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James Skivring Smith

1825 - 1892

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James Skivring Smith (February 26, 1825 – 1892) was a Liberian politician who served as the sixth president of Liberia from 1871 to 1872. Prior to this, he served as the eighth vice president of Liberia from 1870 to 1871 under President Edward James Roye and as Secretary of State from 1856 to 1860 in the cabinet of President Stephen Allen Benson. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Skivring Smith has received more than 75,432 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). James Skivring Smith is the 16,166th most popular politician (down from 14,213th in 2019), the 10,486th most popular biography from United States (down from 10,112th in 2019) and the 692nd most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, James Skivring Smith ranks 16,166 out of 15,577Before him are Amina Bouayach, Jim Marurai, Clare Boothe Luce, Wendell Ford, Dadullah, and Komi Sélom Klassou. After him are Moeketsi Majoro, Max Baucus, Laura Boldrini, Errol Barrow, Fernando Grande-Marlaska, and Elena Salgado.

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Among people born in 1825, James Skivring Smith ranks 79Before him are Albrecht Weber, Francisco Antonino Vidal, Adelaide Anne Procter, Antoinette Brown Blackwell, Ludwig Carl Christian Koch, and Francis James Child. After him are Henry Heth, William Spottiswoode, Frances Harper, R. D. Blackmore, Bayard Taylor, and Newton Booth. Among people deceased in 1892, James Skivring Smith ranks 75Before him are Cyrus West Field, Johan Sverdrup, Alexandre Levy, Teréz Karacs, John Greenleaf Whittier, and Pieter Willem Korthals. After him are Harry Atkinson and Newton Booth.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, James Skivring Smith ranks 10,486 out of 18,182Before him are J Dilla (1974), Charles Lane (1905), Pauline Frederick (1883), David Faustino (1974), Fred Armisen (1966), and James Gentle (1904). After him are Lisa Brennan-Jobs (1978), Charles "Buddy" Rogers (1904), Max Baucus (1941), Shannyn Sossamon (1978), Mark Sandrich (1900), and Eric Trump (1984).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, James Skivring Smith ranks 692Before him are John Adams Dix (1798), Thomas Mifflin (1744), David Brenner (1962), Susan Rice (1964), Clare Boothe Luce (1903), and Wendell Ford (1924). After him are Max Baucus (1941), Jack Lew (1955), John Lindsay (1921), Horatio Seymour (1810), Nicholas Katzenbach (1922), and Simon Cameron (1799).