Smuts, Jan Christiaan (1870-1950), a South African statesman and army officer. He was prime minister of the Union of South Africa (1919-24 and 1939-48) and a leader in the British Empire.
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Lawrence, T. E. (Thomas Edward) (1888-1935), a British soldier and writer known as "Lawrence of Arabia." The Seven Pillars of Wisdom is his account of his adventures and ideas as leader of the Arabs in their successful revolt against Turkey in World War I.
Beatty of the North Sea and of Brooksby, David Beatty, First Earl (1871-1936), a British naval officer.