George Wallace

1919 - 1998

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George Corley Wallace, Jr. (August 25, 1919 – September 13, 1998), was an American politician who served as the 45th governor of Alabama for four terms. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Wallace has received more than 7,207,960 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). George Wallace is the 6,484th most popular politician (up from 6,513th in 2019), the 2,284th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,134th in 2019) and the 140th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, George Wallace ranks 6,484 out of 15,710Before him are Bairam Khan, Marien Ngouabi, Joe Davis, Maxwell D. Taylor, Alois Eliáš, and Antalcidas. After him are Hor, Jonas Furrer, Tokugawa Ienari, Leopold II, Margrave of Austria, Henry XVI, Duke of Bavaria, and Christian Ludwig Brehm.

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Among people born in 1919, George Wallace ranks 85Before him are P. F. Strawson, Rubén González, Abdel Hakim Amer, Joe Weider, Glafcos Clerides, and Joop den Uyl. After him are Christoph Probst, Madalyn Murray O'Hair, Ferdinand Kübler, J. Presper Eckert, Silva Kaputikyan, and Marina Ginestà. Among people deceased in 1998, George Wallace ranks 71Before him are Don Taylor, George H. Hitchings, Martin Rodbell, Ted Hughes, Kurt Franz, and Maureen O'Sullivan. After him are László Szabó, Florence Griffith Joyner, Bruno Munari, Adem Jashari, Hans von Ohain, and César Baldaccini.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, George Wallace ranks 2,284 out of 15,968Before him are Ernie Hudson (1945), Frank Knight (1885), Jay Rockefeller (1937), Henry Draper (1837), Vic Morrow (1929), and Maxwell D. Taylor (1901). After him are Ellen Barkin (1954), P. G. T. Beauregard (1818), Eddie Fisher (1928), Karen Carpenter (1950), Ellison Onizuka (1946), and Van Heflin (1908).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, George Wallace ranks 140Before him are Edith Head (1897), Leland Stanford (1824), Charles Joseph Bonaparte (1851), Oliver Winchester (1810), Jay Rockefeller (1937), and Maxwell D. Taylor (1901). After him are William Joyce (1906), John Connally (1917), Eunice Kennedy Shriver (1921), Fiorello H. La Guardia (1882), Gall (1840), and John Lewis (1940).