Photo: Tinseltown/Shutterstock

fashion Famous Male Designers

14.9k views 507 items Embed

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

The list you're viewing has a variety of people in it, like Frank Thiessen and Richard Garriott.

While this isn't a list of all male designers, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male designers?" and "Who are the best male designers?"
Kanye West is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Designers
Photo:  Chelsea Lauren/Getty Images

Kanye Omari West is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, director, painter, entrepreneur, and fashion designer. West first gained prominence as a producer for Roc-A-Fella Records; he achieved recognition for his work on rapper Jay-Z's The Blueprint, as well as hit singles for ...more

Age: 39

Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Profession: Film Score Composer, Fashion designer, Record producer, Businessperson, Songwriter, + more

Credits: The Great Gatsby, Mission: Impossible III, The Hangover, The Hangover Part II

Also Ranked

#44 on The Most Iconic Celebrity First Names

#3 on Celebrities Who Just Seem Crazy to You

#60 on Celebrities Whose Lives You Want

#64 on The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor

see more on Kanye West
Lil Wayne is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Designers
Photo:  Reginae Carter/via

Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr., known by his stage name Lil Wayne, is an American rapper, songwriter, and entrepreneur from New Orleans, Louisiana. In 1991, at the age of nine, Lil Wayne joined Cash Money Records as the youngest member of the label, and half of the duo The B.G.'z, alongside fellow New ...more

Age: 34

Birthplace: Hollygrove, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

Profession: Record producer, Businessperson, Songwriter, Rapper, Entrepreneur, + more

Credits: Fast & Furious 6, The Interview, The Wrestler, Magic Mike XXL

Also Ranked

#52 on The Druggiest Rock Stars of All Time

#9 on The Rappers with the Dirtiest Rhymes

#24 on The Greatest Rappers of All Time

#91 on The Dopest Rappers of the '90s

see more on Lil Wayne
Steve Jobs is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Designers
Photo: Matthew Yohe/via Wikimedia Commons

Steven Paul Jobs was an American entrepreneur, marketer, and inventor, who was the cofounder, chairman, and CEO of Apple Inc. Through Apple, he was widely recognized as a charismatic and design-driven pioneer of the personal computer revolution and for his influential career in the computer and ...more

Age: Died at 56 (1955-2011)

Birthplace: California, United States of America

Profession: Businessperson, Entrepreneur, Inventor, Designer

Credits: Steve Jobs: The Lost Interview, The Pixar Story, Toy Story, The Triumph of the Nerds: The Rise of Accidental Empires

Also Ranked

#1 on The Most Irreplaceable CEOs in the World

#51 on People We Wish Were Still Alive

#72 on The Most Influential People of All Time

#50 on The Most Psychedelic People Ever

see more on Steve Jobs
Arnold Palmer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Designers
Photo: Freebase/Public domain

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

Also Ranked

#4 on The Best Golfers Of All Time

#6 on The Best Putters in Golf History

#3 on The 10 Best Ryder Cup Players of All Time

#5 on The Top 10 Renegade Golf Moments Of All Time

see more on Arnold Palmer