Have a glance at the names which were most searched in 2011 on the biggest search engine in the world, Google.
1. Rebecca Black
Rebecca Black is an American Pop singer cum dancer who came to the lime light with her 2011 single, “Friday”. She was born on 21st June, 1997 and has claimed the Choice Web Star award. Rebecca was the most googled person from 13th March to 19th March 2011, when Friday was released.
2. Ryan Dunn
The death of Ryann Dunn made him the second most googled person, 2011. He was an American reality television actor and stunt man who gave up his life in a car crash at the age of 34.
3. Pippa Middleton
The English socialite, Pippa Middleton became a known face and was much searched in google during the time when her sister, Catherine wedded Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge. Pippa appeared as the maid of honour at the wedding place.
4. Casey Anthony
Casey Anthony was charged with first degree murder when her daughter went missing under mysterious circumstances. Though later she was found innocent of the crime she grabbed media attention and became a popular name among the top ten most googled people, 2011.
Born on 5th May 1988, Adele is an English singer and musician who has gained fame with her two albums and the first two singles, “Rolling in the Deep” and “Someone like you”. Adele became the first living artist to achieve the feat of having two top five hits in both the UK Official Singles Chart and the Official Albums Chart making her one among the top ten most googled people, 2011.
6. Steve Jobs
The well known former CEO of Apple, Steve Jobs’s name got added to the top ten most googled people, 2011 twice; once when he took leave on deterioration of his health and then again when he breathed his last.
7. Amy Winehouse
Was known for powerful deep contralto vocals, Amy Winehouse was an English singer and song writer whose untimely death at an young age of 27 years made people google her name at a high rate. Alcohol poisoning was responsible for her death.
8. Osama Bin Laden
Osama Bin Laden was the founder of al-Qaeda, the jihadist organisation which responsible for the September 11 attack on the United States Twin tower. With reference to this the United States Special Force Militant Unite killed him on 2nd May, 2011 in Pakistan and the news spread like forest fire. People searched for the news in all possible ways and this made his name to be included in the list of top ten most googled people, 2011.
9. Charlie Sheen
Charlie Sheen is an American actor known for his roles on Spin City, Two and a half Men and Anger Management. He caught media’s maximum attention when he was fired from his role on Two and a Half Men by CBS and Warner Bros. on March 7, 2011.
10. Kate Middleton
Kate Middleton became a household name when she got married to the Duke of Cambridge, Prince William. People across the world looked out for information regarding her thus listing her name among the top ten most googled people, 2011.