James Scullin

1876 - 1953

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James Henry Scullin (18 September 1876 – 28 January 1953) was an Australian Labor Party politician and the ninth Prime Minister of Australia. Scullin led Labor to government at the 1929 election. The Wall Street Crash of 1929 transpired just two days after his swearing in, which would herald the beginning of the Great Depression in Australia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Scullin has received more than 157,054 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). James Scullin is the 14,334th most popular politician (down from 12,973rd in 2019), the 340th most popular biography from Australia (down from 270th in 2019) and the 33rd most popular Australian Politician.

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Among politicians, James Scullin ranks 14,334 out of 15,710Before him are Alfred Sant, John Hamilton-Gordon, 1st Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair, Isamu Sonoda, Kay Bailey Hutchison, Sylvie Goulard, and Roland Koch. After him are Enele Sopoaga, Jean Charest, Mir Hazar Khan Khoso, Raja Pervaiz Ashraf, Zindzi Mandela, and Zehava Gal-On.

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Among people born in 1876, James Scullin ranks 160Before him are Gregory Mathews, Con Leahy, Clara Blandick, Zitkala-Sa, Carl Ruggles, and James Larkin. After him are William Farnum, Susan Glaspell, Sol Plaatje, and Sophia Duleep Singh. Among people deceased in 1953, James Scullin ranks 154Before him are George Barnes, Sophia Hayden, Roland Young, Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, Alex James, and Alice Eastwood. After him are Robert F. Wagner, William Farnum, and David Curtiss Munson.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, James Scullin ranks 340 out of 790Before him are Kate Morton (1976), Bill Hunter (1940), Nick Kyrgios (1995), Mitchell Langerak (1988), John Pyper-Ferguson (1964), and Mick Harvey (1958). After him are Louis Mandylor (1966), Kerry Melville (1947), John Devitt (1937), Shaun Tan (1974), Mark Edmondson (1954), and Richard Flanagan (1961).

Among POLITICIANS In Australia

Among politicians born in Australia, James Scullin ranks 33Before him are Earle Page (1880), Joseph Lyons (1879), Michael Jeffery (1937), John McEwen (1900), Frank Forde (1890), and Michael Joseph Savage (1872). After him are Bill Hayden (1933), John Kerr (1914), Peter Hollingworth (1935), Ben Williams (1977), Bob Brown (1944), and Julie Bishop (1956).