Albert Pike

1809 - 1891

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Albert Pike (December 29, 1809 – April 2, 1891) was an American author, poet, orator, editor, lawyer, jurist and Confederate States Army general who served as an associate justice of the Arkansas Supreme Court in exile from 1864 to 1865. He had previously served as a senior officer of the Confederate States Army, commanding the District of Indian Territory in the Trans-Mississippi Theater. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Albert Pike has received more than 2,101,218 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Albert Pike is the 239th most popular military personnel (up from 344th in 2019), the 617th most popular biography from United States (up from 940th in 2019) and the 8th most popular American Military Personnel.

Albert Pike is most famous for being a freemason and the author of Morals and Dogma.

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Over the past year Albert Pike has had the most page views in the with 370,478 views, followed by French (58,219), and Turkish (49,999). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Persian (603.47%), Hebrew (433.89%), and Turkish (259.78%)


Among military personnels, Albert Pike ranks 239 out of 2,058Before him are Tōgō Heihachirō, Amr ibn al-As, Otto Carius, Lysander, Maurice Gamelin, and Władysław Sikorski. After him are Pausanias, Desmond Doss, Bertrand du Guesclin, Valery Gerasimov, Wu Sangui, and Jan Henryk Dąbrowski.

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Among people born in 1809, Albert Pike ranks 9Before him are Abraham Lincoln, Felix Mendelssohn, Nikolai Gogol, Louis Braille, Pierre-Joseph Proudhon, and Georges-Eugène Haussmann. After him are Bruno Bauer, Alfred, Lord Tennyson, Joseph Liouville, William Ewart Gladstone, Ljudevit Gaj, and Hermann Grassmann. Among people deceased in 1891, Albert Pike ranks 16Before him are P. T. Barnum, Léo Delibes, Wilhelm Eduard Weber, Theo van Gogh, Leopold Kronecker, and Prince Napoléon Bonaparte. After him are Ivan Goncharov, Jules Grévy, Jan Neruda, Charles I of Württemberg, Georges Ernest Boulanger, and Edmond Becquerel.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Albert Pike ranks 617 out of 20,380Before him are Margaret Mead (1901), Val Kilmer (1959), Glenn Miller (1904), Martin Landau (1928), Melvin Schwartz (1932), and Richard Meier (1934). After him are Ruth Benedict (1887), John Irving (1942), Robert Woodrow Wilson (1936), George E. Smith (1930), Isaac Singer (1811), and Joan Crawford (1904).


Among military personnels born in United States, Albert Pike ranks 8Before him are George S. Patton (1885), Robert E. Lee (1807), Robert Peary (1856), Chester W. Nimitz (1885), Paul Tibbets (1915), and George Armstrong Custer (1839). After him are Matthew C. Perry (1794), Omar Bradley (1893), John J. Pershing (1860), Benedict Arnold (1741), Richard Winters (1918), and Yonatan Netanyahu (1946).