David Rice Atchison

1807 - 1886

David Rice Atchison

David Rice Atchison (August 11, 1807 – January 26, 1886) was a mid-19th century Democratic United States Senator from Missouri. He served as President pro tempore of the United States Senate for six years. Atchison served as a major general in the Missouri State Militia in 1838 during Missouri's Mormon War and as a Confederate brigadier general during the American Civil War under Major General Sterling Price in the Missouri Home Guard. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of David Rice Atchison has received more than 409,836 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 12,593rd most popular politician.

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Among politicians, David Rice Atchison ranks 12,487 out of 14,801Before him are Kaja Kallas, Nikica Valentić, Joseph Urusemal, Karl Rove, Prince Ali bin Hussein, and Cécile La Grenade. After him are George Bancroft, Ukhnaagiin Khürelsükh, Charles Tupper, Feliciano Viera, Bajram Rexhepi, and Franco Trappoli.

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Among people born in 1807, David Rice Atchison ranks 31Before him are Joseph Decaisne, Luigi Palmieri, Robert McClure, Alfred Vail, Emily Donelson, and Wilford Woodruff. After him are Arnold Henry Guyot, John Greenleaf Whittier, and Peter Hardeman Burnett. Among people deceased in 1886, David Rice Atchison ranks 38Before him are Theodor von Oppolzer, Juan Esteban Pedernera, Edmond Laguerre, Henry Hobson Richardson, Asher Brown Durand, and Samuel J. Tilden. After him is Horatio Seymour.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, David Rice Atchison ranks 6,818 out of 12,171Before him are Morris Kirksey (1895), Karl Rove (1950), Frank Benford (1883), Sterling Holloway (1905), Grace Cunard (null), and Jon Turteltaub (1963). After him are Heather O'Rourke (1975), Laraine Day (1920), Jan Sterling (1921), Marsha Hunt (1917), Walter Frederick Morrison (1920), and Erica Boyer (1956).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, David Rice Atchison ranks 452Before him are John Lewis (1940), Thomas Watson Jr. (1914), James Spriggs Payne (1819), John Rutledge (1739), Robert L. Stewart (1942), and Karl Rove (1950). After him are James Comey (1960), Dana DeArmond (1979), George J. Mitchell (1933), Priscilla Cooper Tyler (1816), Carrie Chapman Catt (1859), and Richard Shelby (1934).