Many of us search for information online on Wikipedia. Every day millions of people around the world come to the online encyclopedia to learn about different things. The 10 most read articles on the English Wikipedia site in 2022 have just been named. Let’s see a list of the most read articles this year.
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This year, the most viewed page on Wikipedia was about American serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer. More than 5 million, 260,000 people have looked at the page.
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But a Netflix show has helped him see the page more than anything else. This year a television program based on his story was made.
2. Russia invades Ukraine
The Russian invasion of Ukraine is the most important thing that has happened this year. The two countries are still at war with each other. War has hurt people all over the world and many people have died from it. About 47.5 million people have consulted this Wikipedia page on the war.
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3. Queen Elizabeth II
Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom died on September 8 this year. She remained on the throne for 70 years and 214 days. Her page has been viewed nearly 4 billion, 26,000 times.
4. Death in the current year (Death in 2022)
This year, many well-known people have died. On the Wikipedia page for the dead, you can find their names, ages, citizenship, nationalities, major contributions, and causes of death. About 41 million people have viewed the page.
5. FIFA World Cup 2022
From November 20 to December 18 this year, the FIFA World Cup was held in Qatar. Around 3 crores 8 lakh people have looked at the World Cup page, which is full of different data.
6. Elon Musk
Elon Musk has been in the news before. But this year, when he bought Twitter, he caused quite a stir in the tech world. About 25.5 million people have visited his page.
7. Vladimir Putin
The invasion of Ukraine made Russian President Vladimir Putin one of the most talked about people of the year. About 2.46 million people have visited his page.
8. King Charles III of England
After Queen Elizabeth II’s death, King Charles III took over as ruler of Great Britain. He was 73 years old at the time. About 2.29 million people have visited his page.
In February, Russia entered the Ukraine. By May, 8 million Ukrainians had been relocated and 7.8 million had left the country by November. About 22.4 million people have looked at the page.
10. Hard amber
From April to June this year, the Johnny Depp and Amber Heard defamation case was on trial. In December of this year, Hardt made a deal with Johnny to end the case. About 19.5 million people have visited his page.
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