Google’s Most Searched Throughout the Years

Google's most searched terms from 2006 until today.

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Following her February 2012 death, Whitney Houston became the most trending search of the year for 2012, according to Google.
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In 2011, "Friday" singer Rebecca Black was the fastest-rising query in the search engine across the globe.
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In 2010, Chatroulette was the fastest rising search. Here, Brian Williams and Jon Stewart are shown using the site for a 2010 segment on "The Daily Show."
After he died in June 2009, Michael Jackson became the fastest rising search globally.
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Alaska Governor and then-Vice Presidential hopeful, Sarah Palin, was the fastest rising global trend on Google in 2008.
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The iPhone was the fastest rising search in both the U.S. and globally in 2007.
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The Bebo social networking site was the top search in 2006. At the time, it was the most popular social networking site in the United Kingdom but the site has since filed for bankruptcy and is preparing for a relaunch.
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