The Best Photos of History-Making Women Hanging Out Together

Ever since we started our photo collection of Awesome Women Hanging Out Together, we've been on the lookout for photos that show women conversing and collaborating, images that prove women aren't in cutthroat competition. In fact, we're telling each other it's not so lonely at the top. We compiled a few of our favorites here; see some of your favorite women hanging out together by clicking through the slideshow above. 

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Diane Von Furstenberg, Gloria Steinem, Bella Abzug, Barbra Streisand

Katie Lowes, Kerry Washington, Portia de Rossi, Ellen Degeneres, Darby Stanchfield, Bellamy Young

Gloria Steinem, Geraldine Ferraro, Cyndi Lauper

Gloria Steinem, Pat Schroeder

Carol Burnett, Lucille Ball

Diana Ross, Luther Vandross, Rosie O’Donnell, Tina Turner, Oprah Winfrey

Connie Chung, Barbara Walters

Oprah Winfrey, Lupita Nyong’o

Betty Shabazz, Dorothy Height, Shirley Chisholm, Marian Anderson Photo Credit: Hal Mathewson/NY Daily News, via Because of Them We Can

Katie Couric, Hillary Clinton

Gloria Steinem, Marlo Thomas Photo Credit: The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images

Ava DuVernay, Oprah Winfrey Photo Credit: Mark Davis/WireImage

Hillary Clinton, Michelle Obama Photo Credit: Melina Mara/The Washington Post via Getty Images

Venus & Serena Williams, Billie Jean King Photo Credit: Chris McGrath/Getty Images

Oprah Winfrey, Michelle Obama Photo Credit: Kevin Mazur/WireImage for Time Inc.  

Shonda Rhimes, Kerry Washington Photo Credit: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg/Getty Images

Gloria Steinem, Octavia Spencer Photo Credit: Emma McIntyre/Getty Images for AOL

Kathy Najimy, Patricia Arquette Photo Credit: Emma McIntyre/Getty Images for AOL

Gloria Steinem, Debra Messing, Cynthia Erivo Photo Credit: Rachel Murray/Getty Images for AOL