Find out more about the greatest 18th Century Military Leaders, including George Washington, Benedict Arnold, Baji Rao I, Horatio Nelson, 1st Viscount Nelson and Robert Clive.
George WashingtonGeorge Washington
22 February 1732, American
First U.S. President
Benedict ArnoldBenedict Arnold
14 January 1741, British
American Revolutionary War General

Charles Edward StuartCharles Edward Stuart
31 December 1720, British
Military Leader

Baji Rao IBaji Rao I
18 August 1700, Indian
Peshwa of Maratha Empire

Qianlong EmperorQianlong Emperor
25 September 1711, Chinese
Emperor of China

John Churchill, 1st Duke of MarlboroughJohn Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough
26 May 1650, British
Military Leader
Napoleon BonaparteNapoleon Bonaparte
15 August 1769, French
Emperor of the French

Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess CornwallisCharles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis
31 December 1738, British
Former Governor-General of India

John Graves SimcoeJohn Graves Simcoe
25 February 1752, British
First Lieutenant Governor of Upper Canada

Joachim MuratJoachim Murat
25 March 1767, French
Marshal of France
Agustín de IturbideAgustín de Iturbide
27 September 1783, Mexican
Emperor of Mexico

Anthony WayneAnthony Wayne
01 January 1745, American
Benjamin TallmadgeBenjamin Tallmadge
25 February 1754, American
Military Leader

Marquis de LafayetteMarquis de Lafayette
06 September 1757, French
French Aristocrat and Military Leader

Horatio NelsonHoratio Nelson
29 September 1758, British
Benjamin LincolnBenjamin Lincoln
24 January 1733, American

Simon BolivarSimon Bolivar
24 July 1783, Venezuelan
Revolutionary & Military Leader
Karl Von ClausewitzKarl Von Clausewitz
01 July 1780, German

Antonio López de Santa AnnaAntonio López de Santa Anna
21 February 1794, Mexican
Politician, Officer, Military personnel

Robert CliveRobert Clive
25 September 1725, British
José de San MartínJosé de San Martín
25 February 1778, Argentinian, Chilean
soldier, politician

Francis MarionFrancis Marion
26 February 1732, American
Military officer
Winfield ScottWinfield Scott
13 June 1786, American

Nathanael GreeneNathanael Greene
07 August 1742, American

Thomas Cochrane, 10th Earl of DundonaldThomas Cochrane, 10th Earl of Dundonald
14 December 1775, Brazilian, British
Politician, Officer

Alexander SuvorovAlexander Suvorov
24 November 1730, Russian
military personnel, officer
Prince Frederick, Duke of York and AlbanyPrince Frederick, Duke of York and Albany
16 August 1763, British
Priest, Military personnel
Bahadur Shah IIBahadur Shah II
24 October 1775, Indian

Vicente GuerreroVicente Guerrero
10 August 1782, Mexican
Politician, Military personnel

Oliver Hazard PerryOliver Hazard Perry
23 August 1785, American

Joseph BrantJoseph Brant
29 February 1743, American
Military leader
John BurgoyneJohn Burgoyne
24 February 1722
Politician, Playwright, Writer, Military personnel

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William Howe, 5th Viscount HoweWilliam Howe, 5th Viscount Howe
10 August 1729
Politician, Military personnel, Officer

Jeffery Amherst, 1st Baron AmherstJeffery Amherst, 1st Baron Amherst
29 January 1717, British
Colonial administrator, Military personnel

Isaac BrockIsaac Brock
06 October 1769, British

Louis-Joseph de MontcalmLouis-Joseph de Montcalm
28 February 1712, French
Military personnel
Jean-de-Dieu SoultJean-de-Dieu Soult
29 March 1769, French
Politician, Military personnel

John ByngJohn Byng
29 October 1704
Duke of WellingtonDuke of Wellington
01 May 1769, British

Theodoros KolokotronisTheodoros Kolokotronis
03 April 1770, Greek
politician, military personnel

Joseph Radetzky von RadetzJoseph Radetzky von Radetz
02 November 1766, Austrian, Czech
Military personnel
Richard Howe, 1st Earl HoweRichard Howe, 1st Earl Howe
08 March 1726
Military personnel, Politician

FitzRoy Somerset, 1st Baron RaglanFitzRoy Somerset, 1st Baron Raglan
30 September 1788
Politician, Military personnel
Sir William Johnson, 1st BaronetSir William Johnson, 1st Baronet
1715 AD, Irish
politician, diplomat, officer

Yemelyan PugachevYemelyan Pugachev
1742 AD, Russian
revolutionary, military personnel

Guy Carleton, 1st Baron DorchesterGuy Carleton, 1st Baron Dorchester
03 September 1724, British

Colin Campbell, 1st Baron ClydeColin Campbell, 1st Baron Clyde
20 October 1792, British
Officer, Politician

John Jervis, 1st Earl of St VincentJohn Jervis, 1st Earl of St Vincent
09 January 1735
Politician, Officer
Wilhelm von KnyphausenWilhelm von Knyphausen
04 November 1716, German

Claude Joseph Rouget de LisleClaude Joseph Rouget de Lisle
10 May 1760, French
Composer, Poet, Writer, Playwright

Robert PattersonRobert Patterson
12 January 1792, American

John MooreJohn Moore
13 November 1761, British
officer, politician
Robert RossRobert Ross
1766 AD, Irish

Henry ClintonHenry Clinton
16 April 1730, British