Twitter was named the most popular people in Russia in the past year


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Russian President Vladimir Putin and Britain’s Alan Rickman, who plays Professor Severus Snape in the films about Harry Potter were the most mentioned personalities in the Russian segment of Twitter this year.

The most talked about news the occasion was the celebration of Victory Day

In addition, the Russian users of the social network of microblogging is quite often wrote about the winner of the U.S. presidential election Donald trump and the diplomats of the MFA of Russia Maria Zakharova and Sergei Lavrov.

The most important event in the domestic Twitter was the results of the finals of the song contest “Eurovision 2016”, which Russian Sergey Lazarev took the third position. The next most popular event was getting the “Oscar” Hollywood actor Leonardo DiCaprio.

The most talked about news occasions were the celebration of Victory Day, State Duma Elections, the military conflict in Syria, international women’s day and the referendum on the British exit from the European Union. In the topic “Sports” the most popular event expected was the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.