List of Famous Editors

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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 (April 9, 1926 – September 27, 2017) was an American magazine publisher, businessman, and a well-known playboy. This Chicago, Illinois native was a former journalist for ...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. Five years ...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 Dr. Spencer Reid in the CBS television show, of which he has also ...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 (February 18, 1931 – August 5, 2019) was an American novelist, editor, and professor. Her novels are known for their epic themes, vivid dialogue, and richly detailed characters. ...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