Most Popular Personalities Of 2020
2020 has been a disastrous year. The mortality rate this year has been outrageous, and there haven’t been many things to cheer about this year. However, many personalities managed to remain in the limelight even in these torrid times. No matter what the cause is, but they still managed to stay in the news, and eventually, these names were among the most searched personalities on Google.
The prolonged lockdown had its repercussions that took a complete toll on human lives. US elections, Australia’s Firbush, CAA protest, the demise of renowned personalities like Irrfan, Sushant Singh Rajput, Diego Maradona, etc. is enough to state how dreadful 2020 was.
As the year comes to a much-awaited end, Google has released the annual list of ‘Year in Search.’ This list shows the top most searched personalities in India in 2020. Take a look at this captivating list.
10 Most Popular Personalities
The current president of the United States is Joe Biden. This year the presidential elections were contested between Donald Trump and Joe Biden. After he won he was searched for on Google making him the first on this list.
He is the editor-in-chief of the Republic Media Network. He made a lot of headlines during the year including the Sushant Singh Rajpoot case and was even arrested. All this led to him being the second person on this list.
The singer came into the limelight as she was the first celebrity to contract coronavirus. She returned from London and attended a party in Lucknow. The singer did not follow the quarantine rules and therefore was subject to the wrath of the people on social media sites.
The North Korean leader has been in the news for a long. Whether it is missile testing or violation of human rights, the president is known by the whole world. Amidst all this came the news of his possible death. He was away from the public eye, which led people to assume if he had died. The doubts were soon cleared regarding his absence, but it was enough for him to secure a place in the top five of the list.
He is a big sensation in the film industry. The star was in the news as he contracted coronavirus. He was also active on social media and gave updates about his health. His good wishers and fans were deeply invested in his well-being.- This eventually led him to sit on the fifth spot in this list.
There were clouds of doubts looming over the IPL. Courtesy of COVID-19 the tournament was about to get canceled but was later postponed and played finally in September. Afghan leggy Rashid Khan got featured in this list after his scintillating show in the competition where he returned with 20 scalps from 16 games playing for Sunrisers Hyderabad. He recorded his IPL career-best figures of 3 for 7 against the runners-up Delhi Capitals, making him the 6th most searched celebrity in 2020.
There’s no surprise why Rhea Chakraborty has made this list. Post the death of Sushant Singh Rajput, Rhea became the national highlight. The blames that started claiming Rhea is the person behind Sushant’s demise moved towards the Bollywood drug controversy. Anyways, courtesy of two different scenarios, she dominated the Indian media and takes the 7th spot in this list.
Next on the list is Kamala Harris. She scripted history in August 2020 by becoming the first black woman to accept the Democratic nomination for vice president of the United States. Her Indian roots made her even popular, making her stand on the 8th position in this list.
Right after the tragic death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, his former girlfriend Ankita Lokhande grabbed the spotlight when she obnoxiously demanded justice for him. She also managed to grab a soft corner in the heart of Sushant’s fans.
Strangely, Kangana has grabbed the last position on this list. Alas, we expected her to be in the top three. She was one of the most vocal and controversial celebrities of 2020. This is because she took jibes on Maharashtra govt and Bollywood after the death of Sushant Singh Rajput.
Time to wrap up:
The Year 2020 has been full of surprises for everyone. We came across a lot of good and bad news. A lot of things changed during the year, and this change got witnessed in the Google search in 2020. So here it is, a list of the top 10 most popular personalities in 2020.