Former President Barack Obama named America’s most admired man

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NEW YORK – SEPTEMBER 20: Former U.S. President Barack Obama prepares to leave the Gates Foundation Inaugural Goalkeepers event after speaking there on September 20, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Yana Paskova/Getty Images)

Former President Barack Obama has been voted the man most admired by Americans according to a Gallup poll.

It is the 11th consecutive year he was at the top of the list, including one year as president-elect, eight as president and two as former president.

President Donald Trump ranks second for the fourth year in a row.

Former first lady Michelle Obama was voted the woman most admired by Americans. It’s the first time in 17 years, a woman other than Hillary Clinton was at the top of the list.

To view the full list of the most admired men and women, click here.

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