Geraldine Ferraro

1935 - 2011

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Geraldine Anne Ferraro (August 26, 1935 – March 26, 2011) was an American politician, diplomat, and attorney. She served in the United States House of Representatives from 1979 to 1985, and was the Democratic Party's vice presidential nominee in 1984, running alongside former vice president Walter Mondale; this made her the first female vice-presidential nominee representing a major American political party. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Geraldine Ferraro has received more than 3,037,326 page views. Her biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Geraldine Ferraro is the 12,338th most popular politician (down from 12,053rd in 2019), the 6,199th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,047th in 2019) and the 384th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Geraldine Ferraro ranks 12,338 out of 15,710Before her are Enrique Tierno Galván, Eormenric of Kent, Jovenel Moïse, Ján Zachara, Nikola Špirić, and Al-Musta'in I. After her are Konstantinos Kollias, Vadim Krasnoselsky, Lars-Emil Johansen, Paul Xuereb, Dariga Nazarbayeva, and Chris Hani.

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Among people born in 1935, Geraldine Ferraro ranks 296Before her are Jean Tiberi, Marco Coll, José Luandino Vieira, José María Gil-Robles, Mario Camus, and Željko Matuš. After her are Luigi Radice, Wolfgang Uhlmann, Roger Hargreaves, David Todd Wilkinson, Mal Evans, and Sherrill Milnes. Among people deceased in 2011, Geraldine Ferraro ranks 269Before her are Henry Cooper, Walter Giller, Gil Scott-Heron, Agustín García-Gasco Vicente, Milton Babbitt, and Aldo Clementi. After her are Joe Morello, John Shalikashvili, Bob Benny, Leonid Abalkin, Gonzalo Rojas, and Mario Echandi Jiménez.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Geraldine Ferraro ranks 6,199 out of 15,968Before her are Louis J. Mordell (1888), Milton Babbitt (1916), Peter Fleming (1955), Connie Booth (1944), Cristine Rose (1951), and Daryl Hall (1946). After her are Julie Benz (1972), Ray Barbuti (1905), Lindy Remigino (1931), Kvitka Cisyk (1953), Lori Petty (1963), and Mare Winningham (1959).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Geraldine Ferraro ranks 384Before her are Joe Lieberman (1942), Edward Everett (1794), Norman Mineta (1931), Ralph Metcalfe (1910), Julia Grant (1826), and Lucretia Garfield (1832). After her are Willis H. O'Brien (1886), John M. Clayton (1796), John Armstrong Jr. (1758), James Brady (1940), Gaylord Nelson (1916), and Henry Lee III (1756).