Power and fame are two things that a lot of people are trying to have. Even so, not all of those people are fortunate enough to make it happen. In this regard, there are happy couples who fortunately have these things. Here are the world’s top 10 most powerful couples:
10. Patrizio Bertelli and Miuccia Prada
Miuccia Prada, who happens to be 64 years old, is the brain of the classy Prada designs. On the other hand, her 67-year-old husband Patrizio Bertelli is the brain of their luxury clothing company. $19 billion is their combined net worth.
9. Gerard Pique and Shakira
Shakira is a Colombian-born singer who currently has a booming career in the Hollywood. She is also an ambassador of UNICEF. Her popularity even increase when she joined as a judge in the reality singing show “The Voice USA”. Her husband Gerard Pique is a famous footballer under the banner of FC Barcelona.
8. Hillary and Bill Clinton
This couple are both plain private citizens in the US now. But in the past, they were known to be great public servants. Bill is a former US President, while Hillary is a former Secretary of State.
7. Marissa Mayer and Zachary Bogue
Marissa and Zachary got married in the year 2009. They are the CEO’s of the famous internet search engine, Yahoo. Formerly, these two are lawyers who are into big-data startups investments. In fact, they have founded the Data Collective, which is an investment fund.
6. Portia de Rossi and Ellen DeGeneres
Way back in 2008, these two got married. Ellen is a popular Hollywood talk show host and a comedienne, while Portia is a famous actress. Arrested Development is one famous movie of Portia. Moreover, Ellen is the host of the highly-rated talk show in Hollywood titled “The Ellen DeGeneres Show”.
5. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt
For sure, you already know who are these two lovely individuals. They are both extremely famous in the Hollywood’s entertainment industry. Aside from having box office movies, they are also known in doing humanitarian activities. In fact, Angelina receives several awards regarding this.
4. Xi Jinping and Peng Liyuan
Xi Jinping is the current President of the Republic of China. On the other hand, Peng Liyuan is a former folk singer in China. She is also known for being a stylist. The truth is, she is just the second wife of Xi Jinping.
3. Jay-Z and Beyonce
Beyonce is an American performer who has a thriving career in Hollywood. She has a golden voice and an exceptional ability in dancing. This is why she has a lot of fans all over the world. On the other hand, Jay-Z is a famous singer and a rapper.
2. Melinda Gates and Bill Gates
Bill Gates is known to be the richest man in the entire world. And not only that, he is also hailed as the most generous person the world has to offer today. It is because of the charitable foundation he founded and run together with his wife, Melinda Gates.
1. Michelle and Barack Obama
Barack Obama is the present President in the United States of America. He is the first African American who leads the US government. His wife, Michelle Obama, also becomes popular because of her charitable acts. In fact, majority of the Americans today love her so much.
These are the top 10 most powerful couples in the world. They can be the inspirations of those people who also want to be powerful and famous.