18th Century Political Leaders
Find out more about the greatest 18th Century Political Leaders, including George Washington, Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Jefferson, Andrew Jackson and James Madison.
George WashingtonGeorge Washington

22 February 1732

American

Alexander HamiltonAlexander Hamilton

11 January 1755

Saint Kitts And Nevis,American

Thomas JeffersonThomas Jefferson

13 April 1743

American

Andrew JacksonAndrew Jackson

15 March 1767

American

John AdamsJohn Adams

30 October 1735

American

Aaron BurrAaron Burr

06 February 1756

American

James BuchananJames Buchanan

23 April 1791

American

James MadisonJames Madison

16 March 1751

American

William Henry HarrisonWilliam Henry Harrison

09 February 1773

American

John Quincy AdamsJohn Quincy Adams

11 July 1767

American

Davy CrockettDavy Crockett

17 August 1786

American

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John C. CalhounJohn C. Calhoun

18 March 1782

American

John TylerJohn Tyler

29 March 1790

American

Zachary TaylorZachary Taylor

24 November 1784

American

Martin Van BurenMartin Van Buren

05 December 1782

American

James K. PolkJames K. Polk

02 November 1795

American

Sam HoustonSam Houston

02 March 1793

American

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William Pitt the YoungerWilliam Pitt the Younger

28 May 1759

British

Henry ClayHenry Clay

12 April 1777

American

John HancockJohn Hancock

23 January 1737

American

William WilberforceWilliam Wilberforce

24 August 1759

British

Robert PeelRobert Peel

05 February 1788

British

Daniel WebsterDaniel Webster

18 January 1782

American

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Thaddeus StevensThaddeus Stevens

04 April 1792

American

Patrick HenryPatrick Henry

29 May 1736

American

Meriwether LewisMeriwether Lewis

18 August 1774

American

Napoleon BonaparteNapoleon Bonaparte

15 August 1769

French

Ethan AllenEthan Allen

21 January 1738

American

William Pitt, 1st Earl of ChathamWilliam Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham

15 November 1708

British

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Chief SeattleChief Seattle

1780 AD

American

William R. KingWilliam R. King

07 April 1786

American

Benjamin RushBenjamin Rush

04 January 1746

American

Anthony WayneAnthony Wayne

01 January 1745

American

Elbridge GerryElbridge Gerry

17 July 1744

American

George CanningGeorge Canning

11 April 1770

British

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James WilsonJames Wilson

14 September 1742

American,Scottish

John WilkesJohn Wilkes

17 October 1725

British

Richard Mentor JohnsonRichard Mentor Johnson

17 October 1780

American

George M. DallasGeorge M. Dallas

10 July 1792

American

Edward EverettEdward Everett

11 April 1794

American

Daniel D. TompkinsDaniel D. Tompkins

21 June 1774

American

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07 October 1728

American

Simon BolivarSimon Bolivar

24 July 1783

Venezuelan

Josiah BartlettJosiah Bartlett

21 November 1729

American

George WytheGeorge Wythe

1726 AD

American

Francis HopkinsonFrancis Hopkinson

21 September 1737

American

Maximilien de RobespierreMaximilien de Robespierre

06 May 1758

French

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Robert Treat PaineRobert Treat Paine

11 March 1731

American

Lyman HallLyman Hall

12 April 1724

American

Francis LewisFrancis Lewis

21 March 1713

American

William Ellery William Ellery

02 December 1727

American

Matthew ThorntonMatthew Thornton

1714 AD

American

William HooperWilliam Hooper

17 June 1742

American

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George ClintonGeorge Clinton

26 July 1739

American

Luther MartinLuther Martin

20 February 1748

American

Lord NorthLord North

13 April 1732

British

Feargus OConnorFeargus OConnor

18 July 1794

British

Maximilien RobespierreMaximilien Robespierre

06 May 1758

French

Nicholas I of RussiaNicholas I of Russia

06 July 1796

Russian

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Charles Edward StuartCharles Edward Stuart

31 December 1720

Italian,British

Antonio López de Santa AnnaAntonio López de Santa Anna

21 February 1794

Mexican

Leopold I of BelgiumLeopold I of Belgium

16 December 1790

Belgian,German,British

Francis II, Holy Roman EmperorFrancis II, Holy Roman Emperor

12 February 1768

Italian

Robert CliveRobert Clive

25 September 1725

British

Jean-Paul MaratJean-Paul Marat

24 May 1743

Swiss,French

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Nader ShahNader Shah

22 October 1688

Iranian

Charles III of SpainCharles III of Spain

20 January 1716

Spanish

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

13 March 1764

British

Ferdinand I of AustriaFerdinand I of Austria

19 April 1793

Austrian

Charles VI, Holy Roman EmperorCharles VI, Holy Roman Emperor

01 October 1685

Austrian,Spanish,Hungarian

Klemens von MetternichKlemens von Metternich

15 May 1773

German

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José de San MartínJosé de San Martín

25 February 1778

Argentinian,Chilean

Leopold II, Holy Roman EmperorLeopold II, Holy Roman Emperor

05 May 1747

Austrian,Hungarian

Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-PérigordCharles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord

02 February 1754

French

William I of the NetherlandsWilliam I of the Netherlands

24 August 1772

Dutch

William II of the NetherlandsWilliam II of the Netherlands

06 December 1792

Dutch

Joachim MuratJoachim Murat

25 March 1767

French

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Ferdinand VII of SpainFerdinand VII of Spain

14 October 1784

Spanish,American

Frederick William III of PrussiaFrederick William III of Prussia

03 August 1770

German

Charles IV of SpainCharles IV of Spain

11 November 1748

Italian