Throughout history, many people have lived their lives pursuing power. While many fail, some become successful beyond their wildest dreams and wield levels of power unimaginable to most people. From heads of state to business leaders, religious leaders, and intellectual leaders, who was the most powerful person of all time?
Mark Zuckerberg is the most powerful person of all time
Mark Zuckerberg built and governs over his Facebook empire. As CEO, chairman and controlling shareholder of the world's most popular social media site, he wields a level of power unprecedented in human history.
Mark Zuckerberg is not beholden to anyone
Mark Zuckerberg has a level of unlimited power that political leaders could only dream of.
Unlike other leaders, Ashoka was able to retain his power after seizing it. His insistence on non-violence makes his power all the more impressive, as he did little to compel support through violence or terror.