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

People on this list include Saul Kripke and Bertrand Russell.

While this isn't a list of all male logicians, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male logicians?" and "Who are the best male logicians?"
Alan Turing is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Logicians
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Alan Mathison Turing, OBE, FRS was a British pioneering computer scientist, mathematician, logician, cryptanalyst, philosopher, mathematical biologist, and marathon and ultra distance runner. He was highly influential in the development of computer science, providing a formalisation of the concepts ...more

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Age: Died at 42 (1912-1954)

Birthplace: Maida Vale, London, United Kingdom

Profession: Mathematician, Logician, Computer scientist, Philosopher

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#32 on The Greatest Minds of All Time

#64 on The Most Influential People of All Time

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Bertrand Russell is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Logicians
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Bertrand Arthur William Russell, 3rd Earl Russell, OM, FRS was a British philosopher, logician, mathematician, historian, writer, social critic and political activist. At various points in his life he considered himself a liberal, a socialist, and a pacifist, but he also admitted that he had never ...more

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Age: Died at 98 (1872-1970)

Birthplace: Trellech, Eurasia, United Kingdom

Profession: Social Critic, Mathematician, Historian, Logician, Actor, + more

Credits: Aman

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#36 on History's Greatest Essayists

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Lewis Carroll is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Logicians
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Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, better known by his pen name, Lewis Carroll, was an English writer, mathematician, logician, Anglican deacon and photographer. His most famous writings are Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, its sequel Through the Looking-Glass, which includes the poem Jabberwocky, and the ...more

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Age: Died at 66 (1832-1898)

Birthplace: Daresbury, Widnes, United Kingdom

Profession: Mathematician, Novelist, Author, Writer, Cleric, + more

Credits: Alice in Wonderland, Alice in Wonderland, Alice in Wonderland, (1999) Alice Alice

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#32 on The Best Writers of All Time

#67 on The Greatest Poets of All Time

#19 on The Best Fantasy Authors

#9 on The Best Children's Book Authors

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Kurt Gödel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Logicians
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Kurt Friedrich Gödel was an Austrian, and later American, logician, mathematician, and philosopher. Considered with Aristotle and Gottlob Frege to be one of the most significant logicians in history, Gödel made an immense impact upon scientific and philosophical thinking in the 20th century, a time ...more

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Age: Died at 72 (1906-1978)

Birthplace: Brno-City District, Europe, Brno, Jihovýchod, South Moravian Region, + more

Profession: Mathematician, Logician, Philosopher

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