The king is on the long list to be Time’s Person of the Year along with the president of Ukraine, a host of celebrities and women protesting in Iran.
he’s given an award to the person or group judged to be the most influential through 2022 – for better or worse.
The public is being asked to vote on a list of 60 global figures through Time.com but ultimately the winner will be chosen by the magazine’s editors.
Currently, the group “Women protesting in Iran” is leading with a positive score of 84% when answering the question of whether they should be Time’s Person of the Year.
The protests in Iran were inspired by the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini, after she was detained by the country’s ethics police for allegedly violating Iran’s strict dress code for women. .
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, who was determined to rally his nation during the Russian invasion, got 24% of the Yes vote.
The king, who crowned his mother Queen Elizabeth II in September, has a 2% Agree rate, while Russian President Vladimir Putin, who is waging war on Ukraine, is 3%, as does the former US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Rishi Sunak.
Singer Taylor Swift currently has a Yes score of 10%, while Beyonce is at 7% and About Dam Time Lizzo singer is at 5%.
The US House of Representatives Select Committee investigating the January 6 attack on the US Capitol is 7%.
Last year’s winner, Tesla-owning billionaire and now Twitter, Elon Musk has a 5% share of the vote.
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US President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris won together in 2020, while climate activist Greta Thunberg, then 16, was named the most influential person of 2019. .
Queen Elizabeth II was Time’s Woman of the Year in 1952 – the year she became monarch.
https://www.independent.ie/entertainment/king-in-running-for-times-person-of-the-year-but-iran-protesters-lead-field-42178797.html King runs for Time’s Person of the Year but Iran protesters lead