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Americans The Greatest Americans Ever  

Jacariah
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List Rules People

Based on Personal Achievement.

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1,099 704
Tom Hanks is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
BaruchLalaev added Television director, Television producer, Film Producer

2
534 535
George Washington is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Surveyor, Politician, Soldier

3
550 554
Abraham Lincoln is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Statesman, Politician, Lawyer

4
415 413
Nikola Tesla is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
BaruchLalaev added Futurist, Physicist, Inventor

5
396 434
Benjamin Franklin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Statesman, Librarian, Politician

6
371 416
Thomas Jefferson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Statesman, Inventor, Author

7
402 518
Martin Luther King, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Civil rights activist, Writer, Minister of religion

8
111 129
Edgar Allan Poe is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
JosephBailey added Magazine editor, Poet, Literary critic

9
61 56
Alexander Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
JosephBailey added Politician, Author, Economist

10
52 51
Ulysses S. Grant is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
JosephBailey added Politician, Soldier, Military Officer

11
268 386
Harriet Tubman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
bepz 64 added Activist, Writer

12
320 479
John F. Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Politician, Military Officer, Author

13
62 73
Louis Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Triplehorn added Musician, Actor, Trumpeter

14
255 378
Neil Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Professor, Astronaut, Voice acting

15
189 275
James Madison is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Politician, Author, Lawyer

16
218 323
John Adams is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Politician, Lawyer

17
279 425
Rosa Parks is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Activist

18
308 472
Franklin D. Roosevelt is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Politician, Soldier, Corporate lawyer

19
260 396
Henry Ford is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Business magnate, Businessperson, Entrepreneur

20
353 548
Ronald Reagan is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Spokesperson, Politician, Soldier

21
67 88
Duke Ellington is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
JosephBailey added Film Score Composer, Pianist, Musician

22
56 71
Charles Lindbergh is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Triplehorn added Pilot, Inventor, Author

23
24 21
George Marshall is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
JosephBailey added Politician

24
194 304
James Monroe is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Politician, Farmer, Lawyer

25
271 432
Sitting Bull is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Tribal chief

26
240 381
Mark Twain is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Humorist, Journalist, Novelist

27
42 53
Norman Rockwell is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
JosephBailey added Artist

28
202 324
Samuel Morse is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Painter, Inventor, Artist

29
21 20
John Hancock is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
JosephBailey added

30
22 22
Andrew Carnegie is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
JosephBailey added Business magnate, Businessperson, Entrepreneur

31
204 329
Amelia Earhart is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Pilot, Writer

32
50 70
Herman Melville is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Triplehorn added Poet, Customs officer, Sailor

33
65 96
Henry David Thoreau is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
JosephBailey added Poet, Writer, Philosopher

34
212 347
George S. Patton is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever

35
739 1,244
Randy Savage is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Mael Abuela added Rapper, Wrestler, Baseball player

36
55 81
James Stewart is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
bbell1978 added Pilot, Television director, Military Officer

37
21 23
Samuel Adams is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
JosephBailey added Politician

38
26 32
Patrick Henry is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Pdegeorge80 added Orator, Lawyer

39
48 70
Walt Whitman is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
JosephBailey added Poet, Nurse, Journalist

40
214 355
Andrew Jackson is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Prosecutor, Judge, Politician

41
52 77
Robert E. Lee is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Triplehorn added Robert E. Lee

42
199 333
Stephen Hawking is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Barbara Gaston added Mathematician, Physicist, Professor

43
243 410
Babe Ruth is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Baseball player, Actor

44
34 48
Calvin Coolidge is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Triplehorn added Politician, Lawyer

45
140 234
John Quincy Adams is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Politician, Diplomat, Attorney at law

46
464 801
Albert Einstein is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Mathematician, Physicist, Scientist

47
173 293
Sandra Day O'Connor is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Judge, Lawyer

48
18 22
Frederick Douglass is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
JosephBailey added Statesman, Publisher, Orator

49
187 318
Dwight D. Eisenhower is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Politician, Soldier

50
149 253
Zachary Taylor is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Americans Ever
Politician, Soldier, Drummer