List of famous public speakers with their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

Public Speakers are individuals who speak to a large group of people with the motive of informing, motivating, influencing or entertaining the audiences. Public speakers primarily aim to persuade the audience to think about a pressing issue, motivate them to take actions or influence them to embark on a path of self-development. Public speaking is an art as it is no small feat to address large gathering and communicate to them effectively what one intends to inform them about. Greek philosopher Aristotle was one of the most prominent public speakers in ancient Greek where the art of public speaking first developed. Public speaking is a powerful medium and good orators from time immemorial have used their skills to influence people and move them to action. Abraham Lincoln, Adolf Hitler and Barack Obama are men who with the help of their oratory skills achieved tremendous political success. Leaders like Martin Luther King, Jr., and Winston Churchill were popular public speakers who left considerable impact on society. People flock to listen to motivational speakers like Wayne Dyer, Mark Victor Hansen, and Deepak Chopra who are blessed with the ability to inspire people through their talks. Browse on to learn more about the famous public speakers from around the world who inspire, motivate and influence through their speeches.

Ben Shapiro Ben Shapiro
American

Nick Vujicic Nick Vujicic
Australian

Robin Sharma Robin Sharma
Canadian, Mauritian

Frank Reich Frank Reich
American
Adam Khoo Adam Khoo
Singaporean

Les Brown Les Brown
American

Suleyman Rustam Suleyman Rustam
Azerbaijani

Lori Bakker Lori Bakker
American
Matte Babel Matte Babel
Canadian

Jonathan LipnickiJonathan Lipnicki
American

Chetan BhagatChetan Bhagat
Indian

Monty DonMonty Don
British
Daymond JohnDaymond John
American
Steve BackshallSteve Backshall
British

Sean StephensonSean Stephenson
American

Iyanla VanzantIyanla Vanzant
American

MC LyteMC Lyte
American
Steven HillSteven Hill
American

Myles MunroeMyles Munroe
Bahamian

Louise HayLouise Hay
American

Kelly CutroneKelly Cutrone
American

Kathy GarverKathy Garver
American
Larry CsonkaLarry Csonka
American

Richard MarcinkoRichard Marcinko
American
Jayne KennedyJayne Kennedy
American

Brian TracyBrian Tracy
American

Liz MurrayLiz Murray
American
Ilyasah ShabazzIlyasah Shabazz
American

Prem RawatPrem Rawat
American
James Arthur RayJames Arthur Ray
American

Gary ZukavGary Zukav
American

Shiv KheraShiv Khera
Indian

Richard BandlerRichard Bandler
American

François BozizéFrançois Bozizé
Gabonese
Jessica FeshbachJessica Feshbach
American

Jeffrey GitomerJeffrey Gitomer
American

Spencer JohnsonSpencer Johnson
American