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Google Searches from 2019
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You can learn a lot about what happened in the previous year by what people searched online. Every year, Google compiles a list of the top searches in different categories. You can learn which movies were seemingly the most popular and get an overview of what happened that year.

Google makes lists of some of the top searches, top movies that people searched for, the top people that many searched for, etc. Now, let’s take a look back at 2019 and see the top Google searches.


Top Searches overall

disney plus streaming service
Disney+ / Flickr

The top Google search this year is truly no surprise. It was Disney+! Many people were very excited about the announcement and release of the new streaming service. The next top searches were Cameron Boyce and Nipsey Hussle, two celebrities who sadly passed away this year.

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  1. Disney+
  2. Cameron Boyce
  3. Nipsey Hussle
  4. Hurricane Dorian
  5. Antonio Brown
  6. Luke Perry
  7. Avengers: Endgame
  8. Game of Thrones
  9. iPhone 11
  10. Jussie Smollett

Top News Searches

hurricane dorian
Hurricane Dorian / Flickr

This list compiles the top searches based on news and events that happened in 2019. How many of these do you remember?

  1. Hurricane Dorian
  2. Notre Dame Cathedral
  3. Women’s World Cup
  4. Area 51 Raid
  5. Copa America
  6. El Paso shooting
  7. Sri Lanka
  8. Government shutdown
  9. Equifax data breach settlement
  10. California earthquake

Top Movie Searches

avengers endgame movie
‘Avengers: Endgame’ / Marvel Studios

Do you remember all of the popular films that came out in 2019? Let’s see which ones people searched for most:

  1. Avengers: Endgame
  2. Captain Marvel 
  3. Joker
  4. Toy Story 4
  5. The Lion King
  6. IT Chapter Two
  7. Frozen 2
  8. Once Upon a Time in Hollywood
  9. Midsommar
  10. Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

Top Recipe Searches

shepherds pie
Shepherd’s Pie / Flickr

Interested in what people were cooking or baking this year? Here are the top recipe searches… some are not surprising, like the popular Popeye’s chicken sandwich!

  1. Shepherd’s Pie
  2. Chicken parmigiana
  3. Ham glaze
  4. Charoset
  5. Snickerdoodle cookies
  6. Chaffle
  7. Chicken cacciatore
  8. Popeyes chicken sandwich
  9. Tater tot casserole
  10. King cake

Top TV Show Searches

game of thrones
‘Game of Thrones’ / HBO

Can you guess which shows were the most popular this year? Many were on streaming services like Netflix and Disney+!

  1. Game of Thrones
  2. Stranger Things
  3. When They See Us
  4. Chernobyl
  5. The Mandalorian
  6. The Umbrella Academy
  7. Euphoria 
  8. Dead to Me
  9. Surviving R. Kelly
  10. The Boys

Watch a video of Google’s search year in review below for more or read all of the lists here:

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