The year is on the brink of closing, and hence we’re bringing a list of top Indians on Google for the year 2011.
1. Katrina Kaif
The Bollywood actress has few movies released in 2011 but she is still the biggest talking point in the Bollywood industry. She is hot in search engines, despite not giving any blockbusters in 2011 except ZNMD.
Videos of Katrina Kaif is the most searched video in India and she is also the most searched Bollywood artist across the globe.
Indian people, mainly youth are keen on getting each and every news related to the attractive lady and that’s why she is placed 1st in our list of most searched Indians for 2011.
2. Anna Hazare
No surprise! A common man who led the revolution against corruption. With a roar that shook the government and collected masses from all sections of the society in fight against corruption.
From March-Spetember ’11, he was among the top 10 most searched individuals in Google across the world.
Google suggest shows Anna Hazare just by typing ‘an’ which is good enough to state the amount of searches he received on Google. The similar trend exists in Yahoo and Bing as well.
3. Salman Khan
The 45 yr old Bollywood actor is position at 3rd slot. His remarkable rise is mainly attributed to the 3 blockbusters he gave in 2011, namely Dabangg, Ready and Bodygaurd.
Bodygaurd went onto become one of the highest grossing movies in the Bollywood history.
Apart from this, his tussle with Shahrukh Khan and affair with Katrina Kaif are the two big reasons that helped him securing the 3rd spot in Google.
4. Poonam Pandey
She once said, she’ll go nude if India wins the world cup ’11. Though, she never did this but she succeeded in drawing media attention for her bold statement.
Cashing on the craze of cricket, she succeeded in drawing the attention of Indian people, and hence she’s placed 4th in our list of most searched Indians for 2011.
Multiple seductive videos on YouTube and juicy photoshoots also helped her in catching eyeballs of Indian youths.
Her appearance in this list is only seasonal and she’s bound to go down in the coming year.
5. Justin Bieber
A boy discovered in 2008 through YouTube became a music sensation. Yes, story of Justin Bieber is nothing sort of a fairy tale, hailing from Ontario, Canada he was identified Scooter Braun and was soon signed by RBMG and Island Records.
He is considered as a teen idol.
He got multiple awards including, Artist of the Year at the 2010 American Music Awards, and nomination for the Best New Artist and Best Pop Vocal Album at the 53rd Grammy Awards.
6. Aishwarya Rai
So beautiful that she don’t need a good reason to be in the top 10 most searched Indian celebrity.
She was in news when she married to Abhishek Bachchan, and in 2011 she remained in news due to her pregnancy.
She delivered a baby girl, this news headlined Bollywood for a long time, and aishwarya’s pregnancy is one of the top 50 search terms in Google. This might sound a bit funny but pregnancy of Aishwarya is the also a big reason that helped her in securing a place above the Indian batting legend ‘The master’ Sachin Tendulkar.
7. Sachin Tendulkar
The most loved individual in India, the master cricketer stands second in our list of most searched Indians for 2011. Started the year with fine performances in South Africa followed by a world cup win and the eagerly awaited 100th International ton that he missed twice by a narrow margin.
In 2010, he surpassed Amitabh Bachchan and became the most loved Indian with 28% people voted in his favour. He is the ‘Sportsman of the Year’ for 2011 and there is every chances of him topping this list if he had scored his 100th International century.
He has more than 1.3 billion fans in the country, 80lacs on Facebook and 17lac followers on Twitter. Like his records, he has lot of numbers here too.
8. Kareena Kapoor
The hot actress is placed 8th in the Google searches for Indian celebrity in 2011. She was a part of many blockbuster movies in the year including BodyGaurd and Ra.One.
She is one of the more famous Bollywood actress and with her 0-sized figure and much-talked affair with Saif Ali Khan caught the glares of most Indian men and women.
9. Steve Jobs
He is not an Indian yet Steve Jobs was hot in Google searches in India. Co-founder and a former CEO of Apple died on 5th October 2011. He was the man behind Apple’s success and played a pivotal role in the launch of the highly successful iPod and iPad devices. He is also among the top searched topics on Google and placed at 9th rank overall.
He was 56, struggling from pancreatic cancer for many years that ultimately resulted in his sad demise. He was surrounded by his wife and family members when took his last breath. Death of Steve Jobs sparked an immediate response with people engulfed is sadness as they lit candles in front of the Apple’s office and pay homepage to legendary founder.
10. Priyanka Chopra
The most followed Indian celebrity on Twitter and unarguably the best Bollywood actress, Priyanka Chopra is placed lower than what she deserves.
She had a few launches in 2011 with only one big hit, 7 Khoon Maaf where she did a memorable performance and was awarded Dada Saheb Phalke Award.
Limited movie launched in the year is the main reason why she is at 10th position.
Till now, her only movie in 2011 is 7 Khoon Maaf.