The latest breaking news from the World is that the prestigious accolade of the Year 2016 by Times Magazine Person of the Year Named Donald Trump.
Yes, the US (United States of America) President-Elect Called the Time’s Person of the Year 2016 on this Past Wednesday that was on 7th December 2016.
Donald Trump Named Time’s Person of the Year 2016
Donald Trump, the US President-elect who severely separated his country by running a campaign that near a large portion of the US considered bigot and sexist, has been named TIME’S Magazine Person of the Year 2016.
Indeed, the exterior of the magazine called him the “President of the Divided States of America.”
This isn’t the first run through TIME has picked a polarizing figure for its reality well known yearly profile. For instance, Adolf Hitler, Joseph Stalin and Ayatollah Khomeini have all been named ‘Man of the Year.’
What is Time’s Person of the Year
Person of the Year (called Man of the Year until 1999) is an annual issue of the United States Newsmagazine Time that features and profiles a person, a group, an idea, or an object that “for better or for worse has done the most to influence the events of the year.”
The magazine’s managing editor, Nancy Gibbs, said on the program that Democrat Hillary Clinton was the No. 2 finalist. Gibbs said the choice of Trump this year was “straightforward.”
The billionaire real estate tycoon-turned-politician Time’s Person of the Year that is Donald Trump. He won 306 electoral votes, quickly enough to make him president when the electors meet on December 19. Clinton won the popular vote.
Times Magazine Person of the Year 2016 Contenders
This year, Trump beat out five different contenders, including his decision match Hillary Clinton, artist Beyonce, and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, to be named “the individual who had the best impact, regardless, on the occasions of the year.”
TIME’s declaration comes only two days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi won the magazine’s online reader’s poll‘ survey for Person of the Year 2016. He likewise won it in 2014, the year in which he was chosen PM.
Donald Trump is scheduled to take office on 20th January 2017.
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