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Schumacher - the most influential person in the sports world

Michael Schumacher has been named by magazine Time Magazine among hundred the most influential people in the world, informs planet - f1. Only five representatives of the world of sports have got To the list.

other five: basketball player Lebron James, yacht changes of Ellen Makartur, the owner Chelsea Roman Abramovich (it has appeared the unique representative of Russia in this list) and head Antidopingovogo of agency Richard Paund.

the Former drummer of group Pink Floyd Nik Mason named the racer of Ferrari the most perfect pilot of the world with whom the master - a class " constantly arranges;.

Into the list have entered the spiritual leader of Tibet dalaj - the llama, terrorist Abu Musab az - Zarkavi, writer Dan Brown and other figures from various spheres of public, political and cultural life.
So, for example, the list includes the head of the Pentagon Donald Ramsfeld, directors Klint Eastwood and Michael Moore, basketball player Lebron James. In group founders and magnates the representative of Russia - businessman Roman Abramovich has entered.
the place of honour in the list was occupied with US president George Bush. According to edition Time, the American president possesses influence which extends on all areas of life. the US president does not achieve everything that he wants, however that it receives, - it is a lot of - marks magazine. J. Bush has entered into a category leaders and revolutionaries where it adjoins with eks - US president Bill Clinton, North Korean leader Kim Jong II, the president of Venezuela Hugo Chavez and German Catholic cardinal Joseph Ratzingerom who is considered one of the basic applicants for a post of the Pope.
the magazine list also included the Ukrainian president Victor Yushchenko whom journalists Time have included in a category heroes and idols . Besides it in this section of the list appear the head of corporation Microsoft Bill Gates, eks - the president of the republic of South Africa Nelson Mandela and others.