Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People of 2022 [May 2022]

Historical Accolades

Missing: Faith Ringgold * Derrick Palmer and Chris Smalls * Quinta Brunson * Michelle Zauner * Demna * Timnit Gebru * Mike Cannon-Brookes * Bela Bajaria * Sevgil Musaieva * Francis Kere * David Velez * Christine Lagarde * Michael Schatz, Karen Miga, Evan Eichler, and Adam Phillippy * Gautam Adani * Andy Jassy * Sally Rooney * Hwang Dong-hyuk * Sam Bankman-Fried * Becky Sauerbrunn * Elizabeth Alexander * David Zaslav * Mia Mottley * Ursula von der Leyen * Yoon Suk-yeol * Olaf Scholz * Samia Suluhu Hassan * Karuna Nundy * Gabriel Boric * Khurram Parvez * Valeriy Zaluzhnyy * Lynn Fitch * Umar Ata Bandial * Sun Chunlan * Nadine Smith * Peng Shuai * Hoda Khamosh * Frances Haugen * Sonia Guajajara * Stephane Bancel * Emily Oster * Valerie Masson-Delmotte and Panmao Zhai * Eileen Gu * Tulio de Oliveira and Sikhulile Moyo * Nan Goldin * Mazen Darwish and Anwar Al Bunni * Emmett Schelling * Cristina Villarreal Velásquez and Ana Cristina González Vélez * Gregory L. Robinson

Vote Ranking  

1

Tim Cook

Entrepreneur

86.84% (33 of 38 votes)

2

Xi Jinping

World Leader

68.70% (2408 of 3505 votes)

3

Vladimir Putin

World Leader

65.94% (6660 of 10100 votes)

4

Volodymyr Zelensky

World Leader

64.64% (14072 of 21770 votes)

5

Megan Rapinoe

Soccer Player

63.95% (729 of 1140 votes)

6

Letitia James

Attorney

62.75% (32 of 51 votes)

7

Ketanji Brown Jackson

U.S. Supreme Court Justice

62.24% (511 of 821 votes)

8

Channing Tatum

Actor

60.98% (150 of 246 votes)

9

Kris Jenner

Socialite

60.59% (469 of 774 votes)

10

Ariana DeBose

Actress

60.17% (139 of 231 votes)

11

Ron DeSantis

U.S. Governor

58.48% (7270 of 12431 votes)

12

Taika Waititi

Filmmaker

58.33% (7 of 12 votes)

13

Oprah Winfrey

TV Personality

58.22% (393 of 675 votes)

14

Mila Kunis

Actress

57.64% (951 of 1650 votes)

15

Pete Davidson

Comedian

57.58% (528 of 917 votes)

16

Andrew Garfield

Actor

55.11% (259 of 470 votes)

17

Joe Rogan

Comedian

52.54% (952 of 1812 votes)

18

Adele

Musician

52.43% (1608 of 3067 votes)

19

Jon Batiste

Musician

52.05% (76 of 146 votes)

20

Kyrsten Sinema

U.S. Senator

51.93% (229 of 441 votes)

21

Kevin McCarthy (Politician)

U.S. Congressman

51.15% (245 of 479 votes)

22

Michelle Yeoh

Actress

50.96% (133 of 261 votes)

23

Mary J. Blige

Vocalist

50.58% (263 of 520 votes)

24

Zoe Kravitz

Actress

50.49% (52 of 103 votes)

25

Keanu Reeves

Actor

50.0% (411 of 822 votes)

26

Nathan Chen

Figure Skater

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

27

Jazmine Sullivan

Vocalist

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

28

Josh Wardle

Computer Tech

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

29

Eileen Gu

Athlete

50.0% (37 of 74 votes)

30

Michael R. Jackson

Playwright

50.0% (1 of 2 votes)

31

Sarah Jessica Parker

Actress

47.94% (128 of 267 votes)

32

Joe Biden

U.S. President

45.63% (13082 of 28668 votes)

33

Miranda Lambert

Vocalist

44.44% (8 of 18 votes)

34

Zendaya (Coleman)

Actress

37.50% (9 of 24 votes)

35

Candace Parker

Basketball Player

35.29% (6 of 17 votes)

36

Abiy Ahmed

World Leader

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

37

Dmitry Muratov

Commentator

28.57% (2 of 7 votes)

38

Rafael Nadal

Tennis Player

16.67% (1 of 6 votes)

39

Amanda Seyfried

Actress

14.29% (1 of 7 votes)

40

Alex Morgan

Soccer Player

12.50% (1 of 8 votes)

41

Issa Rae

Actress

0% (0 of 3 votes)

42

Maya Lin

Architect

0% (0 of 2 votes)

43

?uestlove

Musician

0% (0 of 1 votes)

44

Simu Liu

Actor

0% (0 of 14 votes)

45

Jeremy Strong

Actor

0% (0 of 4 votes)