Female celebrities are typically known for their beauty, talent, or both. All of these famous females started out as sorority girls.

1. MC Lyte – Sigma Gamma Rho

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2. Jacque Reid – Delta Sigma Theta

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3. Kym Whitley- Delta Sigma Theta

4. Nikki Giovanni – Delta Sigma Theta

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5. Keisha Knight Pulliam – Delta Sigma Theta

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6. Towanda Braxton – Zeta Phi Beta

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7. Wanda Sykes – Alpha Kappa Alpha

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8. Cassandra Wilson – Alpha Kappa Alpha

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9. Phylicia Rashad – Alpha Kappa Alpha

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10. Natalie Cole – Delta Sigma Theta

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11. Hoda Kotb – Delta Delta Delta

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12. Condoleeza Rice – Alpha Chi Omega

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13. Kamala Harris – Alpha Kappa Alpha

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14. Star Jones – Alpha Kappa Alpha

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15. Victoria Rowell – Sigma Gamma Rho

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16. Loretta Devine – Alpha Kappa Alpha

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17. Gwen Ifill – Delta Sigma Theta

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18. Sheryl Lee Ralph – Delta Sigma Theta

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19. Sheryl Underwood – Zeta Phi Beta

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20. Cathy Hughes – Alpha Kappa Alpha

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