's degree in journalism from New York University before shifting to an acting career. In 1997 at age 26, she began ...

28. Claudia Jordan

Actress | Middle Men

Claudia's parents met when her father was in the Air Force, stationed at Brindisi, Italy where he met her mother, an Italian native. She was born and raised in Providence, Rhode Island where as an East Providence High School student, she was selected for the All State Track and Field team. She ...

29. Tracey E. Edmonds

Producer | Good Luck Chuck

Tracey Edmonds, a dynamic, multi-dimensional entertainment industry veteran, with a proven track record of success across multiple platforms, has established herself as an award-winning producer, savvy business mogul, and TV personality. She has created and produced groundbreaking projects for ...

30. Tracy Scoggins

Actress | Crusade

Tracy Dawn Scoggins was born and raised in Dickinson, Texas. At age 16, she enrolled in Southwest Texas State, where she studied speech communications and physical education. After leaving college, she was hired by the Elite Modeling Agency and sent to New York City. After one year, she continued ...

31. Patti LaBelle

Actress | Idlewild

Patti LaBelle, born Patricia Louise Holt-Edwards, is an American singer, author, and actress. Patti began her career in the early 1960s as lead singer of the band Patti LaBelle and the Bluebelles. A decade later the group changed their name to Labelle and recorded the hit song "Lady Marmalade". ...

32. Jazsmin Lewis

Actress | Barbershop

Jazsmin Lewis was born on March 22, 1976 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Barbershop (2002), Traci Townsend (2007) and How to Be a Player (1997).

33. Jennifer Esposito

Actress | The Affair

Jennifer Esposito was born on April 19, 1973 in Brooklyn, New York, to Phyllis, an interior decorator, and Robert Esposito, a computer consultant and music producer.

Esposito launched her career with an appearance on Law & Order (1990) in 1996. She went on to play the character of "Stacey ...

34. Shari Headley

Actress | The Haves and the Have Nots

Shari Headley was born on July 15, 1964 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA. She is an actress, known for The Haves and the Have Nots (2013), Switched at Birth (2011) and Coming to America (1988). She was previously married to Christopher Martin.

35. Marjean Holden

Actress | Mortal Kombat: Annihilation

Actress, stunt woman, dancer and martial artist Marjean Holden was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota and raised in Vail, Colorado. She started acting from the age of 9, well being from the family of entertainers, she already knew her profession. As a youngster, she showed multiple skills in her school...

36. Cheryl Ladd

Actress | Millennium

Cheryl Ladd was born on July 12, 1951 in Huron, South Dakota, USA as Cheryl Jean Stoppelmoor. She is an actress, known for Millennium (1989), Poison Ivy (1992) and Charlie's Angels (1976). She has been married to Brian Russell since January 3, 1981. She was previously married to David Ladd.

37. Lonette McKee

Actress | Honey

Lonette McKee's career began in the music industry in hometown Detroit, Michigan as a child prodigy, where she began playing keyboards composing music and lyrics, singing and performing professionally at a young age. At fourteen she recorded her first record, "Stop Don't Worry 'Bout It" which ...

38. Faith Evans

Soundtrack | Luke Cage

Faith Evans was born on June 10, 1973 in Lakeland, Florida, USA as Faith Renee Evans. She has been married to Todd Russaw since November 11, 1997. They have two children. She was previously married to The Notorious B.I.G..

39. Gloria Reuben

Actress | Timecop

Gloria Elizabeth Reuben is a Canadian born actress and singer who has amassed impressive credentials in television, film, theater, and music.

Reuben was born in Toronto, Ontario and started classical piano lessons at the age of five. It was the beginning of a lifelong love of music.

Gloria's career ...

40. Diahann Carroll

Actress | Claudine

One of television's premier African-American series stars, elegant actress, singer and recording artist Diahann Carroll was born Carol Diann (or Diahann) Johnson on July 17, 1935, in the Bronx, New York. The first child of John Johnson, a subway conductor, and Mabel Faulk Johnson, music was an ...

41. Paulette Braxton

Actress | A Night at the Roxbury

Paulette Braxton was born on January 31, 1965 in Houston, Texas, USA. She is an actress, known for A Night at the Roxbury (1998), Homeboys in Outer Space (1996) and Lockdown (2000).

42. Liris Crosse

Actress | The Key of Awesome

Liris Crosse was born in Randallstown, Maryland, USA. She is known for her work on The Key of Awesome (2009), Baby Boy (2001) and The Best Man (1999).

43. Ashley Graham

Actress | Love Advent

Ashley Graham was born on October 30, 1987 in Lincoln, Nebraska, USA as Ashley Ann Graham. She is an actress, known for Love Advent (2011), DNCE: Toothbrush (2016) and So Cosmo (2017). She has been married to Justin Ervin since 2010.

44. Denise Bidot

Make_up_department | Gothic Vampires from Hell

Denise Bidot was born on June 13, 1986 in Miami, Florida, USA. She is known for her work on Gothic Vampires from Hell (2007), Curvy Girls (2011) and A Perfect 14 (2017).

45. Anansa Sims

Self | America's Next Top Model

Anansa Sims was born on December 27, 1978 in New York City, New York, USA. She has been married to David Patterson since July 10, 2010. They have three children.

46. Iskra Lawrence

Actress | Misfits

British actress and model Iskra Lawrence was born in Worcestershire, England to a Northern Irish mother and an English father. She was educated at Bromsgrove School and was accepted into The National Youth Theatre at age 15. She also successfully auditioned and was accepted to train at the ITV/BBC ...