A. P. Hill

1825 - 1865

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Ambrose Powell Hill Jr. (November 9, 1825 – April 2, 1865) was a Confederate general who was killed in the American Civil War. He is usually referred to as A. P. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of A. P. Hill has received more than 588,092 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. A. P. Hill is the 1,389th most popular military personnel (down from 1,144th in 2019), the 7,591st most popular biography from United States (down from 6,208th in 2019) and the 117th most popular American Military Personnel.

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Among military personnels, A. P. Hill ranks 1,389 out of 1,466Before him are Christy Mathewson, James Joseph Dresnok, Henry Halleck, Peter Pace, Isaac Brock, and Edward Evans, 1st Baron Mountevans. After him are Mohammad Ali Jafari, Chesty Puller, Lyman Lemnitzer, John F. Reynolds, Gilad Shalit, and Reginald Dyer.

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Among people born in 1825, A. P. Hill ranks 66Before him are Anton Heinrich Springer, William McGonagall, Aleksey Pleshcheyev, Federico Errázuriz Zañartu, George Inness, and R. M. Ballantyne. After him are John Lawrence LeConte, Benjamin Mountfort, Francis James Child, Henry Heth, R. D. Blackmore, and James Skivring Smith. Among people deceased in 1865, A. P. Hill ranks 64Before him are Hugh Falconer, José María Pérez de Urdininea, Samuel Cunard, Stephen Allen Benson, Richard Cobden, and Andrei Stackenschneider. After him are William J. Duane and Thomas Corwin.

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Among people born in United States, A. P. Hill ranks 7,591 out of 15,968Before him are Evelyn Furtsch (1914), Minka Kelly (1980), Joseph Keller (1923), Betsy Brandt (1976), Leroy Carr (1905), and Dickey Betts (1943). After him are Billy Strayhorn (1915), William Haines (1900), Clinton Hart Merriam (1855), David Benioff (1970), Peyton List (1998), and Brian Benben (1956).


Among military personnels born in United States, A. P. Hill ranks 117Before him are James Stockdale (1923), Frank Buckles (1901), Christy Mathewson (1880), James Joseph Dresnok (1941), Henry Halleck (1815), and Peter Pace (1945). After him are Chesty Puller (1898), Lyman Lemnitzer (1899), John F. Reynolds (1820), Earl Van Dorn (1820), Joseph Dunford (1955), and Martin Dempsey (1952).