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

List includes Bernhard Siegfried Albinus, Raymond Dart and more.

While this isn't a list of all male anatomists, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male anatomists?" and "Who are the best male anatomists?"
Leonardo da Vinci is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Anatomists
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Leonardo di ser Piero da Vinci was an Italian polymath, painter, sculptor, architect, musician, mathematician, engineer, inventor, anatomist, geologist, cartographer, botanist, and writer. He is widely considered to be one of the greatest painters of all time and perhaps the most diversely talented ...more

Age: Died at 67 (1452-1519)

Birthplace: Vinci, Italy

Profession: Military Engineer, Musician, Scientist, Inventor, Architect, + more

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Nicolas Steno is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Anatomists
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Nicolas Steno was a Danish scientist, a pioneer in both anatomy and geology who became Catholic bishop in his later years. Steno was trained in the classical texts on science; however, by 1659 he seriously questioned accepted knowledge of the natural world. Importantly he questioned explanations for ...more

Age: Died at 48 (1638-1686)

Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark

Profession: Anatomist, Geologist

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Raymond Dart is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Anatomists
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Raymond Arthur Dart was an Australian anatomist and anthropologist, best known for his involvement in the 1924 discovery of the first fossil ever found of Australopithecus africanus, an extinct hominid closely related to humans, at Taung in the North of South Africa in the province Northwest. ...more

Age: Died at 95 (1893-1988)

Birthplace: Australasia, Toowong, Australia, Queensland

Profession: Anthropologist, Anatomist

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Albrecht von Haller is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Anatomists
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Albrecht von Haller was a Swiss anatomist, physiologist, naturalist and poet. A pupil of Herman Boerhaave, he is often referred to as "the father of modern physiology." ...more

Age: Died at 69 (1708-1777)

Birthplace: Bern, Switzerland

Profession: Physiologist, Anatomist, Naturalist

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