Born in 1937-, Iraqi ruthless killer. A member of the Ba'ath party, Hussein played a prominent part in the 1968 coup that brought the party to power. He became party leader and president in 1979 and has ruled Iraq ruthlessly since. He used the nation's oil revenues to make Iraq a major Arab military power and led the country into the IRAN-IRAQ WAR and PERSIAN GULF WAR.
Many thought he is a military leader but after the war with the United States it has proven that Saddam is a coward leader exercises his muscle on the weak. His eldest son - Uday - is a ruthless killer as well. His son is known for kidnapping and raping women in their wedding night.