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Daniel Inouye

1924 - 2012

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Daniel Ken Inouye ( ee-NOH-ay; September 7, 1924 – December 17, 2012) was an American lawyer and politician who served as a United States senator from Hawaii from 1963 until his death in 2012. Beginning in 1959, he was the first U.S. representative for the State of Hawaii. A member of the Democratic Party, he also served as the president pro tempore of the United States Senate from 2010 until his death. Inouye was the highest-ranking Asian-American politician in U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Daniel Inouye has received more than 3,134,783 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia. Daniel Inouye is the 7,149th most popular politician (down from 7,100th in 2019), the 2,423rd most popular biography from United States (up from 2,504th in 2019) and the 147th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Daniel Inouye ranks 7,149 out of 15,577Before him are Catherine of Brandenburg, Gottfried Silbermann, Aquila of Sinope, Ivan Goremykin, Otto I, Margrave of Brandenburg, and Giorgi Saakadze. After him are Kristján Eldjárn, Song Jiaoren, John B. Kelly Sr., Berenguer Ramon II, Count of Barcelona, Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester, and Man Chong.

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Among people born in 1924, Daniel Inouye ranks 120Before him are Rik Van Steenbergen, Marina Berti, Richard Bull, Paisios of Mount Athos, Dawda Jawara, and Gene Deitch. After him are Jean Girault, Khamtai Siphandon, Rikidōzan, E. P. Thompson, Aman Andom, and William Auld. Among people deceased in 2012, Daniel Inouye ranks 96Before him are Tonino Guerra, Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed, Carlo Maria Martini, Svetozar Gligorić, Vidal Sassoon, and Maurice André. After him are Nora Ephron, Alfred Schmidt, Manuel Fraga, Charles Durning, Dorothea Tanning, and Ulric Neisser.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Daniel Inouye ranks 2,423 out of 18,182Before him are Alex Haley (1921), Berenice Abbott (1898), Edwin Howard Armstrong (1890), John Glover (1944), Herbert Blumer (1900), and Gene Deitch (1924). After him are John B. Kelly Sr. (1889), Edwin Hall (1855), Ralph Asher Alpher (1921), Vesto Slipher (1875), William H. Seward (1801), and Clarissa Pinkola Estés (1945).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Daniel Inouye ranks 147Before him are Paul Bremer (1941), Clyde Tolson (1900), Kamehameha II (1797), William Joyce (1906), Harry Dexter White (1892), and Nicholas Murray Butler (1862). After him are John B. Kelly Sr. (1889), William H. Seward (1801), Leo Ryan (1925), James Baker (1930), Eunice Kennedy Shriver (1921), and Ron Johnson (1955).