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TRENDING List of Famous Nutritionists

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List of famous nutritionists, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top nutritionists in the world? This includes the most prominent nutritionists, living and dead, both in America and abroad. You might also be interested in famous personal trainers and the longest living health experts. This list of notable nutritionists is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic nutritionists 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 nutritionists.

Everyone from Susan Powter to Mila Rechcigl is included on this list of popular nutritionists. Featuring celebrity nutritionists and top dietitians, this list has it all! 

From reputable, prominent, and well known nutritionists to the lesser known nutritionists of today, these are some of the best professionals in the nutritionist field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous nutritionists ever?" and "What are the names of famous nutritionists?" then you're in the right place. 

Susan Powter is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Nutritionists
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Susan Powter is an Australian-born motivational speaker, nutritionist, personal trainer and author, who rose to fame in the 1990s with her catchphrase "Stop the Insanity!", which was the centerpiece of her weight loss infomercial. She hosted her own talk show The Susan Powter Show in the 1990s. ...more

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Age: 59

Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

Nationality: Australia

Profession: Dietitian, Author, Personal trainer, Nutritionist Writer, + more

Credits: The Susan Powter Show

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Mila Rechcigl is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Nutritionists
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Miloslav Rechcigl, Jr., or Mila Rechcigl, is a trained biochemist, nutritionist and cancer researcher, writer, editor, historian, bibliographer and genealogist. He was one of the founders and past President for many years of the Czechoslovak Society of Arts and Sciences. ...more

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Age: 86

Birthplace: Mladá Boleslav, Czech Republic

Nationality: United States of America

Profession: Biochemist, Chemist, Historian, Researcher Nutritionist, + more

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Robin Miller is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Nutritionists
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Robin Vitetta-Miller was the host of the Food Network cooking show Quick Fix Meals with Robin Miller. As a nutritionist and food writer, her work has appeared in multiple magazines and publications. She lives in Scottsdale, Arizona. ...more

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Age: 49

Nationality: United States of America

Profession: TV chef, Author, Nutritionist, Chef

Credits: Quick Fix Meals with Robin Miller, Quick Fix Meals with Robin Miller: Make Ahead Meals, Quick Fix Meals with Robin Miller: Quick & Delicious

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Gillian McKeith is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Nutritionists
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Gillian McKeith is a Scottish nutritionist, television presenter, pseudoscientist, and writer. She is the former host in the UK of Channel 4's You Are What You Eat and Granada Television's Dr Gillian McKeith's Feel Fab Forever, and as of 2010 presents Eat Yourself Sexy on the W Network in Canada. ...more

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Age: 57

Birthplace: Perth, United Kingdom

Nationality: Scotland

Profession: Nutritionist, Writer, Presenter

Credits: Supersize vs Superskinny, You Are What You Eat

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Zheng Ji is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Nutritionists
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Zheng Ji was a nutritionist and a pioneering biochemist from Nanxi, Sichuan province, China. He was reputed to be the world's oldest professor and the founder of modern nutrition science in China. He lived to the age of 110. ...more

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Age: Died at 110 (1900-2010)

Birthplace: Nakhi people

Nationality: China

Profession: Biochemist, Scientist, Nutritionist

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Ellie Krieger is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Nutritionists
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Ellie Krieger is the host of a show on the Food Network called Healthy Appetite. She is also an author and has written several books on healthy eating. ...more

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Age: 50

Profession: Dietitian, Author, Nutritionist, Presenter

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Marion Nestle is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Nutritionists
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Marion Nestle, Ph.D, M.P.H., is the Paulette Goddard Professor of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health at New York University, in the department that she chaired from 1988 through 2003. Her degrees include a Ph.D in molecular biology and an M.P.H. in public health nutrition, both from the ...more

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Nationality: United States of America

Profession: Professor, Author, Nutritionist

Credits: Food Fight

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Earl Mindell is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Nutritionists
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Earl Lawrence Mindell is a Canadian-American writer and nutritionist who is a strong advocate of nutrition as preventive medicine and homeopathy. Mindell left his role at FreeLife following a number of inaccurate statements regarding Goji juice. ...more

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Age: 75

Birthplace: Saint Boniface^! Winnipeg, Canada

Nationality: Canada, United States of America

Profession: Nutritionist, Writer

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