Bollywood stars feature on “World’s Most Admired” list


Seven Bollywood stars have made the list of the 20 most admired Men and Women in the world!

The Men’s list was topped by Microsoft founder and philanthropist Bill Gates, and includes the likes of Amitabh Bachchan, Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan.

Also ranked are Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, the US and Russian Presidents, some football superstars and a couple of businessmen.

The 20 Most Admired Men The World, 2019:

  1. Bill Gates
  2. Barack Obama
  3. Jackie Chan
  4. Xi Jinping
  5. Jack Ma
  6. Narendra Modi
  7. Christiano Ronaldo
  8. Dalai Lama
  9. Lionel Messi
  10. Vladimir Putin
  11. Warren Buffett
  12. Amitabh Bachchan
  13. Elon Musk
  14. Donald Trump
  15. Pope Francis
  16. Shah Rukh Khan
  17. Imran Khan
  18. Salman Khan
  19. Recep Tayyip Erdogan
  20. Andy Lau

The Women’s list is headed by former US First Lady Michelle Obama alongside Deepika Padukone, Aishwariya Rai, Priyanka Chopra and Sushmita Sen.

Many prominent entertainment personalities and politicians also feature, including current British Monarch Queen Elizabeth II, Nobel Prize Laureate and activist Malala Yousafzai and US First Lady Melania Trump.

The 20 Most Admired Women The World, 2019

  1. Michelle Obama
  2. Oprah Winfrey
  3. Angelina Jolie
  4. Queen Elizabeth (II)
  5. Emma Watson
  6. Malala Yousafzai
  7. Peng Liyuan
  8. Hillary Clinton
  9. Tu Youyou
  10. Taylor Swift
  11. Madonna
  12. Angela Merkel
  13. Deepika Padukone
  14. Priyanka Chopra
  15. Ellen Degeneres
  16. Aishwarya Rai
  17. Sushmita Sen
  18. Theresa May
  19. Melania Trump
  20. Yang Mi