Former President Barack Obama named America’s most admired man

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FILE – In this April 24, 2017, file photo, former President Barack Obama speaks at the University of Chicago in Chicago. Obama says President Donald Trump’s decision to roll back ‘dreamers’ program is ‘cruel’ and ‘self-defeating.’ (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)

Former President Barack Obama has been voted the man most admired by Americans according to a gallup poll.

It is the 11th consecutive year he was at the top of the list, including one year as president-elect, eight as president and two as former president.

President Donald Trump ranks second for the fourth year in a row.

Former first lady Michelle Obama was voted the woman most admired by Americans. It’s the first time in 17 years, a woman other than Hillary Clinton was at the top of the list.

To view the full list of the most admired men and women, click here.

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