On this day in History, Leaders of the Big Four nations meet for the first time in Victors of the Great War, the leaders of these four nations were determined to . Of the many composers, conductors and performers who became household. The Big Four was a group of four American merchants—Leland Stanford, Mark and Charles Crocker— who created the Central Pacific Railroad company. The Big Four founded the Central Pacific in and were responsible for building. The Big Four are also known as the Council of Four. It was composed of Woodrow Wilson of the United States, David Lloyd George of Britain.