August 11, 2023 Poker Gossip, Poker News Lars Liedtke

Poker Players debate Who is the Most Famous Person in the World?

The debate over who is the most famous poker player is an old question, but who is the most famous person in the world today? That would be Donald Trump according to Mike The Mouth Matusow, but some of the answers will surprise you…

Poker Players debate Who is the Most Famous Person in the World?

Negreanu’s quiz question soon had the poker community racking their brains to come up with answers, a selection seen below.

Who is the most famous person in the world according to poker players?

  • “Musk, Trump, Ronaldo, Messi, Swift,” was Fedor Holz’s choice;
  • “Daughter asked me this last week I said @taylorswift13,” admitted Darren Elias;
  • “Trump. Easily,” was Kane Kalas’ choice;
  • “1. Trump, 2. Obama. Big drop-off after. 3-10 some order of Elon, Zuck, Messi, Cristiano, Tswift, Putin, The Rock, Kim K,” was poker pro Ryan Daut’s top 10 list.

Meanwhile, Allen Kessler, who previously claimed that words used in the Wordle puzzle weren’t real, was again showing his ignorance of fields beyond the green felt.

Other names thrown into the hat were Russian President Vladimir Putin, Chinese President Xi Jinping, and Indian PM Narendra Modi.

The latter two were offered by those playing the numbers game, online poker amateur Peter Birks explaining:

Whether Negreanu, Kessler or Matusow would be known to the general public at all is another question entirely, but let us know in our comments what you think. Trump? Ronaldo? Phil Hellmuth? The choice is yours!

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