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

Jamie Dimon

Financier

100% (1 of 1 votes)

2

Rafael Nadal

Tennis Player

100% (1 of 1 votes)

3

Nouri Al-Maliki

World Leader

100% (7 of 7 votes)

4

Dmitry Medvedev

World Leader

100% (3 of 3 votes)

5

T. Boone Pickens

Entrepreneur

100% (1 of 1 votes)

6

Rick Warren

Religious Figure

100% (11 of 11 votes)

7

Suze Orman

Financier

100% (5 of 5 votes)

8

Van Jones

Politician

100% (17 of 17 votes)

9

Paul Ekman

Author

100% (1 of 1 votes)

10

Jack Dorsey

Entrepreneur

96.43% (27 of 28 votes)

11

Manny Pacquiao

Boxer

91.67% (11 of 12 votes)

12

Jack Ma

Entrepreneur

87.50% (7 of 8 votes)

13

Tavis Smiley

TV Personality

77.78% (7 of 9 votes)

14

Paul Krugman

Commentator

68.75% (11 of 16 votes)

15

Xi Jinping

World Leader

67.66% (1795 of 2653 votes)

16

Nate Silver

Commentator

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

17

Hillary Rodham Clinton

First Lady

63.64% (1696 of 2665 votes)

18

Whoopi Goldberg

Actress

61.79% (930 of 1505 votes)

19

Barack Obama

U.S. President

61.03% (2871 of 4704 votes)

20

Sherri Shepherd

Comedienne

59.44% (318 of 535 votes)

21

Brad Pitt

Actor

58.56% (893 of 1525 votes)

22

John Legend

Vocalist

58.18% (249 of 428 votes)

23

Joy Behar

Comedienne

58.07% (493 of 849 votes)

24

Elizabeth Warren

U.S. Senator

57.89% (220 of 380 votes)

25

Jeff Bezos

Entrepreneur

57.68% (184 of 319 votes)

26

Michelle Obama

First Lady

57.59% (334 of 580 votes)

27

The View

TV Series

57.44% (502 of 874 votes)

28

Jay Leno

Comedian

56.99% (656 of 1151 votes)

29

George Clooney

Actor

55.69% (269 of 483 votes)

30

Rush Limbaugh

Radio Personality

55.59% (179 of 322 votes)

31

Oprah Winfrey

TV Personality

55.52% (352 of 634 votes)

32

Angela Merkel

World Leader

54.69% (105 of 192 votes)

33

Timothy Geithner

Politician

54.55% (36 of 66 votes)

34

Ted Turner

Philanthropist

54.44% (49 of 90 votes)

35

Ted Kennedy

U.S. Senator

54.25% (83 of 153 votes)

36

Barbara Walters

Commentator

54.17% (117 of 216 votes)

37

Kate Winslet

Actress

53.26% (98 of 184 votes)

38

Penelope Cruz

Actress

53.24% (115 of 216 votes)

39

Twitter

Internet Website

52.94% (135 of 255 votes)

40

Elisabeth Hasselbeck

TV Reality Show Contestant

52.38% (99 of 189 votes)

41

Tom Hanks

Actor

51.79% (289 of 558 votes)

42

Tiger Woods

Golfer

51.38% (56 of 109 votes)

43

Sarah Palin

Politician

50.75% (674 of 1328 votes)

44

Michael Eavis

Farmer

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

45

Steven Chu

Scientist

50.0% (6 of 12 votes)

46

Jon Favreau (Speechwriter)

Commentator

50.0% (3 of 6 votes)

47

Tina Fey

Comedienne

49.89% (935 of 1874 votes)

48

Zac Efron

Actor

43.75% (14 of 32 votes)

49

Chesley B. Sullenberger III

Aviator

14.29% (1 of 7 votes)

50

Nicolas Sarkozy

Politician

5.88% (1 of 17 votes)

51

Werner Herzog

Filmmaker

5.71% (2 of 35 votes)

52

Stella McCartney

Designer

5.71% (2 of 35 votes)

53

Joshua Allen

Dancer

0% (0 of 0 votes)

54

A.R. Rahman

Songwriter

0% (0 of 1 votes)

55

Ashfaq Parvez Kayani

Military Personnel

0% (0 of 0 votes)

56

Carlos Slim

Entrepreneur

0% (0 of 1 votes)

57

Nandan Nilekani

Entrepreneur

0% (0 of 0 votes)

58

Jeff Kinney

Author

0% (0 of 1 votes)

59

Tessa Ross

Producer

0% (0 of 0 votes)

60

Paul Kagame

World Leader

0% (0 of 1 votes)

61

Richard Phillips

Hero

0% (0 of 1 votes)

62

M.I.A.

Vocalist

0% (0 of 3 votes)

63

Gordon Brown

Politician

0% (0 of 0 votes)