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Cochise (; Apache: Shi-ka-She or A-da-tli-chi, lit.: having the quality or strength of an oak; later K'uu-ch'ish or Cheis, lit. oak; c. 1805 – June 8, 1874) was leader of the Chiricahui local group of the Chokonen and principal nantan of the Chokonen band of the Chiricahua Apache. A key war leader during the Apache Wars, he led an uprising that began in 1861 and persisted until a peace treaty was negotiated in 1872. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cochise has received more than 1,604,595 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Cochise is the 4,886th most popular politician (down from 4,475th in 2019), the 1,631st most popular biography from United States (down from 1,511th in 2019) and the 108th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Cochise ranks 4,886 out of 15,577Before him are Alphonse, Count of Poitiers, Jeong Mong-ju, Emperor Taizong of Liao, Bernard de Tremelay, Emperor Kōnin, and Vaišvilkas. After him are Sekhemre Khutawy Sobekhotep, Tecumseh, Emine Hatun, George III of Georgia, Louis II, Duke of Bourbon, and Theodore Komnenos Doukas.

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Among people born in 1805, Cochise ranks 20Before him are Marie d'Agoult, Robert FitzRoy, Khachatur Abovian, Adalbert Stifter, Ewelina Hańska, and Shirali Muslimov. After him are Thomas Graham, 9th Dalai Lama, August Bournonville, Jonas Furrer, George Müller, and Joseph Škoda. Among people deceased in 1874, Cochise ranks 11Before him are François Guizot, David Strauss, Archduke Karl Ferdinand of Austria, Johann Philipp Reis, Maria Teresa, Princess of Beira, and Johann Friedrich Franz Burgmüller. After him are August Heinrich Hoffmann von Fallersleben, Marià Fortuny, Josiah Warren, Moritz von Jacobi, Constantin von Tischendorf, and Charles Gleyre.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Cochise ranks 1,631 out of 18,182Before him are John G. Avildsen (1935), Leroy Anderson (1908), Rami Malek (1981), Elisha Gray (1835), Jerry West (1938), and Barry Levinson (1942). After him are Tecumseh (1768), Kirstie Alley (1951), James Baldwin (1924), Chris Pratt (1979), Evander Holyfield (1962), and Paul L. Smith (1936).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Cochise ranks 108Before him are William Walker (1824), Samuel Adams (1722), George Clinton (1739), Elijah Muhammad (1897), Hiram Bingham III (1875), and Walter Mondale (1928). After him are Tecumseh (1768), Caroline Kennedy (1957), Cus D'Amato (1908), Mitt Romney (1947), Clement Greenberg (1909), and Antony Blinken (1962).