Andrew Jackson

1767 - 1845

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Andrew Jackson (March 15, 1767 – June 8, 1845) was an American lawyer, general, and statesman who served as the 7th president of the United States from 1829 to 1837. Before being elected to the presidency, Jackson gained fame as a general in the United States Army and served in both houses of the U.S. Congress. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Andrew Jackson has received more than 18,366,163 page views. His biography is available in 125 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 119 in 2019). Andrew Jackson is the 751st most popular politician (down from 593rd in 2019), the 233rd most popular biography from United States (down from 178th in 2019) and the 37th most popular American Politician.

Andrew Jackson is most famous for being the seventh president of the United States. He is also known for the Indian Removal Act, which was a law that forced Native Americans to move west of the Mississippi River.

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Among politicians, Andrew Jackson ranks 751 out of 15,710Before him are Benjamin Harrison, Louis V of France, Antiochus III the Great, Ardashir I, Hans-Adam II, Prince of Liechtenstein, and Geta. After him are Leo I the Thracian, Sviatoslav I of Kiev, Arnulf of Carinthia, Umberto I of Italy, Charles VII, Holy Roman Emperor, and Artemisia I of Caria.

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Among people born in 1767, Andrew Jackson ranks 4Before him are Joachim Murat, Wilhelm von Humboldt, and Louis Antoine de Saint-Just. After him are Jean-Baptiste Say, John Quincy Adams, Benjamin Constant, John VI of Portugal, August Wilhelm Schlegel, Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn, Nicolas Oudinot, and Manuel Godoy. Among people deceased in 1845, Andrew Jackson ranks 1After him are August Wilhelm Schlegel, Julie Clary, John Frederic Daniell, Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey, Guadalupe Victoria, Jean Charles Athanase Peltier, Wilhelm Friedrich Ernst Bach, Simon Mayr, Henrik Wergeland, Vincent-Marie Viénot, Count of Vaublanc, and Louis-Léopold Boilly.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Andrew Jackson ranks 233 out of 15,968Before him are Barry White (1944), Robert Andrews Millikan (1868), Sigourney Weaver (1949), Benjamin Harrison (1833), Henry Miller (1891), and Tommy Lee Jones (1946). After him are Robert K. Merton (1910), Robert Fulton (1765), William James Sidis (1898), Mario Puzo (1920), Lawrence Kohlberg (1927), and Gene Hackman (1930).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Andrew Jackson ranks 37Before him are Robert F. Kennedy (1925), John Adams (1735), George Marshall (1880), Herbert Hoover (1874), James Monroe (1758), and Benjamin Harrison (1833). After him are Dick Cheney (1941), Jerry Brown (1938), William Henry Harrison (1773), William Jennings Bryan (1860), William Howard Taft (1857), and James Madison (1751).