‘Father of the Nation’ of Different Countries

 The title of father of the nation is typically given to those who played an influential role in setting up the systems of governance, (i.e., political system form of government, and constitution), of the country. They can also be military leaders of a war of independence that led to the existence of the country.The following people are still called the “Father” of their respective nations.

 

S.NOFounder/FatherCountry
1AfghanistanAhmad Shah Durrani
2AlbaniaSkanderbeg
3ArgentinaDonJosé de San Martín
4BahamasSirLyndenPindling
5BangladeshSheikh Mujibur Rahman
6BelizeGeorge Cadle Price
7BoliviaSimónBolívar
8BrazilDom Pedro I
9BruneiOmar Ali Saifuddien III
10BurmaAung San
11CambodiaNorodomSihanouk
12CanadaSir John A. Macdonald
13ChileBernardo O’Higgins
14ChinaSun Yat-sen
15ColombiaSimónBolívar
16Costa RicaJosé María Castro Madriz
17CroatiaAnte Starčević
18CubaCarlos Manuel de Céspedes
19Czech RepublicFrantišekPalacký
20Dominican RepublicJuanPabloDuarte
21EcuadorSimonBolivar
22GhanaKwameNkrumah
23GuyanaCheddiJagan
24HaitiJean-Jacques Dessalines
25IndiaMohandas Karamchand Gandhi
26IranCyrus the Great
27IsraelDavidBen-Gurion
28ItalyVittorio Emanuele II di Savoia
29KenyaJomo Kenyatta
30KosovoIbrahim Rugova
31LithuaniaJonas Basanavičius
32MacedoniaKrsteMisirkov
33MalaysiaTunku Abdul Rahman
34MaltaGiorgio Borg Olivier
35MauritiusSir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam
36MexicoMiguel Hidalgo y Costilla
37MyanmarAung San
38NamibiaSam Nujoma
39NepalKing Tribhuwan
40NetherlandsWilliam the Silent
41NigeriaNnamdi Azikiwe
42NorwayEinar Gerhardsen
43PanamaSimónBolivar
44Papua New GuineaSir Michael Somare
45Peru DonJosede San Martin
46PortugalD. AfonsoHenriques
47Republic of ChinaSun Yat-sen
48Republic of KoreaKimGu
49RussiaPeter I of Russia
50Sahrawi Arab Democratic RepublicEl-Ouali Mustapha Sayed
51Saint LuciaSir John Compton
52Saudi ArabiaIbn Saud of Saudi Arabia
53ScotlandDonaldDewar
54SingaporeLee Kuan Yew
55SloveniaPrimožTrubar
56SomaliaMohammed Abdullah Hassan
57South AfricaNelson Mandela
58SpainFernando el Catholic Monarchs
59Sri LankaDon Stephen Senanayake
60SurinameJohan Ferrier
61SwedenGustav I of Sweden
62TanzaniaJulius Nyerere
63TurkeyMustafa Kemal Atatürk
64United Arab EmiratesSheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan
65United StatesGeorge Washington
66UruguayJosé Gervasio Artigas
67VenezuelaSimón Bolívar
68Vietnam Ho Chi Minh



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