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List of famous male advocates, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male advocates list contains the most prominent and top males known for being advocates. There are thousand of males working as advocates in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic advocates have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a advocate then the people below should give you inspiration.

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While this isn't a list of all male advocates, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male advocates?" and "Who are the best male advocates?"
Michael J. Fox is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Advocates
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Michael J. Fox, OC is a Canadian-American actor, author, producer, and advocate. With a film and television career spanning from the 1970s, Fox's roles have included Marty McFly from the Back to the Future trilogy; Alex P. Keaton from Family Ties, for which he won three Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Award; and Mike Flaherty in Spin City, for which he won an Emmy, three Golden Globes, and two Screen Actors Guild Awards. Fox was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease in 1991 and disclosed his condition to the public in 1998. Fox semi-retired from acting in 2000 as the symptoms of his disease worsened. He has since become an advocate for research toward finding a cure; he created the Michael J. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 56

Birthplace: Edmonton, Canada

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Tavis Smiley is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Advocates
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Tavis Smiley is an American talk show host, author, liberal political commentator, entrepreneur, advocate and philanthropist. Smiley was born in Gulfport, Mississippi, and grew up in Bunker Hill, Indiana. After attending Indiana University, he worked during the late 1980s as an aide to Tom Bradley, the mayor of Los Angeles. Smiley became a radio commentator in 1991, and starting in 1996, he hosted the talk show BET Talk on BET. After Smiley sold an exclusive interview of Sara Jane Olson to ABC News in 2001, BET declined to renew Smiley's contract that year. Smiley then began hosting The Tavis Smiley Show on NPR and currently hosts Tavis Smiley on PBS on the weekdays and "The Tavis Smiley ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 53

Birthplace: Gulfport, Mississippi, United States of America

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Adagur H. Vishwanath is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Advocates
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Adagooru Huchegowda Vishwanath is an Indian politician and a former Member of Parliament of India. Vishwanath was member of the 15th Lok Sabha of India and represented the Mysore constituency of Karnataka. He is a member of the Indian National Congress political party. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 69

Birthplace: Krishnarajanagara, India

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Malcolm Rifkind is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Advocates
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Sir Malcolm Leslie Rifkind, KCMG, QC, is a British politician and former Member of Parliament for Kensington, and since February 2015 has been suspended from the Conservative Party. He served in various roles as a cabinet minister under Prime Ministers Margaret Thatcher and John Major, including Secretary of State for Scotland, Defence Secretary and Foreign Secretary. Rifkind was the MP for Edinburgh Pentlands from 1974 to 1997. In 1997, his party lost power and he lost his seat to the Labour Party. He attempted - unsuccessfully - to be re-elected in Pentlands in 2001; the constituency was abolished before the 2005 general election and he was adopted, and subsequently elected, as the ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 71

Birthplace: Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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