Office jobs: The careers of world leaders before politics
The Ukraine's president, for example, started out as a comedian
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The election of Donald Trump shocked the world back in 2016. It showed that you didn't have to be a seasoned politician to take control of a country. Since then, we've seen more and more world leaders come from outsider positions. The election of Volodymyr Zelensky, in 2019, is another great example. Zelensky started off as a comedian and actor, and even played the Ukrainian president on a TV show. Now he's the real deal!
Flick through this gallery to discover more interesting jobs of powerful world leaders before they took up politics.
MUSIC Show business
MUSIC Grammy awards
MOVIES Movie genres
CELEBRITY Celebrity facts
LIFESTYLE Young women