Gemini is the third astrological sign in the Zodiac. The Gemini woman has a dual personality that can be hard to understand at first – but she’s typically very intelligent and passionate about life.
If you’re curious about this star sign, or are already in a relationship with one, check out these 30 famous women who have Gemini as their zodiac sign!
1. Natalie Portman
Natalie Portman is a famous actress, singer, and producer born in June 1981. She’s been in many films, including:
- Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace (1999)
- Anywhere But Here (1999)
- V for Vendetta (2006)
- Thor (2011)
She graduated from Harvard University with a bachelor’s degree in psychology – so her varying interests shows her true Gemini nature, but hey – it seems to have worked out well for her so far!
2. Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen were born June 13th 1986. They’re famous actresses, fashion designers, and producers who have been in many films, including:
- It Takes Two (1995)
- New York Minute (2004)
- The Adventures of Mary Kate & Ashley: Our Lips Are Sealed! (1994)
The twin sisters co-founded and helped lead a number of fashion brands including The Row, Elizabeth and James, Olsenboye, and StyleMint.
They’re also sisters of famous actress Elizabeth Olsen, who is known for her work in the Marvel films.
3. Naomi Campbell
Naomi Campbell is an English model who born on May 22nd, 1970. She has been the face of some of the most prestigious fashion houses and magazines in the world, including Chanel, Burberry, Versace, and Calvin Klein.
Campbell embarked on many ventures, including her own R&B album and appearances in acting films. She has also founded charity organizations for a number of different causes.
4. Marilyn Monroe
Marilyn Monroe was an iconic American actress born in June of 1926. She has starred in many successful movies, including:
- Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
- Some Like It Hot (1959)
- Bus Stop (1956)
Though her career spanned a single decade, her films attracted worldwide audiences and grossed more than $200 million – the equivalent of $2 billion in 2020.
Since her death, Marilyn Monroe has continued to be one of the most iconic persons of pop culture.
5. Venus Williams
Williams is an American tennis player who has won seven Grand Slams titles. Born on June 17th 1980, Venus Williams is a true Gemini, and is seen as one of the best tennis players of all time.
In the year 2000, Venus Williams became the first tennis player in history to win both an Olympic gold medal for singles and another for doubles.
Williams was born in Lynwood, California, where her talents were discovered by professional tennis player Tony Chesta at only 7 years old.
6. Amy Schumer
This actress, comedian and writer was born on June 12th 1981. Some of her well-known films include:
- Trainwreck (2015)
- I Feel Pretty (2018)
- Snatched (2017)
She has also appeared on the fifth season of the reality competition Last Comic Standing, where Schumer claims she got her big break.
Schumer married Chris Fischer in 2018, and they welcomed their first child in 2019.
7. Angelina Jolie
Angelina Jolie is a famous actress, director, and producer born on June 4th, 1975. She’s a member of the United States Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Her Academy Award and 3 Golden Globes have made her one of Hollywood’s highest-paid actresses.
As a child actor, Jolie appeared alongside her father, Jon Voight, in Lookin’ to Get Out (1982).
She is an advocate for a variety of causes, including environmental conservation, education opportunities for girls worldwide, and women’s equality in all aspects. In fact, Jolie has undertaken over a dozen field missions to refugee camps and war zones.
8. Iggy Azalea
Iggy Azalea is an Australian rapper and songwriter who became famous with her debut album The New Classic in 2014. She is also a model, actress, and social media personality.
You may not be surprised to know that Iggy isn’t her real name. In fact, her birth name is Amethyst Amelia Kelly. She was born in Mullumbimby, New South Wales.
9. Emily Ratajkowski
Emily Ratajkowski is an American model and actress who first came to prominence when she appeared in the music video for Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines” (2013) along with her sister, supermodel Kate Ratajkowski.
Fashion designer Marc Jacobs featured Emily Ratajkowski in the 2015 New York Fashion Week. in 2015. In addition to being an advocate for women’s health, Emily Ratajkowski is a Planned Parenthood spokesperson.
10. Nicole Kidman
Nicole Kidman is a famous Australian-American actress, singer, and film producer who was born on June 20th 1967. She became famous as a Hollywood star with her film debut in the thriller Dead Calm (1989).
She has received many awards for her work, including 5 Golden Globe Awards, Emmy Awards, and an Academy Award.
She was originally born in Hawaii, but her parents are Australian, so she has dual citizenship. The famous movie actress was married to actor Tom Cruise until 2001, and soon after she met country music singer Keith Urban.
11. Judy Garland
Judy Garland is an American singer and actress. Garland is also a three-time Academy Award nominee for her performances in A Star is Born (1954), The Wizard of Oz (1938), and Judgment at Nuremberg (1961).
Judy Garland was born Frances Ethel Gumm on June 12th 1922 in Grand Rapids, Minnesota. Her father abandoned the family when she was eleven years old.
Garland struggled with personal difficulties from a young age. Early fame had a negative impact on her health and life.
One factor that affected her self-confidence was the constant criticism she faced from film executives who sought to shape her into an image they found more appealing, which often meant manipulating how she looked onscreen.
12. Lana Del Rey
Lana Del Rey is an American singer, songwriter, and model who was born in New York City on June 21 1988.
She first came to public attention with her single “Video Games” in 2011. Her debut album Born To Die (2012) became a critical and commercial success worldwide.
Born and raised in New York, her birth name is Elizabeth Woolridge Grant. Her music is known as stylized and cinematic music that explores sadness, tragedy, and romance.
Lana Del Rey is often referred to as the “gangster Nancy Sinatra” because she’s been described as a modern version of that era’s popular singer.
She was named one of the 100 most influential people in America by Time magazine in 2012 and 2015.
13. Anne Frank
Anne Frank was a German-born diarist with Jewish heritage. She is one of the world’s most discussed people due to her legacy as an author and Holocaust victim.
Published in 1950, the book documents her life from 1942-1944 during German occupation of Holland in World War II. She wrote the diary while in hiding with her family during this time.
The book was initially published by her father, Otto Frank, and received international attention for its detail about life as a Jewish person in Europe during World War II.
Anne is an icon of human bravery because she refused to be rescued from the Nazi concentration camp where she had been taken.
14. Lauryn Hill
Lauryn Hill is an American singer, songwriter, and rapper. In 1998 she released her solo debut album, which was labelled the best-selling female rap album of all time in 2010 by “Billboard”.
She became a Grammy Award winner for her single “Doo Wop (That Thing)”. In fact, Hill has been nominated for many Grammy Awards and has won 8 of them.
Lauryn was born May 26, 1975. Much of her upbringing was spent singing and performing with her music-oriented family.
15. Zoe Saldana
Zoe Saldana is an American actress who is well known for her performances in Star Trek (2009), Avatar (2009) and Guardians of the Galaxy (2014).
Saldana has received much praise and awards including a 2010 Golden Globe nomination, 2 Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations from 2008-2010, and 4 Saturn Award nominations since 2007.
Saldana founded BESE, a digital media outlet aimed towards Latino youth with the goal to tackle the lack of diversity in American mainstream media.
16. Mel B
Melanie Janine Brown, known professionally as Mel B or Melanie B, is an English singer and television presenter. She became famous as a member of The Spice Girls girl band.
After the band split, Mel B launched her solo career, which saw her receive a UK number one single. In recent times, Mel B has been a judge on The X Factor and America’s Got Talent.
17. Courteney Cox
Courteney Bass Cox is an American actress who became well-known in the late 1980s for playing Monica Geller on Friends. She recently directed the series Cougar Town, which was seen as a success.
Courteney Cox grew up in Birmingham, Alabama. She took an architecture course but dropped out to enter the world of acting and modeling. She was born on June 15, 1964.
18. Jorja Smith
Jorja Alice Smith, better known as Jorja Smith, is an English singer and songwriter. Her most successful songs include “Blue Lights,” “On My Mind” and “I Am Yours.”
Born to a Jamaican father and an English mother on June 11, 1997, Jorja Smith’s hometown is Walsall in the West Midlands.
At the age of 8, she began taking piano lessons at her father’s suggestion. She was discovered at the young age of 15 from uploading videos singing cover songs on YouTube.
Smith won the Brit Critics’ Choice Award in 2018, was named Best British Female Artist at the 2019 Brit Awards, and was also nominated for a Grammy Award.
19. Jesy Nelson
Jessica Rose “Jesy” Nelson is a British singer born in London, England to parents of Jamaican descent.
Nelson worked as a barmaid before joining The X Factor. She had small roles in movies like About a Boy and Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire when she was a child.
In 2011 she became part of the girl group Little Mix with Perrie Edwards, Jade Thirlwall, and Leigh-Anne Pinnock. Together, they’ve released 5 albums and achieved 13 top-ten singles.
Nelson appeared in a BBC-produced documentary titled “Jesy Nelson: Odd One Out,” which chronicled her experience with bullying online. The film won awards and was aired internationally.
20. Leah Remini
Leah Remini, born June 15, 1970, is an actress best known for her role in the television show The King of Queens. She was born in Brooklyn, New York City to Vicki Marshall, a schoolteacher, and George Remini Sr., who had been a professional boxer.
Leah Remini was raised within the Church of Scientology, but left in 2013. Remini wrote the memoir Troublemaker in 2016, two years after she split with the Church. The book shot up to number one on The New York Times Best Seller List.
21. Lucy Hale
Lucy Ashley Hale (born June 14, 1989) is an American actress and singer. She was born in Memphis, Tennessee to parents Bob Hale, a musician for the television show Hee Haw, and mother Jana Mayberry-Hale.
During her childhood, Hale was homeschooled and took acting lessons. In August 2012, Hale revealed in an interview that she had previously suffered from an eating disorder.
22. Aly Raisman
Aly Nicole Raisman, born May 25, 1994, is an American gymnast. She was born in Needham, Massachusetts to parents Ricki and Lynn.
After she turned just 2 years of years, Raisman began gymnastics training – and it seems to have worked out very well for her. She won a gold medal in the 2012 Summer Olympics – winning 6 in total. In 2016, she became an ambassador for UNICEF Kid Power.
In November 2017, Raisman spoke out publicly for the first time about her abuse at the hands of former Olympic team physician, Larry Nassar.
23. Stevie Nicks
Stephanie Lynn “Stevie” Nicks is an American singer-songwriter. She was born to Barbara and Jess Nicks in Phoenix, Arizona on May 26th 1947. She considers her hometown to be Santa Monica, California where she lived for the first 25 years of her life.
Nicks is best known for songs “Rhiannon”, “Landslide” and the all-time classic hit, “Edge of Seventeen.” She has a total of 8 albums to her credit including a self titled album released in 1981 which featured the major hits “Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around” and “Wild Heart.”
Nicks was introduced to Fleetwood Mac by her then-boyfriend Lindsey Buckingham in 1975, and joined them as a full member of their band.
Rumors, which was Nicks’ first album with Fleetwood Mac, quickly became the best-selling record of that year. The album also won a Grammy and released 4 U.S. Billboard top-ten singles.
24. Heidi Klum
Heidi Klum is a German model and television personality born in Bergisch Gladbach, Germany to Erna and Heinz Klaus Klum in June 1973. She acquired American citizenship in 2008, while still keeping her German citizenship.
As the first German woman to become a Victoria’s Secret Angel, Klum went on to host and judge Germany’s Next Top Model. Her TV work resulted in a total of 6 Emmy nominations.
You may be surprised to learn that Klum is an artist. In fact, several of Klum’s artworks have been published in various art magazines.
In the aftermath of 9/11 Heidi Klum created a sculpture called Dog with Butterflies to commemorate rescue dogs.
25. Helena Bonham Carter
Helena Bonham Carter (born 26 May 1966) is an English actress. She’s known for many films, including, A Room with a View, Fight Club, and the Harry Potter series.
Interestingly, Bonham Carter had no formal acting training. She entered the world of acting by paying for an entry into the actors’ Spotlight Directory. She started her career as a 16-year-old in a TV commercial, which led to roles in a number of small films.
26. Octavia Spencer
Octavia Spencer (born May 25, 1970) is an American actress and author, best known for her Oscar-winning performance in The Help. She has also starred in Snowpiercer and the 2017 film, Hidden Figures.
Octavia has been awarded a Golden Globe Award, Academy Award, and 3 Screen Actors Guild Awards. She is also one of only 2 women of color to receive an Oscar Nomination three times and the first Black actress with 2 consecutive nomination credits.
27. Adriana Lima
Adriana Lima, born June 12, 1981, is a Brazilian model and actress. She began her modeling career at the age of 14 after being discovered in Brazil by an agent from IMG Models in 1993.
She was the winner of many beauty pageants in her elementary school years, and was discovered by the Supermodel of Brazil contest sponsor after entering a modeling contest together with a friend. Not long after, the 15-year-old Lima won Ford’s Supermodel of Brazil.
She’s been a Victoria’s Secret Angel since 1997, and has also modeled for Reebok, Maybelline, Armani Exchange, and the Ralph Lauren Corporation.
Her charity work includes helping with an orphanage located in Salvador by donating money to help with construction and providing support for food and clothing.
28. Aung San Suu Kyi
Aung San Suu Kyi, born June 19th, 1945, is a Burmese politician and author who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1991.
She became the first woman to win the award and one of only two individuals not formally recognized by their government for winning it (the other being Le Duc Tho).
On February 1st 2021, the Myanmar military arrested Aung San Suu Kyi after declaring the recent election results fraudulent, and was moved to house arrest on the same day she was released from jail.
She currently faces up to 3 years in prison for illegally importing 10 or more walkie-talkies. Joe Biden has recently spoken out against the Myanmar military coup.
29. Brooke Shields
Brooke Shields, born May 31st, 1965, is an American actress, model, and former child star. Her 1980s work established her as a leading teen idol.
She went on to have success in film acting, with starring roles including Pretty Baby (1978) and The Blue Lagoon (1980).
She’s a vegan and an advocate for animal rights. Despite criticizing the fur industry in 1989, Shields herself later designed a line of mink coats at Kopenhagen Fur.
30. Anna Kournikova
Anna Kournikova is a Russian professional tennis player. Her WTA career started in 1995, and she has been ranked No. 11 in the world at the peak of her fame in 1999.
She never won a title as a singles player, but became the world No. 1 doubles team with Martina Hingis as her partner.
Her career as a tennis player led to Anna becoming a world-famous model and TV personality. Mixing in the celebrity circle allowed her to meet Enrique Iglesias, who she has two children with.
Kournikova’s expansive career has had its ups and downs, but her humanitarian efforts have always been steady. She’s an ambassador for the “Five & Alive” program, which specifically focuses on the health and well-being of children under five.
The Bottom Line
So, there you have it – 30 famous Gemini women!
The Gemini sign is ruled by Mercury, which gives the twins a connection to communication and social interaction. They are quick thinkers who can become bored with routine or tasks that require too much focus. With their ability to see both sides of an argument from different perspectives, they’re often skilled debaters on any subject matter.
It’s no wonder why so many famous Gemini women have gone on to become successful in the fields of entertainment, law, and writing!
To find out more about the Zodiac signs, check out our guide to Horoscopes, and how they impact our relationships.