Kate Middleton with Prince William in London 2013

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Kate Middleton and Prince William share a place on TIME magazine’s much anticipated top 100 most influential people list with celebrities including Beyonce, Barack and Michelle ObamaDavid and Victoria Beckham, Lena Dunham, Michael Kors and Justin Timberlake, amongst a host of other stars, entrepreneurs, activists and sporting names.

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The list, voted for by readers and selected by TIME editors, has cemented the Duchess of Cambridge as an international cultural icon – although she always had a place secured in our hearts!

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Whilst the list is not ranked, we can take a guess as to some of the more popular choices from the seven unique covers printed – including one of our favourite actresses, Jennifer Lawrence, rap and business tycoon Jay Z, and young Pakistani women’s rights activist Malala Yousafzai.   

By Sarah Musgrove

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