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List of famous male farmers, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male farmers list contains the most prominent and top males known for being farmers. There are thousand of males working as farmers in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic farmers have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a farmer then the people below should give you inspiration.

List people include Bev Shipley, Howard Olson and more.

While this isn't a list of all male farmers, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male farmers?" and "Who are the best male farmers?"
George Washington is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Farmers
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George Washington was the first President of the United States, the Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War, and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. He presided over the convention that drafted the United States Constitution, which replaced the ...more

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Age: Died at 67 (1732-1799)

Birthplace: Contiguous United States, United States of America, United States, with Territories, Westmoreland County, + more

Profession: Surveyor, Politician, Soldier, Military Officer, Farmer, + more

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#1 on The Most Important Military Leaders In US History

#4 on The All-Time Greatest People in History

#3 on The Most Enlightened Leaders in World History

#14 on The Most Important Military Leaders in World History

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Jimmy Carter is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Farmers
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James Earl "Jimmy" Carter, Jr. is an American politician, author, and member of the Democratic Party who served as the 39th President of the United States from 1977 to 1981. He was awarded the 2002 Nobel Peace Prize. Carter, raised in rural Georgia, was a peanut farmer who served two terms as a ...more

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Age: 92

Birthplace: Plains, Georgia, United States of America

Profession: Statesman, Politician, Novelist, Military Officer, Author, + more

Credits: Man from Plains, The Last Mogul: The Life and Times of Lew Wasserman, Jimmy Carter: The President from Plains, In Remembrance of Martin, Air Force One

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#7 on The Best U.S. Presidents in the Past 50 Years

#5 on The Best One-Term U.S. Presidents

#6 on Guests You Hope to See on Late Show with Stephen Colbert

#29 on The Greatest U.S. Presidents of All Time

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Thomas Jefferson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Farmers
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Thomas Jefferson was an American Founding Father, the principal author of the Declaration of Independence, and the third President of the United States. He was a spokesman for democracy, and embraced the principles of republicanism and the rights of the individual with worldwide influence. At the ...more

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Age: Died at 83 (1743-1826)

Birthplace: Contiguous United States, United States of America, United States, with Territories, Albemarle County, + more

Profession: Statesman, Inventor, Author, Farmer, Architect, + more

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#40 on The Greatest American Writers of All Time

#7 on The All-Time Greatest People in History

#2 on The Most Enlightened Leaders in World History

#66 on People We Wish Were Still Alive

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Harry S. Truman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Farmers
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Age: Died at 88 (1884-1972)

Birthplace: Lamar, Missouri, United States of America

Profession: Businessperson, Politician, Haberdasher, Farmer, Writer

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#26 on The Most Important Leaders in U.S. History

#18 on The Most Influential Politicians in American History

#12 on The Greatest U.S. Presidents of All Time

#6 on The Most Influential People of the Cold War

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