Google Reveals The Top 10 Searches Of 2012

Posted Dec 12, 2012

Every year for the last few years Google releases an epic video about some of the top events of the year.  They also pay tribute to some of the notable figures that passed away.  Whitney Houston was the most searched for topic of the year across many countries.  In some countries Gangnam Style was the number one search.  After Austrian skydiver Felix Baumgartner jumped from space, he became the #6 globally trending person of the year.  Jeremy Lin was the #1 trending athlete across the world.  Below is the top 10 list of the most searched for topics on Google this past year along with Google’s epic Zeitgeist video.

1. Whitney Houston

2. Gangnam Style

3. Hurricane Sandy

4. iPad 3

5. Diablo 3

6. Kate Middleton

7. Olympics 2012

8. Amanda Todd

9. Michael Clarke Duncan

10. BBB12