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Poll: President Obama, Hillary Clinton named 'Most Admired People in the world'

President Barack Obama was named the most admired living man for the seventh time on an annual Gallup poll. (Source: POOL/CNN) President Barack Obama was named the most admired living man for the seventh time on an annual Gallup poll. (Source: POOL/CNN)
Former first lady Hillary Clinton was named the most admired living woman for a record 19th time in an annual Gallup poll. (Source: POOL/CNN) Former first lady Hillary Clinton was named the most admired living woman for a record 19th time in an annual Gallup poll. (Source: POOL/CNN)

PRINCETON, NJ (WTVM) - In a recent Gallup Poll, President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton have been named the most admired people in the world.

It's the 19th time that former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has been named the most admired woman in America, the most of any woman in the Gallup poll's history.

Clinton is followed on the list by Oprah Winfrey, teen Nobel Prize winner Malala Yousafzai, former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, and first lady Michelle Obama.

This is the seventh year in a row that President Obama has been the most admired man.

For most admired man, President Obama is followed by Pope Francis, former President Bill Clinton, Rev. Billy Graham, and former President George W. Bush.

The surprise name on the list is Russian President Vladimir Putin. He was listed in a tie for the sixth most admired man.

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