List of famous male stevedores, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest male stevedores list contains the most prominent and top males known for being stevedores. There are thousand of males working as stevedores in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic stevedores have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a male aspiring to be a stevedore then the people below should give you inspiration.
List includes Tanner Smith, Peter Fraser and more.While this isn't a list of all male stevedores, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous male stevedores?" and "Who are the best male stevedores?"
Eric Hoffer (July 25, 1898 – May 21, 1983) was an American moral and social philosopher. He was the author of ten books and was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in February 1983. His first book, The True Believer (1951), was widely recognized as a classic, receiving critical acclaim from both scholars and laymen, although Hoffer believed that The Ordeal of Change (1963) was his finest work. ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 81 (1902-1983)
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Crispus Attucks (c.1723 – March 5, 1770) was an American stevedore of African and Native American descent, widely regarded as the first person killed in the Boston Massacre and thus the first American killed in the American Revolution. Historians disagree on whether he was a free man or an escaped slave, but most agree that he was of Wampanoag and African descent. Two major sources of eyewitness testimony about the Boston Massacre published in 1770 did not refer to him as "black" nor as a "Negro"; it appears that Bostonians viewed him as being of mixed ethnicity. According to a contemporaneous account in the Pennsylvania Gazette, he was a "Mulattoe man, named Crispus Attucks, who was born in ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 47 (1723-1770)
Birthplace: Framingham, Massachusetts
Peter Mazich (born October 25, 1964) is a punk rock organist best known for his work with Mike Watt And The Secondmen. A classically trained pianist, Mazich became interested in playing the organ after hearing the classic Deep Purple album Machine Head; he also counts jazz organ pioneer Jimmy Smith as an influence. A veteran of several San Pedro, California cover bands, Mazich first met and worked with Watt in a project band Watt was involved with, The Madonnabes, which devoted itself to reinterpreting the songs of Madonna. From there, Watt asked Mazich and another Madonnabes member, drummer Jerry Trebotic, to help record a song for a 1998 compilation album benefiting Doctors Without ...more on Wikipedia
Peter Fraser (; 28 August 1884 – 12 December 1950) was a New Zealand politician who served as the 24th Prime Minister of New Zealand from 27 March 1940 until 13 December 1949. Considered a major figure in the history of the New Zealand Labour Party, he was in office longer than any other Labour prime minister, and is to date New Zealand's fourth-longest-serving head of government. Born and raised in the Scottish Highlands, Fraser left education early in order to support his family. While working in London in 1908, Fraser joined the Independent Labour Party, but unemployment led him to emigrate to New Zealand in 1910. On arrival in Auckland, he gained employment as a stevedore and became ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 66 (1884-1950)
Birthplace: Tain, United Kingdom