Mao - China saw to the end of more than 24 million lives during the first ten years of Mao’s takeover, another 25 million killed or intentionally starved between 1959 and 1962, plus an additional 22 million killings in the 1970′s Great Proletariat Cultural Revolution.
Golda Meir (1898-1978). Signer of the Declaration of Independence of Israel, 1948. Israeli Ambassador to the U.S.S.R., 1948-1949. Minister of Labor of Israel, 1949-1956. Foreign Minister of Israel, 1956-1969. 4th Prime Minister of Isreal, 1969-1974. Leader of the Labor Party, 1969-1974. Born Golda Mabovitz. Known as Golda Meyerson (after her husband, Morris Meyerson), until 1956, when she adopted a Hebrew name.