The Greatest Historical Warriors


The Top Ten

1 Alexander the Great Alexander the Great Alexander III of Macedon, commonly known as Alexander the Great, was a King of the Ancient Greek kingdom of Macedon and a member of the Argead dynasty.

As Hannibal basically said up about him - "He defeated armies whose numbers vastly outnumbered his." Julius Caesar fell cried at a statue of Alexander's in Spain. The best considered him the best.

such a great king from the past... and hey he gots my name... Smooth Criminal the great lol - SmoothCriminal

Its truely unfortunate when some one believes that Al Capone is a Historical warrior, he's no warrior he's a thug. Alexander wasn't just "Great" he was a true warrior and King. Yasou Palikare.

2 Al Capone Al Capone Alphonse Gabriel Capone, sometimes known by the nickname "Scarface", was an American gangster and businessman who attained notoriety during the Prohibition era as the co-founder and boss of the Chicago Outfit.

If you tried to get Capone arrested by the police, it wouldn't work simply because anyone who could potentially put Capone in jail, were bought off by him.

If you were lucky enough to work for Al Capone, you were paid handsomely. However you had to be tough. Any proof that you were disloyal, he'd disfigure you.

Al Capone was responsible for the St. Valentines' Day Massacre in the Prohibition era. Of course he's the greatest warrior who ever lived!

Bootlegger, gangster, mob boss, and he was untouchable since he bought off the police, judge and jury.

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3 Jesse James Jesse James

The first ever daytime robbery was done by Jesse James and his crew. $60,000 robbery in broad daylight was unheard of prior to Jesse James.

All round badass! Gurella fighter, bank robber, and he led his gang to victory.

Jesse James would easily defeat Ceasar. All Jesse needs to do is quickdraw his Colt Revolver, and shoot acurrately.

4 Pancho Villa

The Mexican Robin Hood - jezza0

5 Atilla the Hun

He can smash and can kill Alexander, as we can see the episode in the deadliest warrior,
He was one of the legendary tribal warrior but brutal

6 Cuauhtémoc
7 Spartacus Spartacus Spartacus was a Thracian gladiator who, along with the Gauls Crixus, Oenomaus, Castus and Gannicus, was one of the escaped slave leaders in the Third Servile War, a major slave uprising against the Roman Republic.
8 Blackbeard Blackbeard Edward Teach or Edward Thatch, better known as Blackbeard, was an English pirate who operated around the West Indies and the eastern coast of Britain's North American colonies.
9 Crazy Horse Crazy Horse

A persistant hit and run specialist dispite his short food supply thanks to the buffalo being almost extinct (he could have hunted and eaten grizzlies instead).

10 Napoleon Bonaparte Napoleon Bonaparte Napoléon Bonaparte was a French military and political leader who rose to prominence during the French Revolution and led several successful campaigns during the Revolutionary Wars.

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11 Kureigu Shoon
12 Frank James
13 Geronimo Geronimo Geronimo was a prominent leader and medicine man from the Bedonkohe band of the Apache tribe. From 1850 to 1886 Geronimo joined with members of three other Chiricahua Apache bands.
14 Julius Ceasar
15 Hippolyte
16 Archillies
17 Joan of Arc Joan of Arc Joan of Arc, nicknamed "The Maid of Orléans", is considered a heroine of France for her role during the Lancastrian phase of the Hundred Years' War, and was canonized as a Roman Catholic saint. more.
18 George Washington George Washington George Washington was the first President of the United States, the Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War, and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States.
19 Heinrich Himmler Heinrich Himmler Heinrich Himmler was a German dictator, and a leading member of the Nazi party. Himmler was one of the most powerful men in Nazi Germany and one of the people most directly responsible for the Holocaust.
20 Leonidas
21 Cyrus the Great

Cyrus (580-529 because) was the first Achaemenid Emperor. He founded Persia by uniting the two original Iranian Tribes- the Medes and the Persians.

22 Lord Nelson
23 Lawrence of Arabia
24 William Wallace William Wallace William Wallace was a freedom fighter and a Scottish Commander during the first Scottish wars of Independence.

Not the most succesful, but NOBODY else could lead a nation which was falling apart like Scotland to the victories they had.

25 Crusader Knights
26 Mongol Horse Archers
27 Genghis Khan Genghis Khan Genghis Khan c. 1162 – August 18 1227, born Temüjin, was the founder and Great Khan of the Mongol Empire, which became the largest contiguous empire in history after his death.
28 Theodore Roosevelt Theodore Roosevelt Theodore Roosevelt was an American statesman, author, explorer, soldier, naturalist, and reformer who served as the 26th President of the United States from 1901 to 1909. As a leader of the Republican Party during this time, he became a driving force for the Progressive Era in the United States in the more.
29 Boudica

Warrior Queen of the Iceni. It takes more than balls to lead an uprising against the Roman Empire.

30 King Porus
31 Vikings
32 Spartans
33 Ninjas
34 Samurais
35 Trajan
36 Dionysius of Syracuse
37 Khalid ibn al-Walid

Led the Arabians in defeating the Romans and conquering palestine

38 Mehmed II
39 Ivan the Terrible Ivan the Terrible Ivan IV Vasilyevich, commonly known as Ivan the Terrible or Ivan the Fearsome, was the Grand Prince of Moscow from 1533 to 1547, then Tsar of All Rus' until his death in 1584. The last title was used by all his successors.
40 Hernan Cortes
41 Roman Legion
42 Japanese Samurai
43 Macedonian Phalanx
44 Helot Hoplites
45 English Longbowmen
46 Spanish Conquistadors
47 Aztec Jaguar Warriors
48 German Berserkers
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