Famous Male Carpenters

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

This list features people like Jesus and John MacKillop.

While this isn't a list of all male carpenters, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male carpenters?" and "Who are the best male carpenters?"

  • Jesus Christ
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    Jesus (c. 4 BC – c. AD 30 / 33), also referred to as Jesus of Nazareth and Jesus Christ, was a first-century Jewish preacher and religious leader. He is the central figure of Christianity. Most Christians believe he is the incarnation of God the Son and the awaited Messiah (Christ) prophesied in the Old Testament.Virtually all modern scholars of antiquity agree that Jesus existed historically, although the quest for the historical Jesus has produced little agreement on the historical reliability of the Gospels and on how closely the Jesus portrayed in the Bible reflects the historical Jesus. Jesus was a Galilean Jew who was baptized by John the Baptist and began his own ministry. He ...more
    • Birthplace: Judea
  • Adam Carolla
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    Adam Carolla (; born May 27, 1964) is an American comedian, radio personality, television host, actor, podcaster, and director. He hosts The Adam Carolla Show, a talk show distributed as a podcast which set the record as the "most downloaded podcast" as judged by Guinness World Records in 2011.Carolla co-hosted the syndicated radio call-in program Loveline from 1995 to 2005 as well as the show's television incarnation on MTV from 1996 to 2000. He was the co-host and co-creator of the television program The Man Show (1999–2004), and the co-creator and a regular performer on the television show Crank Yankers (2002–2007). He hosted The Adam Carolla Project, a home improvement television ...more
    • Age: 58
    • Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
  • Nicholas Offerman (born June 26, 1970) is an American actor, writer, comedian, and carpenter who is known for his role as Ron Swanson in the NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation, for which he received the Television Critics Association Award for Individual Achievement in Comedy and was twice nominated for the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series. Offerman is also known for his role in The Founder, in which he portrays Dick McDonald, one of the brothers who developed the fast food chain McDonald's. His first major television role since the end of Parks and Recreation was as Karl Weathers in the FX series Fargo, for which he received a Critics' Choice ...more
    • Age: 52
    • Birthplace: Joliet, Illinois, United States of America
  • Christopher Spring
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    Christopher Spring

    Christopher "Chris" Spring (born 6 March 1984) is a Canadian bobsledder who has competed since 2008. At the 2010 Winter Olympics, he competed for his country of birth, Australia and finished 22nd in the two-man event.
    • Age: 38
    • Birthplace: Darwin, Australia
  • Ronnie Biggs
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    Ronald Arthur Biggs (8 August 1929 – 18 December 2013) was one of the men who planned and carried out the Great Train Robbery of 1963. He subsequently became notorious for his escape from prison in 1965, living as a fugitive for 36 years, and for his various publicity stunts while in exile. In 2001, he returned to the United Kingdom and spent several years in prison, where his health rapidly declined. Biggs was released from prison on compassionate grounds in August 2009 and died in a nursing home in December 2013.
    • Age: Dec. at 84 (1929-2013)
    • Birthplace: Stockwell, London, United Kingdom
  • Carter Oosterhouse
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    Carter Nicholas Oosterhouse (born September 19, 1976) is an American television personality and model, who was born in Traverse City, Michigan. Oosterhouse first gained national fame as a carpenter on the TLC series Trading Spaces and has hosted other home improvement and how-to television shows. In 2008, he was host of three HGTV network shows: Carter Can, Red Hot & Green, and Million Dollar Room.
    • Age: 46
    • Birthplace: Traverse City, Michigan, USA