Greatest Leaders of All Time


The Top Ten

1 Guru Gobind Singh Guru Gobind Singh Guru Gobind Singh; born Gobind Rai, was the 10th Sikh Guru, a spiritual master, warrior, poet and philosopher.

Sacrificed his whole family to fight against justice. He lend his son's life, mother's life and his own. Today, if there is any reduction in injustice and crime, it's because of him. He was one man military. He said "If you can gain justice with peace, do it. But if you can't, raise your voice and hold the sword."

I've seen many people talking about dirty about Sikhism and swearing to our god. He has told one, there is no heaven and no hell. Whoever dies, he soul will automatically come to god's house. Death is the biggest punishment of all time and visiting god's house is the biggest forgiveness anyone can achieve.

In his name, we all live and achieve the light of love. He drives out all darkness from life and gives eternal happiness. His was the greatest leader of yesterday, still is the greatest leader of today and will be the greatest leader of tomorrow.

An inspiration! Sacrificed himself & his family to save the freedom of speech, freedom of expression, freedom of choosing/practising religion.

Guru Gobind Sing Ji is The greatest Leader and first challenger to mugul kingdom in defending and protecting Hindu religion, He establish Sikh religion who is the Pure soldier of His Army. Guru Gobind Singh sacrificed His whole Family and Himself for the sake of humanitarian, He is The Majesty of all Kings of This world and Ruler of many decades! For more information on Guru Gobind Singh Ji life go and search on Google under Sikh Religion!

A True Leader! - Engineerzphere

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2 Guru Nanak Guru Nanak Guru Nanak was the founder of Sikhism and the first of the ten Sikh Gurus. His birth is celebrated worldwide as Guru Nanak Gurpurab on Kartik Pooranmashi, the full-moon day in the month of Katak, October–November.

This is the first human being who told us the formation of universe 500 years before ( scientists telling us today but same way as guru nanak)... He told us you r the part of God, we only need a vision to see him. He told us this universe is the body of God.. It is a concious energy compile how it want. He told us everything and everywhere is God. This whole thing is just a play.

The guru of the world

Guru Nanak Dev ji was like a lighthouse for the world in those dark times... And his teachings are still like a power house for us...

Guru Nanak Dev Ji Maharaj,He only told us everything is in God's hand and everywhere is God,and 500yrs before told about scientists telling us today but same as Guru Nanak Dev Ji

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3 Guru Granth Sahib

Sri Guru Granth Sahib ji is the Guru of all humanity. Shows the path of real truth and indicates that God is one and he is present everywhere. He has no shape, no colour, no body like humans. But he exists and takes care of all species.

They are our great guru in the world

He was the real hero..

No one can take their place... Teaches all true... Past present and future... & realty of life... He is real hero in the world

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4 Buddha Buddha Gautama Buddha, also known as Siddhārtha Gautama, Shakyamuni Buddha, or simply the Buddha, after the title of Buddha, was an ascetic and sage, on whose teachings Buddhism was founded.

The great son of India give her recognition in the world. Country of Buddha, the Land of piece spread message of non violence.

He has lived life is one of the greatest example how to live a peacefully.

Teachings of Buddha is ultimate

Peace Loving people

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5 Bhagat Singh Bhagat Singh Bhagat Singh was an Indian revolutionary socialist who was influential in the Indian independence movement. He is often referred to as Shaheed Bhagat Singh, the word "Shaheed" meaning "martyr" in a number of Indian languages. more.

In his 20 year of age what a passion he have for his love.. Country... Nobody imagine he have what a solid heart he is actually a MAN

He is a living hero but government give the all credits to gandhi for freedom but they are totally wrong because the reality of gandhi just a mask man they never done something from freedom BHAGAT SINGH OUR THINK NOT JUST A POSTER

He is in the heart of every punjabi

Dr Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh Ji Insan is the real messenger of God and he is God for us..

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6 Jesus Christ Jesus Christ Jesus Christ was born in Bethlehem, Palestine. He was born to Mary, as the bible says "she was found with child of the Holy Ghost" (Matthew 1:18). He was both man and God (John 20:28). According to the bible He is God alone (Deuteronomy 6:4). more.

Even if you do not share the faith that he is the Savior. He is easily the most influential person in human history. Entire civilizations and ideologies founded upon his teachings. All based on Love.

The savior of the whole world. In Him was life, and the life was and is the light of mankind. The one that conquer darkness and death.

All of history is based on the belief of a higher being, God. I personally grew up learning about God and his son Jesus. Some may say why does forgiveness have to be proven? Because people can't just believe by their ears. They have to have proof. As a higher being, a part of God, Jesus was sent to earth to show his love for his people. It was proof that he forgave us. I agree. The whole world's history is based on love and creation. It founded many of today's religions, civilizations, and ideologies.

Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me. - John 14:6 (ESV)

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7 Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln was the 16th President of the United States, serving from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. Lincoln led the United States its bloodiest war and its greatest moral, constitutional, and political crisis.

Great man, but lets get this straight, yes he DID end slavery but he had no control over the South (confederate states) and only carve a path for "creative" bigots to exercise their hatred a different way *cough* "JIM CROW" *cough* and even after he ended slavery he did nothing after that thus ignoring the ever-persistent elephant (Racism) getting only bigger. I just wish people would stop viewing him as a the white saver against the oppressed blacks because if you look at it closely all he said was their shall be no slavery "emancipation proclamation" and did nothing in that matter after that. Again great man but to view him as a savior is just wrong. Slavery was going to end eventually and the WHOLE reason why the civil war happened was because you of slavery and if a different president who fought for ending slavery (there's not a lot but there is a few) who would do the same.

He helped to free the slaves. He basically defined freedom. He fought for his principals and ethics, he fought for what he believed in. That is what makes him a great leader.

Smart, tall, brave, and the man who ended slavery he is a great leader but maybe not number one but should be number 5

Yes ended slavery

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8 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.

only death stopped him to conquer almost a half of the world - MatrixGuy

HE set an example of humanitarian rights. and a teacher of self respect!

The only military leader who never experienced defeat...

Shame on all of you who support Gurmeet Ram Rahim as a leader. A pervert and a rapist he is, you compare him to men like Buddha and Bhagat Singh!
By far and wide, Alexander the great established the largest empire of the world by taking a handful of people from Macedonia. By the virtue of leadership, Alexander is an unparalleled leader.

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9 Napoleon Napoleon 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.

His Civil Code was acceleration towards the end of feudalism.

He should be top 1 or 2. Pull a random dude from the streets. 9 times out of 10 they have heard of the name Napoleon. Those other dudes outranking him? Who the hell are they anyway?

A brilliant military man as well as a politician. Napoleon was a breath of fresh air for modernity and progress in an otherwise backward Europe during his time. - Bolshoy_Brat

This site is SO biased to India.

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10 Hari Singh Nalwa

The great warrior in the history to rule Afghanistan and stayed there as governor. Till date USA the so called worlds powerful country can't do it

A great Sikh journal. Hari Singh nalwa victory on Afghan

Great commander of all times

He was the only General to conquer and rule in Afghanistan. Russia,China Tried and U.S is still trying to Sustain a Democracy but it’s not working they should learn from Hari Singh Nalwa. Harpreet Singh Rajasansi.

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The Contenders

11 Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale

He is the best Sikh leader in the 20th century... He was great warrior which was taught to Sikh fight there rights... He is not a terrorist... He is demanding there state rights from Indian government but Indian give him terrorist lable

In one word he is Sikh warrior... !

Greatest leader of 20th century who stood firm against Indian government's tyranny. He is responsible of awakening punjabi youth and fuel them with a sense of freedom.

He is the helpful of poor people

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12 Julius Caesar Julius Caesar Gaius Julius Caesar, known by his cognomen Julius Caesar, was a Roman politician and military general who played a critical role in the events that led to the demise of the Roman Republic and the rise of the Roman Empire.

Victorious against the odds in the Gallic wars, becomes the first roman to lead an invasion of Britain, disposed a pharaoh, defeats one of the great military strategists in history to win a civil war and become the most powerful man in the Western world, his assassination by a descendant of one of the founders of the republic leads to the death of the republic, and birth of an empire that has left many present influences on the world especially Europe, there's even a month named after him a man that stands amongst gods, Julius Caesar is Nietzsches uberman.

He is a cool Roman. He should've defeated the conspirators.

50, 000 Romans defeating 200, 000 Gauls? Must I say more? He lead his army from the front wearing a red sash while riding a white horse in every battle and was never defeated. Enough said. Hands down. - themusicking101

Caesar is Rome!

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13 Ghengis Khan

Greatest man in the world

Great leader And human

Brilliant leader and better among the above ones

No. 1 evil

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14 Ashoka

This guy is an unknown however he will be up there with greatest of leaders in years to come. Give it 25 years and he will be sitting in the top half of this list. - DannyBoy

Preacher of the teachings of Buddha he was a good ruler who is immortal in history.

He is the one who showed way of peace after lord Buddha!

If the world knows Alexander the world must know Ashok
The pioneer of non violence, he was a figure with unique and amazing ideas.
One of the greatest king to descend on earth, he is unparalleled in this world

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15 Nelson Mandela Nelson Mandela Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, politician, and philanthropist, who served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999. He was the country's first black chief executive, and the first elected in a fully representative democratic election.

Nelson Mandela is the Greatest leader of all time! Forgiving his enemy on release from prison after 27 yrs, encouraging and leading the quest for reconciliation not only in South Africa but all over the world. So it is obvious that it is him that ruled over the greatest empire of all time. He conquered the world without a single shot! Even his enemies bowed to him. His principles cut across all and every kind of boundary.

Great person who lived his life for society...

Nelson Mandela was the great social reformer...

To the guy who said this person is a terrorist,you are probably a Neo-Nazi/White Supremacist.-LitSavage

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16 Amritbani Guru Ravidass Ji

Greatest & purest saint of the world

He was great saint

Jai guru dev ji

Jai guru dev ji

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17 Thomas Jefferson Thomas Jefferson Thomas Jefferson was an American Founding Father who was principal author of the Declaration of Independence, and served as the 3rd President of the United States from 1801-1809. He was born on April 13, 1743, and died on July 4, 1826, on the same day 2nd United States President John Adams died.

He wrote the ' declaration of independence!

He is a wonderful man

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.

How can you beat a leader who had the opportunity to rule as a king, and yet choose the life of a humble man? So far I've seen on this list numerous great men of sacrifice, duty, courage, and faith. But Washington embodied all these traits, and instead of sacrificing himself in the war he fought. He choose the hardship of living and building a young nation. Because dying is easy. Living is hard.

He practiced what he preached and risked it all. In the end he was victorious.

He made america what it is he was the leader of the army who wanted liberty,justice, and freedom

he OK

19 Baba Deep Singh

He was a great Sikh of the world and everybody can't forget their death please vote for baba deep singh

There is no example in world who fought after death by holding head in one hand and fighting with other hand

Baba Ji merged with the God so no difference between Guru Nanak Dev Ji and Babaji

What a good man. he always looked after everyone. we should pray

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20 Maharana Pratap Maharana Pratap Pratap Singh or Pratap Singh was the ruler of Mewar, a region in north-western India in the present day state of Rajasthan.

The only person in the history, who never compromised with his soil's freedom! True Legend!

The great king, but in this list are many of people are equal to God. So therefore, can't compare to him with them. - Jasbirkhalsa

Maharana Pratap is the tallest of all leaders because he was fighting a cause for the general public. If he could have asked for a easy life he would have got it. But he was a selfless leader who knew with whom he was fighting with, he was a warrior of greatest order. Akbar could not win him in his life despite having many times more strength of the army.

Maharana Pratap was that legend who never surrender against any ruler, He is the person who well what the dignity and honour of the person. He never gave up. On his death even his enemy Akbar also started crying, what else can show how great he was who was very loyal and faithful towarad his kingdom and to the people! Jay Rajputana!

Jai Maharana

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21 Shivaji Shivaji Shivaji Bhonsle, also known as Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, was an Indian warrior king and a member of the Bhonsle Maratha clan.

The last great constructive genius and nation-builder that the Hindu race has produced… He was truly an original explorer, the maker of a new road in medieval Indian history with no example of guide before him.

Greatest Maratha Leader.. The true greatest Maratha king... The empire of Maharashtra.. Shiv chhatrapati

The last great constructive genius and nation-builder that the Hindu race has produced… He was truly an original explorer, the maker of a new road in medieval Indian history with no example of guide before him.

Greatest King and management guru

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22 Augustus

The creator of the western world. His reforms were revolutionary and he brought Rome to a gold age.

Successor of Julius Caesar, and with Marc Antony, ruled over a vast empire. - Wopwop

First actual emperor of Rome and created the Roman Empire he also did it because of Vergil when he made The Aeneid. It help him change the roman republic to an empire.

Saint gurmeet ram rahim ji alweys great

23 Winston Churchill Winston Churchill Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill was a British statesman who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945 and again from 1951 to 1955. Churchill was also an officer in the British Army, a historian, and a writer.

Winston Churchill, was a Zionist, a cancerous tumor in human form, racist, eugenics, bigot, extremist, terrorist and pure evil. He killed over 2 million Indian's, in the Bengal Famine of 1943-1945, with a racist mind. Around 6-7 million Indians died in that famine. For his part Churchill proved callously indifferent... He was resolutely opposed to food shipments to Bengal and diverted food to Italy for allied forces... Churchill felt it would do no good -famine or no famine, since Indians "breed like rabbits". Churchill, was racist towards India and all Indian's. Churchill hated the Irish and Palestinian's. Churchill, was also racist towards Native American Indian's, Aborigines and Maori's. Churchill, had terrorist plans to invade Eire/Irish Republic.

All British crimes and atrocities, must never be forgiven and forgotten and also never brushed under the carpet, forever. Only racist, ignorant, intolerant, evil and bigoted native-Briton's, will disagree with my ...more

He was of course, known for his role in WWII but he is a deplorable man on a personal level. Advocated for colonialism, was a racist, and was responsible for the death of million natives of British Raj. I could ONLY commend him for leading Britain in WWII. - Bolshoy_Brat

One of the greatest leaders of all time!

"We will fight them on the beaches we will fight them in the streets, WE WILL NEVER SURRENDER"

He saved the brits from Hitler and Nazis he was awesome

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24 Teddy Roosevelt Teddy Roosevelt

Great leader never gave up or lost hope.

He stayed strong when the going got rough.


25 Panj Pyare

Given their head to their guru. waheguru

Punj pyare opinion

Real Sikhs who abide with Guru Sahib Ji and became Guru Ji's beloved

5 Sikhs/ Panj pyare created by guru gobind singh called khalsa

26 King David

King David ruled Israel at a pivotal period, he established the golden era of Israel

Greatest warriors & leader of Christianity

27 Udham Singh

A Great freedom fighter of India.

Great sacrifice for country.

One person which goes London to show the Indian power

Like please

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28 Elizabeth II Elizabeth II Elizabeth II is Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms. Elizabeth was born in London as the first child of the Duke and Duchess of York, later King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, and she was educated privately at home.

This cancerous, reptilian, racist, terrorist, fraudulent and evil woman, has no right to be the satanic mother of 54 nations, (53 of them, looted, pillaged, plundered, exploited etc. , by Great Britain, during the previous millenium - mostly non-white rich and debt-free nations, who are now poor, thanks to their anti-immigrant, adulterous, terrorist, warmongering, greedy, selfish and racist colonial power, Great Britain). Only Anglo-Saxon British people who cannot see the truth and disagree with these comments, are lifelong racists, ignorant, intolerant, narrrowminded, evil and bigoted, and not worthy of being labelled human and also not worthy of their existence on our planet.

This fraudulent, poisonous, rogue, cancerous, racist and evil woman, fully deserves no right to be on this list in the first place. A member of an evil shadow government (Committee of 300), she and the rest of her bloodline/satanic evil, inbred and nefarious family, find war, blood, murder, suffering, death and destruction etc, towards humanity, anywhere in the world extremely amusing (including the murder of Princess Diana).

I love the queen. She should lead

29 Maharaja Ranjit Singh

He was a great maharaja in Sikh history

He was one of the Sikh maharaja

He is a great Maharaja in the world. He is a great ruler.

He won al his battle never forgot

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30 John F. Kennedy John F. Kennedy John Fitzgerald Kennedy (Born May 29th, 1917) commonly referred to by his initials JFK, was an American politician who served as the 35th President of the United States from January 1961 until his assassination in November 1963. The Cuban Missile Crisis, The Bay of Pigs Invasion, the Nuclear Test Ban more.

The only man who was going to change America was killed my Satan.

Damn needs to be higher - TeamRocket747

31 Kabir

So much has been written about him that this space is too little. A man who still rules the hearts of rural areas after 600 years

True observer. True poeter. Independent thinker. True mind set. Son of sun.

Kabir saheb is supreme God - AnupSiwach

Everything is truth writ tends by him. He is true God

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32 Franklin Roosevelt
33 Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

Transformed a weak, aging Ottoman Empire into a modern, secular, and democratic Republic of Turkey. Also, he was a great military leader, leading Turkish forces to victory against the British at Gallipoli and against foreign occupation after WWI.

He SHOULD be much more higher than this. A military commander that saved Turkey in both Gallipoli during WWI and its revolutionary war where foreign powers were attempting to chop up Turkey in half. He was also a forward-thinking statesman who established the modern Turkish republic and aimed for Turkey to become much more modern by removing religious influence both politically and socially as well as calling for women's emancipation. Unfortunately, Erdogan is doing the very opposite and is destroying his hard-earned legacy. - Bolshoy_Brat

This is the hero of Turkey, he secularized and democratized the country, freed Turkey from the other places, and saved it from the Ottomans. Entire Turkey supports him. - Aisu

The geatest leader of all time! Rest in peace..

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34 Al Gore Al Gore Albert Arnold "Al" Gore Jr. is an American politician and environmentalist who served as the 45th Vice President of the United States from 1993 to 2001 under President Bill Clinton.

Sorry, but we live in a time when George W Bush became president, not him. - MrCoolC

35 Donald Trump Donald Trump Donald John Trump (born June 14, 1946) is an American businessman, television personality, politician, and the 45th President of the United States. Born and raised in Queens, New York City, Trump received an economics degree from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 1968. In 1971, more.

First president that has made a great change for the best for all races when ignore all the lies against him

It's crazy, Donald Trump doesn't belong here! He's one the worst leader of all time. Liar, megolamaniac, narcissistic, imcompetent... I cannot believe there are still people who don't see through him. - lilyflower

Like it or not, he had the most influence in world politics in 20-30 years.

He’s actually doing something... - lilrocketman

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36 Chandragupta Maurya

He is greatest king

Jai shri ram ji

In my thought legend

One of the finest maurya

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37 Pancho Villa
38 Attila the Hun Attila the Hun Attila, frequently called Attila the Hun, was the ruler of the Huns from 434 until his death in March 453.

In his time the Hunnic Empire had the half of Europe - MatrixGuy

You are the best pita ji

39 Marcus Aurelius
40 Kartar Singh Sarabha

First young Sikh Indian fighter

He was a great and stronger man

The man whon sacrifice his life for his motherlands freedom. They were only 21 years old. Shaheed bhagat singh was inspired by them

Freedom Fighter N Great Sikh

41 Crazy Horse Crazy Horse

A proud Indian who fought no matter the odds for his people and their beliefs.

42 Richard I of England
43 Mahatma Gandhi Mahatma Gandhi Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was the preeminent leader of the Indian independence movement in British-ruled India.

Killer of thousand innocent Indian

He is the greatest. All works for only one the but he works for all his work is to make an idol nation

He didn't do anything for India gandhi family only thing about their self

Good person, best person,father of humanity, thankyou bapu for this freedom.

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44 Muhammad Muhammad Muhammad (570 AD - 632 AD) was an Arabian Prophet, best known as the central figure (And last prophet) of the Abrahamic religion of Islam and is amongst the most revered and important historical figures in the world.

The savior of mankind

Greatest of all time!

Leader administrator philosopher and saviour of mankind

He should be on first number. the person who changed whole mankind.

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45 Prithviraj Chauhan

The most powerful Hindu king

He is a great person

That is good person

Jay Ho Prithviraj Chauhan

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46 Leonidas I
47 Bindusara Bindusara
48 Ronald Reagan Ronald Reagan Ronald Wilson Reagan (1911-2004) was an American politician and actor who was 40th President of the United States from 1981 to 1989 . Prior to his presidency, he was the 33rd Governor of California from 1967 to 1975, following a career as a Hollywood actor and union leader until his death in 2004

He should be MUCH higher, he's one of the best leaders of all time. Not only did he fix all of Carter's screw ups, but he basically saved us from a nuclear war. - invinciblemario99

49 Barack Obama Barack Obama Barack Hussein Obama II served as the 44th president of the United States of America. He was elected in 2008 after serving in the Senate from 2005-08, beating John McCain and becoming the first African-American to be elected President of the United States. He was elected again in 2012, beating Mitt more.

In 50 years he will be second only to Lincoln. He is a brilliant man of diplomacy, tolerance, and compassion. His entire presidency was a battle to put forth human rights over greed.

Caused all racism right before trump came into office so trump takes the heat, Obama was the worst president for black community. He is a Clinton puppet and we all know what she is Monster

Haha, what? He increased the debt

He *decreased* the debt, blame yo man Bush for the debt

Do your research! He helped fight off what would have been the worst economic collapse in American history that started DURING Bush's presidency. - HexBolt0505

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50 Subhash Chandra Bose Subhash Chandra Bose Subhas Chandra Bose, was an Indian nationalist whose defiant patriotism made him a hero in India, but whose attempt during World War II to rid India of British rule with the help of Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan left a troubled legacy.

A true lover of our country. Fought hard for freedom instead of sitting idol in jail like some of the politicians.

He was a brave leader his policy was aggression is the best policy of defense if he lead India first 20 years of after independence today India become more superior than China

He makes me very proud to be Indian. Like Bhagat Singh, he was a very proud Indian freedom fighter.

Ram rehim

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