Barbara Mikulski

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Barbara Ann Mikulski ( mih-CULL-skee; born July 20, 1936) is an American politician and social worker who served as a United States Senator from Maryland from 1987 to 2017. A member of the Democratic Party, she also served in the United States House of Representatives from 1977 to 1987. Mikulski is the longest-serving woman in the history of the United States Congress and the longest-serving U.S. Senator in Maryland history.Raised in the Fell's Point neighborhood of East Baltimore, Mikulski attended Mount Saint Agnes College and the University of Maryland School of Social Work. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Barbara Mikulski has received more than 790,719 page views. Her biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Barbara Mikulski is the 14,022nd most popular politician (down from 12,942nd in 2019), the 9,551st most popular biography from United States (down from 7,867th in 2019) and the 642nd most popular American Politician.

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  • 24

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Among politicians, Barbara Mikulski ranks 14,022 out of 15,710Before her are Pierre Amine Gemayel, Giorgia Meloni, Philip Dimitrov, Patrick Roy, Dick Durbin, and Moussa Faki. After her are Tomomi Inada, Nurlan Balgimbayev, Howard Baker, J. Donald Cameron, Vere Bird, and Igor Plotnitsky.

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Among people born in 1936, Barbara Mikulski ranks 402Before her are James Frawley, George Voinovich, Tommy Steele, Andrew Davies, Billy Higgins, and Tamás Mendelényi. After her are Dick Barnett, Anthony Olubunmi Okogie, Pat Roberts, Thelma Hopkins, Dave Allen, and Skip Barber.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Barbara Mikulski ranks 9,551 out of 15,968Before her are Robert Benchley (1889), Grace Cunard (1893), Robert L. Stewart (1942), Jack Medica (1914), Joan D. Vinge (1948), and Eben Moglen (1959). After her are Wilfred Hudson Osgood (1875), John L. Phillips (1951), Ernie Banks (1931), Howard Baker (1925), Sam Perkins (1961), and Amy Jo Johnson (1970).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Barbara Mikulski ranks 642Before her are Howard Dean (1948), Jon Kyl (1942), Gavin Newsom (1967), Rebecca Latimer Felton (1835), Dennis Hastert (1942), and Dick Durbin (1944). After her are Howard Baker (1925), J. Donald Cameron (1833), Rod Blagojevich (1956), Angus King (1944), Ed Lee (1952), and Josiah Bartlett (1729).

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