James Clapper

1941 - Today

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James Robert Clapper Jr. (born March 14, 1941) is a retired lieutenant general in the United States Air Force and former Director of National Intelligence. Clapper has held several key positions within the United States Intelligence Community. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Clapper has received more than 1,598,146 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. James Clapper is the 17,867th most popular politician (down from 16,487th in 2019), the 13,530th most popular biography from United States (down from 12,828th in 2019) and the 943rd most popular American Politician.

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  • 38.87

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.55

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.30

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of James Clappers by language

Over the past year James Clapper has had the most page views in the with 110,817 views, followed by French (4,041), and Russian (2,887). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are French (133.85%), Simple English (93.47%), and Azerbaijani (90.20%)


Among politicians, James Clapper ranks 17,867 out of 19,576Before him are Freddie Pitcher, Soraya Post, Ravi Shastri, Mahamat Kamoun, Agnes Chow, and Xavier Bertrand. After him are Eugen Bejinariu, Pavel Gubarev, Sibel Siber, Paine Wingate, Susanne Riess, and Frank Murphy.

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Among people born in 1941, James Clapper ranks 616Before him are Jan Lehane, Ellen Willis, Marian Dudziak, Trent Lott, Gloria Allred, and Ed Bradley. After him are Guy Clark, Frederick Hauck, Robert Hunter, Ali Khalif Galaydh, Lamont Dozier, and Joan A. Steitz.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, James Clapper ranks 13,530 out of 20,380Before him are Jerry Butler (1939), Jimmy Douglas (1898), Michelle Williams (1979), Eric Peterson (1964), Sarah J. Maas (1986), and Marisa Miller (1978). After him are Stepin Fetchit (1902), Donald Howard Menzel (1901), Sidney Drell (1926), Troy Davis (1968), Guy Clark (1941), and Eugenie Clark (1922).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, James Clapper ranks 943Before him are Charlie Crist (1956), Bill Lee (1959), Jack Valenti (1921), Albert Gore Sr. (1907), Harry F. Byrd (1887), and Tom Perez (1961). After him are Paine Wingate (1739), Frank Murphy (1890), Buddy MacKay (1933), John W. Geary (1819), Maggie Hassan (1958), and Brian Kemp (1963).