The world have seen many revolutions in the past and those revolutions are made for welfare of people and nations. Obviously, there are many great leaders in history who have made such revolutions. Of course, these peoples are born with great talent to lead their nations in best path. Among them, here is a list of top 10 leaders of all time.
Great Leaders Of The World – Ten Best Leaders
01. George Washington (1732 – 1799)
George Washington is one of the most talented leaders of all time. He was well known as founding father of the United States of America. Washington served as the first president of USA and also represented as commander in chief of the Continental Army. He was the person who led the Americans against the British rule and taught them what is meant by freedom.
02. Mahatma Gandhi (1869 – 1948)
“A man is but the product of his thoughts; what he thinks, he becomes.”
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi is popularly called as ‘Bapu’ or ‘Gandhiji’. He was a foremost leader of the Indian independence movement against British rule in India. During freedom struggle, he practised non-violence and truth in all situations to get freedom for India. Mahatma Gandhi is one of the good leaders in history especially for his calm and polite way of battle. He led Indians in challenging the British-imposed salt tax which is called as ‘Dandi Salt March’ in 1930. Later he also led the Quit India movement in 1942.
03. Mao Zedong (1893 – 1976)
“Political power grows out of the barrel of a gun.”
Mao Zedong is popularly known as Chairman Mao. He was the leader of Chinese revolution and also the founder of People’s Republic of China. Mao ruled as an autocrat and then became Chairman of the Communist Party of china which was established at 1949. The military strategies, political policies and economics given by him are collectively known as ‘Maoism’.
04. Adolf Hitler (1889 – 1945)
Adolf Hitler was a powerful German politician, who was the leader of Nazi party. He was the chancellor of Germany from 1933 to 1945. As a great dictator of German, Hitler originated the World War II in Europe on September 1939. Though Hitler’s activities and deed seems not right to many, he is rated among finest leaders because of his leadership quality.
05. Martin Luther King Jr (1929 – 1968)
“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.”
Martin Luther King Jr was an American Baptist minister and civil-rights activist. He led Civil Rights Movement in United States through his non-violence method. Also, he was the only person who got noble prize at youngest age of thirty five. Luther King continues to be remembered as one of the most inspirational African-American best leaders in history.