James Madison

1751 - 1836

James Madison

James Madison (March 16, 1751 – June 28, 1836) was an American statesman, diplomat, expansionist, philosopher and Founding Father who served as the fourth president of the United States from 1809 to 1817. He is hailed as the "Father of the Constitution" for his pivotal role in drafting and promoting the Constitution of the United States and the United States Bill of Rights. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Madison has received more than 7,750,396 page views. His biography is available in 120 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 668th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, James Madison ranks 663 out of 14,801Before him are Edvard Beneš, Ivan III of Russia, Henry VI, Holy Roman Emperor, Jiang Zemin, Yongzheng Emperor, and Suharto. After him are Enrico Dandolo, Cao Pi, Otto III, Holy Roman Emperor, Louis V of France, Epaminondas, and Michael VIII Palaiologos.

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Among people born in 1751, James Madison ranks 1After him are Maria Anna Mozart, Ferdinand I of the Two Sicilies, Caroline Matilda of Great Britain, Maria Luisa of Parma, Archduchess Maria Josepha of Austria, Ferdinand, Duke of Parma, Charles Emmanuel IV of Sardinia, Emanuel Schikaneder, Dmitry Bortniansky, George Shaw, and Wilhelmina of Prussia, Princess of Orange. Among people deceased in 1836, James Madison ranks 3Before him are André-Marie Ampère and Charles X of France. After him are Emmanuel Joseph Sieyès, Letizia Ramolino, Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle, William Godwin, Maria Malibran, Antoine Laurent de Jussieu, Princess Wilhelmine of Baden, Anthony of Saxony, and Davy Crockett.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, James Madison ranks 196 out of 12,171Before him are John Cage (1912), Doris Day (1922), John Williams (1932), B. F. Skinner (1904), Edwin McMillan (1907), and Charles Sanders Peirce (1839). After him are John Ford (1894), Judy Garland (1922), Gary Cooper (1901), Denzel Washington (1954), Mel Gibson (1956), and Frank Zappa (1940).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, James Madison ranks 32Before him are Dick Cheney (1941), Gerald Ford (1913), John Adams (1735), Robert F. Kennedy (1925), James Monroe (1758), and Andrew Jackson (1767). After him are Herbert Hoover (1874), Ulysses S. Grant (1822), Jerry Brown (1938), George Marshall (1880), John Quincy Adams (1767), and William Henry Harrison (1773).