Top Ten Best Role Models for Kids

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21 Ben Carson Ben Carson Benjamin Solomon "Ben" Carson, Sr. is a retired American neurosurgeon and former candidate for President of the United States.

Started life at the bottom if his class where everyone called him "Dummy." His father abandoned Ben's family and his mother was illiterate. They were extremely poor. Ben had a terrible temper to boot.

But his mom got her kids to turn off the T.V. and begin reading. They had to give her book reports. The books opened up their world and turned their life around.

Ben rose to the top of his class. Went on to save many lives as a world-class surgeon. Many people are now trying to get him to run for President of the USA.

One of the best surgeons of all time.

Proof positive that no matter what hand you are dealt, you can rise above it and go on to achieve virtually anything.

Ben Carson was at the bottom of his class but all thanks to his mother he was able to become a great doctor

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22 Adele Adele Adele Laurie Blue Adkins is an English singer and songwriter. Graduating from the BRIT School for Performing Arts and Technology in 2006, Adele was given a recording contract by XL Recordings after a friend posted her demo on Myspace the same year. She is best known with her international hit singles more.

Adele is beautiful, talented, and inspiring. Yes, she is not as well known as "American pop stars" such as Taylor Swift, or Ariana Grande. Even so, I firmly believe that she lets her true and natural beauty show. Something that is not portrayed enough in our society is inner beauty. Adele has this inner beauty, a high level of talent, and is underrated in how amazing she truly is!

Adele experienced a lot of bullying during her life because of her weight, she has shown people all over the world it is okay to be a larger size as you are beautiful no matter what

A truly normal lass living her dream :) A great Mum, wife and singer

She teaches kids manners. Like saying "hello", and other stuff. Didn't vote for her, but angry and sad I didn't. I am always ad I didn't vote for Adele. She is the wonderful, cute Brittie, and her song is maybe inspire kids. Bottom line, she's nice, Britttish, polite, not controversial, and she did a song about the importance of getting rich, and rubbing it in your ex's face (Rolling in the Deep). - FuzzySlippers

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23 Michael Jackson Michael Jackson Michael Joseph Jackson was an American singer, dancer, and songwriter born on August 29, 1958 in Gary, Indiana and passed away on June 25, 2009. He donated (at least) a remarkable 300,000,000 dollars to charity. Michael is also known as The King of Pop (a title given to him by Elizabeth Taylor) or under more.

Michael Jackson is a very good role model, whoever said he stinks they are wrong. He did a lot of great things for his fans, his family, and really he did a lot of good stuff to the world to.

Laugh out loud that he does

What?! Michael Jackson is a terrible role model! He teaches insecurity (he changed his looks because he didn't like the way he looked) he also teaches it's not cool to grow up and everyone should want to be like peter pan and never grow up.

You mean Wacko Jacko. Call HIM a role model? If yes you're about as wacko as he was.

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24 Martin Luther King Jr. Martin Luther King Jr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was an American Baptist minister, activist, humanitarian, and leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement.

MLK stands out in this list because he had the biggest influence on society. I would pick him as my role model for sure. Personally, however, my role model is either Winston Churchill or Kurt Hahn.

Martin Luther King is one of the most influential speakers known to man, he is a perfect role model due to his determantion to never quit...

MLK jr got assassinated that sucked he is my favorite role model

He stopped rasism

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25 Neil deGrasse Tyson Neil deGrasse Tyson

He is not a jerk

Um guys?
Why is this guy not in the top ten? - ARandomPerson

He's no scientist. He's a sophist and a demonstrable fraud.

A fraud of the lowest order.

26 Malala Yousafzai Malala Yousafzai Malala Yousafzai S.St is a Pakistani activist for female education and the youngest-ever Nobel Prize laureate.

She the most caring person

27 Amy Lee Amy Lee Amy Lynn Hartzler, known professionally as Amy Lee, is an American singer-songwriter, classically trained pianist and composer. She is also the lead singer to the Arkansas band Evanescence.

Best role model ever.

I love amy lee, she has an amazing voice and she is a good person

She has an amazing voice.

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29 Charles Darwin Charles Darwin Charles Robert Darwin was an English naturalist and geologist, best known for his contributions to evolutionary theory.

Just saying, Darwin isn't atheist, but arandomperson knew this probably - Therandom

30 Jennifer Lawrence Jennifer Lawrence Jennifer Shrader Lawrence is an American actress. Lawrence began her career in television, playing her first major role as a main cast member on the TBS sitcom The Bill Engvall Show.

She shows she doesn't have to be skinny to fit a role

She's live a lady Jesus

She is a unique person and she's very funny and relatable not like other movie stars.

She is an x men. xmen are nice peoplpe so she is nice

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31 Isaac Newton Isaac Newton Sir Isaac Newton PRS was an English physicist and mathematician who is widely recognised as one of the most influential scientists of all time and a key figure in the scientific revolution.
32 Winston Churchill Winston Churchill Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill was a British statesman who was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945 and again from 1951 to 1955. Churchill was also an officer in the British Army, a historian, and a writer.

He led us to victory and beat the Germans!

Why is he not in the top ten

Scissors beat paper. - ncncnc

33 Anna Graceman

I have no idea who she is but I love her

34 Franklin D. Roosevelt Franklin D. Roosevelt Franklin Delano Roosevelt, commonly known as FDR, was an American statesman and political leader who served as the President of the United States from 1933 to 1945. A Democrat, he won a record four presidential elections and dominated his party for many years as a central figure in world events during more.

Overcame challenges, led country over tough times

Should be higher

35 Lea Michele Lea Michele

Lea Michele shows that you can move on after mourning over a loved one, for example corey monteith! they were so close it was unbelievable and he just dies, and how does she cope? by doing the show that she well and truly loves,shes a perfect model she needs to be nearer to the top

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36 MattyB

He is an amazing role model


37 Malcolm X Malcolm X Malcolm X, born Malcolm Little and also known as el-Hajj Malik el-Shabazz, was an American Muslim minister and human rights activist.

This is a great role model for all ages! Malcom X did a whole lot with his life, and should be a reminder to always work a little bit harder.

One of the greatest men in history

Yes I use his quote for everything

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38 Albert Einstein Albert Einstein

Even if he didn't develop the theory of relativity would still be regarded as one of the greatest scientists ever. In fact his Nobel Prize in physics was not awarded for relativity at all.

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39 Jennette McCurdy Jennette McCurdy Jennette Michelle Faye McCurdy is an American actress, screenwriter, producer, singer and songwriter.

Okay she had a leaked picture. but 1. she was not naked like most are 2. she didn't leak it herself and 3. she handled the situation maturely by not directly naming the person who leaked them. apart from that she is funny, smart, sweet, sticks by her friends but is not afraid to stick up for herself.P. S I would appreciate no hate, we are all here to share our opinuons and that is just what I am doing xxx

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40 Theodore Roosevelt Theodore Roosevelt Theodore Roosevelt was an American statesman, author, explorer, soldier, naturalist, and reformer who served as the 26th President of the United States from 1901 to 1909. As a leader of the Republican Party during this time, he became a driving force for the Progressive Era in the United States in the more.

He was a great person with many virtues and knew what a real man should be.

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