George H. W. Bush

1924 - 2018

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George Herbert Walker Bush (June 12, 1924 – November 30, 2018) was an American politician, diplomat, and businessman who served as the 41st president of the United States from 1989 to 1993. A member of the Republican Party, he also served as the 43rd vice president from 1981 to 1989 under Ronald Reagan, and in various other federal positions prior to that. Born into a wealthy, established family in Milton, Massachusetts, Bush was raised in Greenwich, Connecticut. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George H. W. Bush has received more than 46,450,148 page views. His biography is available in 155 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 150 in 2019). George H. W. Bush is the 209th most popular politician (down from 180th in 2019), the 68th most popular biography from United States (down from 60th in 2019) and the 24th most popular American Politician.

George H. W. Bush was the 41st president of the United States and served from 1989 to 1993. He is most famous for ending the Cold War and for being the father of George W. Bush, the 43rd president of the United States.

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  • 155

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.32

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 7.55

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Over the past year George H. W. Bush has had the most page views in the with 3,845,702 views, followed by Russian (374,321), and Spanish (315,820). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Lombard (258.20%), (219.83%), and Tok Pisin (138.04%)


Among politicians, George H. W. Bush ranks 209 out of 19,576Before him are Bayezid I, Mehmed I, Darius III, Joanna of Castile, Heraclius, and Amenhotep III. After him are Haakon VII of Norway, Louis XVII of France, Olav V of Norway, Xi Jinping, Kublai Khan, and Jacques Chirac.

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Among people born in 1924, George H. W. Bush ranks 3Before him are Jimmy Carter, and Marlon Brando. After him are Charles Aznavour, Marcello Mastroianni, Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, Kim Dae-jung, Robert Mugabe, Eli Cohen, Süleyman Demirel, Sarah Vaughan, and Jean-François Lyotard. Among people deceased in 2018, George H. W. Bush ranks 3Before him are Stephen Hawking, and Aretha Franklin. After him are Kofi Annan, Charles Aznavour, Ingvar Kamprad, Montserrat Caballé, Henrik, Prince Consort of Denmark, Stan Lee, Bernardo Bertolucci, Miloš Forman, and Amos Oz.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, George H. W. Bush ranks 68 out of 20,380Before him are Bette Davis (1908), Marlon Brando (1924), Stanley Kubrick (1928), Bill Gates (1955), Danny DeVito (1944), and James Stewart (1908). After him are Charles Lindbergh (1902), Henry David Thoreau (1817), Helen Keller (1880), Jack London (1876), Toni Morrison (1931), and Patrick Swayze (1952).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, George H. W. Bush ranks 24Before him are George Washington (1732), Harry S. Truman (1884), Bernie Sanders (1941), Al Gore (1948), Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890), and George W. Bush (1946). After him are Bill Clinton (1946), Theodore Roosevelt (1858), Woodrow Wilson (1856), Gerald Ford (1913), Crazy Horse (1840), and Lyndon B. Johnson (1908).