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Cordell Hull

1871 - 1955

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Cordell Hull (October 2, 1871 – July 23, 1955) was an American politician from Tennessee and the longest-serving U.S. Secretary of State, holding the position for 11 years (1933–1944) in the administration of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt during most of World War II. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cordell Hull has received more than 893,895 page views. His biography is available in 52 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 51 in 2019). Cordell Hull is the 3,326th most popular politician (up from 3,928th in 2019), the 1,080th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,312th in 2019) and the 83rd most popular American Politician.

Cordell Hull was the longest-serving Secretary of State in American history. He is most famous for negotiating the United Nations Charter and the Bretton Woods Agreement.

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Among politicians, Cordell Hull ranks 3,326 out of 15,577Before him are Gevherhan Sultan, Mojmir I of Moravia, Cleitus the Black, Mihnea cel Rău, William II of Holland, and Hans-Dietrich Genscher. After him are Henry II, Count of Champagne, Gottlob Berger, Aleksandar Ranković, Lady Margaret Beaufort, Otto I, Duke of Saxony, and Yasuo Fukuda.

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Among people born in 1871, Cordell Hull ranks 27Before him are František Kupka, Émile Borel, Grand Duke George Alexandrovich of Russia, Maurice Garin, Alexander von Zemlinsky, and Stjepan Radić. After him are Stephen Crane, Ernst Zermelo, William Stern, Leonid Andreyev, Walter Bradford Cannon, and Lyonel Feininger. Among people deceased in 1955, Cordell Hull ranks 28Before him are Carmen Miranda, James B. Sumner, Hermann Weyl, Rupprecht, Crown Prince of Bavaria, Pak Hon-yong, and John Mott. After him are Leonid Govorov, Alfred Radcliffe-Brown, Mammad Amin Rasulzadeh, Alexander Wienerberger, Michael Chekhov, and Mihály Károlyi.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Cordell Hull ranks 1,080 out of 18,182Before him are G. Stanley Hall (1846), Alicia Keys (1981), Ben E. King (1938), William Friedkin (1935), Jody Williams (1950), and Burton Richter (1931). After him are Leo Fender (1909), Sheldon Lee Glashow (1932), Dick Van Dyke (1925), Mark Felt (1913), Ernie Hudson (1945), and William H. Macy (1950).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Cordell Hull ranks 83Before him are Gina Haspel (1956), John Sherman (1823), Barbara Bush (1925), Frank B. Kellogg (1856), Rudy Giuliani (1944), and Harvey Milk (1930). After him are Mark Felt (1913), Éamon de Valera (1882), Jill Biden (1951), Dred Scott (1795), Avery Brundage (1887), and Condoleezza Rice (1954).