Find out more about the greatest 20th Century Chefs, including Gordon Ramsay, Anthony Bourdain, Jamie Oliver, Paul Prudhomme and Paula Deen.
Gordon RamsayGordon Ramsay
08 November 1966, British, Scottish
Chef
Anthony BourdainAnthony Bourdain
25 June 1956, American
Chef, Author, T.V. Personality

Guy FieriGuy Fieri
22 January 1968, American
Restaurateur, Cookbook Author

Bobby FlayBobby Flay
10 December 1964, American
American chef

Julia ChildJulia Child
15 August 1912, American
Chef

Jamie OliverJamie Oliver
27 May 1975, British
Chef and Restaurateur
Eddie HuangEddie Huang
01 March 1982, American
Author

Joe BastianichJoe Bastianich
17 September 1968, American
Restaurateur

Jill St. JohnJill St. John
19 August 1940, American
Actress
Ayesha CurryAyesha Curry
23 March 1989, Canadian, American
Celebrity Chef & Cookbook Author

Ainsley HarriottAinsley Harriott
28 February 1957, British
Chef
Rick SteinRick Stein
04 January 1947, British
Chef

Mario BataliMario Batali
19 September 1960, American
Chef

Robert IrvineRobert Irvine
24 September 1965, British
Chef

Rachael RayRachael Ray
25 August 1968, American
TV Personality, Celebrity Cook, Author

Wolfgang PuckWolfgang Puck
08 July 1949, Austrian
Chef, Restaurateur
Lidia BastianichLidia Bastianich
21 February 1947, Italian, American
Chef

Alton BrownAlton Brown
30 July 1962, American
TV Personality, Celebrity Chef, Author

Emeril LagasseEmeril Lagasse
15 October 1959, American
Chef, Restaurateur

Heston BlumenthalHeston Blumenthal
27 May 1966, British
Chef
John TorodeJohn Torode
23 July 1965, Australian, British
Celebrity chef

Michael ParéMichael Paré
09 October 1958, American
Actor
Marcus SamuelssonMarcus Samuelsson
25 January 1970, Ethiopian
Chef

Curtis StoneCurtis Stone
04 November 1975, Australian
Chef

Thomas KellerThomas Keller
14 October 1955, American
American Chef & Restaurateur
Gary RhodesGary Rhodes
22 April 1960, British
Restaurateur

Tracy GriffithTracy Griffith
19 October 1965, American
Actress
Ettore BoiardiEttore Boiardi
22 October 1897, Italian, American
Chef, Restaurateur

George CrumGeorge Crum
15 July 1824, American
Chef

Candace NelsonCandace Nelson
08 May 1974, Indonesian
Pastry Chef
Elizabeth DavidElizabeth David
26 December 1913, British
British writer

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Koren GrievesonKoren Grieveson
04 November 1971, Angolan, American
Chef
Sandra LeeSandra Lee
03 July 1966, American
chef

Salt BaeSalt Bae
09 August 1983, Turkish
Restaurateur

Paul HollywoodPaul Hollywood
01 March 1966, British
Chef

Action BronsonAction Bronson
02 December 1983, American
Rapper
Nadiya HussainNadiya Hussain
25 December 1984, British
Television personality
Dom DeLuiseDom DeLuise
01 August 1933, American
Actor

Prue LeithPrue Leith
18 February 1940, South African
Restaurateur

Bruno KirbyBruno Kirby
28 April 1949, American
Actor

Katie LeeKatie Lee
14 September 1981, American
Cook, Author, journalist
KelisKelis
21 August 1979, American
Singer, Singer-songwriter, Composer, Chef

Cat CoraCat Cora
03 April 1967, American
Chef

Vikas KhannaVikas Khanna
14 November 1971, Indian, American
Chef

Jacques PepinJacques Pepin
18 December 1935, French
Chef

Anne BurrellAnne Burrell
21 September 1969, American
Chef
Michael VoltaggioMichael Voltaggio
29 September 1978, American
Chef

Michael SymonMichael Symon
19 September 1969, American
Chef
Gesine Bullock-PradoGesine Bullock-Prado
06 March 1970, American
Chef, Lawyer

Alex GuarnaschelliAlex Guarnaschelli
20 June 1972, American
Chef

Lisa FaulknerLisa Faulkner
19 February 1972, British
Actress
James MartinJames Martin
30 June 1972, British
cook

Ming TsaiMing Tsai
29 March 1964, American
Restaurateur, Squash player, Actor
Graham ElliotGraham Elliot
04 January 1977, American
Chef

Geoffrey ZakarianGeoffrey Zakarian
25 July 1959, American
Chef

Christine HaChristine Ha
09 May 1979, American
 

Andrew ZimmernAndrew Zimmern
04 July 1961, American
Television presenter, Writer

Eric RipertEric Ripert
02 March 1965, French
Chef
Keith FloydKeith Floyd
28 December 1943, British
Television producer, Chef, Author, Autobiographer

Grant AchatzGrant Achatz
25 April 1974, American
Chef

Duff GoldmanDuff Goldman
17 December 1974, American
Chef

Aarón SanchezAarón Sanchez
12 February 1976, American
Chef
Carla HallCarla Hall
12 May 1964, American
Chef

Rocco DiSpiritoRocco DiSpirito
19 November 1966, American
Restaurateur
Jose AndresJose Andres
13 July 1969, Spanish
Chef

Raymond BlancRaymond Blanc
19 November 1949, French, British
Chef

Tom ColicchioTom Colicchio
15 August 1962, American
Restaurateur, Chef
Richard BlaisRichard Blais
19 February 1972, American
Chef

Bryan VoltaggioBryan Voltaggio
19 April 1976, American
Chef
Joseph R. GannascoliJoseph R. Gannascoli
15 February 1959, American
Actor

Silvia CollocaSilvia Colloca
23 July 1977, Australian, Italian
Actress

Auguste EscoffierAuguste Escoffier
28 October 1846, French
Chef
Jacques TorresJacques Torres
14 June 1959, Algerian
Chef

Floyd CardozFloyd Cardoz
02 October 1960, Indian, American
Chef
Joël RobuchonJoël Robuchon
07 April 1945, French
Chef

Delia SmithDelia Smith
18 June 1941, British
Chef, Broadcaster, Cookery writer

Chef WanChef Wan
06 January 1958, Malaysian
Chef

Masaharu MorimotoMasaharu Morimoto
26 May 1955, Japanese
Chefs
Rick BaylessRick Bayless
23 November 1953, American
Chef, Restaurateur
Eddie JacksonEddie Jackson
19 December 1980, American
Chef

Charles JoughinCharles Joughin
03 August 1878, British, American
Chef

Aarti SequeiraAarti Sequeira
19 August 1978, Indian
Chef

Fanny CradockFanny Cradock
26 February 1909, British
Novelist
Colombe Jacobsen-DerstineColombe Jacobsen-Derstine
21 December 1977, American
 

George CalombarisGeorge Calombaris
04 October 1978, Australian
Chef

Steve EllsSteve Ells
12 September 1965, American
Business person

Gail SimmonsGail Simmons
19 May 1976, Canadian
Writer

Manu FeildelManu Feildel
1974 AD, French
chef
Levi RootsLevi Roots
24 June 1958, British
Chef, Actor

Clement FreudClement Freud
24 April 1924, German, British
Writer
Alice WatersAlice Waters
28 April 1944, American
Chef, Author

Lorraine PascaleLorraine Pascale
17 November 1972, British
Television cook
Paul OakenfoldPaul Oakenfold
30 August 1963, British
Record Producer
Tom AikensTom Aikens
1970 AD, British
chef