Great Leaders of the World | Countries Father of Nations

Great Leaders of the World | Countries Father of Nations


In this general knowledge series article, you will find the list of great leaders of the world who are founding fathers of their countries & nations, we tried to enlist all those great leaders that are considered father of the nation in their respective countries. Simon Bolivar is one of the most prominent in the list as he is being considered founding father in six counries Venezuela, Panama, Peru, Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia. In fact, Bolivia is named after it.There are a couple of currencies and a lot of cities named after him as well.  

  • Afghanistan father of nation is Ahmad Shah Durrani
  • Albania father of the nation is Skanderbeg
  • Peru father of nation is Simón Bolívar
  • Algeria father of nation is Ahmed Ben Bella
  • Argentina founding father of nation is José de San Martín
  • Australia Father of Federation is Henry Parkes
  • Bahamas father of nation is Sir Lynden Pindling
  • Bangladesh father of nation is Sheikh Mujibur Rahman
  • Belize father of nation is George Cadle Price
  • Bolivia father of nation is Simón Bolívar

Great Leaders of the World - Ho Chi Minh

Countries Father of Nation

  • The former Soviet Union founding father was Vladimir Lenin
  • Brazil father of nation is Dom Pedro I (Portuguese prince) and José Bonifácio de Andrada e Silva (prince advisor)
  • Myanmar/Burma father of nation is Aung San
  • Chile father of nation is Bernardo O'Higgins
  • Colombia father of nation is Simón Bolívar
  • Cuba father of nation is Carlos Manuel de Céspedes
  • Dominican Republic father of nation is Juan Pablo Duarte (war hero against Haiti)
  • Ecuador father of nation is Simón Bolívar
  • El Salvador father of the nation is José Matias Delgado
  • The leader who unified the small city sates, Bavaria and Prussia as Germany is Otto von Bismarck
  • Ghana father of the nation is Kwame Nkrumah (A famous non-aligned movement leader)
  • Haiti independence hero is Jean-Jacques Dessaline
  • India father of nation is Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
  • Indonesia father of the nation is Sukarno
  • Father of Greece is the title of Alexander the Great
  • Kenya father of the nation is Jomo Kenyatta
  • Libya independence war hero was mukhtar
  • Father of the Iranian revolution is Ruhollah Khomeini
  • Malaysia father of independence is Tunku Abdul Rahman
  • Mexico father of the nation is Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla
  • Namibia father of nation (anti-apartheid activist) is Sam Nujoma
  • Netherlands father of nation is William the Silent
  • North Korea's father of nation is Kim Il-sung
  • Pakistan father of nation is Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah (R.A.)

Father of Nation - Muhammad Ali Jinnah

Great Leader of the World (Muhammad Ali Jinnah)

  • Panama father of nation is Simón Bolívar
  • Papua New Guinea father of nation is Sir Michael Somare
  • Philippines father of the nation is Andrés Bonifacio (hero in the struggle against Spanish rule)
  • Saudi Arabia father of nation is Ibn Saud of Saudi Arabia (formed the third Saudi Kingdom)
  • Singapore father of nation is Lee Kuan Yew
  • Somalia father of the nation is Mohammed Abdullah Hassan(independence movement hero)
  • South Africa father of the nation is Nelson Mandela(ended the apartheid)
  • Sri Lanka father of the nation is Don Stephen Senanayake
  • Sweden father of nation is Gustav I of Sweden (led in separation from Denish rule)
  • Tanzania father of nation is Julius Nyerere (anti colonial political leader)
  • Tunisia father of nation is Habib Bourguiba
  • Turkey father of the nation is Mustafa Kemal Atatürk
  • Founder of former Yugoslavia was Josip Broz Tito
  • Taiwan father of nation is Sun Yat-sen
  • China father of nation is Mao Zedong
  • United States of America (USA) father of nation is George Washington (was first President as well)

Father of Nation - George Washington

USA Founding Father George Washington(leftmost)

  • Uruguay father of the nation is José Gervasio Artigas (Led indecisive wars against colonial powers)
  • Venezuela father of the nation is Simón Bolívar
  • Vietnam father of the nation is Ho Chi Minh (led in Indo China wars)
  • Zambia one of founding father of the nation is Kenneth Kaunda
  • Zimbabwe one of founding father of the nation is Robert Mugabe
  • Father of the Iranian revolution is Ruhollah Khomeini
  • Founder of former Yugoslavia was Josip Broz Tito

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