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Daniel Akaka

1924 - 2018

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Daniel Kahikina Akaka (; September 11, 1924 – April 6, 2018) was an American educator and politician who served as a United States Senator from Hawaii from 1990 to 2013. A member of the Democratic Party, Akaka was the first U.S. Senator of Native Hawaiian ancestry.Born in Honolulu, he served in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers during World War II. He attended the University of Hawaii, where he received his bachelor's and master's degrees. Originally a high school teacher, Akaka went on to serve as a principal for six years. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Daniel Akaka has received more than 619,302 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia. Daniel Akaka is the 15,948th most popular politician (down from 13,720th in 2019), the 9,948th most popular biography from United States (down from 8,813th in 2019) and the 647th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Daniel Akaka ranks 15,948 out of 15,577Before him are Joseph Lyons, Zinetula Bilyaletdinov, Einars Repše, Ana Pastor Julián, Herbert Morrison, and William Hobson. After him are Karan Singh, Sigmundur Davíð Gunnlaugsson, Margaret Chase Smith, Ousmane Issoufi Maïga, Tashi Namgyal, and Guillermo Fariñas.

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Among people born in 1924, Daniel Akaka ranks 407Before him are Norman Fell, Erzsébet Gulyás-Köteles, Tapan Sinha, Vajiha Samadova, Ralph Miliband, and Maria Sander. After him are Terry Southern, William H. Webster, Jeremiah Denton, Frank Church, Mohamed M. Atalla, and Wendell Ford. Among people deceased in 2018, Daniel Akaka ranks 426Before him are Arthur Schnabel, George Deukmejian, Marielle Franco, Bud Luckey, Stanley Anderson, and John Perry Barlow. After him are Ken Berry, Mary Midgley, Yuriy Tyukalov, László Fábián, Thomas Bopp, and Reg E. Cathey.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Daniel Akaka ranks 9,948 out of 18,182Before him are DeMar DeRozan (1989), Cass Gilbert (1859), Dawn Wells (1938), James Algar (1912), Carlos Alazraqui (1962), and Phyllis Somerville (1943). After him are David Jenkins (1936), Jam Master Jay (1965), Richard H. Anderson (1821), Margaret Chase Smith (1897), Jimmy Witherspoon (1920), and Lucinda Williams (1937).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Daniel Akaka ranks 647Before him are Tim Kaine (1958), Fitzhugh Lee (1835), Mae Young (1923), John Edwards (1953), Jo Jorgensen (1957), and Charles Ammi Cutter (1837). After him are Margaret Chase Smith (1897), Surangel Whipps Jr. (1968), Dave Schultz (1959), John B. Anderson (1922), Herbert H. Lehman (1878), and G. William Miller (1925).