1. Taylor Swift
Taylor Alison Swift (born Dec. 13, 1989) is a singer-songwriter. She was raised in Wyomissing, Penn., before moving to Nashville, Tenn., at age 14.
2. Venus Williams
Venus Ebony Starr Williams (born June 17, 1980) is an American professional tennis player who is a former World No. 1. She was born in Compton, Calif., before moving to West Palm Beach, Fla., at age 10 to pursue tennis.
3. Mary Tyler Moore
Mary Tyler Moore (born Dec. 29, 1936) is an actress, primarily known for her roles in television sitcoms. She was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., before moving to Los Angeles at age 8.
4. Michelle Obama
Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama (born Jan. 17, 1964), is a lawyer and writer, and most notably the wife of the 44th and current president of the United States, Barack Obama, and the first African-American first lady of the United States. She was born and raised in Chicago.
5. Shirley Temple Black
Shirley Temple Black (April 23, 1928–Feb. 10, 2014) was a film and television actress, singer, dancer, and a public servant. She grew up in Los Angeles.
As an adult, she entered politics and became a diplomat, serving as United States ambassador to Ghana and later to Czechoslovakia, and as chief of protocol of the United States.
6. Abigail Breslin
Abigail Kathleen Breslin (born April 14, 1996) is an actress, and one of the youngest to ever be nominated for an Academy Award. She grew up in New York City.
7. Nancy Reagan
Nancy Davis Reagan (born Anne Frances Robbins, July 6, 1921) was the first lady of the United States from 1981 to 1989. She grew up in Queens, N.Y., before later moving to Chicago.
8. Celine Dion
Céline Dion (born March 30, 1968) is a Canadian singer. She was born in Charlemagne, Quebec.
9. Dionne Warwick
Marie Dionne Warwick (born Dec. 12, 1940) is a singer, actress, and TV show host. She later became a United Nations global ambassador. She was born and raised in East Orange, N.J.
10. Gwyneth Paltrow
Gwyneth Kate Paltrow (born Sept. 27, 1972) is an actress, singer, and food writer. She grew up in Santa Monica, Calif.
11. Sheryl Crow
Sheryl Suzanne Crow (born Feb. 11, 1962) is a musician, singer, songwriter, and actress. She grew up in Kennett, Mo.
12. Hillary Rodham Clinton
Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton (born Oct. 26, 1947) acted as United States secretary of state, U.S. senator, and first lady of the United States. She grew up in a suburb of Chicago.
13. Dakota Fanning
Hannah Dakota Fanning (born Feb. 23, 1994) is an actress. She grew up in Conyers, Ga.
14. Mariah Carey
Mariah Carey (born March 27, 1969, or 1970) is a singer, songwriter, record producer, actress, and philanthropist. She was born and raised in Long Island, N.Y.
15. Katie Couric
Katherine Anne Couric (born Jan. 7, 1957) is a television journalist, author, and talk show host. She was born and raised in Arlington, Va.
16. Cheryl Tiegs
Cheryl Rae Tiegs (born Sept. 25, 1947) is a model, actress, designer, author, and entrepreneur. She’s often described as being the first American supermodel. She was born in Breckenridge, Minn., before later moving with her family to Alhambra, Calif.
17. Lisa Ling
Lisa J. Ling (born Aug. 30, 1973) is a journalist and writer. She grew up in Sacramento, Calif.
18. Lucille Ball
Lucille Désirée Ball (Aug. 6, 1911–April 26, 1989) was a comedienne, model, film and television actress, and studio executive. She was born and raised in Jamestown, N.Y.
19. Madeleine Albright
Madeleine Jana Korbel Albright (born Marie Jana Korbel on May 15, 1937) is a politician and diplomat. She is the first woman to have become the United States secretary of state. She was born in the Czech Republic.
20. Star Jones
Star Jones (born March 24, 1962) is a lawyer, journalist, writer, and television personality. She was born in Badin, N.C., but grew up in Trenton, N.J.
21. Marlo Thomas
Margaret Julia “Marlo” Thomas (born Nov. 21, 1937) is an actress, producer, and social activist. She was born in Detroit, Mich., but raised in Beverly Hills, Calif.
22. Barbara Walters
Barbara Gill Walters (born Sept. 25, 1929) is a broadcast journalist, author, and television personality. She was born and raised in Boston, Mass.
23. Grace Kelly
Grace Patricia Kelly (Nov. 12, 1929–Sept. 14, 1982) was a film actress and princess of Monaco as the wife of Prince Rainier III. She was born and raised in Philadelphia, Penn.
24. Kathleen Turner
Mary Kathleen Turner (born June 19, 1954) is a film and stage actress and director. She was born and raised in Springfield, Mo.
25. Gloria Steinem
Gloria Marie Steinem (born March 25, 1934) is a feminist, journalist, and social and political activist who became nationally recognized as a leader of, and media spokeswoman for, the women’s liberation movement in the late 1960s and 1970s. She was born and raised in Toledo, Ohio.