Famous Male Pirates

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

This list has a variety of people in it, from Salih Reis to Benjamin Hornigold. These names of famous male pirates might sound familiar. 

While this isn't a list of all male pirates, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male pirates?" and "Who are the best male pirates?"
      • Age: 71
      • Birthplace: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    • Bartholomew Roberts
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      • Age: Dec. at 39 (1682-1722)
      • Birthplace: Pembrokeshire, United Kingdom
    • Henry Every
      Photo: Metaweb (FB) / Public domain
      • Birthplace: Newton Ferrers, United Kingdom