Henry Clay

1777 - 1852

Henry Clay

Henry Clay Sr. (April 12, 1777 – June 29, 1852) was an American attorney and statesman who represented Kentucky in both the Senate and House. He was the seventh House Speaker and the ninth Secretary of State. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henry Clay has received more than 2,528,351 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,061st most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Henry Clay ranks 1,056 out of 14,801Before him are Peter I of Serbia, Nestor, Probus, Liu Shaoqi, Viktor Yanukovych, and Park Geun-hye. After him are Damocles, Balian of Ibelin, Lorenzo de' Medici, Duke of Urbino, Ptolemy V Epiphanes, Archduchess Marie Valerie of Austria, and Ptolemy XII Auletes.

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Among people born in 1777, Henry Clay ranks 6Before him are Carl Friedrich Gauss, Hans Christian Ørsted, Alexander I of Russia, Désirée Clary, and Heinrich von Kleist. After him are Elisa Bonaparte, Francis I of the Two Sicilies, Louis Jacques Thénard, Philipp Otto Runge, Archduchess Maria Clementina of Austria, and Juliette Récamier. Among people deceased in 1852, Henry Clay ranks 6Before him are Nikolai Gogol, Louis Braille, Friedrich Fröbel, Ada Lovelace, and Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington. After him are Auguste de Marmont, Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen, Johan Gadolin, Karl Bryullov, Friedrich Ludwig Jahn, and Vasily Zhukovsky.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Henry Clay ranks 305 out of 12,171Before him are Robert Peary (1856), Buffalo Bill (1846), Cameron Diaz (1972), Ben Affleck (1972), William Jennings Bryan (1860), and Ralph Lauren (1939). After him are Dian Fossey (1932), Dan Brown (1964), Kurt Cobain (1967), Truman Capote (1924), Leonardo DiCaprio (1974), and Tim Burton (1958).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Henry Clay ranks 44Before him are William Henry Harrison (1773), Calvin Coolidge (1872), William Howard Taft (1857), Andrew Johnson (1808), James A. Garfield (1831), and William Jennings Bryan (1860). After him are Grover Cleveland (1837), Zachary Taylor (1784), Crazy Horse (1840), Millard Fillmore (1800), Warren G. Harding (1865), and Joe Biden (1942).