Alexander H. Stephens

1812 - 1883

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Alexander Hamilton Stephens (February 11, 1812 – March 4, 1883) was an American politician who served as the vice president of the Confederate States from 1861 to 1865, and later as the 50th governor of Georgia from 1882 until his death in 1883. A member of the Democratic Party, he represented the state of Georgia in the United States House of Representatives before becoming governor. Stephens attended Franklin College and established a legal practice in his home town of Crawfordville, Georgia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alexander H. Stephens has received more than 1,010,097 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Alexander H. Stephens is the 11,039th most popular politician (down from 10,984th in 2019), the 4,756th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,584th in 2019) and the 294th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Alexander H. Stephens ranks 11,039 out of 15,710Before him are Wee Kim Wee, Joseph Daul, Peada of Mercia, Renseneb, Yakubu Gowon, and Bob Hawke. After him are Rupiah Banda, Ariobarzanes II of Cius, Henry Paulson, Tigranes VI of Armenia, Lyndon LaRouche, and Wihtred of Kent.

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Among people born in 1812, Alexander H. Stephens ranks 46Before him are Ignacio Comonfort, Walthère Frère-Orban, Luigi Carlo Farini, Francisco Coll Guitart, William Shanks, and Johanne Luise Heiberg. After him are Carl Christian Hall, Carl Christoffer Georg Andræ, Nikolay Zinin, Izmail Sreznevsky, Buenaventura Báez, and Charles Duclerc. Among people deceased in 1883, Alexander H. Stephens ranks 45Before him are Robert Volkmann, Jacques Antoine Charles Bresse, Hiệp Hòa, Oswald Heer, Francesco de Sanctis, and Reinhart Dozy. After him are Seru Epenisa Cakobau, Edward Sabine, Louis-François-Clement Breguet, Butrus al-Bustani, Joachim Barrande, and Victor Puiseux.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Alexander H. Stephens ranks 4,756 out of 15,968Before him are Odetta (1930), Brian Thompson (1959), Genie (1957), Chief Joseph (1840), Vincent J. McMahon (1914), and Martin Kove (1946). After him are Brie Larson (1989), Henry Paulson (1946), Ben Bradlee (1921), Robert M. Parker Jr. (1947), Brian Kobilka (1955), and Nathaniel Palmer (1799).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Alexander H. Stephens ranks 294Before him are Oliver North (1943), Ron Johnson (1955), John Hay (1838), Abigail Fillmore (1798), Charles Evans Hughes (1862), and Chief Joseph (1840). After him are Henry Paulson (1946), Lyndon LaRouche (1922), Ida Saxton McKinley (1847), Alger Hiss (1904), William Wirt (1772), and Jane Dee Hull (1935).