Great Mentors in History

Great Mentors in History

Someone would ask, why do I need a mentor? My answer to them would start with the list below:

Some of the most famous Mentor and Mentees:

Steve Jobs mentor to Marc Benioff (

Larry Page mentor to Marissa Mayer (

Audrey Hepburn mentor to Elizabeth Taylor

Mahatma Gandhi mentor to Nelson Mandela

Mahatma Gandhi mentor to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Vikram Sarabhai mentor to APJ Abdul Kalam

Fidel Castro (President of Cuba) mentor to Hugo Chavez (President of Venezuela)

Christian Dior mentor to Yves Saint Laurent

Sachin Tendulkar mentor to Virender Sehwag

Sir Alex Ferguson mentor to Cristiano Ronaldo

Obi-Wan Ben Kanobi mentor to Luke Skywalker 

Professor Albus Dumbledore to Harry Potter

This just a small list of great people who have been Mentors or been mentored by other greats. We all need mentors in some shape and form.

So where is yours?