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Calvin Coolidge

1872 - 1933

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Calvin Coolidge (born John Calvin Coolidge Jr.; ; July 4, 1872 – January 5, 1933) was the 30th president of the United States from 1923 to 1929. Born in Vermont, Coolidge was a Republican lawyer from New England who climbed up the ladder of Massachusetts state politics, becoming the state's 48th governor. His response to the Boston Police Strike of 1919 thrust him into the national spotlight as a man of decisive action. Coolidge was elected the country's 29th vice president the next year, succeeding the presidency upon the sudden death of President Warren G. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Calvin Coolidge has received more than 10,218,718 page views. His biography is available in 121 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 116 in 2019). Calvin Coolidge is the 869th most popular politician (up from 1,046th in 2019), the 251st most popular biography from United States (up from 329th in 2019) and the 36th most popular American Politician.

Calvin Coolidge was the 30th president of the United States. He is most famous for being the president during the Great Depression.

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Among politicians, Calvin Coolidge ranks 869 out of 15,577Before him are Henry V, Holy Roman Emperor, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Eleanor of Austria, Halfdan Ragnarsson, Nikolai Yezhov, and Kurt von Schleicher. After him are Harold Godwinson, Sima Yi, Abū Lahab, Irma Grese, Justin I, and Joachim Gauck.

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Among people born in 1872, Calvin Coolidge ranks 6Before him are Roald Amundsen, Piet Mondrian, Bertrand Russell, Alexandra Kollontai, and Alexandra Feodorovna. After him are Johan Huizinga, Haakon VII of Norway, Paul Langevin, Léon Blum, Emil Hácha, and Marcel Mauss. Among people deceased in 1933, Calvin Coolidge ranks 3Before him are Li Ching-Yuen and Clara Zetkin. After him are Adolf Loos, Faisal I of Iraq, Mohammed Nadir Shah, Constantine P. Cavafy, 13th Dalai Lama, John Galsworthy, Annie Besant, Sándor Ferenczi, and Wilhelm Cuno.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Calvin Coolidge ranks 251 out of 18,182Before him are Desmond Doss (1919), Robert Duvall (1931), Steve Wozniak (1950), Lee Van Cleef (1925), William Howard Taft (1857), and Joe Dassin (1938). After him are Paul Samuelson (1915), John Cage (1912), Rocky Marciano (1923), Ray Kroc (1902), George Westinghouse (1846), and Oliver Hardy (1892).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Calvin Coolidge ranks 36Before him are Herbert Hoover (1874), James Monroe (1758), James Madison (1751), Andrew Jackson (1767), Robert F. Kennedy (1925), and William Howard Taft (1857). After him are John Quincy Adams (1767), Benjamin Harrison (1833), Andrew Johnson (1808), George Marshall (1880), Grover Cleveland (1837), and Warren G. Harding (1865).