There are many people in the world who set an example for us. Among them, there are certain teens who have proved to be blessed and have got so much popularity that they are termed as the most influential teens in the world. Here is the list of top 10 most influential teens in the world.
Most Influential Teens in the World
Following is the list of 10 most influential teens in the world according to a research in 2015. They are selected based on their incomes they are getting from work and their popularity graph:
10. Missy Franklin
You must be familiar with the name. Yes, Missy Franklin is the teenager who won the 6 gold medals in the Olympics of 2012. She is an American swimmer and an Olympic gold medalist. She made a world record of 200 meter backstroke and aged 20. She has also won the Sportswomen of the year award from Women’s Sports Foundation last year.
9. Kiernan Shipka
Kiernan Shipka is an American television actress who is known for her role of Sally Draper in Mad Men from the AMC series and is also giving her voice to The Legend of Kora, a series from Nickelodeon. She is very attractive and quite popular in such an early age.
8. Beth Reekles
Beth Reekles is a young student of the Welsh High School and is popular for writing the novel, The Kissing Booth which got the attention of more than 19 million people. She is a young writer who is producing teen romantic fiction.
7. Chloe Grace Moretz
A gorgeous Atlanta Native American actress and model began her career in acting in 2004 when she was 7 years of age. She got nominated for her fabulous acting The Amityville Horror. She has also been a part of numerous films like Kick-ass, Kick-ass 2, If I Stay, Let Me In, etc.
6. Maya Van Wagenen
Another teen author in our list with a wide range of fans and followers on social media, Maya Van Wagenen penned many famous novels like Popular: How a Geek in Pearls Discovered the Secret to Confidence, Vintage Wisdom for a Modern Geek, etc.
5. Lydia Ko
Born in South Korea, Lydia Ko is one of the most brilliant golfers we have today in the world. She has the title of winning LPGA tour event at such a young age. As of August 2013, Lydia Ko was the only one who won two LPGA tour events.
4. Hailee Steinfeld
An acclaimed actress at a very young age, Hailee Steinfeld is popular for displaying the character of Mattie Ross in True Grit. She also got nominated for Best Supporting Actress for Academy Award and Best Actress Award from BAFTA. She is likely to become the next superstar of Hollywood soon.
3. Nick D’Aloisio
A young internet entrepreneur and a computer programmer, Nick is popular for developing an artificial intelligence technology named Summly in cooperation with SRI International. He was awarded with the “Innovator of the Year” for developing Summly and has made over $30 million US dollars.
2. Kylie Jenner
A popular reality TV personality, a hit model and an actress, Kylie is known for her appearance in the E! Series with the Kardashians. Along with her sister, she become one of the most influential teens in this world.
1. Malia Obama
The daughter of President of America, Malia Obama is the most influential teen in the world. Like her father, she always take part in the social activities and often seen with her younger sister. You might have heard her name in the President’s speeches as well.