James L. Jones

1943 - Today

Photo of James L. Jones

Icon of person James L. Jones

James Logan Jones Jr. (born December 19, 1943) is a retired United States Marine Corps four-star general who served as the 22nd United States National Security Advisor from 2009 to 2010. During his military career, he served as the 32nd Commandant of the Marine Corps from July 1999 to January 2003, and Commander, United States European Command and Supreme Allied Commander Europe from 2003 to 2006. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James L. Jones has received more than 602,062 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). James L. Jones is the 1,438th most popular military personnel (down from 1,180th in 2019), the 9,833rd most popular biography from United States (down from 8,111th in 2019) and the 144th most popular American Military Personnel.

Memorability Metrics

  • 600k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 54.03

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.88

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.57

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of James L. Jones by language


Among military personnels, James L. Jones ranks 1,438 out of 1,466Before him are Nathaniel Lyon, Mark Milley, Kenneth Anderson, Leonid Khabarov, Konstantinos Miliotis-Komninos, and Henry Heth. After him are Franciszek Gągor, George Henry Thomas, John O'Connor, Chelsea Manning, Raymond T. Odierno, and Salman Raduyev.

Most Popular Military Personnels in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1943, James L. Jones ranks 513Before him are Elaine Pagels, Joe Namath, Tony Trimmer, Bertil Roos, Nancy Greene Raine, and Jim Risch. After him are Mary Woronov, Reita Faria, John Pendry, Willie Davenport, Rose Tremain, and Richard Moll.

Others Born in 1943

Go to all Rankings

In United States

Among people born in United States, James L. Jones ranks 9,833 out of 15,968Before him are Dallas Roberts (1970), Betty Blythe (1893), Melissa Fumero (1982), Jim Risch (1943), Taylor Dayne (1962), and Constance Wu (1982). After him are Whitney Smith (1940), Jason Wiles (1970), Shiri Appleby (1978), Gertrude Mary Cox (1900), Gretchen Mol (1972), and Laurell K. Hamilton (1963).


Among military personnels born in United States, James L. Jones ranks 144Before him are Lewis H. Brereton (1890), Michael Mullen (1946), George Rogers Clark (1752), Nathaniel Lyon (1818), Mark Milley (1958), and Henry Heth (1825). After him are George Henry Thomas (1816), John O'Connor (1920), Chelsea Manning (1987), Raymond T. Odierno (1954), Hugh McCulloch (1808), and Lynndie England (1982).