Find out more about the greatest 18th Century British Leaders, including George III of the United Kingdom, Benedict Arnold, Thomas Paine, William Wilberforce and Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington.
Benedict ArnoldBenedict Arnold

14 January 1741

Thomas PaineThomas Paine

29 January 1737

John WesleyJohn Wesley

17 June 1703

William WilberforceWilliam Wilberforce

24 August 1759

Robert PeelRobert Peel

05 February 1788

John Graves SimcoeJohn Graves Simcoe

25 February 1752

John WilkesJohn Wilkes

17 October 1725

George CanningGeorge Canning

11 April 1770

Horatio NelsonHoratio Nelson

29 September 1758

Lord NorthLord North

13 April 1732

Feargus OConnorFeargus OConnor

18 July 1794

Charles Edward StuartCharles Edward Stuart

31 December 1720

Leopold I of BelgiumLeopold I of Belgium

16 December 1790

Robert CliveRobert Clive

25 September 1725

Charles Grey, 2nd Earl GreyCharles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey

13 March 1764

James WolfeJames Wolfe

02 January 1727

Prince Frederick, Duke of York and AlbanyPrince Frederick, Duke of York and Albany

16 August 1763

Button GwinnettButton Gwinnett

10 April 1735

Richard Henry LeeRichard Henry Lee

20 January 1732

Spencer PercevalSpencer Perceval

01 November 1762

Thomas Cochrane, 10th Earl of DundonaldThomas Cochrane, 10th Earl of Dundonald

14 December 1775

Isaac BrockIsaac Brock

06 October 1769

Robert Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of LiverpoolRobert Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool

07 June 1770

William Cavendish-Bentinck, 3rd Duke of PortlandWilliam Cavendish-Bentinck, 3rd Duke of Portland

14 April 1738

Edward RutledgeEdward Rutledge

23 November 1749

Charles James NapierCharles James Napier

10 August 1782

Jeffery Amherst, 1st Baron AmherstJeffery Amherst, 1st Baron Amherst

29 January 1717

Thomas McKeanThomas McKean

19 March 1734

George GrenvilleGeorge Grenville

14 October 1712

Henry PelhamHenry Pelham

25 September 1694

Henry Addington, 1st Viscount SidmouthHenry Addington, 1st Viscount Sidmouth

30 May 1757

Guy Carleton, 1st Baron DorchesterGuy Carleton, 1st Baron Dorchester

03 September 1724

Francis Lightfoot LeeFrancis Lightfoot Lee

14 October 1734

Duke of WellingtonDuke of Wellington

01 May 1769

Colin Campbell, 1st Baron ClydeColin Campbell, 1st Baron Clyde

20 October 1792

William FloydWilliam Floyd

17 December 1734

William WhippleWilliam Whipple

14 January 1730

Lewis MorrisLewis Morris

08 April 1726

Oliver WolcottOliver Wolcott

20 November 1726

Philip LivingstonPhilip Livingston

15 January 1716

William PacaWilliam Paca

31 October 1740

George ClymerGeorge Clymer

16 March 1739

Arthur MiddletonArthur Middleton

26 June 1742

Abraham ClarkAbraham Clark

15 February 1726

John MooreJohn Moore

13 November 1761

Joseph HewesJoseph Hewes

23 January 1730

Sir Robert PeelSir Robert Peel

05 February 1788

Thomas Lynch Jr.Thomas Lynch Jr.

05 August 1749

Lord John RussellLord John Russell

18 August 1792

Henry ClintonHenry Clinton

16 April 1730

Robert MorrisonRobert Morrison

05 January 1782

George William FrederickGeorge William Frederick

04 June 1738

Charles Watson-Wentworth, Marquess of RockinghamCharles Watson-Wentworth, Marquess of Rockingham

13 May 1730

John Stuart, Earl of ButeJohn Stuart, Earl of Bute

25 May 1713

Stephen Hopkins (Politician)Stephen Hopkins (Politician)

07 March 1707

William Pitt the Elder, Earl of ChathamWilliam Pitt the Elder, Earl of Chatham

15 November 1708