Jack Straw

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Jack Straw

John Whitaker Straw (born 3 August 1946) is a British politician who served as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Blackburn from 1979 to 2015. Straw served in the Cabinet from 1997 to 2010 under the governments of Tony Blair and Gordon Brown. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jack Straw has received more than 641,524 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 12,038th most popular politician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 640k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 44.22

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.52

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.33

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Jack Straw ranks 11,953 out of 14,801Before him are Kessai Note, Domitien Ndayizeye, Shah Jahan III, V. Volodarsky, Govind Ballabh Pant, and Antimachus I. After him are Hypatius, Bhimsen Thapa, William M. Evarts, Joshua Nkomo, Carlos Mota Pinto, and Peter Garrett.

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Among people born in 1946, Jack Straw ranks 385Before him are Dave Holland, Vazgen Manukyan, Lyudmila Zhuravleva, Patrick Baudry, Luis Puenzo, and Andy Bown. After him are Vincent Pastore, Giuseppe Furino, Mogens Lykketoft, Jack Horner, Michel Leclère, and Harry Vos.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Jack Straw ranks 3,102 out of 5,347Before him are John Ireland (1879), Danny Blanchflower (1926), Dan Stevens (1982), Guy Butler (null), David Dunbar Buick (1854), and Wyndham Halswelle (1882). After him are Benjamin Jones (1882), Paul Simonon (1955), Alan Ball Jr. (1945), Jonathan Coe (1961), John Wilbye (1574), and William Armstrong, 1st Baron Armstrong (1810).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Jack Straw ranks 415Before him are Emil Voigt (1883), Tony Abbott (1957), William Camden (1551), Charles Hardinge, 1st Baron Hardinge of Penshurst (1858), Tony Benn (1925), and Erskine Hamilton Childers (1905). After him are Stanley Sadie (1930), Grantley Goulding (1874), Ceolwulf of Wessex (600), John Spencer-Churchill, 11th Duke of Marlborough (1926), George W. Campbell (1769), and Douglas Slocombe (1913).