As a young girl, Malala Yousafzai defied the Taliban in Pakistan and demanded that girls be allowed to receive an education. She was shot in the head by a Taliban gunman in 2012, but survived. In 2014, she became the youngest person to receive the Nobel Peace Prize.
Kylie Jenner made the ‘Forbes’ annual list of America's richest self-made women, worth a reported $900 million, alongside icons like Oprah. The magazine forecasts Jenner’s makeup line will position her to become "the youngest self-made billionaire ever” within the year.