Who are the 100 Welsh Heroes?
The 100 Welsh Heroes on this site are here as a result of Wales' largest ever online poll. Between 8th September 2003 and 23rd of February 2004, Culturenet Cymru received over 80,000 nominations and votes in their quest to find the greatest Welsh men and women of all time.
The heroes featured here showcase the extraordinary talents of Welsh men and women through the ages, in almost all fields of human endeavour. Using this site you can study the achievements of all 100 heroes.
17 - James Dean Bradfield (790 votes)
Powerful vocalist and lead guitarist with rock band Manic Street Preachers
The medium for the Manic Street Preachers radical political and social messages, James Dean Bradfield’s musical talent is responsible for making the band one of the most unusual success stories of the past 25 years, delivering seven Top 40 albums and two Number One singles to date.