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

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From reputable, prominent, and well known carpenters to the lesser known carpenters of today, these are some of the best professionals in the carpenter field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous carpenters ever?" and "What are the names of famous carpenters?" then you're in the right place. (233 items)

Harrison Ford is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Harrison Ford Harrison Ford is an American actor and film producer. He gained worldwide fame for his starring roles as Han Solo in the original Star Wars epic space opera trilogy and the title character of ...more

Mark Harmon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Mark Harmon Thomas Mark Harmon is an American television and movie actor who has appeared in a wide variety of roles since the mid-1970s. Since 2003, Harmon has starred as former U.S. Marine Corps gunnery ...more

Jesus Christ is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Jesus Christ Jesus, also referred to as Jesus of Nazareth, is the central figure of Christianity, whom the teachings of most Christian denominations hold to be the Son of God. Christianity regards Jesus as ...more

Adam Carolla is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Adam Carolla Adam Lakers Carolla is an American comedian, radio personality, television host and actor. He hosts The Adam Carolla Show, a talk show distributed as a podcast which set the record as the ...more

Nick Offerman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Nick Offerman Nick Offerman is an American actor, writer, humorist, and carpenter widely known for his breakout role as Ron Swanson in the acclaimed NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation, for which he received the ...more

Christopher Spring is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Christopher Spring Christopher Spring is a Canadian bobsledder who has competed since 2008. At the 2010 Winter Olympics, he competed for his country of birth, Australia and finished 22nd in the two-man event.

Ronnie Biggs is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Ronnie Biggs Ronald Arthur "Ronnie" Biggs was an English thief, known for his role in the Great Train Robbery of 1963, for his escape from prison in 1965, for living as a fugitive for 36 years and ...more

Carter Oosterhouse is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Carter Oosterhouse Carter Nicholas Oosterhouse is an American television personality and model, who was born in Traverse City, Michigan. Oosterhouse first gained national fame as a carpenter on the TLC series ...more

Bernie Sanders is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Bernie Sanders Bernard "Bernie" Sanders is an American politician and the junior United States Senator from Vermont. Before serving in the Senate, he represented Vermont's at-large congressional ...more

David Hamel is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Carpenters

Ty Pennington is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Ty Pennington Tygert Burton "Ty" Pennington is an American television host, artist and carpenter. He is most notable for having been the host of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition which aired on ABC in ...more

Remigio Benigni is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Remigio Benigni Remigio Benigni was the father of Roberto Benigni.

Marek Matiasko is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Marek Matiasko Marek Matiasko is a biathlete.

Richard Hauptmann is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Richard Hauptmann Bruno Richard Hauptmann was a German-born carpenter and criminal who was convicted of the abduction and murder of the 20-month-old son of Charles Lindbergh and Anne Morrow Lindbergh. The ...more

Elias Disney is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Elias Disney Elias Charles Disney was the father of Roy Disney and Walt Disney. His death at age 82, occurred when Walt was age 39.

Thomas Brosnan is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Thomas Brosnan Thomas Brosnan was a carpenter.

James Underwood is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
James Underwood James Underwood was a British-Australian shipbuilder, distiller and merchant.

Ole Kirk Christiansen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Ole Kirk Christiansen Ole Kirk Christiansen was the founder of the Danish construction toy company the Lego Group. He was the 10th son of an impoverished family in Jutland in western Denmark. Born in Filskov, ...more

Ben Shepherd is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Ben Shepherd Hunter Benedict "Ben" Shepherd is an American musician best known for playing bass in the rock band Soundgarden since 1990.

Alec Campbell is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Alec Campbell Alexander William Campbell was the final surviving Australian participant of the Gallipoli campaign during the First World War. His death broke the last living link of Australians with the ...more

Miroslav Matiaško is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Miroslav Matiaško Miroslav Matiaško is a biathlete.

Ed Sanders is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Ed Sanders Ed Sanders is an English carpenter, actor, and television host. Sanders was born in Wimbledon, London. He learned carpentry at his father's behest to help keep himself employed between acting ...more

Ned Glass is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Ned Glass Ned Glass was a Polish-born American character actor who appeared in more than eighty films and on television more than one hundred times, frequently playing nervous, cowardly, or deceitful ...more

Geoff McQueen is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Geoff McQueen Geoffrey "Geoff" McQueen was a television screenwriter. A carpenter and joiner by trade he worked abroad for many years before he began writing in 1978. His first success came in 1982 ...more

Paige Hemmis is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Paige Hemmis Paige Huff-Hemmis is an American television host and entrepreneur most famous for her time on Extreme Makeover: Home Edition.

Jay Purvis is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Jay Purvis Jay Purvis is a former model and television host. Purvis was a co-host of Kitchen Equipped, which was shown on Food Network Canada, Purvis also hosted HGTV. Purvis now hosts The Fix which airs ...more

Otto Königsberger is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Otto Königsberger Otto H. Königsberger was a German architect who worked mainly in urban development planning in Africa, Asia and Latin America, with the United Nations.

Andreas Matt is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Andreas Matt Andreas Matt is an Austrian freestyle skier who specializes in the skicross discipline. He is the brother of alpine skiers Mario Matt and Michael Matt. He made his World Cup debut in January ...more

Samuel J. Seymour is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Samuel J. Seymour Samuel James Seymour was the last surviving person who had been present in Ford's Theatre the night of the assassination of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln on April 14, 1865. He was from Maryland ...more

Calvin Lockhart is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Calvin Lockhart Calvin Lockhart was a Bahamian-American stage and film actor. He was best known for his role as Biggie Smalls, a big-time gangster in the 1975 Warner Bros. film Let's Do It Again alongside ...more

Snooky Pryor is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Snooky Pryor Snooky Pryor was a Chicago blues harmonica player. He claimed to have pioneered the now-common method of playing amplified harmonica by cupping a small microphone in his hands along with the ...more

David Conrad is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
David Conrad David Crawford Conrad is an American actor. From 2005 to 2010, he starred in the television series Ghost Whisperer alongside Jennifer Love Hewitt.

Thomas Lincoln is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Thomas Lincoln Thomas Lincoln was an American farmer, carpenter and father of President Abraham Lincoln. Although Thomas descends from colonial Puritans and Quakers, he was a staunch Baptist. Unlike some of ...more

Michael Mulgrew is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Michael Mulgrew Michael Mulgrew is the fifth President of the United Federation of Teachers, the trade union of teachers in New York City, New York. The union's executive board elected Mulgrew in July 2009. ...more

Jason Cameron is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Jason Cameron Jason Cameron is an American television presenter and actor most notable for his role on the TLC reality show, While You Were Out and is currently hosting Man Caves and Desperate Landscapes for ...more

Wiebo Ludwig is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Wiebo Ludwig Wiebo Ludwig was the leader of a Christian community named Trickle Creek, just outside Hythe, Alberta, Canada. He was best known for his legal problems arising from his conflict with the oil and ...more

Ken Kelash is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Ken Kelash Kenneth "Ken" Kelash is a Minnesota politician and a member of the Minnesota Senate representing District 63, which includes portions of the city of Minneapolis in Hennepin County. A ...more

Norm Abram is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Norm Abram Norman L. "Norm" Abram is an American carpenter known for his work on the PBS television programs This Old House and The New Yankee Workshop. He is referred to on these shows as a

David Hough is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
David Hough David Hough was an American politician, a farmer, and a United States Representative from New Hampshire.

Michael Mørkøv is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Michael Mørkøv Michael Mørkøv Christensen is a Danish professional racing cyclist on UCI ProTeam Tinkoff-Saxo. Mørkøv started as a track cyclist, becoming national champion in the ...more

Fabio Sandro Ramella is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Fabio Sandro Ramella Fabio Sandro Ramella is a Swiss sport shooter.

Grant Young is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Grant Young Grant Young was the drummer for the alternative rock band Soul Asylum from 1984-1995. He replaced Pat Morley shortly after the release of Soul Asylum's debut album, Say What You Will, ...more

Tim Johnston is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Tim Johnston Tim Johnston is the author of the story collection Irish Girl and the novel Never So Green.

Paul DiMeo is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Paul DiMeo Paul DiMeo in Media, Pennsylvania is an American television personality, philanthropist, building designer, and carpenter who is a regular cast member of the reality television series Extreme ...more

Daniel Kucan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Daniel Kucan Daniel Charles Kucan is a carpenter, artist, interior designer, actor, writer, and television personality on the Emmy Award-winning TV series Extreme Makeover: Home Edition.

Håkan Nyblom is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Håkan Nyblom Håkan Erik Nyblom is an amateur Danish Greco-Roman wrestler, who competes in the featherweight division. He is the twin brother of Anders Nyblom, who also competed in the same category at ...more

Frank H. Maynard is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Frank H. Maynard Francis Henry Maynard, known as Frank H. Maynard, was an old-time cowboy of the American West who claimed authorship of the revised version of the well-known ballad "The Streets of ...more

Simon Muzenda is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Simon Muzenda Simon Vengai Muzenda was a Zimbabwean politician who served as Deputy Prime Minister from 1980 to 1987 and as Vice-President of Zimbabwe from 1987 to 2003 under President Robert Mugabe.

Anders Golding is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Anders Golding Anders Golding is an athlete.

Patrick Doyle is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Carpenters
Patrick Doyle Patrick Doyle was one of six men hanged in Mountjoy Prison on the morning of 14 March 1921. He was aged 29 and lived at St. Mary's Place, Dublin. He was one of The Forgotten Ten.