Barbara Boxer

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Barbara Sue Levy Boxer (born November 11, 1940) is an American politician and lobbyist who served as a United States Senator from California from 1993 to 2017. A member of the Democratic Party, she previously served as the U.S. Representative for California's 6th congressional district from 1983 until 1993. Born in Brooklyn, New York City, Boxer graduated from George W. Wingate High School and Brooklyn College. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Barbara Boxer has received more than 2,467,840 page views. Her biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Barbara Boxer is the 12,840th most popular politician (up from 12,875th in 2019), the 6,917th most popular biography from United States (up from 7,678th in 2019) and the 440th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Barbara Boxer ranks 12,840 out of 15,710Before her are Luciana Lamorgese, Nikola Šainović, Henrique Capriles, Moussa Dadis Camara, Eshaq Jahangiri, and Mark Esper. After her are Abdelkader Taleb Omar, Godfrey Rampling, Elmar Mammadyarov, Peter Struck, Michel Roger, and Heidemarie Wieczorek-Zeul.

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Among people born in 1940, Barbara Boxer ranks 367Before her are Mame Madior Boye, Michael Herr, Marita Petersen, Mike Beuttler, Pilar Miró, and Richard Marcinko. After her are John Warnock, Nicolae Lupescu, Arthur Alexander, Liang Guanglie, Jürgen Kurbjuhn, and Joe Torre.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Barbara Boxer ranks 6,917 out of 15,968Before her are Richard Marcinko (1940), John Elkann (1976), Melissa Benoist (1988), Marc Davis (1913), Meg Cabot (1967), and Mark Esper (1964). After her are Gregory La Cava (1892), Chico Hamilton (1921), Robin Hartshorne (1938), Duane Jones (1937), Aileen Riggin (1906), and Jason Sudeikis (1975).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Barbara Boxer ranks 440Before her are Ignatius L. Donnelly (1831), Gary Johnson (1953), Stephen Allen Benson (1816), Robert Bacon (1860), Samuel J. Tilden (1814), and Mark Esper (1964). After her are Frances Perkins (1880), Florence Bascom (1862), Stephen Hopkins (1707), Joe Torre (1940), Harry Reid (1939), and Bob Mathias (1930).

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