24. Lily Tomlin
Born September 1, 1939, the comic, actress, writer and producer has won nearly every major award (Tony, Emmy, Grammy) in the performing arts for her remarkable talents. Many of her projects, including her one-woman Broadway show The Search For Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe, have been made in collaboration with Jane Wagner, her partner of 40 years.
23. Suze Orman
Born June 5, 1951, the Daytime Emmy Award-winning author, financial guru and television show host came out in 2007 in an interview with The New York Times Magazine. She currently hosts The Suze Orman Show and has appeared on “Oprah’s Allstars” on OWN. She married her wife, K.T., in 2010.
22. Sara Gilbert
Born on January 29, 1975, the actress, most famously known for her portrayal of Darlene Conner on the sitcom Roseanne,also guest-starred on HawthoRNe and Grey’s Anatomy and currently co-hosts (and created) the daytime series, The Talk.