Isaac Israel Hayes

1832 - 1881

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Isaac Israel Hayes (March 5, 1832 – December 17, 1881) was an American Arctic explorer, physician, and politician, who was appointed as the commanding officer at Satterlee General Hospital during the American Civil War, and was then elected, post-war, to the New York State Assembly. His book, The Open Polar Sea: A Narrative of a Voyage of Discovery towards the North Pole, in the Schooner United States, was published in 1867. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Isaac Israel Hayes has received more than 50,915 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Isaac Israel Hayes is the 395th most popular explorer, the 9,422nd most popular biography from United States and the 32nd most popular American Explorer.

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Among explorers, Isaac Israel Hayes ranks 395 out of 405Before him are Edgeworth David, Samuel Hearne, David Thompson, Charles Sturt, George Grey, and Henry Seebohm. After him are Harry Johnston, Henry Kellett, James Wordie, John Oxley, John Forrest, and Thomas Mitchell.

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Among people born in 1832, Isaac Israel Hayes ranks 81Before him are Lizardo Montero Flores, Gaspar Núñez de Arce, William Thomas Blanford, Marcelo Azcárraga Palmero, Walter Q. Gresham, and Henry Seebohm. After him are John Brown Gordon and Louise Rayner. Among people deceased in 1881, Isaac Israel Hayes ranks 69Before him are Josip Jurčič, Alexandru G. Golescu, William Burges, Johann Ludwig Krapf, Samuel Palmer, and John C. Pemberton. After him is Sidney Lanier.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Isaac Israel Hayes ranks 9,422 out of 15,968Before him are Paul Nitze (1907), Alicia Witt (1975), George Follmer (1934), Dolores Huerta (1930), Jim Neidhart (1955), and Melora Hardin (1967). After him are Bruce Ames (1928), Fred Armisen (1966), Peyton Reed (1964), Anderson Cooper (1967), Troy Ruttman (1930), and Pete Wilson (1933).

Among EXPLORERS In United States

Among explorers born in United States, Isaac Israel Hayes ranks 32Before him are Frederick Russell Burnham (1861), Benjamin Morrell (1795), Wiley Post (1898), Elisha Kent Kane (1820), Matthew Henson (1866), and Adolphus Greely (1844). After him are Ann Bancroft (1955).