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List of famous personal trainers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top personal trainers in the world? This includes the most prominent personal trainers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. Fitness fans will also enjoy our lists of celebrities who do P90X and pictures of sexy fitness models. This list of notable personal trainers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic personal trainers 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 personal trainers.

This list below has a variety of notable male and female personal trainers, like Jillian Michaels and Lou Ferrigno, in it, but if you see any famous trainers who are missing feel free to add them below. Featuring celebrity trainers, home workout experts, and popular fitness instructors, this list has them all! 

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

Richard Simmons is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Personal Trainers
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Milton Teagle Simmons, better known as Richard Simmons, is an American fitness personality and actor. Simmons promotes weight-loss programs, prominently through his Sweatin' to the Oldies line of aerobics videos and is known for his eccentric, flamboyant, and energetic personality. Simmons began his ...more

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Age: 68

Birthplace: USA, New Orleans, Louisiana

Profession: Voice acting, Writer

Credits: What Women Want, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Movie, Sweatin' to the Oldies: Vol. 2

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#29 on The Best Ever Howard Stern Interviews

#11 on The Best Frequent Howard Stern Guests

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Jillian Michaels is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Personal Trainers
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Jillian Michaels is an American personal trainer, businesswoman, author and television personality from Los Angeles, California. Michaels is best known for her appearances on NBC's The Biggest Loser and Losing It with Jillian. She is also known for her appearance on the talk show The Doctors. ...more

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Age: 43

Birthplace: Los Angeles, USA, California

Profession: Talk show host, Television producer, Film Producer, Actor Personal trainer, + more

Credits: The Biggest Loser^!Jillian Michaels - 30 Day Shred^!Just Jillian^!Super Bowl's Greatest Commercials 2012

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Kiana Tom is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Personal Trainers
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Kiana Tom is a television host, fitness expert, author, actress, and businesswoman. She is best known as the hostess and creator of Kiana's Flex Appeal on ESPN. ...more

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Age: 52

Birthplace: Maui, Hawaii, United States of America

Profession: Fitness professional, Entrepreneur, Author, Actor Personal trainer, + more

Credits: Universal Soldier: The Return

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Lou Ferrigno is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Personal Trainers
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Louis Jude "Lou" Ferrigno is an American actor, fitness trainer/consultant, and retired professional bodybuilder. As a bodybuilder, Ferrigno won an IFBB Mr. America title and two consecutive IFBB Mr. Universe titles, and appeared in the bodybuilding documentary Pumping Iron. As an actor, he is best ...more

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Age: 65

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

Profession: Bodybuilder, Actor, Personal trainer, Voice acting

Credits: The Incredible Hulk, The Incredible Hulk, Hulk, Pumping Iron

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#11 on The Best Actors in Live-Action Comic Book TV Shows

#5 on The Best Former Athletes Turned Actors

#50 on If You Fought To The Death, Who Would You Want By Your Side?

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Denise Austin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Personal Trainers
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Denise Austin is an American fitness instructor, author, columnist, and former member of the President's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports. ...more

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Age: 58

Birthplace: San Pedro, Los Angeles, USA, California

Profession: Fitness professional, Entrepreneur, Personal trainer, Writer

Credits: Denise Austin: Tone & Tighten, Denise Austin: Shrink Your Fat Zones: Pilates, Denise Austin: Mat Workout Based on the Work of J.H. Pilates, Denise Austin: Hit the Spot: Core Complete Denise Austin: Quick Burn Cardio, + more

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Susan Powter is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Personal Trainers
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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

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

Credits: The Susan Powter Show

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Bob Harper is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Personal Trainers
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Robert "Bob" Harper is an American personal trainer and author. He appears on the American television series The Biggest Loser. ...more

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Age: 51

Birthplace: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

Profession: Actor, Personal trainer

Credits: The Biggest Loser, The Biggest Loser - Season 2, The Biggest Loser, The Biggest Loser: The Workout: Cardio Max The Biggest Loser: Power Sculpt, + more

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Michelle Heaton is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Personal Trainers
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Michelle Christine Heaton is a British pop singer, actress, television personality, personal trainer and glamour model. Heaton was a member of the pop group Liberty X from 2001 until they announced their split in 2007: they reformed one year later for a small gig. In October 2012 it was confirmed ...more

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Age: 37

Birthplace: Gateshead, United Kingdom

Profession: Singer-songwriter, Model, Actor, Personal trainer Singer, + more

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