Cats have 9 lives but this woman had 6 titles, fluency in 4 different languages and the talent to sing in 7 languages! She was an Actress, Singer, and Activist among many other things and one of the most iconic cat ladies on television ever! While not technically, the 1st Cat Woman, Eartha Kitt was the first African American to play the role. Miss Eartha starrred as Cat Woman in the 1960s tv series of Bat Man. Aside from her cat career, she is perhaps also famous for knowing how to purr like our furry friends but with the last name Kitt, who could be surprised!