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John Adams Dix

1798 - 1879

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John Adams Dix (July 24, 1798 – April 21, 1879) was an American politician and military officer who was Secretary of the Treasury, Governor of New York and Union major general during the Civil War. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Adams Dix has received more than 217,634 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). John Adams Dix is the 16,113th most popular politician (down from 13,835th in 2019), the 10,408th most popular biography from United States (down from 9,091st in 2019) and the 685th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, John Adams Dix ranks 16,113 out of 15,577Before him are Hama Amadou, Roman Dzindzichashvili, Andrew Young, S. I. Hayakawa, Nicolas Tiangaye, and Carmen Barth. After him are Sin-Iqisham, Randa Kassis, Kazimierz Laskowski, Donatus, Landgrave of Hesse, Spartaco Bandinelli, and Álvaro García Linera.

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Among people born in 1798, John Adams Dix ranks 50Before him are Alessandro Antonelli, Jacques Bernard Hombron, Gustav Rose, Friedrich Gottlieb Bartling, Jacques Jasmin, and Mirabeau B. Lamar. After him are Christoph Gudermann, William Edmond Logan, and George Don. Among people deceased in 1879, John Adams Dix ranks 64Before him are Juan Antonio Pezet, Emma Smith, John Lawrence, 1st Baron Lawrence, George Caleb Bingham, Richard H. Anderson, and Adelardo López de Ayala y Herrera. After him are Caleb Cushing, Sarah Josepha Hale, and Zachariah Chandler.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Adams Dix ranks 10,408 out of 18,182Before him are Bebel Gilberto (1966), Charles Eastman (1858), Eytan Fox (1964), Josh Groban (1981), Andy Timmons (1963), and Maurice Stokes (1933). After him are William Bolcom (1938), Ivan Fuqua (1909), Nicole Krauss (1974), Tyler Bates (1965), Tom Wolf (1948), and Ana Ortiz (1971).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, John Adams Dix ranks 685Before him are Mike Gravel (1930), John Kasich (1952), Pete Wilson (1933), Matilda Howell (1859), Andrew Young (1932), and Carmen Barth (1912). After him are Thomas Mifflin (1744), David Brenner (1962), Susan Rice (1964), Clare Boothe Luce (1903), Wendell Ford (1924), and James Skivring Smith (1825).