Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

Here is a list of the most brilliant and successful celebrities who have changed our world only when it exceeded 30.

George Clooney

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

In its 30 years, George Clooney starred in the television series. His most striking role at that time was only a few episodes of the TV show "Roseanne."

Leonardo da Vinci

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

When a da Vinci were acquitted of the banned at that time homosexuality, shortly before his 30th anniversary, he received the first major orders - the altar painting in the chapel of St. Bernard in the Palazzo Vecchio and the painting "Adoration of the Magi." Both works were never finished, t. To. In 30 years of Leonardo da Vinci moved to Milan.

Dwight Eisenhower

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

When the age of 30, Eisenhower was promoted to Major, where he remained for about two decades, no one even imagined that he would become the Supreme Commander of NATO, and then the US president.

The Prophet Muhammad

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

30-year-old Muhammad was an ordinary merchant in Mecca, and was happily married to a woman 15 years older than him. The first revelation he received only 40 years old.

Elizabeth Warren

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

In its 30 Elizabeth was a divorced mother of two children, a graduate student at law school, and then Professor of Legal Sciences of the University of Houston. Impressive, but no one had not occurred to her to enroll in any rankings.

Mark Twain

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

The story "The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County" was published 12 days before the 30th anniversary of Mark Twain.

Michael Bloomberg

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

Bloomberg became a general partner in the company Solomon Brothers in '31. And at 39, he was dismissed with severance pay of $ 10 million, on which he founded his own firm Bloomberg LP.

Vincent Van Gogh

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

In 37 years, the great artist died in oblivion. All his great works were created after 30.

Franz Kafka

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

As early as 30 years in Kafka wrote his masterpieces "The sentence" and "Transformations". However, the writer's lifetime his works were almost never published.

George Orwell

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

30-year-old Orwell was a secondary school teacher and has managed to serve in the colonial police. Early Orwell novel "Burmese Days" was published when the writer was 31 years, but the book did not enjoy great success with readers.

William Faulkner

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

The writer has published two novels, but none of them have not received proper recognition. He began writing about Yoknapatawpha - fictional county in the south of the United States in 29, and its popularity really bought at age 31 shortly after the release of the novel "The Sound and the Fury."

Leonard Cohen

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

The first album of Cohen was released when the singer turned 32 years. Before that, he wrote poetry and fiction stories and lived off a trust fund.

Raymond Chandler

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

Chandler was the author of detective novels in 44 years, t. To. He lost his job, Vice-president of the oil company during the Great Depression.

Emily Dickinson

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

Dickinson began to seriously pursue writing in 28 years. Her anonymous poem was published only once, and it was heavily edited. During his life, the poet has not gained wide popularity among readers.

Wallace Stevens

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

The first large collections of poetry of this outstanding poet began to go out, when Stevens was 35 years old, and most of the canonical works written by him after 50.

Edgar Degas

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

For the first time the French painter exhibited his paintings at the Salon when he was 31 years old, but the picture is not brought him much success. Most of his great paintings of Degas wrote 40.

Billy Bob Thornton

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

Billy became an actor to about 30 years. A film "Sling Blade" suddenly glorified actor who has already knocked 40.

Colonel Sanders,

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

Sanders was replaced by a bunch of trades until 40 years have not opened a roadside cafe, which has grown at a fast food restaurant chain.

Alan Rickman

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

After working for some time in the theater, Rickman got his first major role at the age of 36 years. Then, at 41, he worked in the theater on Broadway, and in 42 have played the role of Hans Gruber in "Die Hard."

Toni Morrison

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

The novel "The Bluest Eye" was published when the writer turned 39 years old. His first award - Pultserovskuyu Tony Award received 55, and the Nobel - 62 years.

Steve McQueen

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

Before becoming director of such cult films as "The Hunger," "Shame" and "12 Years a Slave" McQueen was a painter of cinema. He was awarded the Turner Prize in 30 years (although at the time critics were confident of victory Tracey Emin, who was also nominated for the award), and the film "Hunger" is not out on the wide screen, while McQueen is not exceeded 40.

Martha Graham

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

By age 30 most famous choreographer and creator of modernist American dance just graduated Denishawn dance school.

Alexander Payne

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

After graduating from film school at age 28 in California with a Master of Fine Arts, Payne reached his directorial debut only 35 years, removing the comedy "Citizen Ruth."

Michael Haneke

Celebrities to which world fame came only after 30

is probably the best European film director of his generation ( "Love," 2012) became famous only in 32 years. His first full-length debut, was 47 when Haneke.