Cheryl Fernandez-Versini, who is better known as Cheryl Cole, is an English singer, dancer and television personality. She earned recognition after participating in ITV's reality TV show 'Popstars: The Rivals', which eventually placed her in the all-girl group 'Girls Aloud' alongside Nadine Coyle, Sarah Harding, Nicola Roberts and Kimberley Walsh. The group went on to release 20 consecutive top ten singles in the UK, which included four number ones singles. Since the time she started pursuing a solo career, she has produced five number one singles, a record she shares with Jess Glynne. She became a household name in the UK after she appeared as a judge and mentor on the fifth series of the UK version of 'The X Factor'. She has subsequently reprised her role in many later installments of the show, but eventually decided to quit to focus on her singing career. She has also earned accolades for her fashion sense and is recognized as a style icon. Cheryl, who experienced a tough childhood where a good meal was a luxury for the family, has been involved with many charitable causes.
It is not every day that a man plunges into the pool and comes out with a once-in-a-lifetime performance! Michael Phelps not only mastered the technique, but made this an everyday feat as well. The most celebrated athlete and the most decorated Olympian ever in the history of the sports, Phelps with his unwavering determination and rock-solid focus went on to create tidal waves in the chlorinated and non-chlorinated world with his immaculate effort, which is clearly visible from his career graph which reached the zenith of success. Phelps has created a whopping 39 world records, 29 in individuals events and 11 in group, to become the only swimmer ever to do so. Additionally, he established a world mark by being the only Olympian with most number of Olympic gold medals (23), the only Olympian with 13 gold medals in individual events and the only Olympian to win 8 gold medals in a single Olympic Games. Interestingly, the man who created ripples in water was initially afraid to put his face under water as well. Phelps not only overcame this fear but also challenged the attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) that he was facing as a child to become a master at what he loved doing”swimming! Throughout the career, what distinguished him from his contemporaries and colleagues was not his back to back victories or undefeated feats, but his will to better his own records and transform the way swimming was looked upon as a sport by the world at large!
Jack Douglass, born John Patrick Douglass, but is better known to his fans by his You Tube username ˜jacksfilms'. He is an American musician and comedian, popular on the You Tube for his parodies, skits and not to forget, ˜Your Grammar Sucks' series. Jack developed a love for music while he was in high school and began playing the French horn and piano. Boys will be boys, experimenting with their curiosity, thus, soon he started making films for fun with his friends and uploaded them on You Tube. Their popularity soared. This prompted him to launch his own You Tube channel, ˜jacksfilms', where he regularly uploaded his videos. ˜Your Grammar Sucks' is one of his most popular series where the humour is all about incorrect grammar, spellings and punctuations. His other two popular series are ˜JackAsk', where he answers viewer's questions and ˜Yesterday I Asked You (YIAY)', where he puts questions to his viewers and airs the most hilarious answers. Jack relocated himself to Los Angeles where he met up with fellow You Tubers and expanded his audience. The trio of Jack Douglass, Toby Turner and Sean Klitzner gained fame and came to be known as the ˜Sideburns'. For those who are interested in You Tube, Jack Douglass is someone to look out for.
Standing tall at 5ft 10 inches, weighing 200 pounds and more is a heavy muscled prodigious puncher Mike Tyson. Christened as Michael Gerard ˜Mike' Tyson, ever since his early days, Tyson showed signs of moving in to the world of boxing. His violent streak as a child, uncanny behaviour and a resolve for violence to have his way through situations and people laid the strong foundation for him to opt for boxing, not to forget his ginormous weight of 200 pounds at 13 years of age. Popularly known for his terrorising power and intimidating temperament, Tyson quickly climbed up the ladder of success under the strong guidance of Cus D'Amato and Rooney to earn the nicknames ˜Iron Mike' and ˜the baddest man on planet'. He was popular for defeating his opponents with a single blow. Tyson dominant performance at the sports saw him reach the pinnacle of success, by becoming the undisputed heavyweight champion of the world. But just as quickly did Tyson climb the ladder of success, he went into the pitfall with the same speed, courtesy his tarnished childhood, poverty-stricken upbringing, poor judgement and criminal behaviour. As such, when he was enjoying raving success and was at the peak of his power, Tyson suffered from serious blows due to his bizarre behaviour, rape conviction, financial loss, bankruptcy and imprisonment. His biting off the ear of opponent <a title='Evander Holyfield' href='/famous/evander-holyfield.htm'>Evander Holyfield</a> was the zenith as the world wrote him off as a damaged animal incapable of existing outside the ring. Though Tyson has tried to make amendments thereafter, his image has been destroyed for good, making him one of the most tragic figures of the American sports history.
Seth Abner, best known by his pseudonym ˜Scump,' is an American professional ˜Call of Duty' player. In 2015, he replaced Matthew Haag as the new captain of the popular eSports organization, ˜OpTic Gaming.' Abner has participated in many gaming tournaments and is a two time ˜Major League Gaming' (MLG) gold medalist. He won his first ˜Call of Duty World Championship' in August 2017, post which his popularity skyrocketed. He has been sponsored by various gaming companies like ˜Turtle Beach,' ˜Brisk Mate,' ˜Gymshark,' and ˜Loot Crate.' Abner has so far managed to earn a decent amount of money from his gaming career. In 2017, he won a whopping $261,250 by getting the first position at the ˜Call of Duty World League Championship.' Apart from the gaming world, Seth Abner is also quite popular on social media. While his verified Twitter account has more than 2 million followers, his YouTube channel has over 2.3 million subscribers.
Vine comedian who gained more than 50,000 followers on the six second video app. She and friend <a title='Carly Incontro' href='/famous/carly-incontro.htm'>Carly Incontro</a> later launched the YouTube series Vining and Driving, where they would interview Vine stars while driving.
Jackson Brazier is an Australian social media star, best known for his Vine and YouTube videos. Brazier had amassed more than 600,000 followers on Vine, before the short-form video hosting service was disabled on January 17, 2017. Brazier currently has over 400,000 subscribers on YouTube and over 340,000 followers on Instagram. In 2014, he was cast in ˜AwesomenessTV's' web series ˜Expelled.' Brazier is also popular for his music skills, for which he walked down the red carpet at the 2015 ˜American Music Awards.' In 2016, he walked down the red carpet at the ˜Kids' Choice Awards,' which was held on March 12, 2016 at ˜The Forum' in Inglewood, California. In the event, Brazier was named ˜Choice Social Media King.' In 2017, he won the ˜Social Media Star' award at ˜People's Choice Awards.'
Jon Paul Piques is a Canadian Instagram star and social media influencer. He first rose to prominence on Vine, the six-second video sharing app, where he accumulated over 3.1 million followers. He initially gained attention on the app with his "That moment when your fav part of the song comes on video. Currently, Piques is ruling Instagram where he is followed by millions. An avid traveler and adventure lover, he likes engaging in new and crazy activities. He also loves animals, especially dogs. He has an incredible sense of humor and is always up to silly and funny things! As an entertainer, Piques routinely shares fun-filled, humorous content on his Instagram profile. A former insurance agent, he loves being on social media and enjoys his current career more. As an Instagram star, he gets to influence the lives of the people who follow him. Piques, who was a professional soccer player once, is quite athletic. He loves technology and gaming as well.
Fantasia Monique Barrino is an American R&B singer, songwriter, and actor. She came into prominence after winning the ˜American Idol' title at the age of 19. She dropped out of high school and gave birth to her first child at the age of 17. Music was her forte, and her triumph at the American Idol contest set the course for her career. Following her win, she signed a contract with ˜J Records' and released her debut single, ˜I Believe.' It created history in being the first debut single to debut at the number one spot on the ˜Billboard Hot 100' list. Her debut studio album, ˜Free Yourself,' debuted at the eighth place on the ˜Billboard 200' list and was certified platinum. Fantasia had an estranged relationship with her father and has survived a suicide attempt. Inconsistent in her relationships, she had a number of affairs that led her to an abortion. She gave birth to her second child in 2011. She then married businessman Kendall Taylor and finally settled into a stable lifestyle. Her autobiography, ˜Life Is Not a Fairy Tale,' became a bestseller. She is currently a celebrity in her own right and lives happily with her husband.
Game developer whose videos detail his progress in developing Yandere Simulator. He has earned more than 2.4 million subscribers by showing off his work.
Professional wrestler known for winning several World Tag Team and Intercontinental Championships with the WWE. In 2016 he signed a deal with Ring of Honor (ROH) and became the reigning ROH World Champion in June of that year.