Gray Davis

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Gray Davis

Joseph Graham "Gray" Davis Jr. (born December 26, 1942) is a retired American attorney and Democratic Party politician who served as the 37th Governor of California from 1999 to 2003. In 2003, only a few months into his second term, Davis was recalled and removed from office, the second state governor successfully recalled in U.S. history. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gray Davis has received more than 1,060,874 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 12,755th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Gray Davis ranks 12,644 out of 14,801Before him are George Hearst, Roberto Maroni, Frank Forde, Aigars Kalvītis, Fazal Ilahi Chaudhry, and George Tenet. After him are Dudley Senanayake, Hartwig Löger, Bakhytzhan Sagintayev, Matija Ljubek, George Campbell, 8th Duke of Argyll, and Ann Richards.

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Among people born in 1942, Gray Davis ranks 410Before him are Al Matthews, Mike Summerbee, Robert Christgau, Frew McMillan, Nancy Richey, and John Ashcroft. After him are Gene Okerlund, David Lange, Béla Károlyi, Alex Stepney, John Clauser, and Teddy Pilette.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Gray Davis ranks 7,119 out of 12,171Before him are George Tenet (1953), Bess Meredyth (1890), Martin Klebba (1969), Edith McGuire (1944), Spud Webb (1963), and Wendell Corey (1914). After him are Orlando Jones (1968), Katherine Moennig (1977), Caroline Aaron (1952), Brad Garrett (1960), R. A. Lafferty (1914), and Richard Dix (1893).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Gray Davis ranks 476Before him are Mike Gravel (1930), Sam Webb (1945), Hugo Black (1886), John Ashcroft (1942), George Hearst (1820), and George Tenet (1953). After him are Ann Richards (1933), Billy Cunningham (1943), Gene Okerlund (1942), Oliver Otis Howard (1830), Bob Bradley (1958), and Daniel Akaka (1924).