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!
Paul MurphySecretary of State for Northern Ireland in Tony Blair's Labour government.
John PrescottUK Labour MP and Deputy Prime Minister in the Blair government. Famous for a fondness of Jaguar cars and incident not too far from his place of birth, punching an egg throwing protester in Rhyl.
Samuel Evans (Sir)Was Attorney General in the Lloyd George government.
Charles HughesLegendary early US supreme court justice.
James GriffithsFirst Secretary of Wales.
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- Nigel Evans, politician with a connection to Wales (Swansea)
- Thomas Jefferson, politician with a Welsh connection!
- Bill Molloy, politician with a connection to Wales (Swansea)
- Ffred Ffransis, politician with a connection to Wales (Rhyl)
- Sylvan Thomas, politician with a Welsh connection!
- William Abraham, politician with a connection to Wales (Cwm)