On the women's side, former first lady Michelle Obama just barely trailed behind Hillary Clinton in clinching the second spot with 7 percent.
Gallup, which has conducted its poll to determine the most admired person in the country 71 times since 1946 determines results "based on telephone interviews conducted December 4-11, 2017, with a random sample of 1,049 adults, aged 18 and older, living in all 50 US states and the District of Columbia", according to Gallup.
Although Trump won easily among Republicans, with 35 percent naming him as the man they admire most, Obama led among both Democrats, with 39 percent naming him, and independents, with 12 percent saying they admire him most, according to the results.
Oprah Winfrey, who some say is rumored to be considering a run for President, comes in as the third most admired woman this year.
Barack Obama's numbers were down from 22 percent the previous year, but he was the first former president to win since Dwight D. Eisenhower did so in 1967 and 1968.
The survey from Gallup has taken place every year since 1946, and rounding off a decade at the top, the former United States president came out as America's choice again.
Pope Francis finished third, with 3%.
"Clinton's and Obama's standings this year are more tenuous than in the past", Gallup reported. The next winningest woman is Eleanor Roosevelt, at 13 times. "She managed to win this year because she remains arguably more prominent than other contenders".
While Bitcoin Cash traded elsewhere in the $3,000-$3,500 range, it skyrocketed to $9,500 at Coinbase , when trading was halted. According to media reports, Coinbase fears its own workers might have exploited the exchange's foray into the cryptocurrency.
There are rumors that Matt Damon may reprise his role from the original movies, but no word on if Clooney makes an appearance. However, when Ocean whispers the target of her heist in her ear, she promptly says goodbye to her son.
Twiddling a pen, Harry tells Obama: "You're excited about this, I'm nervous about this, that's what's quite amusing ". Harry told his interviewee that if he used long pauses between answers he would probably get "the face".
The 2019 Jeep Cherokee features a completely restyled front end that is less polarizing, but also a bit less distinct. Jeep promises a "new, authentic and more premium design" and "even more fuel-efficient powertrain choices".
It now seems that there is a possibility to discover additional terror tunnels, which challenges Hamas from restraining itself. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, speaking in Paris, described the new system as a "tremendous technological innovation".
Toronto mayor, John Tory, said the he was "shocked and heartbroken" to learn that the two were found dead in their home. He added that he hoped the police investigation would provide answers for those who were mourning the loss.
Russell Simmons , one of the biggest figures in the hip-hop industry, was publicly accused of rape Wednesday night by four women. At this point, Simmons must only present facts in cases that will likely come down to " he said, she said".
For the last several weeks, there has been high anticipation for the release of Dave Chappelle's upcoming standup comedy special. You'll either catch a classic or be surprised by a deep cut you haven't thought about in forever, like " Wrap It Up ".
Christmas celebrated with gaiety in Udupi district
The prime message, as the saying goes, is to bring peace and prosperity, irrespective of one's religion. Hafeez said skiing and snowboarding championships would also be held during the winter season.
Baltimore Orioles Closer Zach Britton Ruptures Achilles
His struggles previous year , coupled with his forearm woes, meant that Baltimore should have been looking to move on. Regardless, the injury to Zach Britton just delivered another body blow to an already downtrodden Orioles fanbase.
Boy calls 911 to catch the Grinch
After deciding the Grinch had enough time to think about his actions, Tylon released him from the holding cell. Thompson said he told TyLon that when he is 21, he can fill out an application to be a real officer.
Facebook testing a Snooze button to mute people and pages
Facebook is slowly rolling out the Snooze feature and it may take a few days for people to see it in their news feeds. However, in essence all these functions are aimed at giving you control over what you see on your Facebook Newsfeed.
When to watch the year's best meteor shower
You'll be able to see the Geminids anywhere in the sky from dusk until dawn but the rates will be higher from midnight. They will come from the east, appearing to originate from the Gemini constellation twins Castor and Pollux.
Real Madrid reach World Club Cup final
The victor , scored by super sub Gareth Bale, sealed the end of the dream for Al Jazira . Al Jazira then came close to being TWO goals up against the European champions.
People Die of Respiratory Diseases Every Year
So his teeth were set on edge by a recent study showing the effectiveness of this year's flu shot could be as low as 10 percent. Despite the numbers, Yu says it's always best to take the shot just in case. "The virus changes from month to month".
Winter Weather Advisory: 10 pm Monday to 6 pm Wednesday
But the break will be short-lived, as another, more potent system pulls into the Great Lakes region overnight Monday into Tuesday. Clair, Livingston, Washtenaw, Lenawee, Lapeer, Monroe, Midland, Saginaw, Shiawassee and Genesee counties.