Bob Dole

1923 - Today

Bob Dole

Robert Joseph Dole (born July 22, 1923) is an American retired politician, statesman, and attorney who represented Kansas in the U.S House of Representatives from 1961 to 1969 and in the U.S. Senate from 1969 to 1996, serving as the Republican Leader of the United States Senate from 1985 until 1996. He was the Republican presidential nominee in the 1996 election and the party's vice presidential nominee in the 1976 election. Born in Russell, Kansas, Dole established a legal career in Russell after serving with distinction in the United States Army during World War II. After a stint as Russell County Attorney, he won election to the House of Representatives in 1960. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bob Dole has received more than 5,449,843 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 9,452nd most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Bob Dole ranks 9,404 out of 14,801Before him are Juanita Castro, Manfred Wörner, Olga Benário Prestes, Erik Eriksen, José Linhares, and Carlo Ruzzini. After him are Oscar Torp, Artur Mas, Eduardo Lonardi, Anna Walentynowicz, Ptolemy Apion, and John Owen.

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Among people born in 1923, Bob Dole ranks 157Before him are Antonio Quarracino, Nirmala Srivastava, Nazik Al-Malaika, Seijun Suzuki, Achille Silvestrini, and Hjalmar Andersen. After him are Inge Morath, Savka Dabčević-Kučar, Linda Darnell, Gerda van der Kade-Koudijs, Gustavo Rojo, and Estelle Getty.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Bob Dole ranks 3,389 out of 12,171Before him are Sandra Dee (1942), Joan Didion (1934), Sherilyn Fenn (1965), Gary Coleman (1968), Lunalilo (1835), and Mike Porcaro (1955). After him are Paul Volcker (1927), Marlon Wayans (1972), Henry Hazlitt (1894), Barry Bostwick (1945), Lee Falk (1911), and Tyne Daly (1946).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Bob Dole ranks 222Before him are Sanford B. Dole (1844), Joseph Jenkins Roberts (1809), James F. Byrnes (1882), James E. Webb (1906), Moses Finley (1912), and Lunalilo (1835). After him are Dolley Madison (1768), Adlai Stevenson I (1835), Gary Hart (1936), Michael Dukakis (1933), William R. King (1786), and Joseph Brant (1742).