Leaders: Politicians, Unionists, Statesmen
Wales itssef has some home grown political icons but were were amazed to see how many leaders around the world have Welsh roots. The American Declaration of Independance alone has signiories who not only had Welsh ancestry but spoke Welsh too. Most people in the UK know of Aneurin Bevan but our list also includes very influential thinkers and leaders like Hilary Clinton, Jonathan Roberts, Llewellyn Thompson, Samuel Griffith, Thomas Jefferson and more!
He was Argentina's president
David Lloyd George
Former Liberal MP and Prime Minister.
Oxford/Harvard educated Rhodri is commited to developing Wales for the benefit of all. Rt. Hon Rhodri Morgan AM, the second First Minister of Wales and Leader of the Welsh Assembly.
Al GoreDemocrat Presidential candidate, controversially 'defeated' by George W Bush. (and relative of writer Gore Vidal).
Alun MichaelMP for Cardiff South and Penarth. Appointed Minister for Industry and the Regions following the 2005 general election. Formerly Defra minister.
Aneurin BevanFormer UK Labour Party MP and Government Minister. Known as the father of the NHS.
Barack Obama44th president of the USA.
- Baron Davies, politician with a connection to Wales (Powys)
- Basil Griffiths, politician with a connection to Wales (Cardiff)
- Bill Molloy, politician with a connection to Wales (Swansea)
- Cayo Evans, politician (Free Wales Army, The Cayo Arms) with a connection to Wales (Lampeter, South Wales)
- Charles Hughes, politician with a Welsh connection!
- Clement Davies, politician with a connection to Wales (Powys)