Andrew Johnson

1808 - 1875

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Andrew Johnson (December 29, 1808 – July 31, 1875) was the 17th president of the United States, serving from 1865 to 1869. He assumed the presidency as he was vice president at the time of the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. Johnson was a Democrat who ran with Lincoln on the National Union ticket, coming to office as the Civil War concluded. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Andrew Johnson has received more than 10,469,904 page views. His biography is available in 118 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 115 in 2019). Andrew Johnson is the 1,072nd most popular politician (down from 1,010th in 2019), the 339th most popular biography from United States (down from 294th in 2019) and the 47th most popular American Politician.

Andrew Johnson was the 17th president of the United States. He was impeached by the House of Representatives, but acquitted by the Senate.

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Among politicians, Andrew Johnson ranks 1,072 out of 15,710Before him are Zacchaeus, Frederick I of Sweden, Grigory Zinoviev, Pedro II of Brazil, Octavia the Younger, and Li Si. After him are Clement Attlee, Xuande Emperor, Baldur von Schirach, Isaac II Angelos, Robert I of France, and Empress Gi.

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Among people born in 1808, Andrew Johnson ranks 4Before him are Napoleon III, Honoré Daumier, and Antonio Meucci. After him are Patrice de MacMahon, Emir Abdelkader, Frederick VII of Denmark, Jefferson Davis, Princess Ludovika of Bavaria, Gérard de Nerval, Thomas Cook, and Duke Maximilian Joseph in Bavaria. Among people deceased in 1875, Andrew Johnson ranks 6Before him are Hans Christian Andersen, Georges Bizet, Jean-François Millet, Ferdinand I of Austria, and Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot. After him are Isaac Singer, Tongzhi Emperor, Charles Lyell, Éliphas Lévi, John Edward Gray, and Heinrich Louis d'Arrest.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Andrew Johnson ranks 339 out of 15,968Before him are J. Paul Getty (1892), Joe Frazier (1944), Martin Sheen (1940), Pete Conrad (1930), Neil deGrasse Tyson (1958), and Stevie Wonder (1950). After him are David Carradine (1936), James A. Garfield (1831), Jerry Lewis (1926), Kurt Cobain (1967), Paul Auster (1947), and Angelina Jolie (1975).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Andrew Johnson ranks 47Before him are William Jennings Bryan (1860), William Howard Taft (1857), James Madison (1751), Zachary Taylor (1784), Grover Cleveland (1837), and Calvin Coolidge (1872). After him are James A. Garfield (1831), Henry Clay (1777), John Quincy Adams (1767), Jim Mattis (1950), Jefferson Davis (1808), and James Buchanan (1791).