TIME Person of the Year since 1927

 
YearTIME Person of the year
1927Charles Augustus Lindbergh
1928Walter P. Chrysler
1929Owen D. Young
1930Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
1931Pierre Laval
1932Franklin Delano Roosevelt
1933Hugh Samuel Johnson
1934Franklin Delano Roosevelt
1935Haile Selassie
1936Mrs. Wallis Warfield Simpson
1937Generalissimo & Mme Chiang Kai-Shek
1938Adolf Hitler
1939Joseph Stalin
1940Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill
1941Franklin Delano Roosevelt
1942Joseph Stalin
1943George Catlett Marshall
1944Dwight David Eisenhower
1945Harry Truman
1946James F. Byrnes
1947George Catlett Marshall
1948Harry Truman
1949Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill
1950American Fighting-Man
1951Mohammed Mossadegh
1952Elizabeth II
1953Konrad Adenauer
1954John Foster Dulles
1955Harlow Herbert Curtice
1956Hungarian Freedom Fighter
1957Nikita Krushchev
1958Charles De Gaulle
1959Dwight David Eisenhower
1960U.S. Scientists
1961John Fitzgerald Kennedy
1962Pope John XXIII
1963Martin Luther King Jr.
1964Lyndon B. Johnson
1965General William Childs Westmoreland
1966Twenty-Five and Under
1967Lyndon B. Johnson
1968Astronauts Anders, Borman and Lovell
1969The Middle Americans
1970Willy Brandt
1971Richard Milhous Nixon
1972Nixon and Kissinger
1973John J. Sirica
1974King Faisal
1975American Women
1976Jimmy Carter
1977Anwar Sadat
1978Teng Hsiao-P'ing
1979Ayatullah Khomeini
1980Ronald Reagan
1981Lech Walesa
1982The Computer
1983Ronald Reagan & Yuri Andropov
1984Peter Ueberroth
1985Deng Xiaoping
1986Corazon Aquino
1987Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev
1988Endangered Earth
1989Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev
1990The Two George Bushes
1991Ted Turner
1992Bill Clinton
1993The Peacemakers
1994Pope John Paul II
1995Newt Gingrich
1996Dr. David Ho
1997Andy Grove
1998Bill Clinton and Kenneth Starr
1999Jeff Bezos
2000George W. Bush
2001Rudolph Giuliani
2002The Whistleblowers
2003The American Soldier
2004George W. Bush
2005Bill Gates, Melinda Gates, & Bono
2006You
2007Vladimir Putin
2008Barack Obama
2009Ben Bernanke
2010Mark Zuckerberg
2011The Protester
2012Barack Obama
2013Pope Francis

 
Source: TIME Magazine