George H. W. Bush

1924 - 2018

George H. W. Bush

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 leader of the Republican Party, Bush also served in the U.S. House of Representatives, as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, as Director of Central Intelligence, and as the 43rd vice president from 1981 to 1989. Bush was raised in Greenwich, Connecticut and attended Phillips Academy before serving in the navy during World War II. After the war, he graduated from Yale and moved to West Texas, where he established a successful oil company. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George H. W. Bush has received more than 31,555,452 page views. His biography is available in 143 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 193rd most popular politician.

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Among politicians, George H. W. Bush ranks 191 out of 14,801Before him are Francis II of France, Ertuğrul, Cyrus the Great, Alfred the Great, Batu Khan, and Konrad Adenauer. After him are Septimius Severus, Suleiman II, Harald V of Norway, Frederick the Great, Leonidas I, and Enver Hoxha.

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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, Süleyman Demirel, Robert Mugabe, Jean-François Lyotard, Truman Capote, and Sarah Vaughan. Among people deceased in 2018, George H. W. Bush ranks 3Before him are Stephen Hawking and Stan Lee. After him are Kofi Annan, Ingvar Kamprad, Charles Aznavour, Montserrat Caballé, Miloš Forman, Bernardo Bertolucci, Amos Oz, Philip Roth, and Aretha Franklin.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, George H. W. Bush ranks 62 out of 12,171Before him are John Forbes Nash Jr. (1928), Robert De Niro (1943), Stephen King (1947), Charles Manson (1934), Warren Buffett (1930), and Bill Gates (1955). After him are Helen Keller (1880), Abraham Maslow (1908), George W. Bush (1946), Bob Dylan (1941), John Dewey (1859), and Madonna (1958).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, George H. W. Bush ranks 17Before him are Benjamin Franklin (1706), Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882), Harry S. Truman (1884), Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890), Richard Nixon (1913), and Al Gore (1948). After him are George W. Bush (1946), Theodore Roosevelt (1858), Woodrow Wilson (1856), Bhumibol Adulyadej (1927), Bill Clinton (1946), and Lyndon B. Johnson (1908).