Edwin Barclay

1882 - 1955

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Edwin James Barclay (5 January 1882 – 6 November 1955) was a Liberian politician, poet, and musician who served as the 18th President of the country from 1930 until 1944. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Edwin Barclay has received more than 131,587 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Edwin Barclay is the 12,618th most popular politician (down from 11,710th in 2019), the 9th most popular biography from Liberia and the 7th most popular Liberian Politician.

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Among politicians, Edwin Barclay ranks 12,618 out of 15,710Before her are Fausto Bertinotti, Bogdan Borusewicz, Surendranath Banerjee, Petro Symonenko, Juan Bautista Pérez, and Albert Gallatin. After her are Milan Jelić, Bhimsen Thapa, Shah Shuja, Krishna Prasad Bhattarai, Ulf Andersson, and Klaus Töpfer.

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Among people born in 1882, Edwin Barclay ranks 185Before her are Jenő Fuchs, Aleksander Skrzyński, Leonard Meredith, Margaret Dumont, Maurice Peeters, and Adrianus de Jong. After her are Harold D. Babcock, Hernando Siles Reyes, Henri Anspach, Juan Guevara, Tadeusz Banachiewicz, and Verner Weckman. Among people deceased in 1955, Edwin Barclay ranks 109Before her are Johannes de Jong, Luís de Freitas Branco, Charley Toorop, Shemp Howard, Jenő Fuchs, and Arturo Coddou. After her are Clemente Biondetti, James P. Johnson, Constantin Argetoianu, František Janda-Suk, William C. deMille, and Major Ritchie.

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In Liberia

Among people born in Liberia, Edwin Barclay ranks 9 out of 18Before her are Charles Taylor (1948), Samuel Doe (1951), William Tolbert (1913), Charles D. B. King (1875), Leymah Gbowee (1972), and William Tubman (1895). After her are Moses Blah (1947), Gyude Bryant (1949), Ziad Fazah (1954), Ola John (1992), Christopher Wreh (1975), and Collins John (1985).

Among POLITICIANS In Liberia

Among politicians born in Liberia, Edwin Barclay ranks 7Before her are Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (1938), Charles Taylor (1948), Samuel Doe (1951), William Tolbert (1913), Charles D. B. King (1875), and William Tubman (1895). After her are Moses Blah (1947) and Gyude Bryant (1949).