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

Items include everything from Gérard Depardieu to Maynard James Keenan.

From reputable, prominent, and well known winemakers to the lesser known winemakers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the winemaker field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous winemakers ever?" and "What are the names of famous winemakers?" then you're in the right place. (94 items)
Fess Parker is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Winemakers
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Fess Elisha Parker, Jr. was an American film and television actor best known for his portrayals of Davy Crockett in the Walt Disney 1955–1956 TV mini-series and as Daniel Boone in a television series from 1964 to 1970. He was also known as a wine maker and resort owner-operator. The Fess Parker ...more

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Gérard Depardieu is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Winemakers
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Gérard Xavier Marcel Depardieu is a French actor, film-maker, businessman and vineyard owner. He is one of the most prolific character actors in film history, having completed approximately 170 movies since 1967. He has twice won the César Award for Best Actor as well as the Golden Globe award for ...more

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Maynard James Keenan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Winemakers
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Maynard James Keenan, often referred to by his initials MJK, is an American progressive metal singer, songwriter, musician, record producer, winemaker, and actor, best known as the vocalist for Grammy Award-winning American progressive metal band Tool. He is originally from Ohio, but spent his high ...more

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Gary Conway is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Winemakers
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Gary Conway is an American actor and screenwriter. Conway was born Gareth Monello Carmody in Boston, Massachusetts. His most notable credits include a co-starring role with Gene Barry in the detective series, Burke's Law, from 1963-1965, who remained close friends, until Barry's death, late in 2009. ...more

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