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

Examples of people on this list: William White, Robert Schuiten and many more.

While this isn't a list of all male architects, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male architects?" and "Who are the best male architects?"
Leonardo da Vinci is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Architects
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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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Thomas Jefferson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Architects
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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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Arnold Palmer is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Architects
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Arnold Daniel Palmer is a retired American professional golfer, who is generally regarded as one of the greatest players in men's professional golf history. He has won numerous events on both the PGA Tour and Champions Tour, dating back to 1955. Nicknamed "The King", he is one of golf's most popular ...more

Age: 87

Birthplace: Latrobe, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Profession: Designer, Professional golfer, Architect

Credits: June 17th, 1994, Call Me Bwana, Pinehurst, Chicken Soup: Conversations for the Golfer's Soul, + more

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Michelangelo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Architects
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Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni, commonly known as Michelangelo, was an Italian sculptor, painter, architect, poet, and engineer of the High Renaissance who exerted an unparalleled influence on the development of Western art. Considered the greatest living artist in his lifetime, he has ...more

Age: Died at 89 (1475-1564)

Birthplace: Caprese Michelangelo, Italy

Profession: Sculptor, Painter, Poet, Architect, Artist, + more

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