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Time Magazine's list of the most influential people of 2011, with photos! (Click here to see the Ranker Community's list of 2011's most influential people.) Whether they be entertainers, politicians, entrepreneurs, the world's richest people, or just flat out revolutionaries these are the famous people who influence our cultural conversation. Some may criticize Time for being obsessed with "people", but this is what they do, and the controversy they create is all part of the plan. As a magazine, Time is famous for striving to spark conversation and debate. Between this list and their most recent Time Magazine person of the year (Mark Zuckerberg), it appears they're doing a great job.

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Ahmed Shuja Pasha is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Ahmed Shuja Pasha

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Ai Weiwei is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Ai Weiwei age 59

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Amy Chua is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Amy Chua age 54

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Amy Poehler is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Amy Poehler age 45

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Angela Merkel is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Angela Merkel age 62

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Anwar al-Aulaqi is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
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Arianna Huffington is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011

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Aruna Roy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Aruna Roy age 70

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Aung San Suu Kyi is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011

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Ayman Mohyeldin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011

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Azim Premji is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Azim Premji age 71

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Barack Obama is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Barack Obama age 55

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Benjamin Netanyahu is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011

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Bineta Diop is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Bineta Diop

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Blake Lively is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Blake Lively age 29

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Bruno Mars is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Bruno Mars age 31

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Cecile Richards is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011

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Charles Chao is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Charles Chao

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Charles Koch is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011

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Chris Christie is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011

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Chris Colfer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Chris Colfer age 26

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Colin Firth is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Colin Firth age 56

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Cory Booker is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Cory Booker age 47

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David Cameron is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
David Cameron age 50

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David Koch is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
David Koch age 61

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Derrick Rossi is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Derrick Rossi

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Dharma Master Cheng Yen is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Dharma Master Cheng Yen

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Dilma Rousseff is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011

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El Général is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
El Général

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Esther Duflo is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Esther Duflo age 43

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Fathi Terbil is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Fathi Terbil

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Feisal Abdul Rauf is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011

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Felisa Wolfe-Simon is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Felisa Wolfe-Simon

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Gabrielle Giffords is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011

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Gary White is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Gary White age 41

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General David Petraeus is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
General David Petraeus

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Geoffrey Canada is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011

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George R.R. Martin is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
George R.R. Martin

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Grant Achatz is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Grant Achatz age 42

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Hassan Nasrallah is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011

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Heidi Murkoff is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011

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Hillary Clinton is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Hillary Clinton

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Hu Shuli is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Hu Shuli age 62

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Huang Hong is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Huang Hong age 55

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Jamie Dimon is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Jamie Dimon

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Jean-Claude Trichet is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011

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Jennifer Egan is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Jennifer Egan age 53

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Joe Biden is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
Joe Biden age 74

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Joe Scarborough is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011

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John Boehner is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Time's Most Influential People of 2011
John Boehner age 67