Here are 100 instances of international girl power in Forbes’ annual World’s Most Powerful Women issue: a list of the most influential women ranked by net worth, media visibility, and social impact.
Not surprising here, but of the female leaders in the entertainment industry, Oprah Winfrey reigns over the rest at #13. Beyoncé, who's definitely having a stellar cultural moment right now, is also in the top 20 at #17. Another recent newsmaker Angelina Jolie clocks in at #37 because of her combination of film and social work.
Here’s an abridged rundown of the ladies in entertainment who made the list:
Oprah Winfrey, #13
Angelina Jolie, #37
Sofia Vergara, #38
Lady Gaga, #45
Gisele Bundchen, #95
In the political sphere, ranking even higher were Michelle Obama at #4 and Hillary Clinton at #5.
Check out the full list here to learn which women dominate in other industries such as fashion and tech.