Through the years, there have been multiple revolutionary individuals who defined themselves as initiators of humanitarian movements, a new field of work or goals. Five of the most inspiring and famous humanitarians Humanitarian is described as having concern for or helping to improve the welfare and happiness of people. For example, trying to save human lives after a large-scale natural disaster like a severe earthquake or drought. Or going to third-world countries to help improve the living conditions and human rights situations. Compassionate humanitarians have been doing this for decades. Mentioned below are five of the most famous humanitarians. Most of you are well familiar with these compassionate and inspiring individuals, but since they can’t get enough praise, we decided to highlight their humanitarian careers.