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

This list below has a variety of people, like Robert Ludvigovich Bartini and Louis Blériot, in it.

While this isn't a list of all male aerospace engineers, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male aerospace engineers?" and "Who are the best male aerospace engineers?"
Elon Musk is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Aerospace Engineers
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Elon Reeve Musk is a South African-born, Canadian-American entrepreneur, engineer, inventor and investor. He is the CEO and CTO of SpaceX, CEO and chief product architect of Tesla Motors, and chairman of SolarCity. He is the founder of SpaceX and a cofounder of Paypal, Inc., Tesla Motors, and Zip2. ...more

Age: 45

Birthplace: Pretoria, South Africa

Profession: Businessperson, Investor, Entrepreneur, Film Producer, Inventor, + more

Credits: Machete Kills, Revenge of the Electric Car, Thank You for Smoking, The Fourth Revolution: Energy

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Wernher von Braun is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Aerospace Engineers
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Wernher Magnus Maximilian, Freiherr von Braun was a German and later American aerospace engineer and space architect, but made his greatest contributions as an aerospace program manager. He was one of the leading figures in the development of rocket technology in Germany and the United States and is ...more

Age: Died at 65 (1912-1977)

Birthplace: Wyrzysk, Poland

Profession: Physicist, Scientist, Aerospace Engineer, Rocket scientist, Writer

Credits: Sputnik Mania, The Search for Truth

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Alexander P. de Seversky is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Aerospace Engineers
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Alexander Nikolaievich Prokofiev de Seversky was a Russian-American aviation pioneer, inventor, and influential advocate of strategic air power. ...more

Age: Died at 80 (1894-1974)

Birthplace: Tbilisi, Georgia

Profession: Pilot, Businessperson, Inventor, Aerospace Engineer, Author, + more

Credits: Victory Through Air Power

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Robert H. Goddard is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Aerospace Engineers
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Robert Hutchings Goddard was an American engineer, professor, physicist, and inventor who is credited with creating and building the world's first liquid-fueled rocket, which he successfully launched on March 16, 1926. Goddard and his team launched 34 rockets between 1926 and 1941, achieving ...more

Age: Died at 63 (1882-1945)

Birthplace: Area code 774, United States of America, United States, with Territories, Area code 508, + more

Profession: Physicist, Professor, Inventor, Scientist, Aerospace Engineer

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