David was nominated in the People's Choice category along side Alex Harvey, Sir William Alexander Smith Annie Lennox and Sir Sean Connery.
All 35 nominees were featured in The Greatest Scot programmes broadcast from November 9 and 13, David's nomination featured his sister Karen.
The winner, Robert Burns, was announced on ST. Andrew's Day. The final top ten were:
1.Robert Burns 2. William Wallace 3. Sir Alexander Fleming 4.Jock Stein 5.David Tennant 6.Robert The Bruce 7.Andrew Carnegie 8.Sir William Alexander Smith 9.Billy Connolly 10.Alex Harvey.
lan Clements, director of content at STV, said: "The search for our all-time favourite Scot has been a fantastic event and I'm sure the shortlist of nominees has caused much debate and discussion in Scotland and beyond."