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Charles Tupper

1821 - 1915

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Sir Charles Tupper, 1st Baronet, (July 2, 1821 – October 30, 1915) was a Canadian Father of Confederation who served as the sixth prime minister of Canada from May 1 to July 8, 1896. As the premier of Nova Scotia from 1864 to 1867, he led Nova Scotia into Confederation. He briefly served as the Canadian prime minister, from seven days after parliament had been dissolved, until he resigned on July 8, 1896 following his party's loss in the 1896 Canadian federal election. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Charles Tupper has received more than 414,285 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Charles Tupper is the 15,348th most popular politician (down from 13,696th in 2019), the 492nd most popular biography from Canada (down from 478th in 2019) and the 43rd most popular Canadian Politician.

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Among politicians, Charles Tupper ranks 15,348 out of 15,577Before him are Mary Arthur McElroy, Carmen Calvo Poyato, Michael Howard, José María Queipo de Llano, 7th Count of Toreno, Ram Vilas Paswan, and Neven Mimica. After him are George J. Mitchell, Jorge Quiroga, Domingo Nieto, Ranulf Flambard, Yaakov Neeman, and Anlamani.

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Among people born in 1821, Charles Tupper ranks 84Before him are Karl Knies, Joseph Noel Paton, Jan van Beers, Juan Bautista Topete, Robert O'Hara Burke, and Amalie Dietrich. After him are Daniel Harvey Hill, Richard H. Anderson, and Robert S. Duncanson. Among people deceased in 1915, Charles Tupper ranks 107Before him are Margaret Lindsay Huggins, Solomon Schechter, Béla Las-Torres, Antonio Flores Jijón, Lajos Gönczy, and Keir Hardie. After him are Charles Walter De Vis, William Wallace Denslow, Nelson W. Aldrich, John Bunny, W. G. Grace, and Lawrence Hargrave.

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Among people born in Canada, Charles Tupper ranks 492 out of 1,350Before him are Walter Byron (1894), Gil Bellows (1967), Wendy Crewson (1956), Shannon Tweed (1957), Leslie Hope (1965), and Devin Townsend (1972). After him are Justin Chatwin (1982), Taylor Kitsch (1981), Carly Rae Jepsen (1985), Jane Bell (1910), Toller Cranston (1949), and Gérald Lacroix (1957).


Among politicians born in Canada, Charles Tupper ranks 43Before him are Ian Millar (1947), Ted Cruz (1970), Lawrence Lambe (1863), Pauline Marois (1949), Nancy Greene Raine (1943), and George-Étienne Cartier (1814). After him are Jeanne Sauvé (1922), Patrick Roy (1965), Hilda Cameron (1912), Marc Garneau (1949), Beattie Ramsay (1895), and Jean Charest (1958).