Edward M. House

1858 - 1938

Edward M. House

Edward Mandell House (July 26, 1858 – March 28, 1938) was an American diplomat, and an advisor to President Woodrow Wilson. He was known by the nickname Colonel House, although he had performed no military service. He was a highly influential back-stage politician in Texas before becoming a key supporter of the presidential bid of Wilson in 1912. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edward M. House has received more than 201,158 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 44th most popular diplomat.

Memorability Metrics

  • 200k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 44.19

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.77

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.89

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Edward M. Houses by language


Among diplomats, Edward M. House ranks 45 out of 44Before him are Damião de Góis, Jean Kennedy Smith, Ralph Bunche, Richard Holbrooke, J. Christopher Stevens, and Adlai Stevenson II.

Most Popular Diplomats in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1858, Edward M. House ranks 90Before him are Frederick Lugard, 1st Baron Lugard, May Robson, Beatrice Webb, Charles Hardinge, 1st Baron Hardinge of Penshurst, Carlo Luigi Spegazzini, and John Russell. After him are Juan Luis Sanfuentes, Mary Harrison McKee, Tom Clarke, William Stanley Jr., Joseph Thomson, and Edgeworth David. Among people deceased in 1938, Edward M. House ranks 137Before him are Yevgeny Polivanov, Al Ernest Garcia, Steve Bloomer, Herbert Jamison, Michel Giacobini, and John Jacob Abel. After him are Harry Myers, Tom Crean, Andreas Michalakopoulos, Victor Cavendish, 9th Duke of Devonshire, Pearl White, and Zitkala-Sa.

Others Born in 1858

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1938

Go to all Rankings

In United States

Among people born in United States, Edward M. House ranks 5,855 out of 12,171Before him are Blind Blake (1893), Jason Lee (1970), Tiffani Thiessen (1974), William M. Evarts (1818), Leslie Mann (1972), and John Michael Talbot (1954). After him are Mae Jemison (1956), Vincent Pastore (1946), Joe Morello (1928), Larry Van Kriedt (1954), Jonathan Brandis (1976), and Frank Oppenheimer (1912).

Among DIPLOMATS In United States

Among diplomats born in United States, Edward M. House ranks 12Before him are Dean Acheson (1893), Jean Kennedy Smith (1928), Ralph Bunche (1904), Richard Holbrooke (1941), J. Christopher Stevens (1960), and Adlai Stevenson II (1900).