Daniel Inouye

1924 - 2012

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Daniel Ken Inouye ( ee-NOH-ay; September 7, 1924 – December 17, 2012) was a United States Senator from Hawaii from 1963 until his death in 2012. A member of the Democratic Party, he was President pro tempore of the United States Senate (and therefore third in the presidential line of succession) from 2010 until his death. Until the inauguration of Kamala Harris as vice president in 2021, Inouye was the highest-ranking Asian-American politician in U.S. history. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Daniel Inouye has received more than 2,746,148 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Daniel Inouye is the 7,107th most popular politician (up from 7,166th in 2019), the 2,505th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,371st in 2019) and the 152nd most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Daniel Inouye ranks 7,107 out of 15,710Before him are Meir Dagan, Sati Beg, Prince Konrad of Bavaria, Juan María Bordaberry, Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk, and Emperor Jingzong of Liao. After him are Margaret, Countess of Anjou, Friedrich Naumann, Juan Vicente Gómez, Eurydice I of Macedon, Dolon, and Jean Rey.

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Among people born in 1924, Daniel Inouye ranks 124Before him are Jacques Vergès, Rikidōzan, Jozef Tomko, Margit Sandemo, József Zakariás, and Lefter Küçükandonyadis. After him are Raymond Barre, Yuri Bondarev, Alexander Haig, Yehuda Amichai, Idries Shah, and Allan Edwall. Among people deceased in 2012, Daniel Inouye ranks 103Before him are Svetozar Gligorić, Sergio Oliva, David Kelly, Sid Watkins, Angelo Dundee, and Lefter Küçükandonyadis. After him are Nora Ephron, Russell Means, Maurice Sendak, Miljan Miljanić, Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed, and Edoardo Mangiarotti.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Daniel Inouye ranks 2,505 out of 15,968Before him are Randy Schekman (1948), John Frusciante (1970), Diane Ladd (1935), Stella Adler (1901), Edward Gorey (1925), and Jack Nicklaus (1940). After him are Duane Allman (1946), Nora Ephron (1941), Michael Parks (1940), Russell Means (1939), Harry Nilsson (1941), and Julia Ann (1969).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Daniel Inouye ranks 152Before him are John Lewis (1940), Lew Wallace (1827), Elizabeth Warren (1949), Nicholas Murray Butler (1862), William H. Seward (1801), and Paul H. O'Neill (1935). After him are Henry A. Wallace (1888), Ignacio Zaragoza (1829), Clyde Tolson (1900), Lynne Cheney (1941), Jeb Bush (1953), and Paul Bremer (1941).