06. Che Guevara (1928 – 1967)
“Silence is argument carried out by other means.”
Che Guevara was an Argentine Marxist revolutionary leader. He played a vital role in carbon revolution and guerrilla leader in South America. Obviously, Che Guevara was a major figure of the Cuban Revolution. Also, his expression has become a universal intercultural symbol of revolution and global symbol in popular culture.
07. Nelson Mandela (1918 – 2013)
“It always seems impossible until it’s done.”
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was the first black president in South Africa. He fought against South African government for its racist policies. Mandela was known for his peace keeping and emerged as great leaders of the world. As the reward of peace keeping, he got noble price in the year 1993.
08. Vladimir Lenin (1870 – 1924)
“The way to crush the bourgeoisie is to grind them between the millstones of taxation and inflation.”
Vladimir Lenin was also called as ‘Vladimir Ilich Lenin’. Lenin was a great leader and the founder of Russian communist revolutionary. He led the Bolshevik Revolution in 1917. Also, he was the first head of the Soviet state in 1917.
09. Napoleon Bonaparte (1769 – 1821)
“Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.”
Napoleon Bonaparte also recognised as ‘Napoleon I’. He was a France military general who become the first emperor of France. Loved by his men, feared by his enemies, the duke of wellington believed he was worth 40,000 men on the battlefield. One of the most celebrated leaders in the history of the west because of his revolutionised military organisation.
10. Ayatollah Khomeini (1902 – 1989)
“Islamic state means a state based on justice and democracy and structured upon Islamic rules and laws.”
Sayyid Ruhollah Musavi Khomeini also known as Ayatollah Khomeini in western world. He was the religious and revolutionary leader. Because of the success of revolution, Ayatollah Khomeini was identified as political and religious leader of Iran. Ayatollah Khomeini became the supreme leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran in the year 1979, after the success of Iranian Revolution. These are the famous and great leaders in history who plays major role for their respective countries.