François Hollande is in the 2016 list of the 100 most influential people published on Thursday by the magazine “Time” . The list is not a ranking, but an eclectic mix of international celebrities and lesser known individuals who have according to the magazine “all a lesson to teach ‘.
These 100 people “in one way or another all embody advanced” are divided into five categories, “pioneers” , ” giants “, ” artists “, ” leaders “ and ” icons “. And portraits, very short, many are written by personalities and not journalists. The portrait of François Hollande has been written by writer-philosopher Bernard Henri Levy.
A portrait of Aung San Suu Kyi written by Barack Obama thus, alongside the French president include IMF chief Christine Lagarde [his portrait is written by Fed President Janet Yellen, Ed], the US Secretary of State John Kerry, German Chancellor Angela Merkel but also woman State Aung San Suu Kyi, whose portrait is written by US President Barack Obama. Also on the list of “leaders” candidates for the US presidency Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders and Ted Cruz.
In “icons” , found particularly Leonardo DiCaprio, actor and environmental advocate, whose portrait is written by John Kerry, the singer Adele, narrated by actress Jennifer Lawrence and Mexican director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu.
From Mark Zuckerberg to Caitlyn Jenner of the “giants” , Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan [written portraits by Bill and Melinda Gates , Ed] and Pope Francis size the lion’s share.
Among the “pioneers” include the Indian environmentalist Sunita Narain and young yazidi Nadia Murad, a former sex slave Islamic State group became spokesman of his community. Also included Caitlyn Jenner, the former Olympic decathlon champion (1976), became an LGBT icon to have changed sex.
Usain Bolt always on top the Jamaican sprint icon Usain Bolt, “unifying force” of Jamaica welcomed via the pen of singer Ziggy Marley, the star of the NBA floors and Golden State Warriors Stephen Curry or the American swimmer 19 year old Katie Ledecky [already quadruple Olympic champion and holder of three world records, Ed] also included in this annual list. Like the English Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton and the Indian tennis player Sania Mirza, “inspire a whole country” , according to Time magazine, on the occasion of this annual list, publishes nearly 100 different covers.