Top 20 Most Viewed Events Of All Time

1996 Atlanta Olympics Opening Ceremony is the most watched event of all time. The ceremony was held in 85,600 people packed Centennial Olympic Stadium. Another 3.5 billion watched around the world.

RankEventViewers
1.1996 Atlanta Olympics Opening Ceremony3.6 billion
2.2008 Beijing Olympics Opening Ceremony3 billion
3.2002 World Cup Final, Brazil vs. Germany2 billion
4.Muhammad Ali vs. Leon Spinks II2 billion
5.Funeral of Lady Diana2 billion
6.1998 World Cup Final, France vs. Brazil2 billion
7.Sept. 11 terror attacks2 billion
8.Live 82 billion
9.Michael Jackson Memorial Service2 billion
10.Ali vs. Larry Holmes, ‘The Last Hurrah’2 billion
11.Live Aid1.9 billion
12.Prince Harry and Meghan Markle wedding1.9 billion
13.1984 L.A. Olympics opening ceremony1.5 billion
14.Ali vs. Antonio Inoki1.4 billion
15.2010 World Cup Final, Spain vs. Netherlands1 billion
16.Ali vs. Frazier III, ‘Thrilla in Manila’1 billion
17.‘The Wall: Live in Berlin’1 billion
18.2006 World Cup Final, France vs. Italy1 billion
19.Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer wedding1 billion
20.2015 ICC Cricket World Cup, India vs. Pakistan1 billion