Janet Yellen

1946 - Today

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Janet Louise Yellen (born August 13, 1946) is an American economist, educator and government official who has served as the 78th United States secretary of the treasury since January 26, 2021. A member of the Democratic Party, she previously served as the 15th chair of the Federal Reserve from 2014 to 2018. She is the first woman to hold either role. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Janet Yellen has received more than 5,121,488 page views. Her biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 52 in 2019). Janet Yellen is the 5,817th most popular politician (down from 5,575th in 2019), the 2,019th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,800th in 2019) and the 124th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Janet Yellen ranks 5,817 out of 15,710Before her are Nikolai Krylenko, Eduardo Duhalde, Dabiša of Bosnia, Bo Xilai, King Li of Zhou, and Rechila. After her are Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester, Rozala of Italy, Henry L. Stimson, Diponegoro, Emperor Heizei, and Hermann Billung.

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Among people born in 1946, Janet Yellen ranks 117Before her are Elías Figueroa, Robert Mapplethorpe, François Bozizé, Edita Gruberová, Htin Kyaw, and Semion Mogilevich. After her are Bigas Luna, Ralf Hütter, Mohamed Abdelaziz, John C. Mather, Rodrigo Lara, and Jochen Mass.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Janet Yellen ranks 2,019 out of 15,968Before her are Donald J. Cram (1919), Perry Como (1912), Robert Todd Lincoln (1843), Ariana Grande (1993), Richard Pryor (1940), and Henry Winkler (1945). After her are Ronnie Coleman (1964), Henry L. Stimson (1867), Edwin G. Krebs (1918), George H. Hitchings (1905), Lionel Stander (1908), and Ian Somerhalder (1978).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Janet Yellen ranks 124Before her are Elijah Muhammad (1897), Spiro Agnew (1918), Clement Greenberg (1909), John Hancock (1737), Samuel Adams (1722), and Robert Todd Lincoln (1843). After her are Henry L. Stimson (1867), Hubert Humphrey (1911), Curtis LeMay (1906), Kamehameha II (1797), Paul Wolfowitz (1943), and Ron Paul (1935).