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Jack Kemp

1935 - 2009

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Jack French Kemp (July 13, 1935 – May 2, 2009) was an American politician and a professional football player. A member of the Republican Party from New York, he served as Housing Secretary in the administration of President George H. W. Bush from 1989 to 1993, having previously served nine terms in the United States House of Representatives from 1971 to 1989. He was the Republican Party's vice presidential nominee in the 1996 election, as the running mate of Bob Dole; they lost to incumbent president Bill Clinton and vice president Al Gore. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jack Kemp has received more than 5,677,563 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Jack Kemp is the 6,100th most popular politician (up from 6,272nd in 2019), the 2,054th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,189th in 2019) and the 127th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Jack Kemp ranks 6,100 out of 15,577Before him are Béla Miklós, Tvrtko II of Bosnia, Abu'l-Hasan Ali of Granada, Bogd Khan, Stephen Zápolya, and Sinatruces of Parthia. After him are Emperor Tianzuo of Liao, Kaykaus II, James Louis Sobieski, Seleucus VI Epiphanes, Bakenranef, and Emperor Go-Suzaku.

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Among people born in 1935, Jack Kemp ranks 82Before him are Gene Vincent, Mohammad Hussein Fadlallah, Terry Riley, Roger B. Chaffee, Lyudmila Gurchenko, and Jack Welch. After him are Serge Klarsfeld, Brian Clough, David Prowse, Azzedine Alaïa, Sergio Rossi, and Prince Edward, Duke of Kent. Among people deceased in 2009, Jack Kemp ranks 71Before him are Shih Kien, Susan Atkins, Israel Gelfand, Irving Penn, Pavle, Serbian Patriarch, and James Whitmore. After him are Ricardo Montalbán, Luís Cabral, Achille Compagnoni, Merce Cunningham, Yves Rocher, and Augusto Boal.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Jack Kemp ranks 2,054 out of 18,182Before him are Paul Ryan (1970), Gigi Hadid (1995), Jean Arthur (1900), John Frankenheimer (1930), David Berkowitz (1953), and Mary Anderson (1862). After him are Fred Rogers (1928), Othniel Charles Marsh (1831), P. G. T. Beauregard (1818), Walter Lantz (1899), Gabe Newell (1962), and Brendan Fraser (1968).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Jack Kemp ranks 127Before him are Spiro Agnew (1918), Ben Carson (1951), Bob Dole (1923), Wolfgang Kapp (1858), Sam Houston (1793), and Paul Ryan (1970). After him are Paul Wolfowitz (1943), Leland Stanford (1824), Curtis LeMay (1906), Ron Paul (1935), Paul P. Harris (1868), and Prescott Bush (1895).