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Top 5 Most Influential People In The World's History, See Photos

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1. Max Planck

Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck was a theoretical physicist from Germany. One hundred and one years ago, his discovery of energy quanta earned him the Nobel Prize in Physics. He was one of the most influential people of all time due to his numerous significant contributions to theoretical physics and the invention of quantum theory, which changed human understanding of atomic and subatomic phenomena.

2. Mahatma Gandhi

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was an anti-colonial patriot and political ethicist who lived in India. Gandhi's nonviolent campaign led to India's independence from British rule and later inspired movements for civil rights and freedom around the world. He is widely regarded as one of the most influential figures of all time.

3. Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein was a theoretical physicist from Germany. Einstein is famed for proposing the theory of relativity and developing the theory of quantum mechanics. He is widely regarded as one of the most influential and finest scientists of all time. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1921 for his outstanding contributions to theoretical physics.

4. George Washington

George Washington was an American soldier and statesman who served as the United States of America's first President from 1789 until 1797. Washington, one of the most significant figures in history, led the Patriot forces to victory in the American Revolutionary War while leading the Continental Army. He also presided over the 1787 Constitutional Convention, which established the United States Constitution and the federal government. Because of his varied leadership during the country's formative years, he has been dubbed the "Father of the Nation."

5. Nelson Mandela

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was a benefactor, political leader, and anti-apartheid rebel from South Africa. Mandela served as South Africa's first president from 1994 to 1999 and was the country's first black president and the first to be elected in a fully representative democratic election. Mandela's government was focused on dismantling the apartheid legacy by tackling institutionalised racism and promoting racial peace, making him one of the most significant people of all time.

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