George Ariyoshi

1926 - Today

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George Ryoichi Ariyoshi (有吉 良一, Ariyoshi Ryōichi, born March 12, 1926) is an American lawyer and politician who served as the third governor of Hawaii from 1974 to 1986. A Democrat, he is Hawaii's longest-serving governor and the first American of Asian descent to serve as governor of a U.S. state. He assumed gubernatorial powers and duties when Governor John A. Burns was declared incapacitated in October 1973 and was elected in 1974 (assuming governorship December 1974), becoming the first Asian-American to be elected governor of a U.S. state or territory. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Ariyoshi has received more than 202,704 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. George Ariyoshi is the 12,657th most popular politician, the 6,649th most popular biography from United States and the 420th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, George Ariyoshi ranks 12,657 out of 15,710Before him are Motiur Rahman Nizami, Owen D. Young, Theo-Ben Gurirab, Mithridates II of Commagene, Polites, and José Graziano da Silva. After him are Jeane Kirkpatrick, Bill Bradley, Grisha Filipov, Ion Ciubuc, Miguel Ángel Moratinos, and Natalia Kuchinskaya.

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Among people born in 1926, George Ariyoshi ranks 317Before him are Zig Ziglar, Joe Paterno, Bill Black, Conrad Hall, Raaj Kumar, and Uttam Kumar. After him are Jeane Kirkpatrick, Egisto Pandolfini, Ken Olsen, Metaksia Simonyan, George C. Williams, and Bob Falkenburg.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, George Ariyoshi ranks 6,649 out of 15,968Before him are Marsden Hartley (1877), Little Eva (1943), Jesse Williams (1981), Stephen Root (1951), Matthew Gray Gubler (1980), and José Graziano da Silva (1949). After him are Spud Webb (1963), Jeane Kirkpatrick (1926), Bill Bradley (1943), Albert Dekker (1905), James Quinn (1906), and Rob Van Dam (1970).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, George Ariyoshi ranks 420Before him are Richard Henry Lee (1732), Edwin Stanton (1814), John Boehner (1949), James G. Blaine (1830), Owen D. Young (1874), and José Graziano da Silva (1949). After him are Jeane Kirkpatrick (1926), Bill Bradley (1943), Richard Lugar (1932), Elliott Abrams (1948), J. William Fulbright (1905), and Mirabeau B. Lamar (1798).