Eric Holder

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Eric Himpton Holder Jr. (born January 21, 1951) is an American lawyer who served as the 82nd Attorney General of the United States from 2009 to 2015. Holder, serving in the administration of President Barack Obama, was the first African American to hold the position of U.S. Attorney General.Born in New York City to a middle class family of Barbadian origin, he graduated from Stuyvesant High School, Columbia College, and Columbia Law School. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eric Holder has received more than 2,912,269 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Eric Holder is the 13,879th most popular politician (down from 12,949th in 2019), the 9,141st most popular biography from United States (down from 7,888th in 2019) and the 599th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Eric Holder ranks 13,879 out of 15,710Before him are Erwin Huber, Bjarni Benediktsson, Prince Aimone, Duke of Apulia, Jorge Fernández Díaz, Mohammad Reza Aref, and Prince Félix of Luxembourg. After him are Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, Philip Schuyler, John Ballance, Peyton Randolph, Māris Gailis, and Silke Möller.

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Among people born in 1951, Eric Holder ranks 433Before him are Helen Zille, Helen Shaver, Ria Stalman, Demetrios Christodoulou, Konrad Weise, and Mohammad Reza Aref. After him are Māris Gailis, George Karl, Abdel Moneim Aboul Fotouh, Costică Ștefănescu, Anne-Karine Strøm, and Paulo Kassoma.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Eric Holder ranks 9,141 out of 15,968Before him are Lexi Belle (1987), Ted Lange (1948), Jimmy Dean (1928), Bobby Rahal (1953), Louie Bellson (1924), and Babyface (1958). After him are Mary Wilson (1944), Roy Cochran (1919), Joan Leslie (1925), Andrew Bryniarski (1969), Carol Shields (1935), and Ralph Bishop (1915).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Eric Holder ranks 599Before him are Herbert H. Lehman (1878), William H. Webster (1924), John Adams Dix (1798), Ted Stevens (1923), Payne Stewart (1957), and Elliot Richardson (1920). After him are Philip Schuyler (1733), Peyton Randolph (1721), Patrick M. Shanahan (1962), Francis James Child (1825), Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (1989), and Michael D. Griffin (1949).

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