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List of famous politicians, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top politicians in the world? This includes the most prominent politicians, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable politicians is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic politicians 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 politicians.

List is made up of a variety of people, including Adolf Hitler and Sarah Palin.

From reputable, prominent, and well known politicians to the lesser known politicians of today, these are some of the best professionals in the politician field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous politicians ever?" and "What are the names of famous politicians?" then you're in the right place. (1368 items)
Adolf Hitler is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Politicians
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 ...more
Al Sharpton is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Alfred Charles "Al" Sharpton Jr. is an American Baptist minister, civil rights activist, television/radio talk show host and a trusted White House adviser who, according to 60 Minutes, ...more
Abraham Lincoln is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Abraham Lincoln was the 16th President of the United States, serving from March 1861 until his life was taken in April 1865. Lincoln led the United States and its greatest moral, constitutional ...more
Al Gore is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Albert Arnold Gore, Jr., is an American environmental activist, author, businessperson, former politician and former journalist. He served as the forty-fifth Vice President of the United States ...more
Al Franken is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Alan Stuart Franken (born May 21, 1951) is an American comedian, writer, producer, author, and politician who served as a United States Senator from Minnesota from 2009 to 2018. He became well ...more
Alan Greenspan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Alan Greenspan is an American economist.
Alan Keyes is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Alan Lee Keyes is an American conservative political activist, author, former diplomat, and perennial candidate for public office. A doctoral graduate of Harvard University, Keyes began his ...more
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam is an Indian scientist and administrator who served as the 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007. Kalam was born and raised in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, ...more
Aaron Russo is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Aaron Russo was an American entertainment businessman, film producer and director, and political activist. He was best known for producing such movies as Trading Places, Wise Guys, and The Rose. ...more
Adam Rickitt is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Adam Peter Rickitt is a British actor, singer and model and charity fundraiser. He is most well known for playing Nick Tilsley in the soap opera Coronation Street from 1997–1999 and again from ...more
Abraham González is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Abraham González Casavantes was the provisional and constitutional governor of the Mexican state of Chihuahua during the early period of the Mexican Revolution. He was the political ...more
Airey Neave is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Airey Middleton Sheffield Neave DSO, OBE, MC, TD was a British army officer, barrister and politician. During World War II, Neave was one of the few servicemen to escape from the German ...more
Abdel Aziz al-Rantissi is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Abdel Aziz Ali Abdul Majid al-Rantisi, nicknamed the "Lion of Palestine," was the co-founder of the Palestinian movement Hamas along with Sheikh Ahmed Yassin. Rantisi was Hamas's ...more
Akhmad Kadyrov is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Akhmad Abdulkhamidovich Kadyrov, also spelled Akhmat, was the Chief Mufti of the Chechen Republic of Ichkeria in the 1990s during and after the First Chechen War. At the outbreak of the Second ...more
Adam Price is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Adam Price is a politician in Wales, and former Plaid Cymru Member of Parliament for Carmarthen East and Dinefwr. He was elected to Parliament in the 2001 general election and re-elected in 2005 ...more
Robert Gates is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Robert Michael Gates is an American statesman, scholar and university president who served as the 22nd United States Secretary of Defense from 2006 to 2011. Gates served for 26 years in the ...more
Alberto Fuentes Mohr is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Alberto Fuentes Mohr was a Guatemalan economist and politician, one of the founders of the Social Democratic Party. He also served as finance minister and foreign minister during the 1960s.
Al Smith is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Alfred Emanuel "Al" Smith was an American statesman who was elected Governor of New York four times and was the Democratic U.S. presidential candidate in 1928. He was the foremost ...more
Aldo Moro is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Aldo Romeo Luigi Moro was an Italian Christian Democratic politician and the 38th Prime Minister of Italy, from 1963 to 1968, and then from 1974 to 1976. He was one of Italy's longest-serving ...more
Albert Dekker is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Albert Dekker was an American character actor and politician best known for his roles in Dr. Cyclops, The Killers, Kiss Me Deadly, and The Wild Bunch. He is sometimes credited as Albert Van ...more
Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. was a Baptist pastor and an American politician, who represented Harlem, New York City, in the United States House of Representatives. He was the first person from New ...more
Alcibiades is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Alcibiades, son of Cleinias, from the deme of Scambonidae, was a prominent Athenian statesman, orator, and general. He was the last famous member of his mother's aristocratic family, the ...more
Adib Shishakli is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Adib Bin Hassan Al-Shishakli was a Syrian military leader and President of Syria.
Albert Bustamante is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Albert Garza Bustamante is a former member of the United States House of Representatives from Texas. A Democrat, he was a prominent Hispanic member of the House. Bustamante was born and raised ...more
Abu Ali Mustafa is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Politicians
Abu Ali Mustafa Arabic: ابو علي مصطفى‎; 1938 – 27 August 2001, the kunya of Mustafa Alhaj a.k.a. Mustafa Ali Zibri, was the Secretary General of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine ...more