John Adams

1767 - 1829

John Adams

John Adams, known as Jack Adams (4 July 1767 – 5 March 1829), was the last survivor of the Bounty mutineers who settled on Pitcairn Island in January 1790, the year after the mutiny. His real name was John Adams, but he used the name Alexander Smith until he was discovered in 1808 by Captain Mayhew Folger of the American whaling ship Topaz. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Adams has received more than 12,598,502 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 73rd most popular extremist.

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Among extremists, John Adams ranks 73 out of 182Before him are Jordan Belfort, Oskar Gröning, Tommaso Buscetta, Whitey Bulger, Marc Dutroux, and Johann Rattenhuber. After him are Edmund Kemper, Armin Meiwes, Aileen Wuornos, Taha Yassin Ramadan, Jacques Mesrine, and Gary Ridgway.

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Among people born in 1767, John Adams ranks 19Before him are Rama II of Siam, Andreas Hofer, Duchess Elisabeth of Württemberg, Henri Christophe, Maria Theresa of Austria, and Anders Gustaf Ekeberg. After him are Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson, Jean-Lambert Tallien, Alexis Bouvard, Philippe LeBon, Johann Heinrich Friedrich Link, and Marie of Hesse-Kassel. Among people deceased in 1829, John Adams ranks 16Before him are Louis Nicolas Vauquelin, François-Joseph Gossec, Alexander Griboyedov, Mauro Giuliani, Maria Beatrice d'Este, Duchess of Massa, and Maria Josepha Amalia of Saxony. After him are Kittur Chennamma, Adam Albert von Neipperg, Johann Heinrich Wilhelm Tischbein, Josef Dobrovský, Jean-Baptiste Regnault, and Princess Henrietta of Nassau-Weilburg.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, John Adams ranks 1,125 out of 5,347Before him are John Kay (1704), Frank Lampard (1978), John Gay (1685), J. Michael Kosterlitz (1943), John Charles (1931), and Pete Postlethwaite (1946). After him are Seamus Heaney (1939), William Sturgeon (1783), C. Northcote Parkinson (1909), Victoria Beckham (1974), John Boorman (1933), and Dominic Purcell (1970).

Among EXTREMISTS In United Kingdom

Among extremists born in United Kingdom, John Adams ranks 4Before him are Sawney Bean (1600), Emily Davison (1872), and Emperor Norton (1818). After him are Jonathan Wild (1683), Mary Bell (1957), John Bodkin Adams (1899), Harold Shipman (1946), John Haigh (null), Dennis Nilsen (1945), Dick Turpin (1705), and Peter Sutcliffe (1946).