Top 10 Most Searched Names in Google (2017)

Here are the 10 most search names of 2017 according to the almighty Google. The list is very diverse with names ranging from sports (Floyd Mayweather) to actors (Kevin Spacey). At least one name (Nadia Toffa) will surprise you. President Donald Trump‘s wife (Melania) made the list. Which of these 10 names did you Google in 2017.

10. Philippe Coutinho

Philippe Coutinho
Philippe Coutinho is a Brazilian professional soccer player for Liverpool F.C. and for the Brazilian national team. He stands 5ft 7in tall and plays as a winger or attacking midfielder. He turned pro in 2008. Philippe Coutinho is worth more than $20 million. He signed a 6-year $62 million contract with Liverpool in 2016.

9. Michael Flynn

Michael Flynn
Michael Flynn is a retired Lieutenant General of the United States Army. He served as the 18th Director of the Defense Intelligence Agency and briefly as the 25th National Security Advisor. He has two children with wife of 36+ years Lori Andrade. Flynn’s net worth is estimated at $7 million.

8. Floyd Mayweather

Floyd Mayweather
Floyd Mayweather is a retired American professional boxer and one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in history. He’s undefeated as a professional and has won championships across five weight divisions. He came out of retirement in 2016 to fight MMA star Conor McGregor. He won that bout (and some millions).

7. Melania Trump

Melania Trump
Melania Trump is a Slovenian born American fashion designer and former model. She’s the wife of billionaire businessman and 45th President of the United States Donald Trump. The couple welcomed a son, Barron, in March 2006. First Lady Melania’s personal net worth is around $50 million.

6. Gal Gadot

Gal Gadot
Gal Gadot is an Israeli actress best known for her role in The Fast and the Furious films and for her lead role as Wonder Woman. Her credits include Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) and Justice League (2017). She’s also a model and combat instructor. Gadot made $300,000 for the film Wonder Women (2017). Her net worth is estimated at $10 million.

5. Kevin Spacey

Kevin Spacey
Kevin Spacey is an American Oscar-winning actor, film director, screenwriter and producer. He starred as “Frank Underwood” in the Netflix series House of Cards (2013-18). His film credits include The Usual Suspects (1995), American Beauty (1999), Superman Returns (2006) and Baby Driver (2017). He won a Tony Award for the Broadway play Lost in Yonkers (1990). Spacey is worth more than $100 million.

4. Harvey Weinstein

Harvey Weinstein
Harvey Weinstein is an American film producer and co-founder of Miramax Films and The Weinstein Company. His film credits include Pulp Fiction (1994), Good Will Hunting (1997) and Shakespeare in Love (1998). He was accused by more than 80 women in 2017 of sexual misconduct. It sparked what is now being called the “Weinstein effect”.

3. Nadia Toffa

Nadia Toffa
Nadia Toffa is an Italian investigative journalist and author. She works as a television presenter on the comedy/satirical program ‘Le Iene’. Her television credits include ‘The Hyenas’ and ‘Open Space’. Her first book ‘Quando il gioco si fa duro’ was published in 2014.

2. Meghan Markle

Meghan Markle
Meghan Markle is an American actress, model, humanitarian and the founder of TheTIG. She stars as “Rachel Zane” in the drama series Suits. Her film credits include Get Him to the Greek (2010), Horrible Bosses (2011) and Dysfunctional Friends (2012). Markle has a personal net worth of $5 million. She’s engaged to Prince Harry (Prince Henry of Wales).

1. Matt Lauer

Matt Lauer
Matt Lauer is an American talk show host and news anchor. He co-anchored NBC’s The Today Show from 1997 until he was fired in November 2017. He’s also worked with WNBC, PM Magazine, HBO Entertainment News, and served as a contributor for Dateline NBC. Lauer has an estimated net worth of $60 million.