Baldness is a common indication that a person is maturing and experiencing the aging process. Hence, there are people who have experienced the hair thinning development at a very young age, usually late teens or early teens. It usually happens to men in general, but this kind of baldness can be generally classified as part of a genetic pattern and background or because of situations that trigger hair thinning. It is different from total hair loss. Nonetheless, it doesn’t make any man less of a person if one of their glories is steadily falling away. In fact, on this list, you could find the most powerful bald men who were able to reach their fame despite of this flaw.
10. Vladimir Putin
He is an active politician who has served various positions such as President of the Russian Federation, Prime Minister, Chairman of the Council of Ministers, and he currently serves as the Prime Minister of Russia. He was born and raised in Leningrad, Soviet Union. He has a humble beginning where he struggled to achieve the state that he is enjoying right now.
9. Tenzin Gyatso
He is known to be a 14th Dalai Lama. His whole name is Jetsun Jamphel Ngawang Lobsang Yeshe Tensin. He was born and raised in Takster, China. He is known for the advocacy that he is pursuing for the Tibetans. His call as a spiritual leader for the Tibetan people was realized when he was 2 years old as part of its tradition.
8. James Carville
He was born and raised in Carsville, Louisiana but he is currently residing in New Orleans, Louisiana. He is known as one of the co-hosts of CNN’s Crossfire. He is an attorney, actor, commentator, America’s political consultant, educator, prominent liberal pundit, and media personality.
7. Samuel Jackson
He is a producer and actor in the entertainment industry. He performed and assumed various title roles in some of the American films where the cognizance of his acting abilities happened when he portrayed a very significant role in the movie Jungle Fever. He has been active in this industry since 1972 and he has appeared in several noted and popularly acclaimed movies such as Iron Man and Iron Man 2.
6. Ron Howard
He is known as Ron but his whole name is Ronald William Howard where he has been involved in the film industry since he was a kid. Would you believe that he was barely two to three years old when he made a name in this business? He might be known as a child actor but he has produced various films and has directed notable movies. The influence of Hollywood runs in his blood because his parents were a former actress and director.
5. Vin Diesel
His real name is Mark Sinclair Vincent and he has been active acting in front of the camera since 1990. Nevertheless, he began to be known when the year 2000 came in, especially when he received major roles in some of the movies such as in Broiler Room, Fast and Furious, Pitch Black, The Chronicles of Riddick, and others. He is also a director, a producer, and a writer.
4. Michael Jordan
Who would forget the legendary and popular NBA player who has received 5 MVP awards, 9-All Defensive first team honors, three-all star Game MVP awards, defensive player of the year, and other awards including the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2009 and the Associated Press Release Athletes of the Century.
3. Jim Cramer
He is a known author and TV personality. He is the co-founder of TheStreet.com and a host of the CNBC’s Mad Money. His whole name is James J. Cramer. He was born and raised in Wyndmoor, Pennsylvania, USA. He graduated at Harvard College receiving a Magna Cum Laude honor.
2. Sean Connery
He was born and raised in Edinburgh, Scotland and he is a known producer and actor. He is popularly known as James Bond for 7 James Bond movies that were filmed. He has been declared as the Sexiest Man Alive in 1999 and Sexiest Man of the century when he turned 69 years old.
1. Charles Barkley
He is known as Sir Charles inside the NBA basketball ring. He currently serves as an analyst of the Inside NBA and he has received various major awards such as 11-NBA All-Star Game appearances, included on the 50 Greatest Players in NBA History, and All Star MVP.