It usually demands a person many years of hard work as well as experience to attain a successful position which become a motivation for common people. But, there are some outstanding and lucky people who have been capable to manage all this in very short period. We are discussing here about some teens that are considered as influential teens because of their unique personality and talents in their career.
Such wonderful teens belong to several fields including sports, science, politics and social work from different parts of world. The one thing that is common between them is the point that they have received excess popularity and achievement in their corresponding fields at young age. Are you interested in knowing about most influential teens of present time? Well, for that go through below sections:
Checkout the top 10 Most Influential Teens In The World in 2017-2018
10. Shawn Mendes, age:17:
Shawn Mendes (full name-Shawn Peter Raul Mendes) is a Canada-based singer who grossed large following in year 2013. His following increased after he started posting song covers on the popular video sharing application named as Vine. He instantly attained the consideration of an artist manager as well as he agreed a deal with the famous record label. It is known that his debut single “Life of the Party” became a hit. Mendes became a part of the opening acts for 1989 World Tour by Taylor Swift’s and he even recorded a song entitled “Believe”. Mendes is considered as the freshest artist to make debut in the top 25 of the Billboard Hot 100, adding to his fame.
9. Malia Obama, age:17:
Malia Obama is one of the popular teen as she is the oldest daughter of Barack and Michelle Obama. Being the child of one of the most powerful man in this world, people automatically appeals attention to Malia whatever she does something new. Renowned as well-bred and groomed, according to Obama Malia is being skilled to become dedicated women who will assist to build world in better way. In accompaniment with her sister, Malia attends the private Sidwell Friends School, located in Washington, D.C. as part of her education. Moreover, this teen is too a style icon and her style is faithfully trailed and valued by many. It is known that President Obama frequently highlights his daughters in speeches, and states that they swayed his deportment on gay marriage.
8. Katie Ledecky, age:18:
Kathleen Ledecky is an America-based swimmer who holds many global records. This female teen possesses many world records in the 400-, 800-, as well as 1,500-meter freestyle. Moreover, Ledecky holds record of the fastest-ever times in the 500- and 1,650-yard freestyles. It is established that Ledecky has cracked ten world records, adding to her admiration globally. Moreover, this teen is too a world champion for nine-time as well as she is renowned as an Olympic gold medallist. Overall, Ledecky has received fifteen medals in major international competitions being held. Besides, she has been awarded the FINA Swimmer of the Year Award (2013), the Swimming World’s World Swimmer of the Year (2013) and the American Swimmer of the Year awards (2014).
7. Zendaya, age:19:
The influential teen-Zendaya (full name- Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman) is an American actress. She began her career in acting at an early age in childhood with a dance group. Apart from that, she is finest known for performing in the Disney Channel series entitled Shake It Up as the character of Rocky Blue. In year 2013, Zendaya made appearance in the season sixteen of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars. Moreover, her single releases have attained among Billboard Hot 100 as well as her self-titled album also attained at 51 positions on Billboard 200. Presently Zendaya is busy for featuring in the Disney Channel original series entitled K.C. Undercover.
6. Kiernan Shipka, age:18:
Kiernan Shipka is an American actress who was initially noted for performing Don and Betty Draper’s daughter named Sally on the popular AMC series entitled Mad Men. At that time, Shipka was of age-six and a half; however she is still not permitted to see the famous AMC show. Apart from that, Shipka too nails her appearances in red carpet, through a peculiar but age-appropriate flair that gets her rages from the stylish set. Those people who are crazy about her can watch out for her performance in role of incestuous Catherine in the Lifetime adaptation of Flowers In The Attic by V.C. Andrews.
5. Maisie Williams, age:18:
While auditioning for the character of Arya Stark played in Game of Thrones, Maisie could never have recognized how giant the show would develop. In year 2012, she attained the Portal Awards for Best Supporting Actress and as well as received BBC Radio 1 Teen Award for Best British Actor in next year. Apart from that, she has attained some other nominations as well in her career. William and Arya’s leading professional role and when she got critical praise for her presentation in the famous blockbuster series. Presently Williams is predictable to be featured in the film adaptation of the popular video game entitled The Last of Us.
4. Amandla Stenberg, age:17:
Amandla Stenberg is renowned as an American actress who stayed as a part of the film entitled The Hunger Games in year 2012. Moreover, she was acclaimed for the depiction of young Cataleya in film entitled Colombiana in year 2011. In Xhosa and Zulu, Amandla implies “power or strength” and she is xactly influential as her name. It is known that Stenberg started her career by achieving catalogue modelling shootings for Disney. Presently, Amandla has been regarded Dazed magazine as “one of the most incendiary voices of her generation”. After uploading her school project video entitled “Don’t Cash Crop My Cornrows” in year 2004, Amandla became a social activist.
3. Ahmed Mohamed, age:14:
Ahmed Mohamed is recognized as 14-years-old influential teen studying at the MacArthur High School, located in Irving, Texas. In one incidence, Mohamed had carried an electronic clock to demonstrate to his teachers. However his English teacher supposed it might be a bomb and after removing it, he stated clearly to the principal. The principal of the school he was studing called in Local law enforcement who inquired him for around an hour and a half and directed Mohamed to a juvenile detention facility. Before some years, Mohamed was a fatality of racial profiling and Islamophobia, and this occurrence enticed great attention as well as extensive criticism.
2. Rowan Blanchard, age:14:
Rowan Blanchard is renowned as an American actress, best acknowledged for performing the role of Riley Matthews in the series entitled Girl Meets World. Blanchard started working towards acting career when she was just five-years-old and she became successful now. Till date, this female teen has performed in many popular shows like Best Friends Whenever, Dance-A-Lot Robot, Invisible Sister and films like Spy Kids: All the Time in the World and many more. Discussing about her personality, Blanchard is very out spoken regarding issues like, gun violence, feminism, and human rights. Moreover, Blanchard stayed as a part of the #TeamHeForShe campaign as well.
1. Malala Yousafzai, age:18:
Malala Yousafzai is presently the most influential teen in the world, renowned by her unique personality. This remarkable young girl is perhaps one of the first names that strike in mind of people about influential teen. Malala Yousafzai is a stayer, a hero who declined to give in and hoisted powerfully for what she assumed in. It was in year 2012 that Malala was shot by the Taliban while she was on her way to school. Instead of yielding to her qualms, she decided to fight powerfully to claim her right. She is alternatively recognized as an advent futuristic for female education and she even a co-recipient of Nobel peace prize in year 2014. It is known that the assassination attempt flickered a prevalent outpouring of support for Malala. However, this teen survived her stabbing and developed as an activist for concerns of female education.
The career of a person who is influential right from his/her teen age is definitely bright. Above described are those persons who attained popularity owing to their unique personality, supreme contribution in respective fields and their bold beliefs.