BEIJING, Dec. 28 (Xinhuanet) -- U.S. renowned research organization Gallup unveiled on Monday its annual list of Americans’ "Most Admired" men and women, which is based on a poll held around the country.
Since the organization started the survey in 1946, U.S. presidents have occupied the No.1 spot for men 52 times. And how about President Obama in the 2010 rankings?
Following are the top 5 spots for both men and women on the list:
No. 5 Bill Gates and Condoleezza Rice
Chairman of Microsoft, philanthropist and former U.S. Secretary of State
No. 4 Nelson Mandela and Michelle Obama
Former South African President and U.S. first lady
No. 3 Bill Clinton and Oprah Winfrey
Former U.S. president and talk show host
No. 2 George W. Bush and Sarah Palin
Former U.S. president and former Alaska Governor
No. 1 Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton
U.S. president and U.S. Secretary of State