31 Surprising Photos Of Young World Leaders Before They Became Big

Being a world leader is no easy task and yet, it’s hard to imagine them at a time before they turned into the people as we know them today. These photos are a rare look into the youth and innocence that many of these world leaders possessed back when they were young and ambitious and yet, they were merely people, just like you and I. That is, until they turned into powerful world leaders!

1. Joseph Stalin – 1902.

2. Bill Clinton shaking hands with President John F. Kennedy in The Rose Garden of The White House – July 24, 1963.

3. Princess Elizabeth of England in the Auxiliary Territorial Service during WWII – 1945.

4.  Vladimir Putin – 1966.

5. Barack Obama smoking weed?