RANKED: The top trending people of 2015 according to Google

Ronda Rousey


UFC Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey

On Wednesday, Google released its list of the most searched terms of 2015.

Annually, there are about 1.2 trillion searches made on Google, and the company trawls through its data at the end of every year to come up with lists of the most popular terms.

Google's list of the top trending people of the year refers to "the searches that had the highest spike in traffic over a sustained period in 2015 as compared to 2014," according to a Google spokesperson.Advertisement

Here are the top 10 most trending people on Google in the past year.