Some of the World's Greatest Leaders
Martin Luther King Jr. — His leadership of the American civil rights
movement in the 1960s and the results of his ‘dream’ still resonate
John Lennon — After gaining respect and adoration of youth everywhere
through his music, Lennon used his fame to advocate for human rights and world
Jackie Robinson — As the first black professional baseball player, Robinson
pushed the traditional boundaries of sport.
Margaret Thatcher — The first female prime minister of the United Kingdom
successfully led her country through multiple terms.
Pierre Trudeau — This Canadian prime minister led with flair, excitement
and the simple dare to “just watch him.”
Mahatma Ghandi — His espousal of peace and acceptance are critical and
needed aspects in all societies.
David Suzuki — Fierce supporter of all environmental causes, Suzuki
preaches preservation of our planet.
Rosa Parks — Her simple action of refusing to move on a local bus was
a cornerstone of the civil rights movement in the southern United States.
Suffragettes — Women around the world who fought diligently to obtain
equal rights and the vote for women in the 20th Century.
Marie Curie — Her work in the field of medicine was a pioneering move