Forbes has named 71 people, without which no cost, no one important world event.
Rating of the most influential people on the world stage for the second year in a row headed Barack Obama. Behind him is named Angela Merkel, and the third place was Vladimir Putin. Our President podrasteryal little influence, down to the line below in comparison with the previous year.
Immediately after the leaders of America, Germany and Russia on the list followed by Bill Gates and Pope Benedict XVI.
Among the heads of politicians and other major countries in the ranking there are names such as Larry Page (head of Google, 20th place) and Mark Zuckerberg (founder of Facebook, 25th place).
Of our fellow citizens are not neglected by Forbes Dmitry Medvedev, right, his name is mentioned only in the 61 line. Alisher Usmanov, Russian billionaire known, inferior to him in terms of the influence of only 6 positions. At the 70th place, but still on the list, was Alex Miller - head of "Gazprom".