Throughout history, there have been many women comedians who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great female comedians such as Ellen DeGeneres, Carol Burnett, Kristen Wiig, Betty White, Julia Louis-Dreyfus.The women comedians featured in this list are from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & Australia and many more countries.
Ellen DeGeneresEllen DeGeneres
(Comedian)

26 January 1958

American

betty whiteBetty White
(Actress, Writer, Comedienne)

17 January 1922

American

Kathie Lee GiffordKathie Lee Gifford
(TV Host, Actress)

16 August 1953

French,American

Whoopi GoldbergWhoopi Goldberg

13 November 1955

American

Julia Louis-DreyfusJulia Louis-Dreyfus
(Actress)

13 January 1961

American

Tiffany HaddishTiffany Haddish
(Actress, Comedian)

03 December 1979

American

Lily TomlinLily Tomlin
(Comedienne & Actress)

01 September 1939

American

Sarah SilvermanSarah Silverman
(Stand-up Comedian)

01 December 1970

American

Maya RudolphMaya Rudolph
(Actress, Comedienne)

27 July 1972

American

Kate McKinnonKate McKinnon
(Comedian)

06 January 1984

American

Queen LatifahQueen Latifah
(Singer, Songwriter, Rapper, Aactress,)

18 March 1970

American

Kristen WiigKristen Wiig
(Actress)

22 August 1973

American

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Carol BurnettCarol Burnett
(Actress)

26 April 1933

American

Cloris LeachmanCloris Leachman
(Comedian, Actress)

30 April 1926

American

Jennifer CoolidgeJennifer Coolidge
(Actress)

28 August 1961

American

Joan RiversJoan Rivers
(Actress)

08 June 1933

American

Vicki LawrenceVicki Lawrence
(Actress)

26 March 1949

American

Roseanne BarrRoseanne Barr
(Comedian, Actor, TV Producer)

03 November 1952

American

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Margaret ChoMargaret Cho
(American comedian)

05 December 1968

American

Sandi ToksvigSandi Toksvig
(Comedian, Writer)

03 May 1958

Danish,British

Wanda SykesWanda Sykes
(Actress)

07 March 1964

American

Joy BeharJoy Behar
(Comedian)

07 October 1942

American

Kathy GriffinKathy Griffin
(American comedian)

04 November 1960

American

Anne MearaAnne Meara
(Actress)

20 September 1929

American

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Molly ShannonMolly Shannon
(Comic Actress)

16 September 1964

American

Dawn FrenchDawn French

11 October 1957

British

Natasha LeggeroNatasha Leggero
(Actress)

26 March 1974

American

Jan HooksJan Hooks
(Actress)

23 April 1957

American

Cilla BlackCilla Black
(Singer)

27 May 1943

British

Gracie AllenGracie Allen
(Comedian)

26 July 1895

American

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Kellita SmithKellita Smith
(Model, Actress, Comedian)

15 January 1969

American

Sarah AlexanderSarah Alexander
(Actress)

03 January 1971

British

Paula PoundstonePaula Poundstone
(Comedian)

29 December 1959

American

Mo CollinsMo Collins
(Actress)

07 July 1965

American

Nanette FabrayNanette Fabray
(Actress)

27 October 1920

American

Esther PovitskyEsther Povitsky
(Actress)

02 March 1988

American

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Shelby ChongShelby Chong
(Comedian)

01 February 1948

American

Kali HawkKali Hawk
(Actress, Comedian)

04 October 1986

American

Rita RudnerRita Rudner
(Comedian)

17 September 1953

American

Lilan BowdenLilan Bowden
(Actress, Comedian)

01 September 1985

American

Marsha WarfieldMarsha Warfield
(Actress, Stand-up Comedian)

05 March 1954

American

UldouzUldouz
(Actress)

11 November 1981

Iranian

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Mallory EvertonMallory Everton
(Comedian, Actress)

20 September 1989

American

Chelsea HandlerChelsea Handler
(actor, comedian, television actor, biographer)

25 February 1975

American

Rosie ORosie O'Donnell
(comedian)

21 March 1962

American

Fran DrescherFran Drescher
(Television actor, Actor, Film actor, Screenwriter, Film producer, Writer, Television presenter, Character actor,Comedian)

30 September 1957

American

Miriam MargolyesMiriam Margolyes
(Actor, Voice actor, Comedian)

18 May 1941

Australian,British

Katherine RyanKatherine Ryan
(Comedian)

30 June 1983

Irish

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Nasim PedradNasim Pedrad
(Actor, Voice actor, Screenwriter, Television actor)

18 November 1981

American

Sue PerkinsSue Perkins
(Comedian)

22 September 1969

British

Bonnie HuntBonnie Hunt
(American comedian)

22 September 1961

American

Katya ZamolodchikovaKatya Zamolodchikova
(Drag Queens)

01 May 1982

American

Mary Lynn RajskubMary Lynn Rajskub
(Actress, comedian)

22 June 1971

American

Phyllis DillerPhyllis Diller
(Actor, Comedian, Voice actor, Stage actor, Television actor)

17 July 1917

American

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Sarah MillicanSarah Millican
(Comedian)

29 May 1975

British

Niecy NashNiecy Nash
(American comedian)

23 February 1970

American

Caroline AherneCaroline Aherne
(Actor, Comedian, Television producer, Television director, Screenwriter)

24 December 1963

British

Caroline RheaCaroline Rhea
(Actor, Model)

13 April 1964

Canadian

Jo BrandJo Brand
(Comedian, Actor, Autobiographer, Screenwriter)

23 July 1957

British

Pamela StephensonPamela Stephenson
(Psychologist, Psychotherapist, Author, Television presenter, Stage actor, Film actor)

04 December 1949

New Zealander

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Nina ContiNina Conti
(Comedian, Ventriloquist)

05 June 1974

British

Lea DeLariaLea DeLaria
(Actor, Jazz musician, Singer, Stage actor, Television actor)

23 May 1958

American

Victoria JacksonVictoria Jackson
(Actor, Television actor)

02 August 1959

American

Danitra VanceDanitra Vance
(American comedian)

13 July 1954

American

Isy SuttieIsy Suttie
(Comedian)

11 August 1978

British

Meera SyalMeera Syal
(Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter, Film producer, Author, Novelist, Writer)

27 June 1961

British

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Cristine ReyesCristine Reyes
(Model, Comedian, Actor)

05 February 1989

Filipino

Moms MableyMoms Mabley
(American comedian)

19 March 1894

American

Gracie FieldsGracie Fields
(Actor, Comedian, Singer)

09 January 1898

British

Gina RileyGina Riley
(Screenwriter)

06 May 1961

Australian

Julia MorrisJulia Morris
(Australian comedian)

20 April 1968

Australian

Katy WixKaty Wix
(Actor, Comedian)

28 February 1980

British

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Jane TurnerJane Turner
(Actor, Film actor)

01 December 1960

Australian

Alessandra De RossiAlessandra De Rossi
(Actor, Model, Comedian)

19 July 1984

Filipino

Robin DukeRobin Duke
(Actor)

13 March 1954

Canadian

Kitty FlanaganKitty Flanagan

Australian

Selma DiamondSelma Diamond
(actor, screenwriter, television actor)

05 August 1920

Canadian

Kathy GreenwoodKathy Greenwood
(Actor, Film actor)

21 March 1962

Canadian

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Totie FieldsTotie Fields
Siobhan RedmondSiobhan Redmond
(Comedian)

27 August 1959

British

Lydia ShumLydia Shum
(Actor, Comedian, Television presenter, Singer)

01 June 1945

Hong Konger

Ingrid OliverIngrid Oliver
(Comedian)

26 November 1977

British

Lynn FergusonLynn Ferguson
(Writer, Comedian, Television presenter, Actor)

11 April 1965

British

Stella YoungStella Young
(journalist)

24 February 1982

Australian

Yolande MoreauYolande Moreau
(Film director, Actor, Screenwriter, Comedian)

27 February 1953

Belgian

Cathy JonesCathy Jones
(Putita, Comedian)

06 April 1955

Canadian

Gina DirawiGina Dirawi
(Television presenter, Comedian, Singer)

11 December 1990

Swedish

Leslie JonesLeslie Jones
(American comedian)

07 September 1967

American

Mary WalshMary Walsh
(actor, comedian, screenwriter)

13 May 1952

Canadian

Lynn LavnerLynn Lavner

American

Josephine Grace BrandJosephine Grace Brand