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List of Famous Cartographers

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List of famous cartographers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top cartographers in the world? This includes the most prominent cartographers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable cartographers is in alphabetical order and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic cartographers were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned cartographers.

This list features items like César-François Cassini de Thury and Muhammad al-Idrisi.

From reputable, prominent, and well known cartographers to the lesser known cartographers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the cartographer field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous cartographers ever?" and "What are the names of famous cartographers?" then you're in the right place. (15 items)
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    Born: 1872
    Birthplace: Lazio, Europe, Eurasia, Province of Rome, Rome + 3 more
    Nationality: Italy
    Profession: Geographer, Writer, Cartographer
    Date Of Death: 1944
    Arnaldo Faustini : see more

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    Born: 1450
    Birthplace: Europe, Lwów Voivodeship - II RP, Poland, Przemyśl, Podkarpackie Voivodeship + 2 more
    Nationality: Poland
    Profession: Cartographer
    Date Of Death: 1535
    Bernard Wapowski : see more

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    Born: 1714
    Birthplace: Oise, Europe, Metropolitan France, Thury-sous-Clermont, Picardy + 1 more
    Nationality: France
    Profession: Cartographer, Astronomer
    Place Of Death: Île-de-France, Europe, Metropolitan France, France, Paris + 2 more
    Date Of Death: 1784
    César-François Cassini de Thury : see more

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    Ernest Debes

    Born: 1840
    Nationality: Germany
    Profession: Cartographer
    Date Of Death: 1923
    Ernest Debes : see more

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    Birthplace: Adriatic Euroregion, Europe, Veneto, Eurasia, Italy + 4 more
    Nationality: Italy, Republic of Venice
    Profession: Monk, Cartographer
    Date Of Death: 1460
    Fra Mauro : see more

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