Cold War Participants

Historical Military

Vote Ranking  

1

John Birch

Military Personnel

100% (1 of 1 votes)

2

Johannes Steinhoff

Military Personnel

100% (1 of 1 votes)

3

James Jesus Angleton

Spy

100% (1 of 1 votes)

4

Le Duan

World Leader

100% (1 of 1 votes)

5

Philip Agee

Spy

100% (1 of 1 votes)

6

Konrad Adenauer

World Leader

100% (1 of 1 votes)

7

Mordechai Vanunu

Advocate

100% (1 of 1 votes)

8

East Germany

Location

100% (1 of 1 votes)

9

Conrad Schumann

Outlaw

100% (1 of 1 votes)

10

Saddam Hussein

World Leader

100% (1 of 1 votes)

11

Pol Pot

World Leader

100% (2 of 2 votes)

12

Robert S. McNamara

Politician

100% (1 of 1 votes)

13

Nicolae Ceausescu

World Leader

100% (2 of 2 votes)

14

Enver Hoxha

World Leader

100% (1 of 1 votes)

15

Carlos the Jackal

Terrorist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

16

Muammar Gaddafi

World Leader

100% (1 of 1 votes)

17

Roy Cohn

Attorney

100% (2 of 2 votes)

18

Richard B. Myers

Military Personnel

100% (2 of 2 votes)

19

Louis Mountbatten

Royalty

100% (1 of 1 votes)

20

Manuel Noriega

World Leader

100% (1 of 1 votes)

21

Robert Hanssen

Outlaw

100% (1 of 1 votes)

22

Ferdinand Marcos

World Leader

100% (1 of 1 votes)

23

Golda Meir

World Leader

100% (1 of 1 votes)

24

Ted Shackley

Spy

100% (1 of 1 votes)

25

J. Edgar Hoover

Crime Fighter

100% (2 of 2 votes)

26

C.I.A. - Central Intelligence Agency

Organization

100% (1 of 1 votes)

27

Caspar Weinberger

Politician

100% (1 of 1 votes)

28

Qasem Soleimani

Military Personnel

100% (1 of 1 votes)

29

Korean Demilitarized Zone

Location

100% (1 of 1 votes)

30

James Joseph Dresnok

Military Personnel

100% (1 of 1 votes)

31

Le Duc Tho

Politician

100% (1 of 1 votes)

32

United Nations

Organization

90.91% (10 of 11 votes)

33

Daniel Ortega

World Leader

83.33% (5 of 6 votes)

34

Viktor Orban

World Leader

83.33% (5 of 6 votes)

35

Elia Kazan

Filmmaker

75.00% (3 of 4 votes)

36

Harry S Truman

U.S. President

67.57% (25 of 37 votes)

37

China

Location

65.10% (97 of 149 votes)

38

North Korea

Location

61.02% (144 of 236 votes)

39

War

Event

60.66% (74 of 122 votes)

40

Osama Bin Laden

Terrorist

60.17% (210 of 349 votes)

41

Henry Kissinger

U.S. Secretary of State

60.0% (3 of 5 votes)

42

Colin Powell

U.S. Secretary of State

58.33% (14 of 24 votes)

43

Donald Rumsfeld

Politician

55.00% (11 of 20 votes)

44

Lyndon Baines Johnson

U.S. President

51.72% (30 of 58 votes)

45

Chiang Kai-shek

World Leader

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

46

Joseph McCarthy

U.S. Senator

50.0% (31 of 62 votes)

47

Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq

World Leader

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

48

G. David Schine

Heir

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

49

Jan Masaryk

Politician

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

50

James Earl Carter

U.S. President

48.39% (45 of 93 votes)

51

George Herbert Walker Bush

U.S. President

47.50% (38 of 80 votes)

52

Richard Milhous Nixon

U.S. President

46.21% (67 of 145 votes)

53

United States

Location

45.83% (11 of 24 votes)

54

Laika

Astronaut

45.45% (5 of 11 votes)

55

KGB

Organization

45.28% (48 of 106 votes)

56

Gerald Ford

U.S. President

43.86% (25 of 57 votes)

57

Ronald Reagan

U.S. President

35.88% (94 of 262 votes)

58

Dwight David Eisenhower

U.S. President

32.00% (40 of 125 votes)

59

Charles De Gaulle

World Leader

20.0% (8 of 40 votes)

60

Josef Stalin

World Leader

15.79% (3 of 19 votes)

61

Russia

Location

12.82% (5 of 39 votes)

62

Ho Chi Minh

Military Personnel

8.33% (3 of 36 votes)

63

Winston Churchill

World Leader

6.67% (1 of 15 votes)

64

Afghanistan

Location

5.71% (2 of 35 votes)

65

France

Location

5.71% (2 of 35 votes)

66

Cuba

Location

5.71% (2 of 35 votes)

67

Fidel Castro

World Leader

5.71% (2 of 35 votes)

68

Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini

World Leader

5.71% (2 of 35 votes)

69

Nikita Khrushchev

World Leader

5.71% (2 of 35 votes)

70

John Fitzgerald Kennedy

U.S. President

4.88% (2 of 41 votes)

71

Ethel & Julius Rosenberg

Spy

0% (0 of 0 votes)

72

Lech Walesa

Politician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

73

Alexander Haig

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 0 votes)

74

Jiang Zemin

Politician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

75

George Marshall

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 0 votes)

76

Georgy Zhukov

Politician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

77

Deng Xiaoping

Politician

0% (0 of 1 votes)

78

Yuri Andropov

Politician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

79

Konstantin Chernenko

Politician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

80

Eric Shinseki

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 0 votes)

81

Kim Il Sung

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

82

Barry Goldwater

U.S. Senator

0% (0 of 12 votes)

83

Fidel Ramos

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

84

J. Robert Oppenheimer

Scientist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

85

Juliet Prowse

Actress

0% (0 of 1 votes)

86

Marshal Tito

World Leader

0% (0 of 1 votes)

87

Salvador Allende

Diplomat

0% (0 of 1 votes)

88

Francisco Franco

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

89

Kim Jong Il

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

90

United States Air Force

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 0 votes)

91

Leonid Brezhnev

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

92

United States Marine Corps

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 5 votes)

93

Hubert H. Humphrey

U.S. Vice President

0% (0 of 0 votes)

94

Nguyen Giap Vo

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 0 votes)

95

Tommy Franks

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 0 votes)

96

Neil Armstrong

Astronaut

0% (0 of 3 votes)

97

Ling-Ling & Hsing-Hsing

Animals

0% (0 of 1 votes)

98

U.S. Olympic Gold Medal Ice Hockey Team (1980)

Sports Team

0% (0 of 0 votes)

99

Berlin Wall (Destruction)

Event

0% (0 of 0 votes)

100

Margaret Thatcher

World Leader

0% (0 of 5 votes)

101

Mikhail Gorbachev

World Leader

0% (0 of 8 votes)

102

Yitzhak Rabin

World Leader

0% (0 of 2 votes)

103

Mohammed Pahlavi

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

104

Fulgencio Batista

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

105

Curtis LeMay

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 0 votes)

106

Jose Napoleon Duarte

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

107

Todor Hristov Zhivkov

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

108

Oliver North

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 5 votes)

109

Yuri Gagarin

Astronaut

0% (0 of 0 votes)

110

Francis Gary Powers

Spy

0% (0 of 0 votes)

111

Mao ZeDong

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

112

Pope John Paul II

Religious Figure

0% (0 of 21 votes)

113

Douglas MacArthur

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 2 votes)

114

Admiral James Stockdale

Hero

0% (0 of 1 votes)

115

Georgy Malenkov

World Leader

0% (0 of 1 votes)

116

Norodom Sihanouk

Monarch

0% (0 of 0 votes)

117

Annie Lee Moss

Scapegoat

0% (0 of 0 votes)

118

NATO - North Atlantic Treaty Organization

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 1 votes)

119

Herman Kahn

Author

0% (0 of 0 votes)

120

Anatoly Kornukov

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 0 votes)

121

National Security Agency (NSA)

Organization

0% (0 of 0 votes)

122

John Cairncross

Spy

0% (0 of 0 votes)

123

Georgios Papadopoulos

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

124

Dean Rusk

U.S. Secretary of State

0% (0 of 0 votes)

125

Zhuang Zedong

Athlete

0% (0 of 0 votes)

126

Roberto D'Aubuisson

Politician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

127

Ze'ev Jabotinsky

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 0 votes)

128

John Anthony Walker

Spy

0% (0 of 0 votes)

129

Ahmad Shah Massoud

Martyr

0% (0 of 0 votes)

130

Chun Doo Hwan

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

131

Armin T. Wegner

Hero

0% (0 of 0 votes)

132

Whittaker Chambers

Commentator

0% (0 of 0 votes)

133

Aldrich Ames

Spy

0% (0 of 0 votes)

134

John Foster Dulles

Politician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

135

E. Howard Hunt

Spy

0% (0 of 0 votes)

136

Allen Welsh Dulles

Spy

0% (0 of 0 votes)

137

Richard Helms

Spy

0% (0 of 0 votes)

138

William E. Colby

Spy

0% (0 of 0 votes)

139

William Casey

Spy

0% (0 of 0 votes)

140

Mathias Rust

Aviator

0% (0 of 0 votes)

141

Sidney Gottlieb

Scientist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

142

Ulrike Meinhof

Terrorist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

143

Jeanne Kirkpatrick

Diplomat

0% (0 of 0 votes)

144

Sidney Hook

Philosopher

0% (0 of 0 votes)

145

Arleigh Burke

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 0 votes)

146

Vladislav Tretiak

Hockey Player

0% (0 of 0 votes)

147

Red Army Choir

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

148

Trofim Lysenko

Politician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

149

Gamal Abdel Nasser

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

150

Dean Acheson

U.S. Secretary of State

0% (0 of 1 votes)

151

Paul Tibbets

Aviator

0% (0 of 1 votes)

152

James Jabara

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 0 votes)

153

Imre Nagy

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

154

Melita Norwood

Spy

0% (0 of 0 votes)

155

Bob Denard

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 0 votes)

156

Jeremiah Denton

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 0 votes)

157

Walter Ulbricht

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

158

Erich Honecker

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

159

Egon Krenz

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

160

Charlie Wilson

U.S. Congressman

0% (0 of 0 votes)

161

Syngman Rhee

Politician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

162

David Rockefeller

Advocate

0% (0 of 0 votes)

163

Ilyas Kashmiri

Terrorist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

164

Elizabeth Bentley

Spy

0% (0 of 0 votes)

165

Yevgeny Ivanov

Spy

0% (0 of 0 votes)

166

Alexander Dubcek

World Leader

0% (0 of 1 votes)

167

The Eastern Orthodox Church

Religion

0% (0 of 0 votes)

168

David Greenglass

Spy

0% (0 of 0 votes)

169

Samantha Smith

Student

0% (0 of 1 votes)

170

Luis Carrero-Blanco

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

171

Misha the Bear

Mascot

0% (0 of 0 votes)

172

Lech Kaczynski

Politician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

173

Francois Xavier Cardinal Nguyen Van Thuan

Religious Figure

0% (0 of 0 votes)

174

George F. Kennan

Diplomat

0% (0 of 0 votes)

175

John Birch Society

Organization

0% (0 of 0 votes)

176

John Profumo

Politician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

177

Roger Chaffee

Astronaut

0% (0 of 1 votes)

178

Stanislav Petrov

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 1 votes)

179

Peter Fechter

Martyr

0% (0 of 1 votes)

180

Anthony Blunt

Spy

0% (0 of 0 votes)

181

Yasser Arafat

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

182

Willy Brandt

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

183

Helmut Kohl

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

184

Klaus Fuchs

Scientist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

185

NORAD

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 1 votes)

186

Edward Teller

Scientist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

187

Bernard Law Montgomery

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 0 votes)

188

Otto Skorzeny

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 0 votes)

189

United Kingdom

Location

0% (0 of 2 votes)

190

George Blake

Spy

0% (0 of 0 votes)

191

Bao Dai

Monarch

0% (0 of 0 votes)

192

Ngo Dinh Diem

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

193

Teofilo Stevenson

Boxer

0% (0 of 0 votes)

194

Council on Foreign Relations

Organization

0% (0 of 0 votes)

195

Donald MacLean

Spy

0% (0 of 0 votes)

196

Oleg Penkovsky

Spy

0% (0 of 0 votes)

197

Georgi Markov

Author

0% (0 of 1 votes)

198

Jiang Qing

First Lady

0% (0 of 1 votes)

199

Samuel Kanyon Doe

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

200

Theodore Hall

Spy

0% (0 of 0 votes)

201

Chester Nimitz

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 0 votes)

202

Omar Bradley

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 1 votes)

203

Mikhail Kalashnikov

Inventor

0% (0 of 3 votes)

204

Wernher Von Braun

Scientist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

205

Ramsey Clark

U.S. Attorney General

0% (0 of 0 votes)

206

Kurt Waldheim

U.N. Secretary General

0% (0 of 0 votes)

207

Germany

Location

0% (0 of 1 votes)

208

Vietnam

Location

0% (0 of 0 votes)

209

United States Army

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 0 votes)

210

South Korea

Location

0% (0 of 0 votes)

211

Thomas Townsend Brown

Scientist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

212

Eden Pastora

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 1 votes)

213

Willis Conover

Radio Personality

0% (0 of 0 votes)

214

Markus Wolf

Spy

0% (0 of 1 votes)

215

Sandinista National Liberation Front

Organization

0% (0 of 0 votes)

216

Jozef Glemp

Religious Figure

0% (0 of 1 votes)

217

Günter Schabowski

Commentator

0% (0 of 0 votes)

218

Alexei Kosygin

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

219

Nim Churl-Jin

Patriot

0% (0 of 0 votes)

220

Rudolf Abel

Spy

0% (0 of 0 votes)

221

Vladimir Posner

Commentator

0% (0 of 0 votes)

222

Gail Halvorsen

Hero

0% (0 of 0 votes)

223

Liviu Librescu

Hero

0% (0 of 1 votes)

224

Samora Machel

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

225

Tony Mendez

Spy

0% (0 of 0 votes)

226

Duane 'Dewey' Clarridge

Spy

0% (0 of 0 votes)

227

United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)

Organization

0% (0 of 2 votes)

228

Angier Biddle Duke

Diplomat

0% (0 of 0 votes)

229

Charles Robert Jenkins

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 0 votes)

230

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)

Organization

0% (0 of 0 votes)