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5 most evil rulers in history

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The world had a number of rulers for different parts. Some were generous while others were ruthless, evil rulers. Here are the most evil rulers in history:
•    Adolf Hitler- He was the fuel and fire behind history’s most infamous and vile genocides, the Holocaust. He actively continued the genocide of entire people. At the time of his dictatorship, the forces under him killed around 17 million civilians.OMGKAV1104-01•    Joseph Stalin- This man was the leader and dictator of the Soviet Union from 1941 to 1953. It is estimated that Stalin’s massacres, executions, policies, famine, Gulag camps, and military campaigns were responsible for the killing of between 15 and 30 million people.OMGKAV1104-2•    Mao Zedong- He was the communist leader and the founding father of the People’s Republic of China. He was the one who launched the Great Leap Forward campaign that led to history’s deadliest famine with deaths of between 20-30 million people. His lifetime activities led to the death of between 40-70 million people.  OMGKAV1104-3•    Genghis Khan- His real name was Genghis Khan and was the founder of Mongol Empire. He was one of the most ruthless rulers as he led to the murder of three quarters of population in the Iranian Plateau, which led to the destruction of the Middle East and eradicated Eastern Europe’s major cities.OMGKAV1104-4•    Leopold II- From 1856 onwards, this man was the king of Belgium till his death. He is well known for the creation of the Congo Free State. He owned a land plot in Congo which was 14 times the size of Belgium and ruled it with iron fist. This state was dependent on forced labor, etc., resulting in killings of around 3 to 15 million Congolese in the process.     OMGKAV1104-5

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