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The Celebrity Billboard Project


We are tracking how much and how often famous people are in the media spotlight, according to Wikipedia traffic. Here are the top 10 each day in 2018, across all industries:


    There’s more to popularity than daily rankings, however. Below, we’ve visualized the number of times that cultural figures have entered the top 10, as a way of showing their overall popularity in 2018 thus far.

    Number of Top 10 Appearances in 2018

    Number of Top 10 Appearances in 2018 by Occupation