Michelle Obama outperforms Angelina Jolie and is the most admired woman in the world

Michelle Obama is considered the most admired woman in the world, according to the YouGov Institute's annual study of which public figures people most admire in the world.

American actress, filmmaker and humanitarian Angelina Jolie moved from first place last year to third place this year. Second is US talk show host Oprah Winfrey. Queen Elizabeth II came fourth, and actress Emma Watson fifth. The current first lady of the United States, Melania Trump, appeared in 19th position.

On the men's list, Microsoft founder Bill Gates remains the most admired man in the world. He has been at the top of the list since the YouGov Institute began conducting this research.

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