Dick Durbin

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Richard Joseph Durbin (born November 21, 1944) is a politician serving as the senior United States senator from Illinois, a seat he has held since 1997. He has been Senate Democratic Whip since 2005, the second-highest position in the Democratic leadership in the Senate, and Senate Majority Whip since 2021. He chairs the Senate Judiciary Committee.Durbin was born in East St. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dick Durbin has received more than 2,685,449 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Dick Durbin is the 14,020th most popular politician (down from 13,084th in 2019), the 9,542nd most popular biography from United States (down from 8,205th in 2019) and the 641st most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Dick Durbin ranks 14,020 out of 15,710Before him are Elena Salgado, Richard Mulcahy, Pierre Amine Gemayel, Giorgia Meloni, Philip Dimitrov, and Patrick Roy. After him are Moussa Faki, Barbara Mikulski, Tomomi Inada, Nurlan Balgimbayev, Howard Baker, and J. Donald Cameron.

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Among people born in 1944, Dick Durbin ranks 497Before him are Valmir Louruz, David Kelly, Graham Taylor, Bobby Heenan, Zafarullah Khan Jamali, and Francis Lee. After him are Colm Wilkinson, Angus King, Michael Glos, Woody Shaw, Roman Dzindzichashvili, and Pratibha Ray.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Dick Durbin ranks 9,542 out of 15,968Before him are Rashida Jones (1976), Edward Everett Hale (1822), Ormond Stone (1847), Karen Nyberg (1969), Marilyn Maxwell (1921), and Becky G (1997). After him are Kerri Walsh Jennings (1978), Joakim Noah (1985), Robert Benchley (1889), Grace Cunard (1893), Robert L. Stewart (1942), and Jack Medica (1914).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Dick Durbin ranks 641Before him are Tip O'Neill (1912), Howard Dean (1948), Jon Kyl (1942), Gavin Newsom (1967), Rebecca Latimer Felton (1835), and Dennis Hastert (1942). After him are Barbara Mikulski (1936), Howard Baker (1925), J. Donald Cameron (1833), Rod Blagojevich (1956), Angus King (1944), and Ed Lee (1952).

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