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Amal Clooney named Most Fascinating Person of 2014

Amal Clooney was named Barbara Walter's most interesting person for 2014. (Source: UNICEF UK/Foreign and Commonwealth Office/Wikimedia Commons) Amal Clooney was named Barbara Walter's most interesting person for 2014. (Source: UNICEF UK/Foreign and Commonwealth Office/Wikimedia Commons)

NEW YORK (WTVM) - Amal Clooney was named Barbara Walters most fascinating person of 2014.

Barbara Walters' long-running special: The 10 Most Fascinating People aired Sunday night on ABC.

Amal was not in the spotlight until she married Hollywood's most eligible bachelor, George Clooney in September.

Other people making the 2014 list include:

  • Taylor Swift
  • Michael Strahan, pro football Hall of Famer and television host 
  • David Koch, philanthropist 
  • Oprah Winfrey
  • Elon Musk, CEO and CTO of SpaceX 
  • George R.R. Martin, writer of Game of Thrones 
  • Chelsea Handler, comedienne 
  • Neil Patrick Harris, actor, comedian 
  • Scarlett Johansson, actress 

Walters' Most Fascinating Person special has aired since 1993. Previous Most Fascinating People include: Hilary Clinton (2013), David Petraeus (2012), and Steve Jobs (2011).

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