Whistleblowers place their own careers and lives on the line for the greater good. To some they are heroes, to others they are traitors. Top 10 list of some of the most influential whistleblowers from the past 100 years.
In the early morning of June 17, 1972, four smartly dressed burglars were arrested while breaking into the offices of the National Democratic Committee. The ensuing scandal became to be known as Watergate.