Henry Wilson

1812 - 1875

Henry Wilson

Henry Wilson (born Jeremiah Jones Colbath; February 16, 1812 – November 22, 1875) was the 18th vice president of the United States (1873–75) and a senator from Massachusetts (1855–73). Before and during the American Civil War, he was a leading Republican, and a strong opponent of slavery. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Henry Wilson has received more than 372,416 page views. His biography is available in 45 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 7,331st most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Henry Wilson ranks 7,288 out of 14,801Before him are Honoré IV, Prince of Monaco, Thrasybulus of Syracuse, Knud Enemark Jensen, Charles Joseph Bonaparte, Yang Jia of Shang, and Ignacio Zaragoza. After him are Johann VI, Count of Nassau-Dillenburg, Infanta Benedita of Portugal, Aioulf, Pau Claris i Casademunt, Moshoeshoe II of Lesotho, and Hinrich Lohse.

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Among people born in 1812, Henry Wilson ranks 25Before him are Edward Lear, Natalia Pushkina, Zuo Zongtang, Berthold Auerbach, Georges-Charles de Heeckeren d'Anthès, and Zygmunt Krasiński. After him are James Broun-Ramsay, 1st Marquess of Dalhousie, Countess Claudine Rhédey von Kis-Rhéde, Ilija Garašanin, Robert Fortune, Hendrik Conscience, and Pertevniyal Sultan. Among people deceased in 1875, Henry Wilson ranks 32Before him are Duchenne de Boulogne, Henri Labrouste, Prince Adalbert of Bavaria, Tristan Corbière, Prince Karl Theodor of Bavaria, and Antoine-Louis Barye. After him are Gabriel García Moreno, Frederick William, Elector of Hesse, Infante Sebastian of Portugal and Spain, Eugène Schneider, Svetozar Marković, and Friedrich Albert Lange.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Henry Wilson ranks 2,434 out of 12,171Before him are Ralph Waite (1928), Charles Joseph Bonaparte (1851), George Pullman (1831), Ignacio Zaragoza (1829), Kate Capshaw (1953), and Charles M. Schulz (1922). After him are Mitchell Feigenbaum (1944), Mervyn LeRoy (1900), Anne McCaffrey (1926), Steve Fossett (1944), Kirk Kerkorian (1917), and Gordon Bunshaft (1909).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Henry Wilson ranks 154Before him are Prescott Bush (1895), Leon Czolgosz (1873), Eunice Kennedy Shriver (1921), Clement Greenberg (1909), Charles Joseph Bonaparte (1851), and Ignacio Zaragoza (1829). After him are John Connally (1917), Ross Perot (1930), Jim Garrison (1921), Susannah Mushatt Jones (1899), Kamehameha II (1797), and Harry Dexter White (1892).