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 11,182,297 page views. His biography is available in 125 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 118 in 2019). Andrew Johnson is the 957th most popular politician (up from 1,071st in 2019), the 277th most popular biography from United States (up from 339th in 2019) and the 39th most popular 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 957 out of 15,577Before him are Onan, Mausolus, Otto II, Holy Roman Emperor, Margaret of Parma, Javier Pérez de Cuéllar, and Philip III of Macedon. After him are Sauli Niinistö, Emperor Yao, George Marshall, Astyages, Harold Wilson, and Kayqubad I.

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Among people born in 1808, Andrew Johnson ranks 5Before him are Napoleon III, Honoré Daumier, Antonio Meucci, and Princess Ludovika of Bavaria. After him are Patrice de MacMahon, Jefferson Davis, Emir Abdelkader, Frederick VII of Denmark, Duke Maximilian Joseph in Bavaria, Thomas Cook, and Gérard de Nerval. Among people deceased in 1875, Andrew Johnson ranks 6Before him are Hans Christian Andersen, Georges Bizet, Ferdinand I of Austria, Jean-François Millet, and Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot. After him are Tongzhi Emperor, Charles Lyell, Isaac Singer, Éliphas Lévi, John Edward Gray, and Charles Wheatstone.

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Among people born in United States, Andrew Johnson ranks 277 out of 18,182Before him are Benjamin Harrison (1833), Robert Fulton (1765), Jesse James (1847), Irvin D. Yalom (1931), P. T. Barnum (1810), and Joe Pesci (1943). After him are George Marshall (1880), Leonardo DiCaprio (1974), Diane Keaton (1946), Gene Hackman (1930), Angelina Jolie (1975), and Brian Wilson (1942).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Andrew Johnson ranks 39Before him are Andrew Jackson (1767), Robert F. Kennedy (1925), William Howard Taft (1857), Calvin Coolidge (1872), John Quincy Adams (1767), and Benjamin Harrison (1833). After him are George Marshall (1880), Grover Cleveland (1837), Warren G. Harding (1865), William Henry Harrison (1773), Jerry Brown (1938), and James Buchanan (1791).