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

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While this isn't a list of all male drug lords, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male drug lords?" and "Who are the best male drug lords?"
Pablo Escobar is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Drug Lords
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Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria was a notorious and wealthy Colombian drug lord and an exclusive cocaine trafficker. In 1983, he had a short-lived career in Colombian politics. Known as "The King of Cocaine", he is regarded as the wealthiest criminal in history, with an estimated net-worth of US$30 billion by the early 1990s. ...more

Age: Died at 44 (1949-1993)

Birthplace: Rionegro, Colombia

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Frank Lucas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Drug Lords
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Frank Lucas appeared in 2007 tv program Gangland. ...more

Age: 87

Birthplace: La Grange, North Carolina, United States of America

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Leroy Barnes is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Drug Lords
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Leroy Nicholas "Nicky" Barnes is an American former criminal, later turned government informant, who led the notorious African-American New York-based criminal organization known as The Council, which controlled the heroin trade in Harlem. In 2007 he released a book, Mr. Untouchable, written with Tom Folsom, and a documentary DVD of the same title about his life. ...more

Age: 84

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York, Harlem

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Kenneth McGriff is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Drug Lords
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Kenneth McGriff


Kenneth "Supreme" McGriff is a convicted American drug trafficker and organized crime figure. McGriff came to prominence in the early 1980s when he formed his own crack distributing organization which he called the Supreme Team based in the South Jamaica section of Queens, New York. Under McGriff's leadership, the gang's numbers swelled to the hundreds and came to control the crack-cocaine trade in the Baisley Park Houses, the neighborhood where McGriff was raised. In 1987, McGriff was arrested following a joint state and federal investigation and in 1989 pleaded guilty to engaging in a Continuing Criminal Enterprise. He was sentenced to 12 years incarceration. McGriff was released from ...more

Age: 57

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America