Donald Rumsfeld

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Donald Rumsfeld

Donald Henry Rumsfeld (born July 9, 1932) is a retired American politician. Rumsfeld served as Secretary of Defense from 1975 to 1977 under Gerald Ford, and again from January 2001 to December 2006 under George W. Bush. He is both the youngest and the second-oldest person to have served as Secretary of Defense. Additionally, Rumsfeld was a three-term U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Donald Rumsfeld has received more than 4,072,494 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,723rd most popular politician.

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  • 4.33

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  • 4.68

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Donald Rumsfeld ranks 1,713 out of 14,801Before him are Karl Renner, Hotepsekhemwy, Marozia, Baldwin V of Jerusalem, David IV of Georgia, and Constantine X Doukas. After him are Yulia Tymoshenko, Peter II of Aragon, Clodius Albinus, Simeon Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, Princess Isabella of Parma, and Diadumenian.

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Among people born in 1932, Donald Rumsfeld ranks 30Before him are Miriam Makeba, Michel Legrand, Sylvia Plath, Ted Kennedy, Luc Montagnier, and Roh Tae-woo. After him are Sirikit, Ryszard Kapuściński, Anatoliy Solovianenko, Ellen Burstyn, Adolfo Suárez, and Houari Boumédiène.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Donald Rumsfeld ranks 531 out of 12,171Before him are Donald Knuth (1938), Bryan Cranston (1956), Reese Witherspoon (1976), Buckminster Fuller (1895), Frances Farmer (1913), and Josephine Cochrane (1839). After him are Les Paul (1915), Jack Kilby (1923), George Eastman (1854), Goldie Hawn (1945), Ellen G. White (1827), and Willis Lamb (1913).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Donald Rumsfeld ranks 64Before him are John Tyler (1790), Rutherford B. Hayes (1822), Ted Kennedy (1932), John Kerry (1943), Sarah Palin (1964), and Kamehameha I (1758). After him are Chester A. Arthur (1829), Nelson Rockefeller (1908), Colin Powell (1937), Eliot Ness (1903), Boris Johnson (1964), and Joseph McCarthy (1908).