Woman’s Day is celebrated worldwide on Match 8th. Google paid tribute to women around the world in its way.
How Did Google Pay Tribute On Woman’s Day
Whenever there’s a birthday or a special occasion, Google also updates it’s homepage accordingly. On this year’s international women’s Day, the search engine gave the spotlight to females coming together throughout history, fighting for equality.
Above the search bar of Google, we saw an illustration showing women from various cultures and workforce backgrounds coming together.
Here’s to the women across nations, ages and cultures who are making history. Today's paper mandala #GoogleDoodle celebrates International Women’s Day and its significance across generations → https://t.co/g21pRvdB5f #IWD2020 pic.twitter.com/oCSglanpju
— Google (@Google) March 8, 2020
The search engine also revealed the most searched woman of the year in various industries.
Google Revealed Its Most Searched Woman
8th March is celebrated as International Women’s Day. In honour of that google revealed a list showing the most searched woman of 2020 in various industries.
The search company revealed that the most searched woman in music is Taylor Swift. Taylor Alison Swift is an American pop singer and songwriter. She’s known for narrative songs that dive deeps into her personal life.
According to Forbes, Swift is the highest-paid women in music ($185 million). She doubled the value of the second-highest-paid female artist, Beyonce ($81 million). It seems like Swift is going on the best phase of her life professionally. Taylor was followed by other artists like Selena Gomez and Nicki Minaj.
Google revealed a top searched woman in various industries; here are other women who have excelled in their career.
Serena Williams In Athletics
In the list revealed by Google on Woman’s Day, Serena Williams is the most searched female athlete. The tennis player was former No 1 in woman’s single. She has won 23 Grand Slam singles titles, the most by any man or woman in the Open Era.
Serena Williams was followed by soccer player Alex Morgan and William’s sister Venus Williams who’s also a professional tennis player and former No 1.
Greta Gerwig In Director
Great Gerwig is an American actress and filmmaker. She’s had a big year with her Little Woman. She came in second to actress and director Olivia Wilde, who took airlines to task in 2019 for censoring her film, Booksmart. Melina Matsoukas, followed the list becoming the third most searched female director. She directed Queen & Slim.
Awkwafina In Comedy
Awkwafina is an American actress, writer, producer, rapper and comedian. She’s the most googled female comedian of the year followed by Tracey Ashley and Amy Schumer.
Toni Morrison Novelist
Toni Morrison is an American novelist who came into limelight for her critically acclaimed book Song of Solomon. She won the National Book Critics Circle Award for the book. She’s the most searched female author. J K Rowling and Emily Dickinson followed her.
Book Written By Female Authors
All-time favourite wizarding story Harry Potter became the most searched book by a female author, J K Rowling. It was followed by the book Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood. The Outsider and Pretty Little Liars developed the list.