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

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From reputable, prominent, and well known firefighters to the lesser known firefighters of today, these are some of the best professionals in the firefighter field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous firefighters ever?" and "What are the names of famous firefighters?" then you're in the right place. 
Tom Westman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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Steve Buscemi is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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Brian Williams is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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Dan James White is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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Ryan Sutter is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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John Morris is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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Keith Jardine is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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Jill Carroll is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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Nick Matuhin is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
Nick Matuhin
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Red Adair is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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Olaf Tufte is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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Patrice Servelle is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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Blake Richards is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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Jānis Miņins is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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Mike Penning is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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Carl Gatto is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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Piotr Małachowski is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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Lou Angeli is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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Robert John Burke is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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Jack McGee is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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Jamie Walters is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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Anthony Cannella is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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Keith Hart is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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Julius Daniels is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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Caroline Paul is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Firefighters
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