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List of famous chemical engineers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top chemical engineers in the world? This includes the most prominent chemical engineers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable chemical engineers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic chemical engineers were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned chemical engineers.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different people of chemical engineering, including Dolph Lundgren and Donald Pettit.

From reputable, prominent, and well known chemical engineers to the lesser known chemical engineers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the chemical engineer field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous chemical engineers ever?" and "What are the names of famous chemical engineers?" then you're in the right place. 
Frank Capra is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Chemical Engineers
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Frank Russell Capra was an Italian-born American film director, producer and writer who became the creative force behind some of the major award-winning films of the 1930s and 1940s. His rags-to-riches story has led film historians such as Ian Freer to consider him the "American dream ...more

Age: Died at 94 (1897-1991)

Birthplace: Bisacquino, Italy

Profession: Waiting staff, Salesman, Chemical engineer, Soldier, Film Producer, + more

Credits: It's a Wonderful Life, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, It Happened One Night, Arsenic and Old Lace

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#23 on The Greatest Directors in Movie History

#30 on The Best Comedy Directors in Film History

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Dolph Lundgren is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Chemical Engineers
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Dolph Lundgren is a Swedish actor, director, and martial artist. He belongs to a generation of film actors who epitomise the action hero stereotype, alongside Sylvester Stallone, Chuck Norris, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Bruce Willis, Steven Seagal, and Jean-Claude Van Damme. He received a degree in ...more

Age: 59

Birthplace: SpÄnga, Stockholm, Sweden

Profession: Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Martial artist, Film Director

Credits: The Expendables, The Expendables 2, Universal Soldier, Rocky IV

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#24 on The All-Time Greatest Action Stars

#36 on The All-Time Greatest Martial Arts Actors

#14 on The Best Former Athletes Turned Actors

#29 on Celebrities You Want On Your Trivia Team

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Xi Jinping is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Chemical Engineers
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Xi Jinping is the General Secretary of the Communist Party of China, the President of the People's Republic of China, and the Chairman of the Central Military Commission. As Xi holds the top offices of the party and the military, in addition to being the head of state through the office of ...more

Age: 63

Birthplace: Beijing, China

Profession: Chemical engineer, Politician

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#89 on Famous Politicians You'd Want to Have a Beer With

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David H. Koch is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Chemical Engineers
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David Hamilton Koch is an American businessman, philanthropist, political activist, and chemical engineer. He joined the family business Koch Industries, a conglomerate that is the second-largest privately held company in the United States, in 1970. He became president of the subsidiary Koch ...more

Age: 76

Birthplace: Wichita, Kansas, United States of America

Profession: Chemical engineer, Businessperson, Political Activist

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