Section: Person /Sunday 12th October 2014

Alphabetic Index : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Search β):

* Supreme Leader *

Search

رهبر عظما


Iranian_Flag_Hand_Love_Heart.jpg
(Wikipedia) - Supreme leader   (Redirected from Supreme Leader) For other uses, see Supreme Leader (disambiguation).
This article needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. (August 2012)

The title or description "supreme leader" typically refers to the person among a number of leaders of a state, organization or other such group who has been given or is able to exercise the most – or complete – authority over it. In a religion, this role is usually satisfied by a person deemed to be the representative or manifestation of a god or gods on Earth. In politics, a supreme leader usually has a cult of personality associated with them, such as Adolf Hitler (the Führer) in Germany; Benito Mussolini (Il Duce) in Italy; Joseph Stalin (Vozhd) in the Soviet Union; and the Supreme Leader of Iran or Supreme Leader of North Korea.

There have been many dictators and political party leaders who have assumed such personal and/or political titles to evoke their supreme authority. World War II, for example, saw many fascist and other far right figures model their rule on Hitler''s Führer or Mussolini''s Duce personae. On the far left, several socialist and so-called communist leaders adopted "Supreme"-styled titles and/or followed Stalin''s Vozhd example.

Contents

List of titles

Listed by date of establishment.

1930s and earlier World War II Cold War era Post-Cold War In fiction

Tags:1968, Abd al-Karim Qasim, Adolf Hitler, Afghanistan, Albania, Austria, Ayatollah, Ayatollah Khomeini, British, Chavez, China, Cold War, Croatia, Cuba, Czech, Denmark, Dutch, Earth, Fidel Castro, Francisco Franco, Gaddafi, Germany, Greek, Haiti, Hitler, Hungarian, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Islamic, Islamic Republic, Islamic Republic of Iran, Italy, Kazakhstan, Khan, Khomeini, Korea, Libya, Mussolini, Netherlands, Nicolae Ceaușescu, North Korea, North Korean, Pakistan, Panama, Paraguay, Philippines, Post, President, Prime Minister, Rafael, Revolution, Romania, Saddam, Saddam Hussein, Saparmurat Niyazov, Soviet, Soviet Union, Spain, Stalin, Supreme Leader, Supreme Leader of Iran, Swedish, Turkmenistan, United States, Wikipedia, World War II




See also items containing :Supreme Leader

Related History Articles:

Failed to connect to MySQL 1: Access denied for user 'foumanu'@'localhost' to database 'db2b2'