American Female Wrestlers

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 1 Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey
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Famous As: First American Female to Earn an Olympic Medal in Judo
Birthdate: February 1, 1987
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Riverside, California, United States

A professional WWE wrestler, Ronda Rousey was the first UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion and also the first woman to be inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame. Earlier, she became the first US woman to win an Olympic medal in judo. Amongst the greatest female MMA fighter, Ronda has also appeared in films like The Expendables 3 and Furious 7.

 2 Sasha Banks

Sasha Banks
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Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: January 26, 1992
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Fairfield, California, United States

One of the most popular female WWE wrestlers of the current generation, Sasha Banks was named the top black wrestler in a list titled BW 500 in 2020. A celebrated wrestler, she was involved in the first Iron Woman match, first women's WWE pay-per-view event, and first women's Hell in a Cell match.

 3 Alexa Bliss

Alexa Bliss
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Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: August 9, 1991
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio, United States
WWE wrestler Alexa Bliss began her career with the Arnold Classic professional bodybuilding event. She later became the first woman to earn the SmackDown Women's Championship title twice. She is also the first woman to win both the Raw and SmackDown Women's titles and the second Women's Triple Crown Champion.

 4 Charlotte Flair

Charlotte Flair
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Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: April 5, 1986
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Charlotte Flair, daughter of wrestler Ric Flair, is also known as “Nature Girl.” Apart from winning the 2014 NXT Women's Championship, she has also won the Raw Women's Championship four times and the SmackDown Women's Championship five times. She was also the first lady to headline a WWE pay-per-view event.

 5 Stephanie McMahon

Stephanie McMahon
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Famous As: Chief brand officer of WWE
Birthdate: September 24, 1976
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Hartford, Connecticut, United States

Stephanie McMahon is an American businesswoman. As the chief brand officer of WWE, McMahon contributes immensely to the development of the entertainment company. Also a popular wrestling personality, she often appears on WWE's SmackDown and Raw brands. She is considered one of the most powerful women in wrestling business around the world.

 6 AJ Lee

AJ Lee
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Famous As: Professional Wrestler, Writer
Birthdate: March 19, 1987
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Union City, New Jersey, United States
April Jeanette Mendez, better known by her ring name AJ Lee, is best known for her stint with WWE. She is a three-time Divas champion and won the Slammy Award for Diva of the Year twice. She has also written a bestselling memoir and is also quite popular on Instagram.

 7 Bayley

Bayley
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Famous As: Professional wrestler
Birthdate: June 15, 1989
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Newark, California, United States

Bayley is an American professional wrestler. Currently, she is one of the most important female members of WWE. She has won several WWE championship titles, such as Raw Women's Championship and SmackDown Women's Championship. Renowned for her tag team partnership with Sasha Banks, Bayley has also won the WWE Women's Tag Team Championship along with Banks.

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 8 Paige VanZant

Paige VanZant
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Famous As: Mixed Martial Artist
Birthdate: March 26, 1994
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Dundee, Oregon, United States

Paige VanZant is an American mixed martial artist, model, and author. Although she spent over 13 years exploring dance forms like hip hop, ballet, and jazz in a dance studio owned by her parents, VanZant took up martial arts during her teenage years and went on to compete in Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). A multi-talented personality, VanZant also loves hunting.

 9 Amy Dumas (Lita)

Amy Dumas (Lita)
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Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: April 14, 1975
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Fort Lauderdale

 Amy Dumas (Lita) is an animal welfare activist, singer, and retired professional wrestler. Beginning her career as a wrestler, she was a full-time wrestler with WWE for a few years. After her retirement, she embarked on her second career as a singer and founded the punk rock band, The Luchagors. She is a dedicated animal lover as well.

 10 Brie Bella

Brie Bella
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Famous As: Professional wrestler, TV personality
Birthdate: November 21, 1983
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States

Brie Bella is an American entrepreneur, TV personality, and retired professional wrestler. One half of the popular wrestling duo The Bella Twins, Brie Bella often appeared in WWE alongside her twin sister, Nikki Bella. Brie Bella became one of the main wrestlers who helped develop the Women's Revolution movement in WWE.

 11 Sable

Sable
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Famous As: Model
Birthdate: August 8, 1967
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Jacksonville, Florida, United States

 12 Carmella

Carmella
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Famous As: Professional wrestler
Birthdate: October 23, 1987
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Spencer, Massachusetts, United States
WWE wrestler Leah Van Dale, better known by her ring name, “Carmella,” competes for the SmackDown brand. She became the first female to successfully convert her WWE Money in the Bank opportunity. She was initially a cheerleader and a model, and has appeared in magazines such as Maxim and Esquire.

 13 Miss Elizabeth

Miss Elizabeth
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Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: November 19, 1960
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Frankfort, Kentucky, United States
Died: May 1, 2003

 14 Nia Jax

Nia Jax
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Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: May 29, 1984
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

Nia Jax is a professional wrestler signed to World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). A former WWE Raw Women's Champion, Nia Jax has been an important member of WWE's women's division since 2018. Nicknamed The Irresistible Force because of her speed and size, Jax has often been criticized for causing unintentional injuries to her colleagues while performing risky moves on the ring.

 15 Natalya Neidhart

Natalya Neidhart
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Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: May 27, 1982
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Calgary, Canada

Natalya Neidhart is a Canadian-American wrestler and columnist. She is best known for her appearances in WWE, where she is one of the most important members of the women's division. She is the first female wrestler to hold both the SmackDown Women's Championship and the Divas Championship in the history of WWE.

 16 Mickie James

Mickie James
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Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: August 31, 1979
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia, United States
Wrestler Mickie James, who is associated with WWE’s Raw brand, was initially known in the wrestling circuit as Alexis Laree. She has worked for NWA: TNA and was part of the stable The Gathering. The five-time WWE Women's Champion has also released several hit country tracks, such as Shooting Blanks.

 17 Stacy Keibler

Stacy Keibler
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Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: October 14, 1979
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Rosedale, Maryland, United States

Actress, dancer, and model, Stacy Keibler, has appeared in many TV shows including What About Brian. Prior to becoming an actress, she was a professional wrestler known for her work with World Championship Wrestling (WCW) and World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). She has appeared in eleven WWE video games. She is popular for her beauty and is considered a sex symbol.

 18 Mandy Rose

Mandy Rose
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Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: July 18, 1990
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Westchester County, New York, United States

 19 Trinity Fatu

Trinity Fatu
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Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: November 30, 1987
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sanford, Florida, United States

Trinity Fatu is an American wrestler and dancer. She is currently one of the most popular female wrestlers signed to World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). A two-time WWE SmackDown Women's Champion, Trinity Fatu was ranked seventh in the PWI Female 50 list in 2015. Before starting her career as a wrestler, Fatu was a background dancer for popular rapper Flo Rida. 

 20 Maria Menounos

Maria Menounos
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 8, 1978
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Medford, Massachusetts, USA

Maria Menounos began her career with a win at the Miss Massachussetts Teen USA pageant. At 22, she became the youngest person to co-host Entertainment Tonight. Currently the CEO of AfterBuzz TV, she has also been a professional wrestler and has penned several self-help books. She also supports many charitable initiatives.

 21 Zelina Vega

Zelina Vega
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Famous As: Professional wrestler
Birthdate: December 27, 1990
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York City, U.S.

 22 Eva Marie

Eva Marie
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Famous As: Actress and Professional Wrestler In WWE (2013–2017 and 2021)
Birthdate: September 19, 1984
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Walnut Creek, California, United States

Eva Marie is an American actress, professional wrestler, model, and fashion designer. She achieved popularity after appearing in WWE and the popular reality TV series, Total Divas. In 2015, she launched her own line of hair extensions and followed it up by launching a fashion line called NEM Fashion the next year. Eva Marie has also won several fashion competitions.

 23 Nikki Bella

Nikki Bella
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Famous As: Retired Professional Wrestler Best Known for Her Appearances on WWE's 'Smackdown' brand
Birthdate: November 21, 1983
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States

Retired professional wrestler, Nikki Bella, is a two time WWE Divas Champion whose second win lasted for a record time. Earlier, along with her twin sister, she formed a popular tag team and entered the WWE. The sisters have also appeared in reality television show Total Divas and Total Bellas, launched their own YouTube channel, Podcast and ventured into business.

 24 Shayna Baszler

Shayna Baszler
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Famous As: Professional wrestler
Birthdate: August 8, 1980
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States

Shayna Baszler is an American WWE wrestler and former WWE women's tag team champion. Before signing with WWE, Baszler was a mixed martial artist. She served as an important spokesperson in a movement, which was initiated to create an athletic commission for combat sports in South Dakota. A multi-talented personality, Shayna Baszler is also a certified Emergency Medical Technician.

 25 Liv Morgan

Liv Morgan
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Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: June 8, 1994
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Paramus, New Jersey, United States

 26 Sonya Deville

Sonya Deville
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Famous As: Mixed martial artist, Professional wrestler
Birthdate: September 24, 1993
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Shamong, New Jersey, United States

 27 Ashley Massaro

Ashley Massaro
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Famous As: Professional wrestler, Model, Playboy Playmate, Beauty pageant contestant
Birthdate: May 26, 1979
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Babylon

 28 Torrie Wilson

Torrie Wilson
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Famous As: Professional wrestler
Birthdate: July 24, 1975
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Boise, Idaho, United States

 29 Michelle McCool

Michelle McCool
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Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: January 25, 1980
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Palatka, Florida, United States

 30 Dana Brooke

Dana Brooke
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Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: November 29, 1988
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Seven Hills, Ohio, United States

Gifted with a chiseled body, Ashley Mae Sebera, better known as Dana Brooke, was initially a diver and a gymnast but switched to bodybuilding and fitness championships after repeated injuries. She later gained fame as a WWE wrestler. Equipped with a fashion degree, she also launched a boutique.

 31 Bianca Belair

Bianca Belair
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Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: April 9, 1989
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Knoxville, Tennessee, United States

 32 Brandi Rhodes

Brandi Rhodes
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Famous As: Professional wrestler
Birthdate: June 23, 1983
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, USA

 33 Summer Rae

Summer Rae
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Famous As: Professional Wrestler Known for Her Time in WWE
Birthdate: November 28, 1983
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Manhasset, New York, United States

 34 Eve Torres

Eve Torres
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Famous As: Female wrestler, bikini model, and dancer.
Birthdate: August 21, 1984
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Denver, Colorado, United States

 35 Brooke Hogan

Brooke Hogan
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Famous As: Reality TV Star
Birthdate: May 5, 1988
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tampa, Florida, United States

Brooke Hogan is an American singer-songwriter, actress, reality television star, media personality, and model. The daughter of world-renowned wrestler Hulk Hogan, Brooke Hogan was exposed to show-business early in her life and took an interest in music. Her debut studio album, Undiscovered, peaked at number 28 on the Billboard 200 and at number one on the Independent Albums chart.

 36 Nancy Benoit

Nancy Benoit
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Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: May 17, 1964
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: June 22, 2007

Nancy Benoit first gained fame as a cover girl for Wrestling All Stars. She later appeared in matches, taking up numerous pseudonyms, such as Devil Angel, Woman, and Fallen Angel. She was later killed mercilessly along with her child, by her second husband, Canadian wrestler Chris Benoit, who then committed suicide.

 37 CJ Perry

CJ Perry
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Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: March 24, 1985
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Gainesville, Florida, United States

CJ Perry, better known by her ring name Lana, is an American professional wrestler, actress, model, singer, and dancer. She is known for her appearance in WWE, often accompanying her real-life husband and professional wrestler, Rusev. Before establishing herself in the world of wrestling, Perry worked as a backup dancer for entertainers like Usher, Akon, Pink, Keri Hilson, and Nelly.

 38 Maria Kanellis

Maria Kanellis
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Famous As: Professional wrestler, Model, Singer, Playboy Playmate, Beauty pageant contestant
Birthdate: February 25, 1982
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ottawa

 39 Jade Cargill

Jade Cargill
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Famous As: Professional wrestler, Basketball player
Birthdate: June 3, 1992
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Vero Beach, Florida, United States

 40 Debra Marshall

Debra Marshall
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Famous As: Actor, Beauty pageant contestant
Birthdate: March 2, 1960
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Tuscaloosa

 41 Alicia Fox

Alicia Fox
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Famous As: Professional wrestler
Birthdate: June 30, 1986
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, United States

 42 Tamina Snuka

Tamina Snuka
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Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: January 10, 1978
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Vancouver, Washington, United States

 43 Taryn Terrell

Taryn Terrell
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Famous As: Actor, Model, Professional wrestler, Television actor
Birthdate: December 28, 1985
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New Orleans

 44 Terri Runnels

Terri Runnels
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Famous As: Television host
Birthdate: October 5, 1966
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Live Oak, Florida, USA

 45 Ember Moon

Ember Moon
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Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: August 31, 1988
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Garland, Texas, United States

 46 Vickie Guerrero

Vickie Guerrero
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Famous As: Professional wrestler
Birthdate: April 16, 1968
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: El Paso, Texas, United States

 47 Velvet Sky

Velvet Sky
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Famous As: Professional wrestler
Birthdate: June 2, 1981
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New Britain, Connecticut, United States

 48 Melina Perez

Melina Perez
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Famous As: Models
Birthdate: March 9, 1979
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

Melina Perez is a professional wrestler cum model. She is currently affiliated with Impact Wrestling and the National Wrestling Alliance (NWA). She received her training at Jesse Hernandez's School of Hard Knocks before beginning her wrestling career. She is also a model and has won many modeling competitions. She has appeared in five WWE video games.  

 49 Kaitlyn

Kaitlyn
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Famous As: Bodybuilder, Model
Birthdate: October 7, 1986
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Houston, Texas

 50 The Fabulous Moolah

The Fabulous Moolah
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Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: July 22, 1923
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kershaw County, South Carolina, United States
Died: November 2, 2007