James Spriggs Payne

1819 - 1882

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James Spriggs Payne (December 19, 1819 – January 31, 1882) served as the fourth and eighth President of Liberia, from 1868 to 1870 and from 1876 to 1878. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Spriggs Payne has received more than 83,091 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. James Spriggs Payne is the 13,403rd most popular politician (down from 12,431st in 2019), the 7,997th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,765th in 2019) and the 511th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, James Spriggs Payne ranks 13,403 out of 15,710Before him are Cleitus, Gennady Novitsky, Dubravka Šuica, William Fox, Sükhbaataryn Batbold, and Ana Pastor Julián. After him are Karmenu Vella, John Kasich, Feleti Sevele, Oliver Otis Howard, Feliciano Viera, and Osric of Deira.

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Among people born in 1819, James Spriggs Payne ranks 80Before him are Charles Piazzi Smyth, Ion Emanuel Florescu, Alexandru G. Golescu, Yakov Polonsky, Monier Monier-Williams, and Joaquín Jovellar y Soler. After him are George Salmon, William Rosecrans, Henry Tate, and John W. Geary. Among people deceased in 1882, James Spriggs Payne ranks 64Before him are James Challis, Ernest Courtot de Cissey, Henry Cole, Ion Andreescu, William Harrison Ainsworth, and Joaquim Manuel de Macedo. After him are Richard Henry Dana Jr., Edward Bouverie Pusey, and Milton Latham.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, James Spriggs Payne ranks 7,997 out of 15,968Before him are Jon Seda (1970), Bernie Leadon (1947), Mariette Hartley (1940), Alan King (1927), Dan Hartman (1950), and Elaine Stritch (1925). After him are Haskell Wexler (1922), Pamela Bellwood (1951), Wayne Allwine (1947), Paul Bostaph (1964), John Kasich (1952), and Frank Chapman (1864).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, James Spriggs Payne ranks 511Before him are Mike Lee (1971), George Hearst (1820), Francis Hopkinson (1737), Steven Mnuchin (1962), Tim Kaine (1958), and George J. Mitchell (1933). After him are John Kasich (1952), Oliver Otis Howard (1830), John Delaney (1963), Gray Davis (1942), Victoria Nuland (1961), and Clark Clifford (1906).