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Cyrus Vance

1917 - 2002

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Cyrus Roberts Vance Sr. (March 27, 1917 – January 12, 2002) was an American lawyer and United States Secretary of State under President Jimmy Carter from 1977 to 1980. Prior to serving in that position, he was the United States Deputy Secretary of Defense in the Johnson administration. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Cyrus Vance has received more than 1,254,539 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia. Cyrus Vance is the 7,597th most popular politician (up from 8,946th in 2019), the 2,599th most popular biography from United States (up from 3,339th in 2019) and the 158th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Cyrus Vance ranks 7,597 out of 15,577Before him are Sisenand, Ilir Meta, István Dobi, Quintus Petillius Cerialis, Mesih Pasha, and Robert H. Jackson. After him are Spytihněv II, Duke of Bohemia, Estanislao Figueras, Prince John Konstantinovich of Russia, Abdullah of Pahang, Jovan Divjak, and Adolfo López Mateos.

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Among people born in 1917, Cyrus Vance ranks 117Before him are Infanta Alicia, Duchess of Calabria, Luis Carniglia, Džemal Bijedić, Charlotte Salomon, Paul Frère, and Yakov Pavlov. After him are Petar Brzica, John Connally, Carlos Puebla, El Santo, Katharine Graham, and Samael Aun Weor. Among people deceased in 2002, Cyrus Vance ranks 95Before him are Barbara Valentin, Michail Stasinopoulos, Dee Dee Ramone, Eugenio Coșeriu, Karel Reisz, and Jacques Massu. After him are Joseph Bonanno, Alexander Lebed, Lionel Hampton, Văn Tiến Dũng, David Riesman, and Nikolai Amosov.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Cyrus Vance ranks 2,599 out of 18,182Before him are Andy Williams (1927), Paul Cohen (1934), Wally Schirra (1923), Alvin Kraenzlein (1876), Alice Walton (1949), and Robert H. Jackson (1892). After him are Barry Manilow (1943), Paris Hilton (1981), Tommy Bolin (1951), David Julius (1955), Harlan Coben (1962), and Thomas P. Stafford (1930).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Cyrus Vance ranks 158Before him are Eunice Kennedy Shriver (1921), Ron Johnson (1955), Lloyd Austin (1953), Ronald Inglehart (1934), David Duke (1950), and Robert H. Jackson (1892). After him are Annie Edson Taylor (1838), Charles W. Fairbanks (1852), Gall (1840), Jerome Powell (1953), Lew Wallace (1827), and John Connally (1917).