Historic public speakers


Noteworthy successful or unsuccessful speakers addressing a (large) audience from the past.

Alternative labels

legendary public speakers
historic speakers
famous public speakers
notable public speakers
historic public speaker

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Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Historic public speakers is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Optional knowledge

Historic public speakers is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Public speaking coach: Public speaking coaches provide, often private, instruction to clients in theory and techniques on how to improve their public speaking skills. They identify each client’s strengths and weaknesses and tailor their instruction to their specific needs, which may include improving the client’s vocal delivery, articulation, presentation abilities and body language. Depending on the background of the client, be it business, education or otherwise, public speaking coaches also instruct clients or students in persuasive arguing, rhetorical delivery and other debating techniques.




  1. Historic public speakers – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022