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

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While this isn't a list of all male soldiers, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male soldiers?" and "Who are the best male soldiers?"
Adolf Hitler is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Soldiers
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Adolf Hitler was an Austrian-born German politician who was the leader of the Nazi Party. He was chancellor of Germany from 1933 to 1945 and Führer of Nazi Germany from 1934 to 1945. As effective dictator of Nazi Germany, Hitler was at the centre of World War II in Europe, and the Holocaust. Hitler was a decorated veteran of World War I. He joined the German Workers' Party in 1919, and became leader of the NSDAP in 1921. In 1923, he attempted a coup in Munich to seize power. The failed coup resulted in Hitler's imprisonment, during which time he wrote his autobiography and political manifesto Mein Kampf. After his release in 1924, Hitler gained popular support by attacking the Treaty of ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 56 (1889-1945)

Birthplace: Braunau am Inn, Austria

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Winston Churchill is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Soldiers
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Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill, KG, OM, CH, TD, DL, FRS, RA was a British politician who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945 and again from 1951 to 1955. Widely regarded as one of the greatest wartime leaders of the 20th century, Churchill was also an officer in the British Army, a historian, a writer, and an artist. He won the Nobel Prize in Literature, and was the first person to be made an honorary citizen of the United States. Churchill was born into the aristocratic family of the Dukes of Marlborough, a branch of the Spencer family. His father, Lord Randolph Churchill, was a charismatic politician who served as Chancellor of the Exchequer; his mother, ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 91 (1874-1965)

Birthplace: Blenheim Palace, United Kingdom

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#17 on The Most Important Leaders in World History

#38 on The Most Influential People of All Time

#20 on If You Fought To The Death, Who Would You Want By Your Side?

#21 on Historical Figures You Most Want to Bring Back from the Dead

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George H. W. Bush is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Soldiers
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George Herbert Walker Bush is a retired American politician who served as the 41st President of the United States from 1989 to 1993. A Republican, he had previously served as the 43rd Vice President of the United States, a congressman, an ambassador, and Director of Central Intelligence. He is the oldest living former President and Vice President. He is also the last living former President who is a veteran of World War II. Bush is often referred to as "George H. W. Bush", "Bush 41", "Bush the Elder", or "George Bush Sr." to distinguish him from his son, former President George W. Bush. Prior to his son's presidency, he was known simply as George Bush or President Bush. Bush was born in ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 93

Birthplace: Eastern United States, Milton, New England, Norfolk County, United States of America, + more

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#45 on The Most Influential Politicians in American History

#5 on The Greatest U.S. Vice Presidents of All Time

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George Washington is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Soldiers
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George Washington was the first President of the United States, the Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War, and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. He presided over the convention that drafted the United States Constitution, which replaced the Articles of Confederation and remains the supreme law of the land. Washington was unanimously elected President by the electors in both the 1788–1789 and 1792 elections. He oversaw the creation of a strong, well-financed national government that maintained neutrality in the French Revolutionary Wars, suppressed the Whiskey Rebellion, and won acceptance among Americans of all types. Washington ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 67 (1732-1799)

Birthplace: Virginia, United States of America

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#1 on The Greatest U.S. Presidents of All Time

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