As school graduates around the country begin the ordeal of getting into a good college, it’s time to point out that a bad percentage is definitely not the end of the world. While the world around you might give you more reasons to believe that a low percentile is indicative of an unsuccessful life, we insist you think otherwise. A number of insanely successful people have reached heights without a good education or a good score.
Here are a number of less educated but astonishingly successful people in the world.
1 Aishwarya Rai
This former Miss World is now one of the greatest actors in the country. She has garnered appreciation and success because of her work in and outside India. Little people know that this successful actor gave up her college education in order to pursue a career in modeling.
This actor turned politician has become one of the most talked about politicians in the country. Despite her uneducated background, she has stood tall as one of the most successful people in India.
3 Albert Einstein
Perhaps the most intelligent people the world has ever seen, this scientist started off his education poorly. In Germany, he only reached the standard of a “bad student” and his results for various entrance examinations were insufficient to get him through.
Founder of WIPRO, this is one of the most prominent businessmen in the country. But, I bet you didn’t know that he dropped out of college!
Perhaps the best cricketer ever produced in the world, this Indian has been one of the most successful people in the country. Yet, due to his cricket career, Sachin gave up his education in 1989.
6 Dhirubhai Ambani
Considered the most successful businessman in the country, this man made “Reliance Industries” what it is from scratch. As a child, Dhirubhai was not a good student and was extremely impatient. Despite being extremely intelligent, he did not do well at school. He gave up education while he was in college to take a job in Aden.
This ace boxer had to give up her education in order to pursue her career in boxing. She went on to become one of the best female boxers India has ever seen.
One of the top businessmen in the country and founder of the Adani Group, Gautam Adani dropped out of Gujarat University in his 2nd year.
The name synonymous with most successes in Hollywood, Disney was founded by Walt Disney. Little people know that this successful man dropped out of high school in order to join the army and was rejected for being underage.
This former cricketer led the Indian Cricket Team to its World Cup victory in 1983. He is often considered to be one of the best cricketers of India. But, he gave up education between his schooling.