Crazy Horse

1840 - 1877

Crazy Horse

Crazy Horse (Lakota: Tȟašúŋke Witkó in Standard Lakota Orthography, IPA: /tχaˈʃʊ̃kɛ witˈkɔ/, lit. ''His-Horse-Is-Crazy''; c. 1840 – September 5, 1877) was a Lakota war leader of the Oglala band in the 19th century. He took up arms against the United States federal government to fight against encroachment by white American settlers on Native American territory and to preserve the traditional way of life of the Lakota people. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Crazy Horse has received more than 2,889,864 page views. His biography is available in 50 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,235th most popular politician.

Memorability Metrics

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    Page Views (PV)

  • 67.00

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 50

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.83

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.06

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Crazy Horse ranks 1,229 out of 14,801Before him are Frederick III, Elector of Saxony, Ludwig I of Bavaria, Berengar I of Italy, Eric XIV of Sweden, Eric Bloodaxe, and Seti II. After him are Millard Fillmore, Chulalongkorn, Eleftherios Venizelos, Ur-Nammu, Sariputta, and Henry I, Duke of Guise.

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Among people born in 1840, Crazy Horse ranks 10Before him are Auguste Rodin, Murad V, Victoria, Princess Royal, Alphonse Daudet, Odilon Redon, and John Boyd Dunlop. After him are Ernst Abbe, Edward Drinker Cope, Carlota of Mexico, Carl Menger, Father Damien, and Thomas Hardy. Among people deceased in 1877, Crazy Horse ranks 5Before him are Gustave Courbet, Brigham Young, Adolphe Thiers, and Saigō Takamori. After him are Urbain Le Verrier, Henry Fox Talbot, Maria Anna of Bavaria, Amalie Auguste of Bavaria, Johan Ludvig Runeberg, Cornelius Vanderbilt, and Gustav, Prince of Vasa.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Crazy Horse ranks 361 out of 12,171Before him are David Carradine (1936), Zachary Taylor (1784), Desmond Doss (1919), Neil deGrasse Tyson (1958), Michael Jordan (1963), and Nicole Kidman (1967). After him are Millard Fillmore (1800), Jack Ruby (1911), Warren G. Harding (1865), Ernest Lawrence (1901), Barry Barish (1936), and Albert Fish (1870).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Crazy Horse ranks 47Before him are Andrew Johnson (1808), James A. Garfield (1831), William Jennings Bryan (1860), Henry Clay (1777), Grover Cleveland (1837), and Zachary Taylor (1784). After him are Millard Fillmore (1800), Warren G. Harding (1865), Joe Biden (1942), Franklin Pierce (1804), William McKinley (1843), and Jim Mattis (1950).