We have compiled our list of the most powerful women, which can be easily continued - there are many worthy to get into it. TOP 10 | The top ten, according to our editorial staff
One of the most respected figures in show business, her name is listed in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. At 52, he manages to remain a sex symbol.
HILLARY CLINTON, US Secretary of State After a public hearing, she forgave her husband, US President Bill Clinton, for treason, retained her family, and pursued a political career.
ALLA PUGACHEVA, singer Primadonna, a female legend. A singer who is subject to all genres and is not subject to time. A composer whose songs became the property of the era.
CHULPAN KHAMATOVA, actress One of the most popular Russian actresses of modern European cinema and Russian theater. Together with Dina Korzun she created the Give Life fund.
OPRA WINFREY, TV presenter One of America’s most influential and wealthy women. I was able to make out of my fantastic ability to listen to the interlocutor and empathize with him for the rating television show, which lasted for 16 years in a row. It publishes a magazine, this year it launched its own television channel.
LYUDMILA ULITSKAYA, writer The first book came out when she was fifty years old. The former geneticist biologist began to write, having lost her job. Today she is a laureate of many literary prizes, her books have been translated into 25 languages of the world. Subtle, philosophical, but at the same time understandable to everyone, prose, made her truly beloved. In Russia, there is rarely a woman on whose bookshelf would not be a volume of Ulitskaya. Her foundation supports talented young authors and provincial libraries.
IRINA RODNINA, figure skater Legend of Soviet figure skating: from 1969 to 1980. she did not lose a single competition.
TATIANA TARASOVA, figure skating coach She is the most successful coach in the history of figure skating. Her students won more than 40 gold medals at the World and European Championships.
LYUDMILA GURCHENKO, actress The legendary film star, an icon of style, which at the age of 76 still impresses with its acting diversity, liveliness and sparkling. She starred in 96 films.
DOCTOR LISA, doctor Elizabeth Glinka, 18 years old, works with patients in the last stage. She organized the first hospice in Russia for cancer patients. Three years ago, she created a service for those who were “refused everywhere”, “Fair Help”.
SOFIA KOPPOLA, screenwriter and director The daughter of the Hollywood heavyweight Francis Ford Coppola refuted on his example the statement that nature rests on the children of geniuses. She received an Oscar for the script for the film "Translation Difficulties."
ANNA ARDOVA, actress Of those rare women who are not afraid to recall the tragic episodes of the past, because thanks to this experience she became only stronger! Anna's first husband left her during pregnancy. Now the actress has two children - Sonya and Anton, and Anna is happily married.
YULIA VYSOTSKAYA, actress, TV presenter, author of several cookbooks With the help of her program “Cooking at home”, she convinced us that cooking at home is fashionable.
ANNA NETREBKO, opera singer In 1993, after winning the competition to them. M.I. Glinka was invited by the conductor of the Mariinsky Theater Valery Gergiev. In 2002 she made her debut at the Metropolitan Opera.
IRINA KHAKAMADA, politician, writer, TV presenter Time magazine named her a 21st-century politician among the 100 famous women in the world. Despite the failure of her political career, she was able to stay afloat, taking up another matter. Her trainings help many to believe in themselves.
OLGA SVIBLOVA, curator of photo exhibitions Created more than ten years ago, the Moscow House of Photography, has assembled an impressive collection of modern and classic photography. She managed to turn this art from hobby of marginals into a fashionable and popular hobby.
NINA CHUSOVA, theater director The only female director who managed to take place and become famous in this purely male profession.
GODDEN RYNSK, secular observer Despite its fragility, a fierce and merciless fighter for women's rights.
EVELINA KHROMCHENKO, journalist, TV presenter An impeccably stylish co-host of the Fashion Sentence talk show knows everything not only about fashion. Last May, she was dismissed from the post of editor-in-chief of L’Officiel, but did not give up and returned four months later to the magazine in the same quality.
Ksenia Rapoport, actress Conquered Europe - Ksenia starred a lot in Italy, led the opening ceremony of the Venice Film Festival.
“EVERYTHING IS OUR HANDS, SO IT IS NOT ALLOWED TO BE OVERLOADED” Legendary Coco Chanel, French fashion designer
LINA ARIFULINA, director television programs and theatrical productions, which invariably are a resounding success. Her most famous projects are “Star Factory” and “STS Lights a Superstar”.
SVETLANA Druzhinin,producer Charming and truly strong woman. On the set, she manages the impossible - to combine the creative atmosphere with strict discipline. In the track record of Svetlana - more than fifteen films.
CARLA BRUNI, wife of the President of France Once the famous top model is again in the spotlight. She recorded several albums, the last of which sold half a million copies. Three years ago, she married Nicolas Sarkozy.
RENATA LITVINOVA, actress, director, screenwriter Mysterious, stylish and inimitable. She herself created her image, rightfully taking the main positions not only in cinema and theater, but also in bohemian life.
MERIL STRIP, actress She graduated from the prestigious Yale University, began her career on Broadway. She did not crave acting in films, considering herself a theatrical actress. But fate decreed otherwise. The owner of two Oscars, she was nominated for this award 16 times. A diverse interesting actress.DARYA DONTSOVA, writer, radio host She wrote her first ironic detective, Steep Heirs, in the hospital - she was diagnosed with breast cancer of the fourth degree. She left the hospital with five novels ready for publication. Today there are already a hundred of them, they came out with a total circulation of 1 million copies.
ZAZ, singer This young French woman with charisma and voice Edith Piaf was able to quickly gain popularity by uploading videos with her songs recorded on the streets of Paris.
SHARON OSBORN, producer Wife of Ozzy Osbourne, one of the founders and members of the "golden composition" of Black Sabbath. She knew that the future husband is suffering from drug and alcohol addiction. Their joint efforts were successful - Ozzy leads a healthy lifestyle today.
OLGA SLUTSKER, businesswoman Created a network of fitness clubs World Class. After a high-profile divorce from her husband, who took her children from her, she continues to struggle to educate them.
ALLA SIGALOVA, choreographer She is a classical ballerina by education, but a severe trauma for a long time confined her to bed, tempering her character for life. She returned to the dance, but he was already her own, recognizable from the first moment. Now she teaches plastic at the Moscow Art Theater School and puts on plays.
LISA MINELLI, actress She belongs to the famous artistic family. Oscar winner. She managed to get rid of drug addiction and return to the stage and to the cinema.
IRINA VINER, trainer One of the most talented trainers and rightfully awarded the Order of Merit to the Fatherland, since 2008 he has been the head of the All-Russian Federation of Rhythmic Gymnastics. Among her pupils are Yana Batyrshina, Alina Kabaeva, Evgenia Kanaeva.
TATIANA YUMASHEVA, politicianThe daughter of the first president of Russia not only has long influenced the country's political events. She confidently mastered the Internet space. Thousands of regular followers read political revelations on her blog.
Ksenia Sobchak, TV presenter The sharp-tongued daughter of the first mayor of St. Petersburg made a career on television. Today, not a single noticeable event can do without this socialite. In 2009, her income amounted to $ 1.2 million.
LOLITA MILYAVSKAYA, singer Outrageous star of our stage. Lolita does not get tired of fighting for her feminine happiness and slim figure. Frankness made her a constant heroine of secular chronicles and the yellow press.
ANASTASIA VERTINSKAYA, actress She made her film debut in the movie "Scarlet Sails." She played a lot in the performances of the Moscow Art Theater. In 1991, she created the Actors Charity Fund, which helps needy theater and film veterans.
WOMEN MUCH BETTER THAN MEN CAN SPEAK “NO” 71st British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher
TATIANA THICK, writerShe became a classic of Russian prose, known for her well-aimed statements. Gained wide popularity, becoming a co-host in the program "School of slander."
ANGELINA JOLIE, actress The owner of an Oscar and three Golden Globe awards is the mother of six children, while three of them are adopted. UN Goodwill Ambassador.
TATIANA ARNO, TV presenter Ambassador Unisef is actively helping hospices. She is known for her active citizenship, for which she went to read the news on the opposition channel Dozhd TV, despite fees incompatible with Channel One.
TINA KANDELAKI, TV presenter, producer He defends the rights of gifted children in the Public Chamber of the Russian Federation, has made sure that the Most Intelligent programs win, they study at universities in the country for free.YANA RUDKOVSKAYA, businesswoman Produced by Dima Bilan, wife of the skater Evgeni Plushenko. Defends the right to raise common children with her ex-husband.
MAYA PLISETSKAYA, ballerina A vivid example of how you can be successful, in demand, beloved, slim and beautiful at any age.
KYLEY MINOG, singer In 2004 she received a Grammy Award in the nomination "Best Dance Record". In the same year she was forced to interrupt a large-scale tour due to a terrible diagnosis - breast cancer. After a year of serious treatment, she returned to the scene.
SUSAN BOYL, singer A recent housewife, she became famous for her participation in Britain’s Got Talent.
EKATERINA VASILIEVA, actress Interrupted her successful career in 1993 and left as a novice in the Tolgsky monastery. Until that moment, she had acted fruitfully in films and played on the best stages of the country in theaters: them. Stanislavsky, "Contemporary" and the Moscow Art Theater. She returned to the cinema and on the stage in 1997.
OKSANA PUSHKINA, actress The only Russian celebrity decided to publish information about unsuccessful cosmetic procedures in order to attract the attention of women to how carefully you need to be careful about the choice of specialists.
ROSA SYABITOVA, matchmaker Resurrected the matchmaker profession from oblivion, modernized it with the help of modern technologies. She made a dizzying career, becoming the TV presenter of the program “Let's get married!”.
EVGENIA ALBATS, journalist True to herself always and everywhere, and if her point of view runs counter to the official one, she is not afraid to express it. He conducts the program “Full Albats” (“Echo of Moscow”), is the editor-in-chief of The New Times weekly.
JOANNA ROWLING, writer She finished her first book, Harry Potter and the Magic Stone, in a cafe. After her husband kicked her out of the house with a small child in her arms. Potteriana brought her world fame and a fortune - more than 1 billion dollars. Thus, the total circulation of the first six books exceeded 325 million copies.NATALIA RAGOZINA, State Duma deputy, boxer World Boxing Champion. Over the 18 years of her sports career, she has not suffered a single defeat. Protects the interests of family and women in the State Duma. He brings up five children, one of them is a foster. He writes books. At the same time, Natalia is beautiful, feminine and smart.
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