George W. Bush

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George Walker Bush (born July 6, 1946) is an American politician and businessman who served as the 43rd president of the United States from 2001 to 2009. A member of the Republican Party, he previously served as the 46th governor of Texas from 1995 to 2000. The eldest son of the 41st president George H. W. Bush and a member of the Bush family, he flew warplanes in the Texas Air National Guard in his twenties. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George W. Bush has received more than 49,853,365 page views. His biography is available in 210 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 208 in 2019). George W. Bush is the 173rd most popular politician (down from 132nd in 2019), the 61st most popular biography from United States (down from 43rd in 2019) and the 23rd most popular American Politician.

George W. Bush is most famous for being the 43rd president of the United States. He served two terms from 2001-2009. His presidency was marked by the terrorist attacks of September 11th, wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, and the 2008 financial crisis.

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Among politicians, George W. Bush ranks 173 out of 19,576Before him are Claudius, Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Lech Wałęsa, Joseph II, Holy Roman Emperor, and Ferdinand I, Holy Roman Emperor. After him are Salvador Allende, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, Lee Kuan Yew, Osman II, Louis Philippe I, and Mary, Queen of Scots.

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Among people born in 1946, George W. Bush ranks 6Before him are Donald Trump, Sylvester Stallone, Steven Spielberg, Freddie Mercury, and Cher. After him are Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden, Sonia Gandhi, Bill Clinton, Alan Rickman, Demis Roussos, and Ted Bundy.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, George W. Bush ranks 61 out of 20,380Before him are Andy Warhol (1928), Howard Hughes (1905), Robert Frost (1874), Henry Ford (1863), Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890), and John Wilkes Booth (1838). After him are Bette Davis (1908), Marlon Brando (1924), Stanley Kubrick (1928), Bill Gates (1955), Danny DeVito (1944), and James Stewart (1908).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, George W. Bush ranks 23Before him are Ronald Reagan (1911), George Washington (1732), Harry S. Truman (1884), Bernie Sanders (1941), Al Gore (1948), and Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890). After him are George H. W. Bush (1924), Bill Clinton (1946), Theodore Roosevelt (1858), Woodrow Wilson (1856), Gerald Ford (1913), and Crazy Horse (1840).