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List of Famous Army Generals

Updated October 13, 2018 7k views12 items

List of famous army generals, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top army generals in the world? This includes the most prominent army generals, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable army generals is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic army generals were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned army generals.

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From reputable, prominent, and well known army generals to the lesser known army generals of today, these are some of the best professionals in the army general field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous army generals ever?" and "What are the names of famous army generals?" then you're in the right place. {#nodes}
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    Francisco Morales Bermúdez Cerruti (born October 4, 1921) is a Peruvian general who served as the President of Peru (2nd President of the Revolutionary Government of the Armed Forces) between 1975 and 1980, after deposing his predecessor, General Juan Velasco. His grandfather and all his original family were from the old Peruvian department of Tarapacá, which is now part of Chile. Unable to control the political and economic troubles that the nation faced, he was forced to return power to civilian rule, marking the end of the Revolutionary Government of the Armed Forces, installed by a coup d'etat on October 3, 1968. At age 97, he is currently the oldest living former Peruvian president....  more
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    Mariano Ignacio Prado

    Mariano Ignacio Prado Ochoa (December 18, 1825 – May 5, 1901) was a Peruvian army general who served as the 27th (1865), 29th (1865 - 1868) and 32nd (1876 - 1879) President of Peru....  more
  • Mohammed Asif Safi

    General Mohammed Asif Safi (1923 — July 26, 2009) (Pashto:تور نجنرال اركا نحرب محمد آصف صافي) was an Army General in the Afghan National Army during King Zahir Shah's rule in Afghanistan, and later during the 1970s era of President Mohammed Daoud Khan....  more
  • Conrad Stanton Babcock, Jr.

    Conrad Stanton Babcock, Jr. is the father of Barbara Babcock....