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Elias Howe

1819 - 1867

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Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elias Howe has received more than 662,586 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Elias Howe is the 116th most popular inventor (up from 157th in 2019), the 1,468th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,252nd in 2019) and the 27th most popular American Inventor.

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Among inventors, Elias Howe ranks 116 out of 354Before him are Mary the Jewess, André Michelin, Samuel Crompton, Percy Spencer, Johann Philipp Reis, and Theobald Boehm. After him are Alfred Krupp, Clément Ader, Clive Sinclair, John Kay, Richard Jordan Gatling, and Jean-Pierre Blanchard.

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Among people born in 1819, Elias Howe ranks 27Before him are Louise Marie Thérèse of Artois, Francis V, Duke of Modena, Allan Pinkerton, Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna of Russia, Stanisław Moniuszko, and Gottfried Keller. After him are Johan Jongkind, Théodore Chassériau, Roger Fenton, Annibale de Gasparis, Abner Doubleday, and Milan Obrenović II, Prince of Serbia. Among people deceased in 1867, Elias Howe ranks 13Before him are Otto of Greece, Franz Bopp, Jean-Victor Poncelet, Sakamoto Ryōma, Maria Theresa of Austria, and Maximilian Anton, Hereditary Prince of Thurn and Taxis. After him are Princess Sophie of Saxony, Archduchess Mathilda of Austria, Victor Cousin, Peter von Cornelius, William Parsons, 3rd Earl of Rosse, and Princess Louise Caroline of Hesse-Kassel.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Elias Howe ranks 1,468 out of 18,182Before him are Gene Sharp (1928), Carl Reiner (1922), William Miller (1782), Edie Sedgwick (1943), David Caruso (1956), and Dan Simmons (1948). After him are Henry Ford II (1917), Jake LaMotta (1922), Dave Bautista (1969), Stanley Tucci (1960), William Morris Davis (1850), and Josh Brolin (1968).

Among INVENTORS In United States

Among inventors born in United States, Elias Howe ranks 27Before him are Elisha Otis (1811), Leo Fender (1909), Bob Kahn (1938), Robert Noyce (1927), Jacque Fresco (1916), and Percy Spencer (1894). After him are Richard Jordan Gatling (1818), Lee de Forest (1873), Elisha Gray (1835), Robert Moog (1934), Josiah Warren (1798), and Alfred Vail (1807).