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TRENDING List of Famous Carpenters

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

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From reputable, prominent, and well known carpenters to the lesser known carpenters of today, these are some of the best professionals in the carpenter field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous carpenters ever?" and "What are the names of famous carpenters?" then you're in the right place. (233 items)
Harrison Ford is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
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Harrison Ford is an American actor and film producer. He gained worldwide fame for his starring roles as Han Solo in the original Star Wars epic space opera trilogy and the title character of the Indiana Jones film series. Ford is also known for his roles as Rick Deckard in the 1982 neo-noir ...more

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Age: 74

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Profession: Pilot, Film Producer, Carpenter, Actor

Credits: Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back, Blade Runner

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#24 on The Best Actors Working Today

#20 on The Best American Actors Working Today

#38 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#16 on The Best Living American Actors

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Mark Harmon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
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Thomas Mark Harmon is an American television and movie actor who has appeared in a wide variety of roles since the mid-1970s. Since 2003, Harmon has starred as former U.S. Marine Corps gunnery sergeant and sniper turned NCIS Special Agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs in the hit CBS series, NCIS, a role that ...more

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Age: 65

Birthplace: Burbank, California, United States of America

Profession: Television director, Television producer, Film Producer, Lifeguard Carpenter, + more

Credits: NCIS, Freaky Friday, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Chicago Hope

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#75 on The Best Living American Actors

#96 on The Most Trustworthy Celebrities in the World

#70 on Celebrities Who Should Run for President

#48 on The Hottest Men Over 40

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Jesus Christ is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
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Jesus, also referred to as Jesus of Nazareth, is the central figure of Christianity, whom the teachings of most Christian denominations hold to be the Son of God. Christianity regards Jesus as the awaited Messiah of the Old Testament and refers to him as Jesus Christ, a name that is also used in ...more

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Birthplace: Judea

Profession: Carpenter, Prophet, Preacher

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#1 on The All-Time Greatest People in History

#3 on People We Wish Were Still Alive

#32 on The Greatest Minds of All Time

#1 on The Most Influential People of All Time

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Adam Carolla is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
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Adam Lakers Carolla is an American comedian, radio personality, television host and actor. He hosts The Adam Carolla Show, a talk show distributed as a podcast which set the record as the "most downloaded podcast" as judged by Guinness World Records. Carolla co-hosted the syndicated radio call-in ...more

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Age: 52

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

Profession: Talk show host, Comedian, Television producer, Screenwriter Radio personality, + more

Credits: Jimmy Kimmel Live!, The Hammer, Catch a Contractor, The Man Show

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#53 on The Greatest Male Celebrity Role Models

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Nick Offerman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
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Nick Offerman is an American actor, writer, humorist, and carpenter widely known for his breakout role as Ron Swanson in the acclaimed NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation, for which he received the Television Critics Association Award for Individual Achievement in Comedy. ...more

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Age: 46

Birthplace: USA, Joliet, Illinois

Profession: Television producer, Carpenter, Film Producer, Screenwriter Actor, + more

Credits: Parks and Recreation^! We're the Millers^! 21 Jump Street^! Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

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#40 on The Greatest Male Celebrity Role Models

#17 on The Greatest Actors Who Have Never Won an Emmy (for Acting)

#19 on Who Should Be The Next Wolverine?

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Christopher Spring is a Canadian bobsledder who has competed since 2008. At the 2010 Winter Olympics, he competed for his country of birth, Australia and finished 22nd in the two-man event. ...more

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Age: 31

Birthplace: Darwin, Australia

Profession: Bobsleigher, Carpenter, Athlete

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Ronnie Biggs is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
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Ronald Arthur "Ronnie" Biggs was an English thief, known for his role in the Great Train Robbery of 1963, for his escape from prison in 1965, for living as a fugitive for 36 years and for his various publicity stunts while in exile. In 2001, he returned to the United Kingdom and spent several years ...more

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Age: Died at 84 (1929-2013)

Birthplace: England, London

Profession: Carpenter, Actor

Credits: Prisoner of Rio

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Carter Oosterhouse is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
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Carter Nicholas Oosterhouse is an American television personality and model, who was born in Traverse City, Michigan. Oosterhouse first gained national fame as a carpenter on the TLC series Trading Spaces and has hosted other home improvement and how-to television shows. As of 2008, he is the host ...more

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Age: 40

Birthplace: Traverse City, Michigan, USA

Profession: Fashion Model, Actor, TV Personality

Credits: Trading Spaces, Three Wishes, Carter Can, Summer Showdown The Inside Job

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