What is it about famous personalities that make us go wow and take a second look? Perhaps it is not only the fame of the person or the interesting things they have done. Perhaps it is not only how much they are respected and admired. Perhaps it is something to do with their cool and attractive personalities.
As they say a picture can say a thousand words. Pictures Of Famous People also tell their own stories. Every famous person living or dead has their own personality that makes them thoroughly unique and like none other who’ve come before or after. Their faces too are distinct and memorable, and we remember them from the photographs in books, magazines, televisions, and elsewhere. Pictures of Famous People not only serve as a reminder of celebrities but also as inspiration that we too can become like them.
Whether it is the sturdy bare-bodied look of the Indian philosopher and leader Mahatma Gandhi, or the stern jaw of Former US President Barack Obama, or the shiny golden diva appeal of Marilyn Monroe, pictures can tell you a lot about these famous people. They simply give off an aura of respect, elegance, and brilliance.
Well-known all over the world by people young and old, famous personalities are just a class on their own. Scientists, actresses, great political leaders, statesmen, or religious figures, world-famous people can inspire you even through just their pictures. Here’s a look at some famous people, both the ones who’ve changed humanity forever and those making waves and creating headlines today. These photos are taken at public gatherings, when talking on a show, or posing for a photo shoot.
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Brilliant Picture of the Amazing Steve Jobs
The zany and innovative founder of the Apple universe, Steve Jobs looks on from behind his typical round glasses and turtleneck in this classy black and white picture.
Famous Boxer Muhammad Ali
This power-packed picture shows the great boxing champion Muhammad Ali lording over his opponent after a decisive bout in the ring.
Young and Famous Mark Zuckerberg
The young multi-billionaire and founder of social networking site Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg is perhaps one of the most famous young personalities today.
Famous College Dropout Bill Gates
This is Bill Gates, the inspiring college dropout who changed the history of computers forever with his world-famous company, Microsoft.
Inspiring Nelson Mandela
Who is not familiar with the inspiring story of the South African Champion of Freedom Nelson Mandela. Here he is flashing a heartwarming smile in front of the camera.
Nelson Mandela Inspiring Picture
Smartest of them all Albert Einstein
Nicknames as one of the smartest and finest scientists that the world has ever seen, it is undeniable that Albert Einstein has revolutionized several fields of Science. This famous picture of him showcases his typical unruly hair looking like he just got a few volts of shock.
Mother Teresa In Prayer
This dense photograph showing Mother Teresa with her famous smile is looking so pious and simply breathes peace and love of humanity. Don’t you just feel a little bit calm staring at her picture?
Amazing Artist Pablo Picasso With His Painting
20th-century Master Artist Pablo Picasso poses with his own Cubist painting in the background. See how Picasso’s long nose is echoed by the long nose of the painted figure.
Official Picture Of The Pope
This formal picture shows the Pope dressed in his customary rich robes on one of his public appearances in the Vatican City.
Handshake of Napoleon Lajoie and Honus Wagner
World-famous athletes Napoleon Lajoie and Honus Wagner smile as they shake hands in this sepia shaded picture.
Dalai Lama’s Happy Picture
The wisdom-filled eyes of the Dalai Lama twinkle from behind his glasses in this close-up picture.
Dalai Lama Happy Picture
Famous Astronaut Neil Armstrong
Everyone knows about the famous first man who stepped on the moon, Neil Armstrong. Here you see him in a light mood at a recent formal gathering.
Famous Astronaut Neil Armstrong
Indian Scientist Abdul Kalam
This is India’s former President and famous scientist, Dr A.P.J Abdul Kalam who also wrote a book for children.
Simple Mahatma Gandhi
Dressed in simple white cottonwear and his famous round glasses, this is the Indian freedom fighter and philosopher of peace Mahatma Gandhi.
Divine Marilyn Monroe Headshot
Red, the colour of passion is the perfect touch in this glamorous photo-shoot picture of the golden diva Marilyn Monroe.
President Barack Obama
Here you see a serious Barack Obama, former American President and the country’s first Black President, talking at a public show.
Serious Picture of Abraham Lincoln
This formal picture in a sepia shade shows the 16th President of the USA, Abraham Lincoln.
Stylish Johnny Depp
With a variation of a cool goatee and wearing clamshell glasses, this is a candid picture of the famous Hollywood actor, Johnny Depp.
Historic Picture of Martin Luther King
This is a memorable photograph of Dr Martin Luther King, the famous American Civil Rights activist, who generously helped shape the history of the country.
Lady Gaga’s Close-up Picture
False eyelashes, dramatic makeup, and short blonde hair in place, the sensational American singer Lady Gaga looks on in this picture.
Intimidating Adolf Hitler
The butterfly moustache and stern back brushed hair make you instantly identify this as a picture of the infamous German dictator, Adolf Hitler.
Ashton Kutcher Picture
Stylish brown hair framing his face and creeping behind to his shoulder, young Hollywood actor Ashton Kutcher smiles in this picture.
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy
This is France’s famous former President, Nicolas Sarkozy who became a well-known face during his romantic affair with supermodel Carla Bruni.
Inspiring Picture of Helen Keller
This picture shows the famous blind personality and teacher Helen Keller who brought hope for the blind world forever.
Helen Keller Beautiful Picture
Famous Little Master Sachin Tendulkar
This is a stunning shot of the Indian master batsman and world record holder, Sachin Tendulkar on the field.
Famous American Leader Ronald Reagan
This picture shows one of America’s famous Presidents, Ronald Reagan at a public appearance. Known as one of the best in public speaking, Ronald Reagan’s picture just screams of regality.
Famous Indian Mukesh Ambani In Business
Have you seen famous Indian industrialist Mukesh Ambani in a joyful mood? This happy man will surely inspire you to do great things.
Famous Indian In Business
Champion batsman and the former captain of the Indian cricket team MS Dhoni waves his hand in this picture.
Amazing Stephen Hawking Picture
Physical damage is nothing when your mind is fresh and raring to do like this picture of the famous scientist, Stephen Hawking shows. One of the smartest minds that ever graced Earth, Hawking has proved that a physical disability can
People are always interested in seeing photos of celebrities or famous people. Thanks for this great collection of both.
Finally Mark Zuckerberg too added to the list :P But the list is extraordinary for having the most reputed persons. Pinned the pictures :)
Mark really is indeed to be added to the list because of the creation of FB. How I wish I was brilliant like him.
You made a mistake Sunalini Rana, its not Alfred Hitler its Adolf Hitler
@Max…! That was a catch. But yeah blogger need to keep in much detail before they are putting a piece of info. But yeah this is a good post! Keep it up guys
All these are great people and thanks for sharing this.
Great to see the pictures of so many celebrities at one place. I like the picture of Mother Teresa just love the look and feel of the picture.
Really nice pictures of famous people.I like this pictures very much.please visit John Harun Mwau Facebook.He is a great leader to know about him.
Most of my inspirational people are here in the list. Especially Steve Jobs.
Thanks for the great collection.
Thanks for the great photo collection, in photos like these I always wonder what the person was thinking at the time the snap was taken.
Awesome collection of Famous People pictures which Inspires……:)
Great collection. ^^
Gandhi and Steve Jobs are still my favorite… They are both renounce in their character …:)
Why there is no Manny Paquiao here? :) haha
Great collection. Glad to see some of my favorite people in this list.
This is really a good collection. Thank you for posting it. Most of my inspirational people are here in the list.
Great List of Great People’s Thanks a lot Sunalini Rana madam,for Sharing this Awesome Pictures of Real Hero’s.
Nice collection. Are these people are really a source of inspiration.