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

List contains people like Arianna Huffington, Tucker Carlson.

From reputable, prominent, and well known editors to the lesser known editors of today, these are some of the best professionals in the editor field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous editors ever?" and "What are the names of famous editors?" then you're in the right place. (1839 items)

Rosie O'Donnell is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Editors
Roseann "Rosie" O'Donnell is an American comedian, actress, author, and television personality. She has also been a magazine editor and continues to be a celebrity blogger, LGBT rights ...more

Kathy Ireland is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Editors
Kathleen Marie "Kathy" Ireland is an American model, actress, author and entrepreneur. Ireland was a supermodel in the 1980s and 1990s, best known for appearing in 13 consecutive ...more

Arianna Huffington is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Editors
Arianna Huffington is a Greek-American author and syndicated columnist. She is the co-founder and editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post. She was a popular conservative commentator in the ...more

Hugh Hefner is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Editors
Hugh Marston Hefner is an American adult magazine publisher, businessman, and a well-known playboy. This Chicago, Illinois native is a former journalist for Esquire and World War II veteran but ...more

Oliver Stone is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Editors
William Oliver Stone is an American film director, screenwriter, producer and military veteran. Stone came to public prominence between the mid-1980s and the early 1990s for writing and ...more

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Editors
Jacqueline Lee "Jackie" Kennedy Onassis was the wife of the 35th President of the United States, John F. Kennedy, and First Lady of the United States during his presidency from 1961 ...more

Christopher Nolan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Editors
Christopher Jonathan James Nolan is a British American film director, screenwriter, and producer. He has created several of the most critically and commercially successful films of the early ...more

Alexa Chung is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Editors
Alexa Chung is a British television presenter, model and contributing editor at British Vogue.

Stan Lee is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Editors
Stan Lee was an American comic book writer, editor, publisher, media producer, television host, actor, and former president and chairman of Marvel Comics. In collaboration with several artists, ...more

Piers Morgan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Editors
Piers Stefan Pughe-Morgan, known professionally as Piers Morgan, is a British journalist and television personality currently working in the United States as the US editor-at-large for Mail ...more

Tom Green is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Editors
Michael Thomas "Tom" Green is a Canadian actor, rapper, writer, comedian, producer, director, talk show host, and media personality. Best known for his unique brand of comedy, Green ...more

Tucker Carlson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Editors
Tucker Swanson McNear Carlson is an American political news correspondent and conservative pundit for the Fox News Channel. He is co-founder and editor-in-chief of The Daily Caller and formerly ...more

Kelly Killoren Bensimon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Editors
Kelly Killoren Bensimon is an American former model, author, socialite and former editor of Elle Accessories. She has appeared on the Bravo television series The Real Housewives of New York City ...more

Crispin Glover is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Editors
Crispin Hellion Glover is an American film actor, director, screenwriter, recording artist, publisher, and author. Glover is known for portraying eccentric people on screen such as George McFly ...more

Brian Williams is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Editors
Brian Douglas Williams is an American journalist best known for his ten years as anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News, the evening news program of the NBC television network. Nine ...more

Andrew Breitbart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Editors
Andrew James Breitbart was an American conservative publisher, commentator for The Washington Times, author, and occasional guest commentator on various news programs, who served as an editor ...more

Leon Trotsky is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Editors
Leon Trotsky was a Marxist revolutionary and theorist, Soviet politician, and the founder and first leader of the Red Army. Trotsky initially supported the Menshevik Internationalists faction of ...more

Dan Rather is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Editors
Daniel Irvin "Dan" Rather, Jr. is an American journalist and the former news anchor for the CBS Evening News. He is now managing editor and anchor of the television news magazine Dan ...more

Anna Wintour is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Editors
Anna Wintour, OBE is the English editor-in-chief of American Vogue, a position she has held since 1988. In 2013, she became artistic director for Condé Nast, Vogue's publisher. With her ...more

W.E.B. Du Bois is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Editors
William Edward Burghardt "W. E. B." Du Bois was an American sociologist, historian, civil rights activist, Pan-Africanist, author and editor. Born in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, ...more

Gloria Steinem is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Editors
Gloria Marie Steinem is an American feminist, journalist, and social and political activist who became nationally recognized as a leader and spokeswoman for the feminist movement in the late ...more

Matthew Gray Gubler is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Editors
Matthew Gray Gubler is an American actor, director, fashion model, painter and filmmaker. He is best known for his role as criminal profiler Dr. Spencer Reid in the CBS television show Criminal ...more

André Leon Talley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Editors
André Leon Talley is the former American editor-at-large for Vogue magazine, listed as Contributing Editor in the April 2010 masthead. Talley has been a front-row regular at fashion shows ...more

Toni Morrison is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Editors
Toni Morrison is an American novelist, editor, and professor. Her novels are known for their epic themes, vivid dialogue, and richly detailed characters. Among her best known novels are The ...more

David Cameron is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Editors
David William Donald Cameron is a British politician who has served as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom since 2010 and as the Member of Parliament for Witney since 2001. He has been ...more

Fareed Zakaria is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Famous Editors
Fareed Rafiq Zakaria is an Indian-born American journalist and author. He is the host of CNN's Fareed Zakaria GPS and writes a weekly column for The Washington Post. He has been a columnist for ...more

Julian Assange is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Famous Editors
Julian Paul Assange is an Australian publisher and journalist. He is known as the editor-in-chief of the website WikiLeaks, which he co-founded in 2006 after an earlier career in hacking and ...more

Sonia Sotomayor is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Famous Editors
Sonia Maria Sotomayor is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, serving since August 2009. She is the 111th appointment to the Court, has the distinction of being its ...more

Andrew Sullivan is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Famous Editors
Andrew Michael Sullivan is a British author, editor and blogger, resident in the United States. A former editor of The New Republic and the author or editor of six books, Sullivan is an ...more

Dan Savage is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Famous Editors
Daniel Keenan "Dan" Savage is an American gay activist, author, media pundit, and journalist. Savage writes the internationally syndicated relationship and sex advice column Savage ...more

H. P. Lovecraft is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Famous Editors
Howard Phillips Lovecraft —known as H. P. Lovecraft—was an American author who achieved posthumous fame through his influential works of horror fiction. Virtually unknown and only published in ...more

Joyce Carol Oates is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Famous Editors
Joyce Carol Oates is an American author. Oates published her first book in 1963 and has since published over forty novels, as well as a number of plays and novellas, and many volumes of short ...more

Lou Dobbs is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Famous Editors
Louis Carl "Lou" Dobbs is an American television personality, author and radio host on the Fox Business Network. He anchored CNN's Lou Dobbs Tonight until November 2009 when he ...more

Harvey Levin is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Famous Editors
Harvey Robert Levin is an American television producer, lawyer, legal analyst and a celebrity reporter. He is the founder of celebrity gossip website and producer of Famous in 12, a 2014 ...more

Chauncey Bailey is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Famous Editors
Chauncey Wendell Bailey, Jr. was an American journalist, noted for his work primarily on issues of the African American community. He served as editor-in-chief of The Oakland Post in Oakland, ...more

William F. Buckley, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Famous Editors
William Frank Buckley, Jr. was an American conservative author and commentator. He founded the political magazine National Review in 1955, which had a major impact in stimulating the ...more

Chuck Todd is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Famous Editors
Charles David "Chuck" Todd is an American journalist who is the 12th moderator of Meet the Press. He also serves as the Political Director for NBC News. Prior to taking the helm of ...more

Daniel Johnson is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Famous Editors
Daniel Benedict Johnson is a British journalist who is the founding editor of Standpoint.

John Schneider is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Famous Editors
John Richard Schneider is an American actor and country music singer. He is best known for his portrayal of Bo Duke in the 1970s–1980s American television series The Dukes of Hazzard, Jonathan ...more

Bob Woodward is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Famous Editors
Robert Upshur "Bob" Woodward is an American investigative journalist and non-fiction author. He has worked for The Washington Post since 1971 as a reporter, and is now an associate ...more

Kurt Loder is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Editors
Kurt Loder is an American film critic, author, columnist, and television personality. He served in the 1980s as editor at Rolling Stone, during a tenure that Reason later called ...more

Ryan Block is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Editors
Ryan Block is a technology journalist and critic. He was the editor-in-chief of AOL’s Engadget before he co-founded the community site gdgt. Block joined technology news website Engadget as a ...more

Helen Gurley Brown is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Editors
Helen Gurley Brown was an American author, publisher, and businesswoman. She was the editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan magazine for 32 years.

Hugh Hewitt is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Editors
Hugh Hewitt is an American radio talk show host with the Salem Radio Network, lawyer, academic, and author. A conservative, a Catholic, he comments on society, politics, and what he regards as ...more

Caroline Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Editors
Caroline Bouvier Kennedy is an American author, attorney, and the current United States Ambassador to Japan. She is a prominent member of the Kennedy family and the only surviving child of ...more

William Kristol is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Editors
William Kristol is an American neoconservative political analyst and commentator. He is the founder and editor of the political magazine The Weekly Standard and a political commentator on ...more

Tony Blankley is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Editors
Anthony David "Tony" Blankley was an English-American political analyst who gained fame as the press secretary for Newt Gingrich, the first Republican Speaker of the House in forty ...more

Dana Loesch is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Editors
Dana Loesch is an American conservative talk radio host, television host at TheBlaze and author of Hands Off My Gun: Defeating the Plot to Disarm America. Loesch has appeared as a political ...more

George Plimpton is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Famous Editors
George Ames Plimpton was an American journalist, writer, literary editor, actor, and occasional amateur sportsman. He is widely known for his sports writing and for helping to found The Paris ...more

Reinhold Niebuhr is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Famous Editors
Karl Paul Reinhold Niebuhr was an American theologian, ethicist, public intellectual, commentator on politics and public affairs, and professor at Union Theological Seminary for more than 30 ...more