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James Brady

1940 - 2014

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James Scott Brady (August 29, 1940 – August 4, 2014) was an American public official who served as assistant to the U.S. president and the 17th White House Press Secretary, serving under President Ronald Reagan. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Brady has received more than 3,398,870 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). James Brady is the 14,334th most popular politician (down from 12,347th in 2019), the 7,170th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,222nd in 2019) and the 450th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, James Brady ranks 14,334 out of 15,577Before him are Claude Cheysson, Tirigan, Nellie Tayloe Ross, Arnaud Montebourg, Kolos Ferenc Vaszary, and Oscar Temaru. After him are Victor Duruy, Celso Amorim, Jacques Parizeau, Joseph Muscat, Pybba of Mercia, and Lobengula.

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Among people born in 1940, James Brady ranks 384Before him are Mario Zanin, Anita Bryant, Donald Wuerl, Luke Kelly, George Adams, and Tim Severin. After him are Gianni De Michelis, Mukhu Aliyev, Kurt Ahrens Jr., Yossi Sarid, Marco Maciel, and Pauli Nevala. Among people deceased in 2014, James Brady ranks 337Before him are Suchitra Sen, Acker Bilk, Polly Bergen, Åke Johansson, Mary Anderson, and Francisco Gabica. After him are Bruno Zumino, Mark Strand, Gyula Török, Angéla Németh, Klas Ingesson, and Michio Mado.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, James Brady ranks 7,170 out of 18,182Before him are Charles W. Gilmore (1874), Nellie Tayloe Ross (1876), Jean Stapleton (1923), George O. Abell (1927), Stanley A. McChrystal (1954), and Mare Winningham (1959). After him are Dennis Muren (1946), Steve Lacy (1934), Isabel Sanford (1917), Paul Anderson (1932), Sally Mann (1951), and Mark Henry (1971).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, James Brady ranks 450Before him are Galo Plaza (1906), Billy Cunningham (1943), Edward Douglass White (1845), Benjamin Butler (1818), Robert A. Taft (1889), and Nellie Tayloe Ross (1876). After him are George Tenet (1953), James G. Blaine (1830), Edward Everett (1794), Lucy Webb Hayes (1831), Bill Bradley (1943), and Robert Bacon (1860).