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

List people include Alfred V. Kidder, Hallam L. Movius and more.

While this isn't a list of all male archaeologists, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male archaeologists?" and "Who are the best male archaeologists?"
Thomas Jefferson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Archaeologists
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Thomas Jefferson was an American Founding Father, the principal author of the Declaration of Independence, and the third President of the United States. He was a spokesman for democracy, and embraced the principles of republicanism and the rights of the individual with worldwide influence. At the ...more

Age: Died at 83 (1743-1826)

Birthplace: Shadwell, Virginia, United States of America

Profession: Statesman, Inventor, Author, Farmer, Architect, + more

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Jesse Fewkes is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Archaeologists
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Jesse Walter Fewkes was an American anthropologist, archaeologist, writer and naturalist. ...more

Age: Died at 80 (1850-1930)

Birthplace: Newton, Massachusetts, United States of America

Profession: Anthropologist, Archaeologist

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Jerald T. Milanich is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Archaeologists
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Jerald T. Milanich is an American anthropologist and archaeologist, specializing in Native American culture in Florida. He is Curator Emeritus of Archaeology at the Florida Museum of Natural History at the University of Florida in Gainesville; Adjunct Professor, Department of Anthropology, College ...more

Birthplace: United States of America

Profession: Anthropologist, Archaeologist

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Ignace Gelb is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Archaeologists
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Ignace Jay Gelb was a Polish-American ancient historian and Assyriologist who pioneered the scientific study of writing systems. ...more

Age: Died at 78 (1907-1985)

Birthplace: Tarnów, Poland

Profession: Historian, Archaeologist

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