U.S. President Barack Obama ranked at the top of the list of the world's most powerful people, according to Forbes.
Last month Obama was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.
The top ten included many of Obama's political peers like Chinese President Hu Jintao and Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin.
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke appeared at No. 4 on the magazine's list.
News Corp. Chairman Rupert Murdoch, Google founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page, Wal-Mart Chief Executive Michael Duke, Telmex CEO Carlos Slim Helu and Microsoft founder and co-chairman of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation William Gates III were also in the top ten.