Herbert Pitman

1877 - 1961

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Herbert John "Bert" Pitman MBE (20 November 1877 – 7 December 1961) was an English Merchant Navy seaman, who was the Third Officer of RMS Titanic when it sank in the North Atlantic Ocean with heavy loss of life after striking an iceberg during the night of 14 April 1912 on its maiden voyage. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Herbert Pitman has received more than 191,786 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Herbert Pitman is the 6,536th most popular politician (up from 6,609th in 2019), the 1,422nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,385th in 2019) and the 230th most popular British Politician.

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Among politicians, Herbert Pitman ranks 6,536 out of 15,710Before him are Jean-Pierre Jabouille, Augustinas Voldemaras, Zoltán of Hungary, Maria of Courtenay, Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, and Salitis. After him are Otto Braun, Servius Sulpicius Galba, Heinz Jost, Laurent Fabius, Abdon, and Al-Mansur Ali.

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Among people born in 1877, Herbert Pitman ranks 50Before him are Edmund Landau, Ivy Lee, Isabelle Eberhardt, Charles Rolls, Alben W. Barkley, and James Montgomery Flagg. After him are Ananda Coomaraswamy, Wilhelm Adam, Edmond Locard, Chaim Rumkowski, Oscar Milosz, and Pavel Bermondt-Avalov. Among people deceased in 1961, Herbert Pitman ranks 39Before him are Werner Jaeger, Princess Isabelle of Orléans, Mukhtar Auezov, Arthur Drewry, Chester Barnard, and Maya Deren. After him are Ludwik Fleck, Mei Lanfang, Domenico Tardini, Max Simon, Lucian Blaga, and Archduchess Maria Annunciata of Austria.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Herbert Pitman ranks 1,422 out of 6,924Before him are Frederic Bartlett (1886), Mark of Cornwall (480), Gildas (500), Rupert Everett (1959), John Guillermin (1925), and Paddy Roy Bates (1921). After him are William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham (1708), Channing Tatum (1980), Thomas Bruce, 7th Earl of Elgin (1766), Ethel Smyth (1858), Steven Runciman (1903), and Arthur Machen (1863).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Herbert Pitman ranks 230Before him are Katharine, Duchess of Kent (1933), Arthur Drewry (1891), Blanche of Lancaster (1345), Joe Davis (1901), Henry Pelham (1694), and Mark of Cornwall (480). After him are William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham (1708), Thomas Bruce, 7th Earl of Elgin (1766), Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex (1565), Sir Henry Rawlinson, 1st Baronet (1810), John Hume (1937), and Jeremy Corbyn (1949).