Following Michelle Obama in the top 10 for women were Oprah Winfrey, Elizabeth Warren, Angela Merkel, Queen Elizabeth, Condoleeza Rice, Melania Trump, Nikki Haley, Kate Middleton, and Beyonce. To no surprise, there was a wide partisan split, with 35 percent of Republicans saying Trump was most admired man of the year, and 39 percent of Democrats picking Obama.
For men, former president Dwight Eisenhower holds the highest number of wins with 12 distinctions. That's according to a new Gallup poll released Wednesday.
Gallup has published the most admired man and woman list every year except for one since 1946.
Others receiving votes as most admired man this year include Pope Francis, Billy Graham, John McCain, Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, and the Dalai Lama.
Taking the top slot for women was former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton with 9 percent.
Eleanor Roosevelt is a distant second, getting 13 most honorable mentions in the poll. "She managed to win this year because she remains arguably more prominent than other contenders". "However, retaining that stature may be more challenging in coming years with her political career likely over".
At the same time, second-place finisher Trump's favorable rating was down to 41% of respondents in the Gallup poll, and he has continued to earn the lowest approval ratings of any president at this point in the job since the beginning of modern polling.
Toronto billionaire, wife found dead at their home
Apotex, a Canadian pharmaceutical company, has confirmed that its founder Barry Sherman and his wife Honey Sherman are dead. The Shermans have handed out millions of dollars to hospitals, universities and the United Jewish Appeal.
Christmas tree recycling continues until January 23
With this year's Christmas over, it's a matter of time before decorations get boxed up and the Christmas tree gets tossed. Hamilton County's five recycling centers will once again be accepting natural trees at its five recycling locations.
Civilization VI is now on iPad
Luckily, Civilization VI is on sale for two weeks at $29.99 on the App Store , afterwards it will bump back up to $59.99. While this may seem odd for an iPad game, since it is the exact same thing which appeared on PC, it is kind of okay.