List of notable Scouts

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This is a List of famous Scouts and Scouters.



  • Md. Abul Kalam Azad-President
  • Dr. Md. Mozammel Haque Chief National Commissioner


  • RyuJapan Hashimoto, the 82nd and 83rd Prime Minister of Japan
  • Yukio Hattori, the fifth president of the Hattori Nutrition College.a commentator on the Japanese cooking competition program Iron Chef
  • Soichi Noguchi, Japanese astronaut
  • Makoto Raiku, mangaka (Zatch Bell!)
  • Shigeru Miyamoto, Nintendo (Legend of Zelda, Super Mario Bros, Metroid)






Czech Republic

  • Eduard Beneš (1884-1948), leader of the Czechoslovak independence movement and the second President of Czechoslovakia
  • Jaroslav Foglar (1907-1999), writer
  • Jiří Grygar (*1936), astronomer and popularizer of science
  • Tomáš Halík (*1948), public intellectual, Roman Catholic priest and scholar
  • Václav Havel (*1936), 1st president of the Czech Republic[3]
  • Helena Illnerová (*1937), research worker, president of the Czech Academy of Sciences (2001-2005)
  • Erazim Kohák (*1933), philosopher and writer
  • Jan Kubiš (1913-1942), Czechoslovakian resistance fighter
  • Ivo Lukačovič (*1974), founder, chairman and vision-maker of
  • Václav Marhoul (*1960), film director and producer
  • Jiří Menzel (*1938), film and theatre director, actor and scriptwriter
  • Václav Pačes (*1942), biochemist, president of the Czech Academy of Sciences (2005-)
  • Šimon Pánek (*1967), director and co-founder of People in Need Foundation (PINF)
  • Theodor Pištěk (*1932), painter and film designer
  • Petr Pithart (*1941), politician, lawyer and political scientist
  • Břetislav Rychlík (*1958), film director
  • Ladislav Sitenský (*1919), landscape photographer
  • Jiří Stránský (*1931), writer, scriptwriter, dramatist, interpreter
  • Jiří Suchý (*1931), dramatist, poet, writer, composer, musician
  • Antonín Benjamin Svojsík (1876-1938), founder of Czech Scouting
  • Štěpán Cardinal Trochta (1905-1974) salesian and bishop of Litomerice
  • Václav Vorlíček (*1930), film director and scriptwriter
  • Jiří Wolker (1900-1924), poet, journalist and playwright
  • Rudolf Zahradník (*1928), chemist, president of the Czech Academy of Sciences (1993-2001)






  • László Almásy pilot, researcher of Sahara Desert, title character of The English Patient
  • Ferenc Csík swimmer, gold medal winner of 1936 Summer Olympics
  • Ferenc Mádl President of Hungary (2000-2005)
  • Pál Maléter military leader of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution
  • Ernő Rubik flight engineer, father of Ernő Rubik jr., inventor of Rubik's Cube
  • Pál Teleki scientist, prime minister of Hungary (1920-1921) and (1939-1941)



The Netherlands





United Kingdom

Girlguiding UK

The Scout Association

North America


United States

Girl Scouts of the USA

These notable individuals were in the Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA). Also see Gold Award recipients.

Boy Scouts of America

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The Ideal Scout

These notable individuals were in the Boy Scouts of America (BSA). For Eagle Scout recipients, see List of notable Eagle Scouts.

South America


  • Caio Vianna Martins National hero

See also

External links


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