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Elton John World News: 2006 Top Hundred Includes Elton

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Tuesday 2 January 2007 @ 16:24 - GMT

Madonna was the most popular celebrity in 2006, while Elton came in at #17.

That's if one goes by a survey of the most popular personalities requested requested by people searching on the entertainment search engine Celebrities Worldwide.

Others include Kylie Minogue (who may join Elton onstage at the July 1 Concert For Diana at Wembley), the Beckhams, Matt Lucas, Simon Cowell and Sharon Osbourne.

The Celebrities Worldwide Web site, www.celebritiesworldwide.com,  attracts more than 4 million visitors per year.

Below are the Top 100 of '06:

1. Madonna 2. Charlotte Church 3. Jamie Oliver MBE 4. Robbie Williams 5. Jonathan Ross OBE 6. Billie Piper 7. Ricky Gervais 8. Jeremy Clarkson 9. Stephen Fry 10. Matt Lucas 11. David Beckham OBE 12. Gordon Ramsay OBE 13. Trinny Woodall 14. David Walliams 15. Fearne Cotton 16. Victoria Beckham 17. Elton 18. Kylie Minogue 19. David Tennant 20. Rachel Stevens 21. Peter Kay 22. Davina McCall 23. Graham Norton 24. Paul McCartney 25. Dawn French 26. Russell Brand 27. Paul O'Grady 28. Coleen McLoughlin 29. Noel Edmonds 30. Richard Hammond 31. Simon Cowell 32. Sharon Osbourne 33. Nigella Lawson 34. Ewan McGregor 35. David Attenborough 36. Vernon Kay 37. Chris Moyles 38. Terry Wogan 39. Catherine Tate 40. Michael Palin CBE 41. Keira Knightley 42. Chris Evans 43. Zoe Ball 44. Chantelle Houghton 45. Elizabeth Hurley 46. Bill Bailey 47. Brad Pitt 48. Bob Geldof KBE 49. David Hasselhoff 50. Vic Reeves 51. Jarvis Cocker 52. Kevin Spacey 53. Paul Merton 54. George Clooney 55. Kate Moss 56. Jo Brand 57. Lenny Henry 58. Bruce Forsyth CBE 59. Angelina Jolie 60. Victoria Wood 61. Johnny Vegas 62. Will Young 63. Jade Goody 64. Edith Bowman 65. Kelly Holmes 66. Johnny Depp 67. Joanna Lumley 68. Cliff Richard 69. Emma Bunton 70. Denise Van Outen 71. Jude Law 72. Ian McKellen 73. Patrick Stewart OBE 74. John Cleese 75. Ian Hislop 76. Janet Street-Porter 77. Martine McCutcheon 78. Meera Syal MBE 79. Paris Hilton 80. Jools Holland 81. Jordan 82. Steve Coogan 83. Cilla Black 84. Dermot O'Leary 85. Richard Branson 86. Tom Cruise 87. Myleene Klass 88. George Michael 89. Cat Deeley 90. Ainsley Harriott 91. Kate Winslet 92. Ray Winstone 93. Sting 94. Geri Halliwell 95. Sara Cox 96. Jeremy Paxman 97. Gary Lineker 98. Carol Vorderman MBE 99. Bono 100. Dannii Minogue