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

List features people like Hans Scholl and Nafez Assaily.

While this isn't a list of all male pacifists, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male pacifists?" and "Who are the best male pacifists?"
Albert Einstein is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Pacifists
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Albert Einstein was a German-born theoretical physicist. Einstein's work is also known for its influence on the philosophy of science. He developed the general theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics. Einstein is best known in popular culture for his mass–energy equivalence ...more

Age: Died at 76 (1879-1955)

Birthplace: Ulm, Germany

Profession: Mathematician, Physicist, Scientist, Theoretical Physicist, Author, + more

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John Lennon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Pacifists
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John Winston Ono Lennon MBE was an English singer and songwriter who rose to worldwide fame as a co-founder of the band the Beatles, the most commercially successful band in the history of popular music. With Paul McCartney, he formed a celebrated songwriting partnership. Born and raised in ...more

Age: Died at 40 (1940-1980)

Birthplace: Liverpool, United Kingdom

Profession: Activist, Film Score Composer, Record producer, Musician, Film Producer, + more

Credits: A Hard Day's Night, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, Yellow Submarine, Children of Men

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#29 on The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time

#6 on The Best Rock Vocalists

#9 on The Best Singers of All Time

#55 on The Greatest Classic Rock Bands

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Oscar Wilde is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Pacifists
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Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde was an Irish author, playwright and poet. After writing in different forms throughout the 1880s, he became one of London's most popular playwrights in the early 1890s. Today he is remembered for his epigrams, his novel The Picture of Dorian Gray, his plays, as ...more

Age: Died at 46 (1854-1900)

Birthplace: Dublin, Republic of Ireland

Profession: Poet, Journalist, Writer, Playwright

Credits: Dorian Gray, An Ideal Husband, The Importance of Being Earnest, The Selfish Giant

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#11 on The Best Writers of All Time

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#67 on People We Wish Were Still Alive

#33 on The Greatest Poets of All Time

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Leo Tolstoy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Pacifists
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Count Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy, commonly referred to as Leo Tolstoy, was a Russian novelist, short story writer, essayist, playwright and philosopher who primarily wrote novels and short stories. Tolstoy was a master of realistic fiction and is widely considered one of the greatest novelists of all ...more

Age: Died at 82 (1828-1910)

Birthplace: Yasnaya Polyana, Russia

Profession: Novelist, Author, Essayist, Writer, Philosopher, + more

Credits: Anna Karenina, War and Peace, War and Peace, L'argent

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#3 on The Best Writers of All Time

#3 on The Best Novelists of All Time

#37 on The Greatest Minds of All Time

#15 on The Best Short Story Writers of All Time

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