Albert Pike

1809 - 1891

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Albert Pike (December 29, 1809 – April 2, 1891) was an American author, poet, orator, editor, lawyer and jurist 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 1,504,878 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Albert Pike is the 419th most popular military personnel (down from 375th in 2019), the 1,208th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,049th in 2019) and the 15th 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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Among military personnels, Albert Pike ranks 419 out of 1,466Before him are Gonzalo Fernández de Córdoba, Vasily Arkhipov, Alexei Grigoryevich Orlov, Levin August von Bennigsen, Cao Zhen, and Albrecht Mertz von Quirnheim. After him are James Paul Moody, Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby, Arthur III, Duke of Brittany, Jan Kubiš, Saitō Dōsan, and Karl Silberbauer.

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Among people born in 1809, Albert Pike ranks 13Before him are Pierre-Joseph Proudhon, Georges-Eugène Haussmann, Bruno Bauer, William Ewart Gladstone, Alfred, Lord Tennyson, and Joseph Liouville. After him are Hermann Grassmann, Juliusz Słowacki, Prince Albert of Prussia, Ljudevit Gaj, Friedrich Gustav Jakob Henle, and Fredrik Pacius. Among people deceased in 1891, Albert Pike ranks 22Before him are Jules Grévy, Prince Napoléon Bonaparte, Edmond Becquerel, Georges Ernest Boulanger, Grand Duke Nicholas Nikolaevich of Russia, and Franz Miklosich. After him are Princess Alexandra of Greece and Denmark, Jan Neruda, William Tecumseh Sherman, Princess Cecilie of Baden, Joseph Petzval, and Édouard Lucas.

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Among people born in United States, Albert Pike ranks 1,208 out of 15,968Before him are John Dickson Carr (1906), Fredric Brown (1906), E. O. Wilson (1929), Andrew Dickson White (1832), River Phoenix (1970), and Alfred Thayer Mahan (1840). After him are Nelson Goodman (1906), Carl Reiner (1922), Dalton Trumbo (1905), Frank B. Kellogg (1856), John D. Rockefeller Jr. (1874), and Lita Grey (1908).


Among military personnels born in United States, Albert Pike ranks 15Before him are Matthew C. Perry (1794), Omar Bradley (1893), John J. Pershing (1860), Yonatan Netanyahu (1946), Richard Winters (1918), and Raymond A. Spruance (1886). After him are William Westmoreland (1914), William Tecumseh Sherman (1820), Norman Schwarzkopf Jr. (1934), Doc Holliday (1851), Creighton Abrams (1914), and Benedict Arnold (1741).