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

List ranges from Henry Ford II to Nils Gustaf Dalén and more.

While this isn't a list of all male industrialists, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male industrialists?" and "Who are the best male industrialists?"
Henry Ford is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Industrialists
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Henry Ford was an American industrialist, the founder of the Ford Motor Company, and sponsor of the development of the assembly line technique of mass production. Although Ford did not invent the automobile or the assembly line, he developed and manufactured the first automobile that many middle ...more

Age: Died at 84 (1863-1947)

Birthplace: Greenfield Township, Wayne County, Michigan

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Oskar Schindler is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Industrialists
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Oskar Schindler was an ethnic German industrialist, spy, and member of the Nazi Party who is credited with saving the lives of 1,200 Jews during the Holocaust by employing them in his enamelware and ammunitions factories, which were located in occupied Poland and the Protectorate of Bohemia and ...more

Age: Died at 66 (1908-1974)

Birthplace: Svitavy, Czech Republic

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Ernst Werner von Siemens is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Industrialists
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Ernst Werner Siemens was a German inventor and industrialist. Siemens’s name has been adopted as the SI unit of electrical conductance, the siemens. He was also the founder of the electrical and telecommunications company Siemens. ...more

Age: Died at 76 (1816-1892)

Birthplace: Gehrden, Germany

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Manoel Cândido Pinto de Oliveira GCSE, GCIH was a Portuguese film director and screenwriter born in Cedofeita, Porto. He first began making films in 1927, when he and some friends attempted to make a film about World War I. In 1931 he completed his first film Douro, Faina Fluvial, a documentary ...more

Birthplace: Cedofeita, Portugal

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