Harry Atkinson

1831 - 1892

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Sir Harry Albert Atkinson (1 November 1831 – 28 June 1892) served as the tenth premier of New Zealand on four separate occasions in the late 19th century, and was Colonial Treasurer for a total of ten years. He was responsible for guiding the country during a time of economic depression, and was known as a cautious and prudent manager of government finances, though distrusted for some policies such as his 1882 National Insurance (welfare) scheme and leasehold land schemes. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Harry Atkinson has received more than 47,180 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Harry Atkinson is the 14,450th most popular politician, the 4,882nd most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 547th most popular British Politician.

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Among politicians, Harry Atkinson ranks 14,450 out of 15,710Before him are Anatoly Bibilov, Christine Lieberknecht, Ninian Stephen, Philip Francis Thomas, Robert Toombs, and Inese Vaidere. After him are Arayik Harutyunyan, Red Kelly, Zhantoro Satybaldiyev, Seiji Maehara, Sudarat Keyuraphan, and Marielle de Sarnez.

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Among people born in 1831, Harry Atkinson ranks 86Before him are Ignatius L. Donnelly, John Bell Hood, Fyodor Bredikhin, Amelia Edwards, Lucy Webb Hayes, and John Schofield.  Among people deceased in 1892, Harry Atkinson ranks 68Before him are Dimitrios Valvis, Joaquín Jovellar y Soler, Alexandre Levy, John Greenleaf Whittier, Ernestine Rose, and James Skivring Smith. After him is Newton Booth.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Harry Atkinson ranks 4,882 out of 6,924Before him are Thomas Adès (1971), Howard Kendall (1946), Ninian Stephen (1923), Vanessa Angel (1966), Brian Labone (1940), and Hero Fiennes-Tiffin (1997). After him are Sir James Outram, 1st Baronet (1803), Redvers Buller (1839), Dawn French (1957), Craig Bellamy (1979), Roger Taylor (1960), and Lynne Ramsay (1969).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Harry Atkinson ranks 547Before him are Nick Clegg (1967), Jo Cox (1974), John Hamilton-Gordon, 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair (1847), Selwyn Lloyd (1904), James McHenry (1753), and Ninian Stephen (1923). After him are Button Gwinnett (1735), Peter Mandelson (1953), William Hague (1961), Herbert Morrison (1888), Peter Robinson (1948), and Leon Brittan (1939).