Most Influential People of All Time

The Contenders: Page 15

281 Randy Pausch

Incredibly influential and inspiring.

282 Steve Vai Steve Vai Steven Siro "Steve" Vai is an American guitarist, composer, singer, songwriter, and producer, born and raised on Long Island, New York.
283 Joe Satriani Joe Satriani
284 Yngwie Malmsteen Yngwie Malmsteen Yngwie Johan Malmsteen is a Swedish guitarist, songwriter and bandleader who was born on June 30th, 1963, in Stockholm, Sweden. He was known for his neoclassical metal playing style back in the 1980s.
285 Karl Marx Karl Marx

One of the great philosophers of the world.

Probably the best human being ever.

My homie G

286 Jyotirao Phule Jyotirao Phule Jyotirao Govindrao Phule was an Indian activist, thinker, social reformer and writer from Maharashtra.

One of the greatest social reformers of the world.

287 Thomas Cranmer

Archbishop of Canterbury and the father of the Book of Common Prayer

288 Henry Purcell

Organist of Westminster Abbey and the greatest English composer to date.

289 Elizabeth I Elizabeth I
290 Bede
291 Sylvia Rivera
292 Sule
293 Mohammed Deedat

Self taught in religious beliefs and debated with the most influencial evangelist like jimmy Swaggart

294 Emmanuel Makandiwa

The greatest prophet of our time, He tells everything that is and that is to be.

295 Helen Keller V 1 Comment
296 Bob Marley Bob Marley Robert Nesta "Bob" Marley was a Jamaican reggae singer, songwriter, musician, and guitarist who achieved international fame and acclaim.

He had this idea. It was kind of a virologist idea. He believed that you could cure racism and hate... literally cure it, by injecting music and love into people's lives. When he was scheduled to perform at a peace rally, a gunman came to his house and shot him down. Two days later he walked out on that stage and sang. When they asked him why - He said, "The people, who were trying to make this world worse... are not taking a day off. How can I? Light up the darkness."

297 Fred Rogers Fred Rogers

Possibly the most influential children's T.V. host of all time.

The man who shaped my child hood

He influenced my childhood

298 Fred Rogers Fred Rogers
299 Bill Hicks Bill Hicks William Melvin "Bill" Hicks was an American stand-up comedian, social critic, satirist, and musician.

Greatest comedian ever, hands down Way ahead of his time. Really clever on his concepts and very itelligent, the bad Tool was alwo inspired by him. It should probably be on top 50.

300 Garret Wegner
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