This act of hers sparked the Montgomery Bus Boycott that crippled the state capital's public transport system. Their courage and their ability to influence, earns them a loyal following, and they rise to power. Mann Deshi aspires to launch 1 million rural women entrepreneurs through partnerships with social enterprises and mainline financial institutions in India. Shakespeare also probably introduced more than 1,700 new words to the English Language. Too often this conversation is skewed by prioritization of corporate jobs over other sectors.
All around the world, leaders and philosophers have changed nations and regions with their ideas and beliefs. She founded a nonprofit, Lean In, named after her best-selling book. He was a great follower of Mahatma Gandhi and he got his inspiration from the works of Gandhi to fight injustices that were meted on blacks that hailed from the Southern States. She embarked upon her lifelong dream of flying across the world in 1937, however, her flight went missing on that trip and she was never seen again. Because of him, China is a world power and a potent rival to the dominant United States of America. Just like empires, companies can come and go with the times. Trait: Persistence After slumping sales of the Macintosh computer and a poor financial outlook for Apple, Steve Jobs was eventually forced out of the company by the board of directors.
Oprah is one of the most famous African Americans of all time and one of the highest paid celebrities. Another English naturalist, Alfred Russell Wallace, independently developed very similar ideas at the same time as Darwin. As a matter of facts he was able to develop his first computer program while was still at high school, and he co-founded Microsoft in the year 1977, and by the year 1993, he had been rated as the richest man in the world. A week before he died Einstein wrote to Bertrand Russell, a British Philosopher, and leading antinuclear campaigner, asking to put his name to a manifesto urging all countries to give up their nuclear weapons. Although it was a necessity of War at that time, today however those technologies are being used for completely different purposes and is being used to help humanity. My last reason is because it shows how these leaders affected how civilization as we know it developed which I think is pretty cool. King was assassinated in 1968, but will always be remembered for his dignified, passive resistance to an unjust society.
He also became the President of Cuba from 1976 to 2008. Over the years, Gates has slowly transitioned away from Microsoft and into philanthropic ventures. His oratory skills, propaganda and planning made him a leader par excellence. The measure prompted the Senate to pass the Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which permanently outlawed slavery. He served 27 years in prison after he was convicted of sabotage and conspiracy to overthrow the government.
Katherine Hepburn was known for playing strong-willed women in her film roles. Kia Silverbrook People often consider Thomas Edison the , but many would be surprised to know that he is far surpassed for that honor by a man who is still inventing today. The man has single handily crafted an entirely new nation by the use of moderate politics and nothing else. His greatest traits were his decisiveness, boldness, eagerness, motivation, opportunism and strategic planning. Roosevelt -- Benito Mussolini -- David Ben-Gurion -- Chiang Kai-shek -- Adolf Hitler -- Charles de Gaulle -- Francisco Franco -- Haile Selassie I -- Mao Tse-tung -- Nikita Khrushchev -- Juan Peron -- Golda Meir -- Ruhollah Hendi Ayatoliah Khomeini -- Achmad Sukarno -- Hirohito -- Dag Hammarskjold -- Kwame Nkrumah -- Ronald Reagan -- Richard Nixon -- John F.
Where I see the biggest opportunity for growth is in redefining leadership and success. As a result, she experienced first-hand the difficulties facing women in this region, from the lack of financial support to the fact that they are not treated as viable entrepreneurs. Charles Darwin Naturalist Charles Darwin established the theory of evolution. Amelia Earhart was the first woman to ever fly solo across the Atlantic in 1932 and she became the first woman pilot in 1935 after flying solo from Hawaii to California. The British violently reacted and attacked them. After graduating in chemical engineering, she found herself unable to work in her chosen profession due to complications with her immigration status. Rather than give up, she began volunteering her time advocating for the rights of young immigrants.
Such men and women have been responsible for ushering their people into a new and more modern world as we know of it now. Christopher Columbus Christopher Columbus is one of the most famous of all explorers. He rejoined the Nazis in 1933 after Hitler came to power, but remained little more than a propaganda tool until his death from natural causes in 1942. Stalin and Caesar both had most of their empire in Europe. There are many dilemmas and issues that must be tackled and faced head on.
He was in office during the American Civil War where he kept the people together and is the only reason that the nation did not break into smaller parts. Had he arrived at the U. He led several campaigns with numerous victories and was single handedly responsible for the expansion of the Roman Empire. When he returned to India in 1914, he protested British rule. Sleek and birdlike, the frail little machine may have actually achieved several minutes of sustained flight on the morning of August 14, 1901 with Whitehead at the controls, according to a handful of witnesses.
A leader is not like the rest of the people in the herd. Instead, he landed on the islands now known as the West Indies. Tencent is one of the largest internet companies in China. Some world leaders were born with a golden spoon on their mouth. Krithi Karanth, Conservation scientist with the Wildlife Conservation Society Krithi Karanth, a torchbearer for wildlife conservation in India, first tracked tigers at the age of eight. Margaret Thatcher was loved and hated equally for some of her controversial policies but she never gave up. From being a grocer's daughter to graduating from Oxford University to becoming a bannister, she went on to becoming Britain's first and to date, only female Prime Minister elected in 1979 and the country's fifth longest serving leader.