Eugene McCarthy

1916 - 2005

Eugene McCarthy

Eugene Joseph McCarthy (March 29, 1916 – December 10, 2005) was an American politician and poet from Minnesota. He served in the United States House of Representatives from 1949 to 1959 and the United States Senate from 1959 to 1971. McCarthy sought the Democratic nomination in the 1968 presidential election, challenging incumbent Lyndon B. Johnson on an anti-Vietnam War platform. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eugene McCarthy has received more than 1,157,515 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 11,844th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Eugene McCarthy ranks 11,767 out of 14,801Before him are Muhammad Khan Junejo, Ertha Pascal-Trouillot, José Manuel García-Margallo, Natalia Molchanova, August Palm, and Gerhard Stoltenberg. After him are Mirabeau B. Lamar, R. B. Bennett, Andrew Fisher, Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi, Enrique Peñaranda, and Franz Tost.

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Among people born in 1916, Eugene McCarthy ranks 172Before him are Van Johnson, Arnoldo Foà, Irwin Allen, Ralph Nelson, Ken Wharton, and Toni Branca. After him are S. Yizhar, Robert Parrish, Milton Babbitt, José Joaquín Trejos Fernández, Nancye Wynne Bolton, and Dingiri Banda Wijetunga. Among people deceased in 2005, Eugene McCarthy ranks 196Before him are Arnold Denker, John Love, Otar Korkia, Vladimir Toporov, Lane Smith, and John Spencer. After him are Luther Vandross, César Lattes, Martin Lings, Karen Lancaume, Atef Sedky, and Brock Peters.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Eugene McCarthy ranks 5,559 out of 12,171Before him are Loretta Devine (1949), Wallace Reid (1891), Joey Kramer (1950), Timothy D. Snyder (1969), Kyle Gass (1960), and Theodore Roszak (null). After him are Marsha P. Johnson (1945), Neal McDonough (1966), Cristine Rose (1951), Susan Kohner (1936), Mirabeau B. Lamar (1798), and Zach Braff (1975).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Eugene McCarthy ranks 371Before him are Emily Donelson (1807), Al Smith (1873), Joe Arpaio (1932), Salmon P. Chase (1808), Lee Friedlander (1934), and J. William Fulbright (1905). After him are Mirabeau B. Lamar (1798), Henry Lee III (1756), Susan Wojcicki (1968), Abel P. Upshur (1790), Bob Mathias (1930), and John M. Clayton (1796).