Edward James Roye

1815 - 1872

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Edward James Roye (February 3, 1815 – February 11, 1872) served as the fifth President of Liberia from 1870 to his overthrow in 1871 and subsequent death. He had previously served as the 4th Chief Justice of Liberia from 1865 until 1868. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edward James Roye has received more than 120,195 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Edward James Roye is the 14,175th most popular politician (down from 13,333rd in 2019), the 9,955th most popular biography from United States (down from 8,857th in 2019) and the 675th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Edward James Roye ranks 14,175 out of 15,710Before him are Eduard Nalbandyan, Wade Hampton III, Maxime Verhagen, Bruno Le Maire, Janusz Lewandowski, and Jurelang Zedkaia. After him are Cristóbal Montoro, Beau Biden, Alice Weidel, Jerry Mateparae, Gary Herbert, and Cissé Mariam Kaïdama Sidibé.

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Among people born in 1815, Edward James Roye ranks 71Before him are Henry Halleck, Rufus Wilmot Griswold, Daniel Bashiel Warner, William J. Hardee, James Seddon, and Richard Henry Dana Jr.. After him are Howell Cobb and Alexander Ramsey. Among people deceased in 1872, Edward James Roye ranks 57Before him are Bedros Tourian, Robert Wight, Richard S. Ewell, Henry Halleck, José Burgos, and John Frederick Kensett. After him is Thomas C. Jerdon.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Edward James Roye ranks 9,955 out of 15,968Before him are Glenn Strange (1899), Wade Hampton III (1818), Rob Rock (1959), Chloe Jones (1975), Adam Jones (1965), and Willie Steele (1923). After him are Michael Cooper (1956), Juliet Landau (1965), Walter Rauschenbusch (1861), Aimee Mullins (1975), George Henry Thomas (1816), and Christy Canyon (1966).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Edward James Roye ranks 675Before him are Oliver Ellsworth (1745), Dennis Kucinich (1946), Nicholas F. Brady (1930), Peter Hardeman Burnett (1807), Rahm Emanuel (1959), and Wade Hampton III (1818). After him are Beau Biden (1969), Gary Herbert (1947), Thomas Ewing (1789), Alexander Acosta (1969), Pat Roberts (1936), and Robert F. Stockton (1795).