10. MARK ZUCKERBERG (1984-PRESENT)


Top 10 Most Inspirational People Of 21st Century For New Generation-1

WHY?

Because he is the reason for Internet boom. He is one of the co-founder of the famous Social Networking website Facebook.

Born: May 14, 1984(age 31)
Residence: Palo Alto, California, U.S.
Occupation: Computer programmer, Internet entrepreneur
Title: Chairman and CEO Of Facebook
Spouse: Priscilla Chan
Children: 1 daughter

9. ANGELA MERKEL (1954-PRESENT)


Top 10 Most Inspirational People Of 21st Century For New Generation-2

WHY?

Because she is the most successful elected female politician current chancellor of Germany.

Born: July 17th 1954(age 61)
Residence: Hamburg, West Germany
Occupation: Chancellor of Germany
Spouse: Ulrich Merkel, Joachim Sauer

8. PELE (1940-PRESENT)


Top 10 Most Inspirational People Of 21st Century For New Generation-3

WHY?

Because he won 3 world cup titles with the Brazilian National Team and he has also scored around 1281 goals in 1363 games which is a Guinness World Record.

Born: October 23rd 1940(age 75)
Residence: Tres Coracoes, Brazil
Occupation: Footballer
Spouse: Rosemeri dos Reis Cholbi, Assíria Lemos Seixas, Marcia Aoki
Children: 3 sons, 3 daughters

7. BILL GATES (1955-PRESENT)


Top 10 Most Inspirational People Of 21st Century For New Generation-4

WHY?

Because he is the co-founder of the Microsoft and he is really a very kind hearted person.

Born: October 28th 1955 (age 60)
Residence: Medina, Washington, U.S.
Occupation: Technology Advisor of Microsoft, CEO of Cascade Investment, Co-Chair of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Spouse: Melinda Gates
Children: 3

6. WARREN BUFFETT (1930-PRESENT)


Top 10 Most Inspirational People Of 21st Century For New Generation-5

WHY?

Because he is a great businessman and he is presently the Chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway.

Born: August 30th 1930(age 85)
Residence: Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.
Occupation: Chairman & CEO of Berkshire Hathaway
Salary: US$100,000
Spouse: Susan Buffett, Astrid Menks
Children: 3

5. OPRAH WINFREY (1954-PRESENT)


Top 10 Most Inspirational People Of 21st Century For New Generation-6

WHY?

Because she has been rated as the most influential women in the world and because of her support to the then presidential candidate Barack Obama delivered him over 1 million votes.

Born: January 29th 1954(age 61)
Residence: Montecito, California, U.S.Lavallette, New Jersey,Telluride, Colorado, Maui, Hawaii, Chicago, Illinois, and Fisher Island, Florida
Occupation: Former host of The Oprah Winfrey Show, Actress, Author
Salary: $75 million