The Most Famous Bully: A Definitive Ranking of Notorious Figures

Choose the bully you think is the most famous!

Author: Gregor Krambs
Updated on Feb 16, 2024 07:03
Who's the most notorious tormentor of all time? Cast your vote on StrawPoll's latest ranking – "Who is the most famous bully?"! Dive into the world of infamous bullies from movies, TV shows, and even real life, and have your say in deciding the ultimate champion of mischief and intimidation. With thousands of polls on various topics, StrawPoll brings you the perfect platform to let your voice be heard. Don't see your favorite bully on the list? No problem! Suggest a missing option and watch as the rankings shift. So, what are you waiting for? Unleash your inner critic and join the thrilling battle to crown the most legendary bully of all time!

Who Is the Most Famous Bully?

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    Adolf Hitler
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    Adolf Hitler - responsible for the Holocaust and WWII, one of the most infamous bullies in history
    Adolf Hitler in other rankings
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    Joseph Stalin - responsible for the deaths of millions of people during his reign in the Soviet Union, known for his brutal tactics and purges
    Joseph Stalin in other rankings
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    Saddam Hussein
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    Saddam Hussein - former Iraqi dictator who used violence and intimidation to maintain his power
    Saddam Hussein in other rankings
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    Russian president known for his aggressive foreign policy and suppression of political opposition
    Vladimir Putin in other rankings
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    North Korean leader who is notorious for his human rights abuses and aggressive nuclear program
    Kim Jong-un in other rankings
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    Idi Amin
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    Idi Amin - former Ugandan dictator who was known for his brutal tactics and human rights violations
    Idi Amin in other rankings
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    Genghis Khan

    Genghis Khan
    Mongol leader who conquered vast territories through violent means
    Genghis Khan is a famous warrior who was the founder and first Great Khan of the Mongol Empire, which became the largest contiguous empire in history. He was a skilled military strategist and a fearsome conqueror, leading his forces to victory in numerous battles and campaigns.
    • Birth Name: Temujin
    • Born: 1162
    • Died: 1227
    • Unified Mongol Tribes: 1206
    • Territorial Expansion: From the Pacific Ocean to Central Europe and the Middle East
    Genghis Khan in other rankings
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    Russian tsar known for his violent temper and cruel treatment of his subjects
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    Pol Pot
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    Cambodian dictator responsible for the deaths of millions of people during the Khmer Rouge regime
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    Osama bin Laden is founder of Al-Qaeda and mastermind behind the 9/11 attacks, responsible for numerous acts of terrorism
    Osama bin Laden in other rankings

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About this ranking

This is a community-based ranking of the most famous bully. We do our best to provide fair voting, but it is not intended to be exhaustive. So if you notice something or Bully is missing, feel free to help improve the ranking!


  • 170 votes
  • 10 ranked items

Voting Rules

A participant may cast an up or down vote for each Bully once every 24 hours. The rank of each Bully is then calculated from the weighted sum of all up and down votes.

More information on most famous bully

Bullying is a problem that has plagued society for generations, and unfortunately, it's not limited to the schoolyard. In fact, some of the most famous bullies in history have been powerful figures, from dictators to celebrities. These individuals have used their influence to intimidate and harm others, often with devastating consequences. From the brutal reign of Genghis Khan to the ruthless tactics of Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein, the history of bullying is filled with examples of individuals who have used their power to hurt others. In this article, we'll explore some of the most famous bullies in history and examine why their actions continue to resonate with us today.

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