List of famous male bricklayers, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male bricklayers list contains the most prominent and top males known for being bricklayers. There are thousand of males working as bricklayers in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic bricklayers have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a bricklayer then the people below should give you inspiration.
These people, like Jack Fitzgerald and Don Samuelson include images when available.While this isn't a list of all male bricklayers, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male bricklayers?" and "Who are the best male bricklayers?"
Giuseppe "Joe" Zangara (September 7, 1900 – March 20, 1933) was an Italian immigrant and naturalized citizen of the United States who attempted to assassinate then-President-elect Franklin D. Roosevelt on February 15, 1933, seventeen days before Roosevelt's inauguration. During a night speech by Roosevelt in Miami, Florida, Zangara fired five shots with a handgun he had purchased a couple of days before. He missed his target and instead injured five bystanders, mortally wounding Anton Cermak, the Mayor of Chicago. ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 33 (1900-1933)
Birthplace: Ferruzzano, Italysee more on Giuseppe Zangara
Pietro Di Donato (April 3, 1911–January 19, 1992) was an American writer and bricklayer best known for his novel, Christ in Concrete, which recounts the life and times of his bricklayer father, Geremio, who was killed in 1923 in a building collapse. The book, which portrayed the world of New York's Italian-American construction workers during The Great Depression, was hailed by critics in the United States and abroad as a metaphor for the immigrant experience in America, and cast di Donato as one of the most celebrated Italian American novelists of the mid-20th century. ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 81 (1911-1992)
Birthplace: West Hoboken, New Jerseysee more on Pietro di Donato