Adlai Stevenson II

1900 - 1965

Adlai Stevenson II

Adlai Ewing Stevenson II (; February 5, 1900 – July 14, 1965) was an American lawyer, politician, and diplomat. Raised in Bloomington, Illinois, Stevenson was a member of the Democratic Party. He served in numerous positions in the federal government during the 1930s and 1940s, including the Agricultural Adjustment Administration, Federal Alcohol Administration, Department of the Navy, and the State Department. In 1945, he served on the committee that created the United Nations, and he was a member of the initial U.S. delegations to the UN. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Adlai Stevenson II has received more than 1,810,150 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 43rd most popular diplomat.

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Among diplomats, Adlai Stevenson II ranks 44 out of 44Before him are Roger Casement, Damião de Góis, Jean Kennedy Smith, Ralph Bunche, Richard Holbrooke, and J. Christopher Stevens. After him are Edward M. House.

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Among people born in 1900, Adlai Stevenson II ranks 159Before him are Halina Konopacka, Marta Abba, Ivan Fedyuninsky, Jørgen-Frantz Jacobsen, Mony Marc, and Stamatios Nikolopoulos. After him are Roman Steinberg, John C. Slater, Carmen Polo, 1st Lady of Meirás, Christian Matras, Seewoosagur Ramgoolam, and Zoltán Lajos Bay. Among people deceased in 1965, Adlai Stevenson II ranks 118Before him are Hjalmar Riiser-Larsen, Tommy Hampson, Margaret Dumont, Philip Showalter Hench, Frederick Browning, and Marion Jones Farquhar. After him are Johnny Hayes, Edward R. Murrow, David Smith, Urho Castrén, Reino Kuuskoski, and Harry Babcock.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Adlai Stevenson II ranks 4,716 out of 12,171Before him are Kim Stanley Robinson (1952), Jeannette Rankin (1880), Chuck Connors (1921), Nyomi Banxxx (1972), Norah Jones (1979), and Usher (1978). After him are Mel Ramos (1935), T. R. Knight (1973), Jean Bartik (1924), Jacob Epstein (1880), Helen Thomas (1920), and Peter Jacobson (1965).

Among DIPLOMATS In United States

Among diplomats born in United States, Adlai Stevenson II ranks 11Before him are John Mott (1865), Dean Acheson (1893), Jean Kennedy Smith (1928), Ralph Bunche (1904), Richard Holbrooke (1941), and J. Christopher Stevens (1960). After him are Edward M. House (1858).