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

A list made up of people like Richard Thomas and John Wamsley.

While this isn't a list of all male environmentalists, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male environmentalists?" and "Who are the best male environmentalists?"
Pierce Brosnan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Environmentalists
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Pierce Brendan Brosnan, is an Irish-American actor, film producer and environmentalist. After leaving comprehensive school at 16, Brosnan began training in commercial illustration. He then went on to train at the Drama Centre in London for three years. Following a stage acting career he rose to popularity in the television series Remington Steele, which blended the genres of romantic comedy, drama, and detective procedural. After Remington Steele, Brosnan appeared in films such as the spy film The Fourth Protocol and the comedy Mrs. Doubtfire. In 1994, he became the fifth actor to portray secret agent James Bond in the Eon Productions film series, starring in four Bond films. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 65

Birthplace: Drogheda, Republic of Ireland

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James Cameron is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Environmentalists
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James Francis Cameron is a Canadian filmmaker, inventor, engineer, philanthropist, and deep-sea explorer who has directed the two biggest box office films of all time. He first found major success with the science-fiction hit The Terminator. He then became a popular Hollywood director and was hired to write and direct Aliens; three years later he followed up with The Abyss. He found further critical acclaim for his use of special effects in Terminator 2: Judgment Day. After his film True Lies Cameron took on his biggest film at the time, Titanic, which earned him Academy Awards for Best Picture, Best Director and Film Editing. After Titanic, Cameron began a project that took almost 10 years ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 64

Birthplace: Kapuskasing, Canada

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#12 on The Greatest Living Directors, Ranked

#29 on The Greatest Directors in Movie History

#8 on The Greatest Directors of the 1980s

#6 on The Best Directors of the '90s

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Ed Begley, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Environmentalists
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Edward James "Ed" Begley, Jr. is an American actor and environmentalist. Begley has appeared in hundreds of films, television shows, and stage performances. He is best known for his role as Dr. Victor Ehrlich, on the television series St. Elsewhere, for which he received six consecutive Emmy Award nominations, and his most recent reality show about green living called Living With Ed on Planet Green with his wife. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 69

Birthplace: Los Angeles, USA, California

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David Attenborough is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Environmentalists
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Sir David Frederick Attenborough OM CH CVO CBE FRS FZS FSA is an English broadcaster and naturalist. He is best known for writing and presenting the nine Life series, in conjunction with the BBC Natural History Unit, which collectively form a comprehensive survey of animal and plant life on the planet. He is also a former senior manager at the BBC, having served as controller of BBC Two and director of programming for BBC Television in the 1960s and 1970s. He is the only person to have won BAFTAs for programmes in each of black and white, colour, HD, and 3D. Attenborough is widely considered a national treasure in Britain, although he himself does not like the term. In 2002 he was named ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 92

Birthplace: Isleworth, London, United Kingdom

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