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List of Famous Statesmen

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

The list you're viewing contains people like Abraham Lincoln and Bill Clinton. Featuring American statesmen, famous statesman politicians, and more, this list has it all. 

From reputable, prominent, and well known statesmen to the lesser known statesmen of today, these are some of the best professionals in the statesman field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous ever?" and "What are the names of famous statesmen?" then you're in the right place.
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  • Winston Churchill
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  • Abraham Lincoln
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  • Al Gore
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  • Nelson Mandela
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  • Margaret Thatcher
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  • Benjamin Franklin
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  • Cicero
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