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  • Caitlyn Jenner, who became a champion for the transgender community and raised awareness about transgender issues, was chosen as Barbara Walters' most fascinating person of 2015.
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  • Misty Copeland made history this year when she was named the first African American principal ballerina at the American Ballet Theatre, but her road to stardom wasn't easy. One of six children, the 33-year-old dancer says that some people in the classical ballet world had trouble accepting a ballerina who looked like her. Misty Copeland is on Barbara Walters' list for "The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2015."
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  • Oscar and Tony-nominated actor Bradley Cooper has stayed busy this year with three movies, "Aloha," "Burnt" and "Joy." Cooper made headlines recently when he came out in support of his frequent co-star Jennifer Lawrence's position on the gender pay gap in Hollywood. Bradley Cooper is on Barbara Walters' list for "The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2015."
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  • Amy Schumer, the fearless comedienne known for her unique brand of raunchy feminism, became Hollywood’s new "It" girl this year with her award-winning series "Inside Amy Schumer" and her feature film "Trainwreck." Amy Schumer is on Barbara Walters' list for "The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2015."
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  • Comedian Tracy Morgan has made us laugh for years with his colorful characters on "Saturday Night Live" and as character Tracy Jordan on "30 Rock." A deadly car crash in June 2014 left him seriously injured, and Morgan spent the next year recovering out of the spotlight. He made an emotional return to comedy this October hosting "Saturday Night Live." Tracy Morgan is on Barbara Walters' list for "The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2015."
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  • UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey is a powerful force in the sport, known for beating her opponents in less than a minute. This year Sports Illustrated named the 28-year-old fighter the "most dominant athlete alive." Just last month, Rousey lost her first fight in a shocking upset and a rematch is rumored for next year. Ronda Rousey is on Barbara Walters' list for "The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2015."
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  • Fashion designer Donna Karan helped change the way professional women dress with her Donna Karan and DKNY clothing lines. Her concept “Seven Easy Pieces” simplified dressing for busy working women and replaced the boxy mannish "power suit" uniform. Now she's focusing on her new brand, Urban Zen. Donna Karan is on Barbara Walters' list for "The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2015."
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  • Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos had a vision to create a store on the Internet that could sell everything. Today, Amazon.com is the eighth largest retail business in the world with a quarter of a billion customers -- a number that continues to grow. Jeff Bezos is on Barbara Walters' list for "The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2015."
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  • Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has won followers this year, taking on corporations and income inequality and calling for a higher minimum wage and universal health care. The socialist senator from Vermont has drawn huge crowds at rallies with supporters adopting the slogan, "Feel the Bern." Bernie Sanders is on Barbara Walters' list for "The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2015."
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  • Billionaire real estate mogul and reality TV star Donald Trump has become a polarizing figure since declaring his run for president in June. The Republican frontrunner has drawn enormous criticism -- and huge crowds of supporters -- with his call for a ban on Syrian refugees, the deportation of 11 million undocumented workers and his controversial call to ban Muslims from entering the U.S. in the wake of the San Bernardino shootings. Donald Trump is on Barbara Walters' list for "The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2015."
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