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James Baker

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James Addison Baker III (born April 28, 1930) is an American attorney, diplomat and statesman. A member of the Republican Party, he served as the 10th White House Chief of Staff and 67th United States Secretary of the Treasury under President Ronald Reagan and the 61st U.S. Secretary of State before returning as the 16th White House Chief of Staff under President George H. W. Bush. Born in Houston, Baker attended The Hill School and Princeton University before serving in the United States Marine Corps. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Baker has received more than 2,638,441 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 40 in 2019). James Baker is the 7,195th most popular politician (up from 7,552nd in 2019), the 2,442nd most popular biography from United States (up from 2,682nd in 2019) and the 151st most popular American Politician.

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  • 41

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  • 3.38

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  • 4.73

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Among politicians, James Baker ranks 7,195 out of 15,577Before him are Aslan Abashidze, Mohamed Ennaceur, Joseph Wenzel I, Prince of Liechtenstein, Princess Maria Christina of Saxony, Manuel L. Quezon, and Naropa. After him are Hiranuma Kiichirō, Princess Caroline-Mathilde of Denmark, Ali az-Zahir, Lakhdar Brahimi, Heinrich Friedrich Karl vom und zum Stein, and Robert Jenkinson, 2nd Earl of Liverpool.

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Among people born in 1930, James Baker ranks 145Before him are Jo Bonnier, Ahmed Zaki Yamani, Jasper Johns, Anisa Makhlouf, Bo Widerberg, and Georgiy Daneliya. After him are Ilon Wikland, Oleg Popov, Dani Karavan, Robert Culp, Fritz Wunderlich, and Lina Kostenko.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, James Baker ranks 2,442 out of 18,182Before him are Terry Crews (1968), Sofia Coppola (1971), Joseph Kittinger (1928), Leo Ryan (1925), Felicity Huffman (1962), and Robert J. Van de Graaff (1901). After him are Robert Benton (1932), Jim Bridger (1804), Louis Gossett Jr. (1936), Richie Sambora (1959), Karen Allen (1951), and Billy Ray Cyrus (1961).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, James Baker ranks 151Before him are Harry Dexter White (1892), Nicholas Murray Butler (1862), Daniel Inouye (1924), John B. Kelly Sr. (1889), William H. Seward (1801), and Leo Ryan (1925). After him are Eunice Kennedy Shriver (1921), Ron Johnson (1955), Lloyd Austin (1953), Ronald Inglehart (1934), David Duke (1950), and Robert H. Jackson (1892).