POPULAR List of Famous Ministers Of Religion

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

List ranges from Jesse Jackson to Fred Rogers, plus much more.

From reputable, prominent, and well known minister of religions to the lesser known minister of religions of today, these are some of the best professionals in the minister of religion field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous minister of religions ever?" and "What are the names of famous minister of religions?" then you're in the right place. (377 items)
Kathy Griffin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Ministers Of Religion
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Kathleen Mary "Kathy" Griffin is an American actress, comedian, writer, producer, and television host. Born in Chicago, Illinois, she moved to Los Angeles in 1978, where she studied drama at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute and became a member of the improvisational comedy troupe The ...more

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Age: 56

Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, United States of America

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

Credits: Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List, Pulp Fiction, Kathy, It's Pat

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Al Sharpton is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Ministers Of Religion
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Alfred Charles "Al" Sharpton Jr. is an American Baptist minister, civil rights activist, television/radio talk show host and a trusted White House adviser who, according to 60 Minutes, has become President Barack Obama's "go-to black leader." In 2004, he was a candidate for the Democratic nomination ...more

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Age: 62

Birthplace: Brownsville, New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Politician, Actor, Presenter, Minister of religion

Credits: Politics Nation with Al Sharpton, The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till, Sharp Talk, Bamboozled

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Jesse Jackson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Ministers Of Religion
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Jesse Louis Jackson, Sr. is an American civil rights activist and Baptist minister. He was a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1984 and 1988 and served as a shadow U.S. Senator for the District of Columbia from 1991 to 1997. He is the founder of the organizations that merged to ...more

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Age: 75

Birthplace: Greenville, South Carolina, United States of America

Profession: Politician, Film Producer, Minister of religion, American football player

Credits: Both Sides with Jesse Jackson, Split: A Divided America, Mahalia Jackson: The Power and the Glory, Law & Disorder: The Insanity Defense

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Martin Luther King, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Ministers Of Religion
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Martin Luther King Jr. (born Michael King Jr., January 15, 1929 – April 4, 1968) was an American Baptist minister and activist who was a leader in the Civil Rights Movement. He is best known for his role in the advancement of civil rights using nonviolent civil disobedience based on his Christian ...more

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Age: Died at 39 (1929-1968)

Birthplace: Georgia, USA, Atlanta

Profession: Civil rights activist, Writer, Minister of religion

Credits: Freedom Writers, I Am Curious (Yellow), The UCLA Dynasty, Pariah

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Mike Huckabee is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Ministers Of Religion
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Michael Dale "Mike" Huckabee is an American politician who served as the 44th Governor of Arkansas. He was a candidate in the 2008 United States Republican presidential primaries, winning the 2008 Iowa Republican caucuses and finishing second in delegate count and third in both popular vote and ...more

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Age: 61

Birthplace: Hope, Arkansas, United States of America

Profession: Public speaker, Commentator, Politician, Musician Author, + more

Credits: Huckabee, Fox and Friends, An Inconvenient Tax, Action Hero Makeover

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T. D. Jakes is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Ministers Of Religion
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Bishop T.D. Jakes is a film producer and an actor. ...more

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Age: 59

Birthplace: South Charleston, West Virginia, United States of America

Profession: Evangelist, Film Producer, Author, Actor Televangelist, + more

Credits: Not Easily Broken, Sparkle, Jumping the Broom, Woman Thou Art Loosed Winnie, + more

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George Foreman is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Ministers Of Religion
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George Edward Foreman (nicknamed "Big George"[2]) (born January 10, 1949) is a retired American professional boxer, former two-time World Heavyweight Champion, Olympic gold medalist, ordained Baptist minister, author, and entrepreneur. After a troubled childhood, Foreman took up boxing and was a ...more

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Age: 68

Birthplace: Marshall, Texas, United States of America

Profession: Entrepreneur, Author, Actor, Professional Boxer Minister of religion

Credits: When We Were Kings, Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian, Facing Ali, Cinderella Man: The Real Jim Braddock Story

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Anthony Perkins is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Ministers Of Religion
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Anthony Perkins was an American actor and singer. He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his second film, Friendly Persuasion, but is best known for playing Norman Bates in Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho and its three sequels. His other films include The Trial, Fear Strikes ...more

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Age: Died at 60 (1932-1992)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Musician, Actor, Singer, Minister of religion

Credits: Psycho, The Trial, Psycho II, The Black Hole

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