Most Influential People of All Time

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141 Amy Adams Amy Adams Amy Lou Adams is an American actress and singer. She is the recipient of two Golden Globe Awards, and has received five nominations each from the Academy Award and BAFTA Award ceremonies.
142 Tommy Wiseau Tommy Wiseau Tommy Wiseau is a director, screenwriter, producer, and actor based in the United States . He is best known for The Room, which has been described by many critics as "one of the worst movies ever made" and has gained cult film status . V 1 Comment
143 Pierre Elliot Trudeau

What a great Canadian Prime Minister this man was, he was simply amazing. A reason why I'm here in Canada right now. Who cares screw the law. - Undertaker15-0

144 Morrissey Morrissey Steven Patrick Morrissey (born 22 May, 1959), known as Morrissey, is an English singer, songwriter and author, rose to prominence as the lead singer of The Smiths, an indie rock band - which was active from 1982 to 1987 . Since then, Morrissey has had a solo career making the top ten of the UK singles ...read more.

The best singer. Part of the best band ever.
Inspirational writer. Outstanding singer. Witty, funny, clever, the pope of mope but made so may people happy with his music. Changed lives all over the world all over history. He's worshiped like a God by Smiths fans. What a Legend.

he has the cleanest soul ever...

- sikhfoo

145 Al Gore Al Gore Albert Arnold "Al" Gore Jr. is an American politician and environmentalist who served as the 45th Vice President of the United States from 1993 to 2001 under President Bill Clinton.

I thought Obama put it very well in his State of the Union the other night. If you're still denying climate change, you're fighting an awfully lonely battle.

The environment is the number 1 issue in the world at the moment and Al Gore is the main crusader behind the truth - camjammel

He also helped pass legislation that helped in the creation and growth of the internet.

146 Ferdinand E. Marcos
147 Eric Clapton Eric Clapton Eric Patrick Clapton is an English rock and blues guitarist, singer and songwriter. He is the only three-time inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: once as a solo artist and separately as a member of the Yardbirds and Cream. He has also been a member of Derek and the Dominos.
148 A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

Greatest Spiritual Master. Only authorized Spiritual Master for this age. Only real friend for all fallen souls.

Prabhupada spiritual master of this world for Krishna consciousness

Our ever well wisher, He made me a complete man

My saviour n inspiration

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149 Terry Fox Terry Fox Terrance Stanley "Terry" Fox CC OD was a Canadian athlete, humanitarian, and cancer research activist.
150 Billie Joe Armstrong Billie Joe Armstrong Billie Joe Armstrong is an American musician, singer, songwriter and actor who is best known as the lead vocalist, primary songwriter, and guitarist of the punk rock band Green Day, which he co-founded with Mike Dirnt.

I don't know how Miley Cyrus is up there but, Billie is inspiring to me. He got me interested in singing and playing the guitar. He is very nice. He stopped a concert once because these teenagers some how got into a pit and nobody was letting them out. So he told the people "Hey come on, we are all here to just have a good time" and continued like nothing happened. Even with all the crazyness of being in a famous band, he still cares about every single member in the audience.
-ps Billie Joe is super sexy

I think American Idiot is a very influential recording...

Billie has not only influenced many other bands, such as Blink-182, Sum 41, The 1975, The All-American Rejects, Busted and 5SOS, but he has inspired many other people to pick up a guitar or sing, just as a hobby.

Additionally, with the release of 'American Idiot', he inspired many young people to try and understand politics. This album also inspired people to speak out and make their opinions heard, something that many people had been scared to do after the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

151 Salman Khan Salman Khan
152 Voltaire Voltaire François-Marie Arouet (21 November 1694 – 30 May 1778), known by his nom de plume Voltaire, was a French Enlightenment writer, historian, and philosopher famous for his wit, his attacks on the established Catholic Church, and his advocacy of freedom of religion, freedom of speech, and separation ...read more.

Leading thinker of the enlightenment era. Without Voltiare, we would still be living in an age without science or reason. Also a very witty man with some great quotes.

153 Joseph Stalin Joseph Stalin Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin was a Georgian dictator, and was the leader of the Soviet Union from the mid-1920s until his death in 1953. Holding the post of the General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, he was effectively the dictator of the state.

Stood up to the Nazis, won World War II, made The Soviet Union a superpower, scared America, and had a perfect mustache.

154 Hayao Miyazaki Hayao Miyazaki Hayao Miyazaki is a Japanese film director, producer, screenwriter, animator, author, and manga artist.

Have you seen some of the messages in his movies. So influential.

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155 David Bowie David Bowie David Robert Jones was an English singer born in London on January 8, 1947, the son of a fundraiser and a waitress. He died in New York on January 10, 2016 at the age of 69, a hero to millions. ...read more.

He sung one of my favourite songs, Under Pressure, with Queen!

156 Mikhail Bakunin

J. K Rowling has just turn the eyes of children fron cyber space to the era where Enid Blyton touch their bed time stories

157 Grigori Rasputin Grigori Rasputin
158 King Hussein
159 Chandragupta Maurya

He played important role in spreading jainism

160 Zakir Naik

He is a great orator on Islam and comparative religions and he succeeded in making many people revert to the right path which ISLAM!

And also helped many to go to terrorist path. Zakir Naik is one of the most dangerous person I have known. he may be close to Adolf Hitler in believing propaganda...

One of the most influential people in the world

Great Scholar of comparative religions.

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