Thousands of leader born,Lead their nation,their people,but very few of them were tagged as the greatest leaders by their people,very few of them remain in the heart of their people and the world,and just some of them were tagged as the greatest leaders of all time,This List mentions the Greatest leaders of all time, considering their work for their Nation,towards the World and their ideology and it’s followers.
Surely people have different ideologies and a section of society may reject the ideology of the other section,You may hate some of the leaders mentioned below but remember they were loved by their people,they are still remembered by their people as the greatest leaders.
Top 10 World’s Greatest Leaders in History
10.Vladimir Lenin-Vladimir Lenin was a Russian Communist Revolutionary and a Politicians,He served as the leader of the Russian SFSR from 1917, and then concurrently as Premier of the Soviet Union from 1922 till he died in 1924. He was one of the Marxist and his contribution to the marxist thought are known as Leninism.In 1921 he proposed economic reforms which started state Capitalism,although lots of historians have blamed him of Human Right Anuses and labelled him as a Dictator and his supporters have claimed that he was the hero of working class,whatever he was one of the most influential person of the 20th century and an inspiration for International communist Movement.
9.Mao Zedong-Mao Zedong was a Chinese Communist revolutionary leader,he is commonly known as Chairman Mao,he is the founding father of Public Republic of China,he governed China as the Chairman of CPC and made some of the significant changes he made china a single party socialist state,business were nationalized under the ownership of government and the theory he contributed are now known as Maoism and the followers are known as Maoists,he even led the CPC’s Red Army during the China Civil War however the war stopped when Japan attacked on china and both the armies fighting with each other agreed on fighting against japanese however after the world war the Civial War again resumed and by 1949 he defeated the enemy’s army known as KMT however the world even criticized for his policies as Chairman of CPC which caused Millions of death in china.
8.Alexander The Great-Alexander was King of Macedon and one of the Best Military Commander of his time,his empire was from Ionian sea to the Himalaya he even attacked on India but on the demand of his troops to go back he failed to complete the Invasion however he crated one of the largest empire of his time.
7.Napoleon Bonaparte-Napoleon Bonaparte was a French military and political leader and the First emperor of france,he created the Napoleonic Code which still have importance in Jurisdiction worldwide once he said about his Napoleonic Code “My true glory is not to have won 40 battles…Waterloo will erase the memory of so many victories. … But…what will live forever, is my Civil Code”,so one more things this quote that he won 40 battles against his enemies which one more achievement and that’s why he is regarded as one of the best Military leader.
6.Winston Churchill-Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill was a British politician and prime minister of Britain during the World War second from 1940 to 1945 and also from 1951 from 1955 he is regarded as one of the Great War time leader of the 20th century,he had also served in the British Army and also a Nobel prize Winner in literature,he led the country in the most crucial days of war when Britain was fighting against the Nazi germany alone he is regarded as the most influential person in Britain.
5.Franklin Delano Roosevelt-Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the 32nd President of united States and only president of united States to be elected for four terms and serving for 12 years as President of United States,he led the country during world economic crisis and the Second World War and was one of the central figure in the Mid 20th Century however he died some months before the end of World War second and some days before the surrender of Nazi germany.
4.Martin Luther King Jr-Martin Luther King, Jr. was a Civil Right activist and leader of the African-American Civil Rights Movement,he is known for his Non-Violent Civil disobedience Movement against the racial injustice in United States of America,his speech “I have a Dream” during the Civil Rights movement made him National icon and was awarded with Nobel prize for peace in 1964 for struggling against Racial Injustice via Non-Violence and he also one of those leaders who was assassinated.
3.George Washington-George Washington was the First president of United States,He was the commander-in-chief of the Continental Army at the time of American Revolutionary War and one of the founding fathers of united States,he served as the President of United states twice.
2.Abraham Lincoln-Abraham Lincoln the 16th president of United States of America is the all time most famous Leader and president of United States,He successfully led the united States in the most Difficult period of united states i.e, American Civil War and abolished Slavery from united states,strengthen the National government and modernized the economy of united states which made him the most popular leader of united States,he was assassinated while he was President of united States of America in 1865.
1.Mahatma Gandhi-Mahatma Gandhi an Indian Leader who started his struggle from South Africa for Rights of Non-Whites and later came to India and actively participated in Freedom Struggle of India and Millions of Indians followed him and his path of Non-Violence and Satygrah,He never held any official position in Government but still the most famous Leader of India.
The path he shown is still followed by Millions of people all around the world for their struggle and still he inspires millions of people all around the world,which makes him of the greatest Leader of World, he was also among those leaders who were assassinated.