The Most Influential People Of 2023

Over 100 Ranker voters have come together to rank this list of The Most Influential People Of 2023
Voting Rules

Vote up the individuals who have most effectively made impacts over the course of 2023.

Every year brings new do-gooders trying to improve and advance how we live our lives. From politicians like Volodymyr Zelenskyy, President of Ukraine, to famous musicians and philanthropists like Dolly Parton, this list ranks the people making a change in 2023.

Below you’ll see stars like Taylor Swift, whose Eras Tour had so much demand, that it broke the Ticketmaster website. There are also unforgettable athletes like Serena Williams, Tom Brady, and Peng Shuai. Joe Biden, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, and Stacey Abrams are a few of the politicians who have been making changes. There are, of course, also game-changing actors, like Michael B. Jordan, Michelle Yeoh, and Selena Gomez. 

Who do you think are the most impactful people of the year? Keep voting strictly to influencers with positive impacts. Then check back to see if your favorites made it into the top 25!

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