The 21st century has seen the rise of several great men who have influenced it as well as shaped it to a great extent. From Barack Obama to Tony Blair to Narendra Modi, all across the globe there have been numerous examples where people have defied odds to achieve what they set out to do. While Barack Obama became the first black to become the President of the United States, Narendra Modi rose from the humble background to become the Prime Minister of the largest democracy of the World. This section is compilation of famous people of the 21st century who have inspired the masses through their great deeds, be it politics, sports, literature, arts or any other field.
Donald TrumpDonald Trump
14 June 1946, American
45th U.S. President
Kobe BryantKobe Bryant
23 August 1978, American
Basketball Player

Aaron HernandezAaron Hernandez
06 November 1989, American
American Football Player

Billie EilishBillie Eilish
18 December 2001, American
Singer-Songwriter

Michael BloombergMichael Bloomberg
14 February 1942, American
Mayor of New York City

Bernie SandersBernie Sanders
08 September 1941, American
Politician
ShakiraShakira
02 February 1977, Colombian
Singer

Joaquin PhoenixJoaquin Phoenix
28 October 1974, Puerto Rican, American
 

Emilia ClarkeEmilia Clarke
23 October 1986, British, American
Actress
Jennifer LopezJennifer Lopez
24 July 1969, American
Singer, Actress, Dancer

Tom HanksTom Hanks
09 July 1956, American
Academy Award Winning Actor
Kirk DouglasKirk Douglas
09 December 1916, American
Actor

Luka MagnottaLuka Magnotta
24 July 1982, Canadian
Murderer

Anya ChalotraAnya Chalotra
1996 AD, British
Actress

Elon MuskElon Musk
28 June 1971, Canadian, American, South African
Entrepreneur, Engineer, Inventor

Michael JordanMichael Jordan
17 February 1963, American
Basketball player
Pete ButtigiegPete Buttigieg
19 January 1982, American
Politician

Brie LarsonBrie Larson
01 October 1989, American
Actress

Barack ObamaBarack Obama
04 August 1961, American
44th U.S. President

Joe BidenJoe Biden
20 November 1942, American
Vice President of the U.S.A
Charles, Prince of WalesCharles, Prince of Wales
14 November 1948, British
Prince of Wales

Jason MomoaJason Momoa
01 August 1979, American
Actor
Brad PittBrad Pitt
18 December 1963, American
Actor

LeBron JamesLeBron James
30 December 1984, American
NBA Star

Kenny RogersKenny Rogers
21 August 1938, American
Singer-Songwriter
Greta ThunbergGreta Thunberg
03 January 2003, Swedish
Environmental Activist

Elton JohnElton John
25 March 1947, British
Singer
Dwayne JohnsonDwayne Johnson
02 May 1972, American
Actor

Cristiano RonaldoCristiano Ronaldo
05 February 1985, Portuguese
Football Player

Scarlett JohanssonScarlett Johansson
22 November 1984, American
Actress
Finneas O'ConnellFinneas O'Connell
30 July 1997, American
Singer

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Tom BradyTom Brady
03 August 1977, American
American Football Quarterback
EminemEminem
17 October 1972, American
Rapper

Margot RobbieMargot Robbie
02 July 1990, Australian
Actress

Jeff BezosJeff Bezos
12 January 1964, American
Founder of Amazon.com

Post MalonePost Malone
04 July 1995, American
Rapper
XXXTentacionXXXTentacion
23 January 1998, American
Rapper
Leonardo DicaprioLeonardo DiCaprio
11 November 1974, American
Actor, Film Producer

Jennifer AnistonJennifer Aniston
11 February 1969, American
Actress

Jennifer SymeJennifer Syme
07 December 1972, American
Actress

Justin BieberJustin Bieber
01 March 1994, Canadian
Singer-songwriter
Henry CavillHenry Cavill
05 May 1983, British
Actor

Deontay WilderDeontay Wilder
22 October 1985, American
Professional Boxer

George R. R. MartinGeorge R. R. Martin
20 September 1948, American
Screenwriter, Novelist

Bong Joon-hoBong Joon-ho
14 September 1969, South Korean
Film Director

Boris JohnsonBoris Johnson
19 June 1964, British, American
British Prime Minister
Nancy PelosiNancy Pelosi
26 March 1940, American
Politician

Taylor Alison Swift Taylor Swift
13 December 1989, American
Singer-songwriter
Kevin DurantKevin Durant
29 September 1988, American
Basketball Player

Keanu ReevesKeanu Reeves
02 September 1964, Canadian, Lebanese
Actor

Ted KaczynskiTed Kaczynski
22 May 1942, American
Terrorist, Anarchist
Pope FrancisPope Francis
17 December 1936, Argentinian
 

Demi LovatoDemi Lovato
20 August 1992, American
Singer, Songwriter, Actress
Charles MansonCharles Manson
12 November 1934, American
Criminal and Murderer

LizzoLizzo
27 April 1988, American
Singer

Roman PolanskiRoman Polanski
18 August 1933, French, Polish
French-Polish Film Director

Chris PrattChris Pratt
21 June 1979, American
Actor

Taron EgertonTaron Egerton
10 November 1989, Welsh
Actor
Johnny DeppJohnny Depp
09 June 1963, American
Actor

Al PacinoAl Pacino
25 April 1940, American
Actor

Fred RogersFred Rogers
20 March 1928, American
Television Personality

Michael JacksonMichael Jackson
29 August 1958, American
Singer
Charlize TheronCharlize Theron
07 August 1975, American, South African
 

Lisa BonetLisa Bonet
16 November 1967, American
American Actress
Tom SteyerTom Steyer
27 June 1957, American
Banker

Quentin TarantinoQuentin Tarantino
27 March 1963, American
Fimmaker

Bill GatesBill Gates
28 October 1955, American
Co-Founder of Microssoft
Michael DouglasMichael Douglas
25 September 1944, American
Actor, Producer

Angelina JolieAngelina Jolie
04 June 1975, American
Actress, Filmmaker, Activist
Mark WahlbergMark Wahlberg
05 June 1971, American
Actor, Singer

Mike TysonMike Tyson
30 June 1966, American
Boxer

Katy PerryKaty Perry
25 October 1984, American
Singer-Songwriter
Sam MendesSam Mendes
01 August 1965, British
Film Director

Neal PeartNeil Peart
12 September 1952, Canadian
Musician, Songwriter
Amber HeardAmber Heard
22 April 1986, American
Actress

Priyanka ChopraPriyanka Chopra
18 July 1982, Indian
Actress

Ariana Grande Ariana Grande
26 June 1993, American
Singer, Actress

AviciiAvicii
08 September 1989, Swedish
Musician, DJ
Tom CruiseTom Cruise
03 July 1962, American
Actor
Ana de ArmasAna de Armas
30 April 1988, Cuban, Spanish
Actress

Nick JonasNick Jonas
16 September 1992, American
Singer-songwriter

Clint EastwoodClint Eastwood
31 May 1930, American
Actor

Maggie BairdMaggie Baird
30 March 1959, American
Actress
John KrasinskiJohn Krasinski
20 October 1979, American
Actor, Director, Screenwriter

Gabrielle UnionGabrielle Union
29 October 1972, American
Actress

Robert Downey Jr.Robert Downey Jr.
04 April 1965, American
Actor, Producer

Kylie JennerKylie Jenner
10 August 1997, American
Model, Reality Star

Rush LimbaughRush Limbaugh
12 January 1951, American
Radio Host, Political Commentator, Author, Former
Steve JobsSteve Jobs
24 February 1955, American
Co-founder of Apple

Bella ThorneBella Thorne
08 October 1997, American
Actress, singer
Pope Benedict XVIPope Benedict XVI
16 April 1927, German
Pope

Will SmithWill Smith
25 September 1968, American
Actor
Stephen HawkingStephen Hawking
08 January 1942, British
Theoretical Physicist, Cosmologist
Lionel MessiLionel Messi
24 June 1987, Argentinian
Football Player