Famed evangelist Billy Graham, who died on Wednesday at age 99, has inspired millions of people across the globe.
From ordinary citizens to celebrities and U.S. presidents (the revered preacher had met with every U.S. president since World War II), Graham extolled his Christian views in a way that has truly resonated with the masses.
Many of his interactions with the rich, famous and powerful were documented in “Billy Graham & Me,” a book published in 2013 as a part of the “Chicken Soup” franchise.
In fact, the text documented 101 personal stories from famous Americans who have interacted with the preacher in some form or another. Below, see just 10 well-known figures who have been impacted by the evangelist: