Dan Quayle

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James Danforth Quayle (; born February 4, 1947) is an American lawyer and politician who served as the 44th vice president of the United States from 1989 to 1993 under President George H. W. Bush. Before that, Quayle served as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives for Indiana's 4th district from 1977 to 1981 and as a U.S. senator from Indiana from 1981 to 1989. A native of Indianapolis, Quayle spent most of his childhood in Paradise Valley, a suburb of Phoenix, Arizona. He married Marilyn Tucker in 1972 and obtained his J.D. degree from the Indiana University Robert H. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dan Quayle has received more than 5,887,029 page views. His biography is available in 61 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 57 in 2019). Dan Quayle is the 7,984th most popular politician (up from 8,564th in 2019), the 2,899th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,952nd in 2019) and the 172nd most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Dan Quayle ranks 7,984 out of 15,710Before him are Ukita Hideie, Count Theodosius, Jonas Basanavičius, Rostislav I of Kiev, Lê Đức Anh, and Princess Patricia of Connaught. After him are Maria Teresa Cybo-Malaspina, Duchess of Massa, Milan Stojadinović, Festus Mogae, John Ernest IV, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, Li Yu, and Hethum I, King of Armenia.

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Among people born in 1947, Dan Quayle ranks 162Before him are Antonio de la Cruz, Patrick Dewaere, Helena Vondráčková, Steve Howe, Maria Farantouri, and Jügderdemidiin Gürragchaa. After him are Edward Yang, Philippe Herreweghe, Jiro Taniguchi, Eliyahu M. Goldratt, Emmylou Harris, and Su Tseng-chang.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dan Quayle ranks 2,899 out of 15,968Before him are James Curtis Hepburn (1815), Sister Rosetta Tharpe (1915), Mary-Louise Parker (1964), James Rosenquist (1933), Ernest King (1878), and Chris McCandless (1968). After him are Joseph Valachi (1904), Katherine MacGregor (1925), Vito Acconci (1940), Stephenie Meyer (1973), Stanley Schachter (1922), and The Big Bopper (1930).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Dan Quayle ranks 172Before him are Harry Dexter White (1892), Mangas Coloradas (1792), Susannah Mushatt Jones (1899), Henry Wilson (1812), John B. Kelly Sr. (1889), and Ronald Inglehart (1934). After him are P. J. Kennedy (1858), R. Budd Dwyer (1939), John Nance Garner (1868), Thomas A. Hendricks (1819), Annie Edson Taylor (1838), and William A. Wheeler (1819).