Female comedians often don't get the recognition they deserve! Just as talented, in fact, probably more so than their male counterparts, female comedians know how to land the jokes and address real issues. While it is hard to pick just a few favorites, we have compiled a list of some of the best female comedians of all time!
Female comedians, like Moms Mabley and Phyllis Diller, have influenced many of the great comedians that have come after them, including Joan Rivers and Ellen DeGeneres! Diller, who is recognizable by her zany costumes and makeup, helped to shed female stereotypes with her absurd characters!
Check out our gallery to see the rest of the amazing female comedians that made our list!