Most Googled personalities of 2023: Mbappe beats Ortega

(Compiled by Fiona Cyril)

Damar Romeyelle Hamlin

On January 2, 2023, Damar Hamlin, an American Football safety of the NFL side Buffalo Bills suffered a cardiac arrest during a game against Cincinnati Bengals. | AFP

Hamlin is also a well-known Fashion Entrepreneur, who chased millions while he was at the University of Pittsburgh. | AP

Andrew Tate

Andrew Tate, the renowned former professional kickboxer, gained his first championship in 2009. Tate was also a well-known businessman who was part of 2016 British reality show ‘BIG BROTHER'. | AP

Along with his brother Tristan and two women, Tate was arrested in Romania. Tate and his brother were charged with rape, human trafficking and forming an organised crime group for sexual exploit in June. | Twitter

Jeremy Renner

Jeremy Renner is a Hollywood actor, best known for playing Hawkeye, the Marvel Cinematic Universe and Agent Brandt in the Mission Impossible franchise. | AP

Renner was hospitalized on January 1, 2023, after an accident in which he suffered blunt chest trauma and 30 broken bones. He suffered grievous injuries after being hit and run over by his snowplough at his home. | AP

Kylian Mbappe

Mbappe, 24, is the current captain of the French national football team and played alongside Leo Messi and Neymar at Ligue 1 club PSG. | AFP

Mbappe is renowned as the best player in the world for his dribbling abilities, finishing and exceptional speed. Mbappe single-handedly took the FIFA World Cup 2023 final to penalties by scoring a hattrick against champions Argentina. | AP

Travis Kelce

Travis Michael Kelce, plays NFL for the Kansas City Chiefs. He has appeared on reality and scripted television and in advertisements other than football. | AP

Travis Kelce holds NFL records for most consecutive and overall season with 1000 yards receiving by a tight end with seven. The budding romance between the pro tight end and pop star Taylor Swift has become a great influence since August. | AP

The other most searched people of 2023 are as follows:

Jenna Ortega (American Actress), Lil Tay (US– Canadian internet personality and musician), Danny Masterson (actor), David Beckham (former English footballer and fashion icon) Pedro Pascal (Chilean–US actor).