List of Famous Technicians

Updated June 14, 2019 7.7k views 24 items

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

Examples of people on this list include Mordechai Vanunu and Gus Sorola.

From reputable, prominent, and well known technicians to the lesser known technicians of today, these are some of the best professionals in the technician field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous technicians ever?" and "What are the names of famous technicians?" then you're in the right place. (24 items)
Gale Harold is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Technicians
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Gale Morgan Harold III (born July 10, 1969) is an American actor, known for his leading and recurring roles on Queer as Folk, Deadwood, Desperate Housewives, Grey's Anatomy, The Secret Circle and Defiance. He played the leading man in the indie hit film Falling for Grace. Harold was born in Atlanta, Georgia. His father was an engineer and his mother a real estate agent. Because Harold's parents were devout Pentecostals, he had strict religious upbringing. At age 15, he left the church. Following graduation from The Lovett School, Harold attended American University in Washington, DC, on a soccer scholarship. He began a Liberal Arts degree in romance literature, departing after a few months ...more on Wikipedia

Brian Henson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Technicians
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Brian Henson (born November 3, 1963) is an American puppeteer, director, producer, technician, and the chairman of The Jim Henson Company. He is the son of puppeteers Jim and Jane Henson. ...more on Wikipedia

Mordechai Vanunu is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Technicians
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Mordechai Vanunu (Hebrew: מרדכי ואנונו‎; born 14 October 1954), also known as John Crossman, is an Israeli former nuclear technician and peace activist who, citing his opposition to weapons of mass destruction, revealed details of Israel's nuclear weapons program to the British press in 1986. He was subsequently lured to Italy by the Israeli intelligence agency Mossad, where he was drugged and abducted. He was secretly transported to Israel and ultimately convicted in a trial that was held behind closed doors.Vanunu spent 18 years in prison, including more than 11 in solitary confinement. Released from prison in 2004, he became subject to a broad array of restrictions on his speech and ...more on Wikipedia

Michael Kingsbury Frith (born 8 July 1941) is the former Executive Vice-President and Creative Director for Jim Henson Productions. His contributions to Muppet projects have been extensive and varied. ...more on Wikipedia