Top Ten Military Generals of All Time


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221 Louis Nicolas Davout

The best of napoleon's generals. Many victories came because of him and his decisive moves. You should all look him up

222 Gen. Ataul Goni Osmani
223 Saddam Hussein Saddam Hussein Saddam Hussein Abd al-Majid al-Tikriti was the fifth President of Iraq, serving in this capacity from 16 July 1979 until 9 April 2003. A leading member of the revolutionary Arab Socialist Ba'ath Party, and later, the Baghdad-based Ba'ath Party and its regional organization Ba'ath Party – Iraq Region—which more.

During the reign of Saddam Iraq was a prosperous country. Thanks to Hussein! But they (USA) came and destroyed everything! and then they cane to Libya and did the same thing(((Turned both countries into chaos!

Hero of Iraq, who defeated mighty foes.

Hero to Iraq. Suck USA..
They came to iraq & libya to start war. Chaos everywhere. Such a evil country that influnce by Freemasons / illuminati

224 Adolf Hitler Adolf Hitler Adolf Hitler was an Austrian politician who was the leader of the Nazi Party, Chancellor of Germany from 1933 to 1945, and Führer of Nazi Germany from 1934 to 1945. As dictator of Nazi Germany, he initiated World War II in Europe with the invasion of Poland in September 1939 and was a central figure more.

This guy was no General, he was certainly no genius. He killed off his best generals and surrounded himself with lick spittle's Was smart enough to start a two front war and then declare war on the United States. Any one who thinks otherwise needs to read history.

He fought and won many battles, but was eventually betrayed by his people.

I agree Hitler is no general yet he was an incredible political mind to come in at exactly the right moment to run a nation

Kills Jews all around the world. But yet, he left the remains Jews to open our eyes towards them

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225 Gaston of Foix, Duke of Nemours

Died at the Battle of Ravenna (1515) at age 23, yet achieved so many brilliant victories in a very short time, figthing against the best armies at the time.

226 Rajendra Chola

Exceptional leader known for his victory over palas and southeast Asia

227 Samudragupta
228 Eulji Mundeok

(6th century) He defeated the Sui Dynasty, covering much of modern day China, in a defensive war. He was general of Goguryeo (pretty much Korea). It was 305,000 Sui forces against 10,000 or so cavalry. What did he do? Ambush them by a river. When the Sui forces were halfway across the river, he released a dam and roaring water came crashing down on the Sui forces. He drowned many and put the Sui in shock, charging with his cavalry. Of the 305,000 Sui soldiers in the battle, it is said that only 2,700 survived. What a beast.

229 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.

Greatest military prodigy, one of those moments in history which will not repeat itself ever again

The only illiterate peasant teenager to lead a national army. She not only won all her battles--except Paris-- but inspired France to fight after her death.

John of arc was amazing, he was a teenager who always beat the more experienced English armies. She was the turning point of the 100 years war. - ArdaUlay

The English were so afraid of her that many cities surrendered without a fight. Without her, the French language wouldn't exist.

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230 Selim I the Grim

Selim I, the Sultan of the Ottoman Empire from 1512 to 1520, expanded the Empire 2.5 times (from 2.375.000 km2 to 6.557.000 km2), defeated two of the most powerful states of the time, the Mamluk Sultanate of Egypt and the Safavid dynasty of Persia, conquered Egypt, Syria and most of Arabia. The Ottomans became the dominant power in the Islamic World. Upon conquering Egypt, Selim took the title of Caliph of Islam.

231 Hayreddin Barbarossa
232 Henri de la Tour d'Auvergne, Vicomte de Turenne V 1 Comment
233 King Arthur

Camelot was real.

King Arthur is probably one of the most heroic leaders of Britian if he actually existed

Fairy tales

234 Lê Lợi

Really? Is this how you respect the guy who defeated the Ming dynasty many times while being outnumbered?

Usually outnumbered, yet he won many remarkable victories against the Ming empire.

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236 Dinh Bo Linh

A great Vietnamese hero. His victory over all twelve kingdoms at once is unforgettable.

Why is he 171. He deserves to be in the top 5 because he fought twelve kingdoms and won

The Vietnamese people give him a lot of respect because he united our nation. By the way I'm surprised not to see where Phung Hung is on this list.

237 Kwon Yul

Outnumbered 30,000 against 2,800, he still managed to win. - TrueAllTimeTop10

238 General Monash

WW1 Australian Commander, unlike British generals, he cared for his men, and helped win WW1.

239 Ashoka

Top 10 surely. The movie was Shahrukh Khan most entertaining because he accidently grabbed Kareena Kapoor tits

Great leader of his time. He conquered Kalinga. He avenged his mother killing by killing his 99 brothers to become a king.

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240 Alexander Nevsky
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