Charles Curtis

1860 - 1936

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Charles Curtis (January 25, 1860 – February 8, 1936) was an American attorney and Republican politician from Kansas who served as the 31st vice president of the United States from 1929 to 1933 under Herbert Hoover. He had served as the Senate Majority Leader from 1924 to 1929. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles Curtis has received more than 2,684,324 page views. His biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 52 in 2019). Charles Curtis is the 6,719th most popular politician (up from 8,691st in 2019), the 2,173rd most popular biography from United States (up from 3,096th in 2019) and the 144th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Charles Curtis ranks 6,719 out of 19,576Before him are Martina, Anne Lister, Arnuwanda II, Antonio Cánovas del Castillo, Maria of Austria, Duchess of Jülich-Cleves-Berg, and Muhammad al-Badr. After him are Welf II, Duke of Bavaria, Ammuna, Frederick Christian II, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg, Al-Mansur Ali, Princess Adelheid-Marie of Anhalt-Dessau, and Ieng Thirith.

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Among people born in 1860, Charles Curtis ranks 48Before him are Jules Laforgue, Princess Louise Margaret of Prussia, Waldemar Haffkine, Sergey Sazonov, William Kennedy Dickson, and Friedrich Naumann. After him are Michel Zevaco, Princess Elisabeth of Thurn and Taxis, Bruno Liljefors, Kolë Idromeno, Eleonore Reuss of Köstritz, and Grand Duke Dmitry Konstantinovich of Russia. Among people deceased in 1936, Charles Curtis ranks 68Before him are Mehmet Akif Ersoy, Martin Lowry, Irving Thalberg, Ramón del Valle-Inclán, Henri de Régnier, and Edward Bach. After him are Richard Hauptmann, Meir Dizengoff, Hans Poelzig, Gustave Kahn, Arvid Lindman, and Sergey Kamenev.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Charles Curtis ranks 2,173 out of 20,380Before him are Jessye Norman (1945), Edgar Snow (1905), Alfred Vail (1807), Stefanie Powers (1942), Sofia Coppola (1971), and Jack Warden (1920). After him are Cissy Houston (1933), George Phillips Bond (1825), Fess Parker (1924), Tobe Hooper (1943), William Carlos Williams (1883), and Ron Johnson (1955).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Charles Curtis ranks 144Before him are Paul Bremer (1941), Prescott Bush (1895), Cus D'Amato (1908), Cochise (1805), Mike Pompeo (1963), and George Wallace (1919). After him are Ron Johnson (1955), Eunice Kennedy Shriver (1921), Maxwell D. Taylor (1901), Curtis LeMay (1906), Robert Todd Lincoln (1843), and John Conyers (1929).