Sania Mirza among 100 most influential people of 2016 list

02:58 PM | 22 Apr, 2016
Sania Mirza among 100 most influential people of 2016 list
NEW DELHI (Web Desk) – Tennis ace Sania Mirza has been featured in Time magazine's list of 100 Most Influential People in the world.

According to TIME magazine, Sania Mirza, 29, is one of their 100 Most Influential People of 2016.


Other big names from the entertainment industry whose names have been featured in the list include Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra, Oscar-winning actor Leonardo DiCaprio, British singer Adele, comedian Aziz Ansari, actor Gael García Bernal, actor Idris Elba, singer Ariana Grande, actress Taraji P. Henson, filmmaker Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, actor Oscar Isaac, reality TV star Caitlyn Jenner, actor Dwayne Johnson, model Karlie Kloss, rapper Kendrick Lamar, actor Julia Louis-Dreyfus, actress Melissa McCarthy, actress Gina Rodriguez, actor Mark Rylance, and actress Charlize Theron.

This year's list also includes Pope Francis, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla, Russian President Vladimir Putin, US President Barack Obama, French President François Hollande, Myanmar's pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, Democratic Presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton, her Republican rival Ted Cruz, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Chinese leader Xi Jinping.