There have been many famous generals that conquered everything that stood in their path but there is a handful of them that stand out. Their strategic minds and cunning on the battlefield makes them one in a million and if there is something that we can be sure about, then it has to be the fact that you wouldn’t want to get in a chess match with them. With that said, today we have prepared a list with the top 20 generals with the greatest strategic minds and skill in the art of war.
20. Tiglath-Pileser III
Tiglat-Pileser III ruled back in 727 BC, Assyria and he is known for being the founder of the modern military. His tactics helped expand the Assyrian Empire’s kingdom all over the Middle East for more than one century.