Everyone loves those stories about the new kid on the block who’s disrupting the status quo – we’re no different here at Idealog – but never forget, they’re the exception, not the rule.
Many of the world’s great movers and shakers were late bloomers: from Ray Kroc to Brian Cranston, Colonel Sanders to Stan Lee, Phyllis Diller to Andrea Bocelli, these high-profile, high-power leaders didn’t make their start, or sometimes even show potential, until later in life.
In that spirit, here are 15 more late bloomers who proved it’s never too late to be what you might have been.
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