Our world is dominated by many powerful men. Almost all big posts are filled with men. Presidents, CEOs, senate members and other department’s majority are being held by men. But, this doesn’t mean that women are nowhere to be seen. There are quite a number of powerful women in the world. These women have gotten great respect all over the world due to their actions and behavior.
These strong women, powerful women do not belong to just one class of society. They can be anyone from a politician to a celebrity. However, one could possibly think which women are the top 10 most powerful women in the world in 2020. To answer this, we have compiled a list of 10 of the most powerful women in the world.
- Oprah Winfrey
Oprah Winfrey is a person known to almost everyone. She quickly gained fame from her TV talk show. She has worked as an actor and a producer. She also has doctoral degrees from Harvard and Duke, two of the top universities in the world. She came from a very poor background and having experienced a bad childhood, Oprah Winfrey came out to be one of the most powerful women in the world in 2020.
- Susan Wojcicki
Not many people know about Susan Wojcicki but Susan Wojcicki is among the strongest women on earth. She is a businesswoman and CEO of YouTube. She graduated from Harvard University and is now working as a Polish American Physics professor at the Stanford University. She was the one who helped Google get at the top of the advertising business. She is also the only Google employee who hasn’t gotten into spotlight.
- Queen Elizabeth II
Queen Elizabeth II of England is the 8th most powerful women in the world in 2020. She is also the Supreme Governor of the Church of England. She also heads the Commonwealth. Her supreme position within the Royal family puts her into a very powerful and strong place. She is also the oldest monarchs to have reined Britain for so long.
- Lady Gaga
Lady Gaga is one of the most famous American singers of this generation. Her famous hits include Poker Face, Telephone and Just Dance. Her albums have sold millions of copies. According to Lady Gaga, the people that influenced her to singing include Stevie Wonder, The Beatles, Whitney Houston, Queen and Pink Floyd. She also said that she had an aunt at the age of 19 who died of lupus disease but according to her, the aunt continues to live through her music.
- Sofia Vergara
Sofia vergara is currently one of the most popular Colombian American Actress in the world. She quickly became famous for her role as a housewife in Modern Family. Apart from being an actress, she is a businesswoman, a host, a model and a producer as well. During the past couple of years, Sofia Vergara was among the top earning celebrities in the US.
- Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep has the record of having the most number of nominations for Academy Oscars awards. She has won Academy award three times as well. She is considered as the great film actress of this century. Her hit films include The Devil Wears Prada, Doubt, A Cry in the Dark and her latest movie Into The Woods. With all these achievements, Meryl Streep is among the list of top 10 most powerful women in the world.
- Judge Judy
Unlike the above powerful and strong women, Judge Judy comes from a very different field of life. She is a judge, a lawyer, an author and also a television personality. She became famous when she passed the New York Bar Examination in 1965 and became a prosecutor in the family court system. Recently, she became famous from her TV show as well which racked in millions of viewers for the show.
- Hillary Clinton
Hillary Clinton is a former first lady but he is also an active politician and attorney. Recently, she announced that she will be running for the 2016 President elections from the Democratic party. She has helped many important bills get passed in the assembly and also in the senate. She is currently among the list of top ten most powerful political women in the world in 2020.
Madonna is 2nd most powerful women in the world in 2020. Her popularity solely goes to her musical career where she started to became famous due to the lyrics of her songs in which she has crossed certain boundaries that no one else every dared to cross. She is also called the Queen of the Pop. Her famous hits include Frozen, Hung Up and Like a Prayer. She also has two kids.
- Michelle Obama
Currently, the most powerful woman in the world is Michelle Obama, first lady of President of USA. Apart from that, she is also a writer and a lawyer. She is featured among the top 10 most powerful women in the world because of her stature and the power she has over the President of USA who is considered as one of the most powerful men in the world. She has a family too and she also visit charities and make donations along with his husband Barack Obama.