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List Rules Only open to those who have won a series of CBS's "Survivor." Vote for the top champions.

List of the top contestants who have won a season of the reality TV series "Survivor." This list includes all Survivor winners - the champions who have proven to be the toughest, wiliest and fiercest competitors. The 26th season of "Survivor" - to be called "Survivor: Caramoan — Fans vs. Favorites" - debuted on US television in February 2013. This list contains the 24 "Survivor" winners, including Sandra Diaz-Twine, the only "Survivor" castaway to win two seasons. (Diaz-Twine took the prize in "Survivor: Heroes vs. Villains" which pit two tribes of returning players against one another.)

The American show "Survivor" - which debuted in the summer of 2000 on CBS - is based on the Swedish TV series "Expedition Robinson" which was originally aired in 1997. The reality competition show begins with a group of strangers placed in an isolated location (often tropical). Often, these contestants are split into teams (called "tribes"). They must then figure out how to survive in the harsh environment - finding food and water, building shelter, and so forth - while competing against the other team in challenges to earn rewards. Competitions also determine which contestants will receive "immunity," meaning they cannot be expelled from the game by their fellow contestants for that week. The season's champion is typically determined by a jury made up of contestants who have been voted off, and receives a $1 million prize.

"Survivor" seasons have been set all around the world, including Africa, Borneo, Thailand, The Amazon, Palau, the Cook Islands and China. The 23rd and 24th seasons were both set in Upolu, Samoa.

So who is the greatest Survivor winner of all time? That's up to you to decide.

Also check out our Ultimate List of the Best Overall Survivor Seasons

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1,367 815
Parvati Shallow is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Survivor, Around the World for Free

2
1,330 796
Rob Mariano is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
The Amazing Race, Survivor, Sci Fi Investigates

3
1,257 776
Sandra Diaz-Twine is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Sandra Diaz-Twine

4
952 504
Yul Kwon is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Survivor, America Revealed, LinkAsia

5
942 611
Kim Spradlin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Survivor

6
761 572
Tom Westman is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Survivor

7
684 548
Todd Herzog is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Survivor

8
723 650
Richard Hatch is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
The Streets of San Francisco, The Apprentice, Survivor

9
726 558
James Thomas, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners

10
742 349
Tony Vlachos is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
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11
734 365
Natalie Anderson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
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12
602 550
Ethan Zohn is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Survivor, Kill Reality

13
673 577
Tina Wesson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Survivor

14
682 476
Tyson Apostol is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners

15
666 378
John Cochran is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
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16
659 471
Denise Stapley is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Survivor

17
549 530
Danni Boatwright is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Survivor

18
523 511
Aras Baskauskas is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Survivor

19
496 505
Earl Cole is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Survivor

20
403 590
Chris Daugherty is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Survivor

21
427 595
Brian Heidik is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Survivor

22
588 623
Amber Brkich is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Survivor, Rob & Amber: Against the Odds

23
488 596
Robert Crowley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Survivor

24
483 553
Jenna Morasca is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Fear Factor, Survivor, Celebrity Paranormal Project

25
489 644
Natalie White is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Survivor

26
476 596
Sophie Clarke is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Survivor

27
410 142
Sarah Lacina is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
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Winner - Game Changers Fiji

28
125 53
Wendell Holland is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
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Survivor Ghost Island

29
242 176
Ben Driebergen is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Ben Driebergen

Season 35 - Heroes vs. Healers vs. Hustlers

30
371 688
Jud Birza is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners

31
329 658
Vecepia Towery is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Survivor

32
181 141
Adam Klein is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Adam Klein

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1 0
Mike Holloway is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The All-Time Greatest Survivor Winners
Dino3196 added Mike Holloway

Survivor Worlds Apart