Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People of 2009 [May 2009]

Historical Accolades

Missing: * Leonard Abess * Shai Agassi * Norah al-Faiz * Dan Barber * Seth Berkley * Robin Chase * Nicholas Christakis * Steven Chu * Thomas Dart * Elizabeth Diller * Jamie Dimon * Gustavo Dudamel * Michael Eavis * Roland Fryer * Brady Gustafson * Joaquin Guzman * Connie Hedegaard * Barbara Hogan * Sam & Dan Houser * Judith Jamison * Xi Jinping * Boris Johnson * Ashfaq Kayani * William Kentridge * Jeff Kinney * Christine Lagarde * Lang Lang * Avigdor Lieberman * Martin Lindstrom * Amory Lovins * Jack Ma * Samaly Mam * Hadizatou Mani * David McKiernan * Doug Melton * Webb Miller * Dambisa Moyo * Alan Mulally * Yoichiro Nambu * Nandan Nilekani * Daniel Nocera * Suraya Pakzad * Richard Phillips * Wang Qishan * Tessa Ross * Nouriel Roubini * Stephan Schuster * Ricardo Scofidio * Sister Mary Scullion * David Sheff * Nate Silver * Carlos Slim * Elizabeth Warren * Meredith Whitney * Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono * Lauren Zalaznick

Vote Ranking  

1

Manny Pacquiao

Boxer

100% (1 of 1 votes)

2

Dmitry Medvedev

World Leader

100% (1 of 1 votes)

3

Angela Merkel

World Leader

100% (8 of 8 votes)

4

Zac Efron

Actor

100% (1 of 1 votes)

5

Tavis Smiley

TV Personality

100% (1 of 1 votes)

6

Paul Ekman

Author

100% (1 of 1 votes)

7

Sherri Shepherd

Comedienne

95.45% (21 of 22 votes)

8

Jack Dorsey

Entrepreneur

93.75% (15 of 16 votes)

9

Tiger Woods

Golfer

83.33% (5 of 6 votes)

10

Barbara Walters

Commentator

82.76% (24 of 29 votes)

11

Xi Jinping

World Leader

77.03% (426 of 553 votes)

12

Brad Pitt

Actor

72.73% (16 of 22 votes)

13

Ted Kennedy

U.S. Senator

70.97% (22 of 31 votes)

14

Whoopi Goldberg

Actress

61.27% (193 of 315 votes)

15

The View

TV Series

60.70% (139 of 229 votes)

16

Joy Behar

Comedienne

59.71% (203 of 340 votes)

17

John Legend

Vocalist

58.82% (80 of 136 votes)

18

Barack Obama

U.S. President

57.69% (649 of 1125 votes)

19

Twitter

Internet Website

56.67% (68 of 120 votes)

20

Jeff Bezos

Entrepreneur

55.73% (141 of 253 votes)

21

Hillary Rodham Clinton

First Lady

53.23% (502 of 943 votes)

22

Elizabeth Warren

U.S. Senator

53.12% (51 of 96 votes)

23

Michelle Obama

First Lady

52.50% (84 of 160 votes)

24

Sarah Palin

Politician

50.83% (154 of 303 votes)

25

Paul Krugman

Commentator

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

26

Tom Hanks

Actor

48.63% (71 of 146 votes)

27

Rush Limbaugh

Radio Personality

44.55% (45 of 101 votes)

28

Oprah Winfrey

TV Personality

42.49% (133 of 313 votes)

29

Tina Fey

Comedienne

38.17% (50 of 131 votes)

30

Kate Winslet

Actress

37.50% (6 of 16 votes)

31

Elisabeth Hasselbeck

TV Reality Show Contestant

33.33% (5 of 15 votes)

32

Ted Turner

Philanthropist

5.88% (1 of 17 votes)

33

Stella McCartney

Designer

5.71% (2 of 35 votes)

34

Van Jones

Politician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

35

Chesley B. Sullenberger III

Aviator

0% (0 of 0 votes)

36

Ashfaq Parvez Kayani

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 0 votes)

37

Werner Herzog

Filmmaker

0% (0 of 1 votes)

38

Penelope Cruz

Actress

0% (0 of 0 votes)

39

Joshua Allen

Dancer

0% (0 of 0 votes)

40

Carlos Slim

Entrepreneur

0% (0 of 1 votes)

41

Nandan Nilekani

Entrepreneur

0% (0 of 0 votes)

42

T. Boone Pickens

Entrepreneur

0% (0 of 0 votes)

43

Gordon Brown

Politician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

44

Timothy Geithner

Politician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

45

M.I.A.

Vocalist

0% (0 of 2 votes)

46

Rick Warren

Religious Figure

0% (0 of 0 votes)

47

Jon Favreau (Speechwriter)

Commentator

0% (0 of 1 votes)

48

A.R. Rahman

Songwriter

0% (0 of 0 votes)

49

George Clooney

Actor

0% (0 of 2 votes)

50

Suze Orman

Financier

0% (0 of 0 votes)

51

Nouri Al-Maliki

World Leader

0% (0 of 0 votes)

52

Rafael Nadal

Tennis Player

0% (0 of 0 votes)

53

Jay Leno

Comedian

0% (0 of 8 votes)

54

Nicolas Sarkozy

Politician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

55

Steven Chu

Scientist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

56

Jeff Kinney

Author

0% (0 of 0 votes)

57

Tessa Ross

Producer

0% (0 of 0 votes)

58

Paul Kagame

World Leader

0% (0 of 1 votes)

59

Jamie Dimon

Financier

0% (0 of 0 votes)

60

Richard Phillips

Hero

0% (0 of 0 votes)

61

Nate Silver

Commentator

0% (0 of 0 votes)