The Most Influential Person Ever

Even if you’re not a believer its worth celebrating the birth of Jesus. Why? Well consider the following:

1) Jesus is the most influential person ever
Recently I was looking at a Time Magazine article called ‘The world’s 100 most significant people.’ The top five in the list read: (1) JESUS, (2) Napoleon, (3) Muhammad, (4) William Shakespeare, (5) Abraham Lincoln. Wikipedia has a similar list but swaps positions 3 and 4.  A number of lists on the internet disagree on positions 2-5, but nearly every list puts Jesus in the first position. Why?