Top 7 Most Powerful Couples In The World
They say choosing a husband or wife means choosing the person you will share hundreds of thousands of meals with. That’s not an easy decision to make.
A husband or wife can either propel you to greater heights of pull you back to conformity. Most people spend most of their lives trying to find the one and unfortunately, not all of us are lucky.
For these couples, however, finding each other was a blessing that made them even greater than they were before.
They are considered ‘couple goals’ to many people. Couples look up to them hoping they will be just as lucky. Without further ado, here are the 7 most powerful couples today.
Jay-Z and Beyonce
These two powerhouses are referred to as the King and Queen in the music industry. Beyonce and Jay-Z is one of Hollywood’s most inspiring power couples.
They tied the knot on April 4, 2008, after dating for so many years. They each came with their own wealth before tying the knot. From Beyonce’s days as a Destiny Child and Jay Z as a superstar rapper, they have been able to grow a fortune of billions together.
Jay Z was officially named the richest rapper last year after hitting the billion-dollar mark according to Forbes.
They have had their fair of drama and conspiracies follow them because of how secretive they are about their personal lives but that has not shaken them. The pair is blessed with three children.
Barrack and Michelle Obama
The former president of USA Barrack Obama and his wife Mitchelle Obama left the biggest impression on the world while in office and they continue to do so even out of office.
Barrack Obama was the first African-American to occupy the office of the presidency in the USA.
While everyone has different opinions on his leadership, there is no denying the positive impact their marriage worked. From the adorable birthday wishes and candid moments, Obama’s truly redefined ‘Power Couple’.
Melinda Gates and Bill Gates
Microsoft founder Bill Gates and his wife Melinda are among the world’s most powerful couples.
Bill is the second richest person in the world with a net worth of $106 billion according to Forbes. By definition, that makes him very powerful.
The couple runs the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation where they generously give out cash to worthy causes.
Ellen and Portia DeGeneres
Talk show host Ellen DeGeneres and her Australian wife Portia married in 2008.
Portia is an actress popularly known for her role in ‘Arrested Development’.
The couple came out publicly to announce their relationship back in 2015 when it was still fairly taboo. Ellen is a big name today in the entertainment world and she is worth about $490 million.
Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan
Mark Zuckerberg once held the title for the youngest billionaire in the world has gotten his first billion dollars at just twenty-three years.
Mark is the Facebook founder and CEO and has been with his college sweetheart Priscilla Chan since before we knew him. The two are blessed with two children.
Through their Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, the couple is using their power to research and improve global health, education, and community.
Gerard Pique and Shakira
Colombian born superstar Shakira and her footballer husband are a force to reckon with.
Apart from the fact that Shakira has been a musician and performer for as long as we can remember, her stint as a judge at The Voice won hearts.
Pique, on the other hand, is already one of Spain’s biggest athletes. He plays for the renowned football club ‘FC Barcelona’. The famous couple is blessed with two children.
Bill and Hillary Clinton
Former US president Bill Clinton and his wife former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton are a power couple that is known and respected worldwide.
Despite leaving the white house broke, they were able to turn it around get millions through book deals and paid speeches. Combined, the couple is now estimated to be worth $125 million.