statesman

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English statesman and philosopher; precursor of British empiricism; advocated inductive reasoning (1561-1626) 1st Baron Verulam , Bacon , Baron Verulam , Francis Bacon , Sir Francis Bacon , Viscount St. Albans
British statesman and leader of the Labour party who instituted the welfare state in England (1883-1967) 1st Earl Attlee , Attlee , Clement Attlee , Clement Richard Attlee
English statesman; member of the Conservative Party (1867-1947) 1st Earl Baldwin of Bewdley , Baldwin , Stanley Baldwin
English statesman; member of the Conservative Party (1848-1930) 1st Earl of Balfour , Arthur James Balfour , Balfour
United States statesman who promoted the Marshall Plan and helped establish NATO (1893-1971) Acheson , Dean Acheson , Dean Gooderham Acheson
Indonesian statesman who obtained the independence of Indonesia from the Netherlands in 1949 and served as president until ousted by Suharto in a coup d'etat (1901-1970) Achmad Sukarno , Sukarno
German statesman; chancellor of West Germany (1876-1967) Adenauer , Konrad Adenauer
ancient Athenian statesman and general in the Peloponnesian War (circa 450-404 BC) Alcibiades
United States statesman and leader of the Federalists; as the first Secretary of the Treasury he establish a federal bank; was mortally wounded in a duel with Aaron Burr (1755-1804) Alexander Hamilton , Hamilton
Roman who was an early Christian philosopher and statesman who was executed for treason; Boethius had a decisive influence on medieval logic (circa 480-524) Anicius Manlius Severinus Boethius , Boethius
British statesman who became prime minister in 1997 (born in 1953) Anthony Charles Lynton Blair , Blair , Tony Blair
Egyptian statesman who (as president of Egypt) negotiated a peace treaty with Menachem Begin (then prime minister of Israel) (1918-1981) Anwar el-Sadat , Anwar Sadat , Sadat
Palestinian statesman who was chairman of the Palestine Liberation Organization (1929-2004) Arafat , Yasser Arafat
French prelate and statesman; principal minister to Louis XIII (1585-1642) Armand Jean du Plessis , Cardinal Richelieu , Duc de Richelieu , Richelieu
British statesman who as Prime Minister pursued a policy of appeasement toward fascist Germany (1869-1940) Arthur Neville Chamberlain , Chamberlain , Neville Chamberlain
British general and statesman; he defeated Napoleon at Waterloo; subsequently served as Prime Minister (1769-1852) Arthur Wellesley , Duke of Wellington , First Duke of Wellington , Iron Duke , Wellington
Turkish statesman who abolished the caliphate and founded Turkey as a modern secular state (1881-1938) Ataturk , Kemal Ataturk , Kemal Pasha , Mustafa Kemal
Roman statesman who established the Roman Empire and became emperor in 27 BC; defeated Mark Antony and Cleopatra in 31 BC at Actium (63 BC - AD 14) Augustus , Gaius Julius Caesar Octavianus , Gaius Octavianus , Octavian
British general and statesman whose victory at Plassey in 1757 strengthened British control of India (1725-1774) Baron Clive , Baron Clive of Plassey , Clive , Robert Clive
Israeli statesman (born in Russia) who (as prime minister of Israel) negotiated a peace treaty with Anwar Sadat (then the president of Egypt) (1913-1992) Begin , Menachem Begin
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