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 727,319 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Cordell Hull is the 3,934th most popular politician (down from 3,714th in 2019), the 1,313th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,182nd in 2019) and the 91st 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 3,934 out of 15,710Before him are 4th Dalai Lama, Pál Schmitt, John I of Sweden, Enmerkar, Shvarn, and Empress Jingū. After him are Ludovico Manin, Emperor Chūai, Margaret of York, Andrej Babiš, Caroline of Brunswick, and Aulus Hirtius.

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Among people born in 1871, Cordell Hull ranks 30Before him are Lyonel Feininger, Maurice Garin, Ernst Zermelo, Alexander von Zemlinsky, Stjepan Radić, and William Stern. After him are Leonid Andreyev, Walter Bradford Cannon, Christian Morgenstern, Nicolae Iorga, Willem Mengelberg, and Sergei Bulgakov. Among people deceased in 1955, Cordell Hull ranks 32Before him are Alfred Radcliffe-Brown, Oswald Avery, Michael Chekhov, Mammad Amin Rasulzadeh, Leonid Govorov, and Yves Tanguy. After him are Alexander Wienerberger, Alexandros Papagos, Mihály Károlyi, Princess Clémentine of Belgium, John Mott, and Rodolphe Seeldrayers.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Cordell Hull ranks 1,313 out of 15,968Before him are Phil Hill (1927), Edward Emerson Barnard (1857), Alan Greenspan (1926), Neil Diamond (1941), Anthony Bourdain (1956), and Rene Russo (1954). After him are Karen Grassle (1942), John Brown (1800), Count Basie (1904), George Benson (1943), Jack Dempsey (1895), and Aaron Spelling (1923).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Cordell Hull ranks 91Before him are Harvey Milk (1930), Andrew Dickson White (1832), Frank B. Kellogg (1856), Condoleezza Rice (1954), Red Cloud (1822), and Tecumseh (1768). After him are Rudy Giuliani (1944), Mike Pompeo (1963), William Walker (1824), Mitt Romney (1947), Conrad Hilton (1887), and Pontiac (1714).