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 Bush family and Republican Party, he previously served as the 46th governor of Texas from 1995 to 2000. While in his twenties, Bush flew warplanes in the Texas Air National Guard. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George W. Bush has received more than 37,488,567 page views. His biography is available in 204 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 187 in 2019). George W. Bush is the 167th most popular politician (up from 212th in 2019), the 62nd most popular biography from United States (up from 65th in 2019) and the 15th 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 167 out of 15,710Before him are Joanna of Castile, Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, Mustafa I, Leonidas I, Titus, and Reinhard Heydrich. After him are Murad II, Mehmed IV, Maximilien Robespierre, Klemens von Metternich, Harry S. Truman, and Septimius Severus.

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

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In United States

Among people born in United States, George W. Bush ranks 62 out of 15,968Before him are Jack London (1876), Jack Nicholson (1937), James Stewart (1908), Abraham Maslow (1908), Robert Frost (1874), and John D. Rockefeller (1839). After him are John Forbes Nash Jr. (1928), Harry S. Truman (1884), Judy Garland (1922), Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890), Al Gore (1948), and Toni Morrison (1931).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, George W. Bush ranks 15Before him are Benjamin Franklin (1706), Ronald Reagan (1911), Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882), James K. Polk (1795), George Washington (1732), and Richard Nixon (1913). After him are Harry S. Truman (1884), Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890), Al Gore (1948), George H. W. Bush (1924), Joe Biden (1942), and Theodore Roosevelt (1858).