John Adams Dix

1798 - 1879

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John Adams Dix (July 24, 1798 – April 21, 1879) 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 143,734 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). John Adams Dix is the 13,860th most popular politician (down from 12,609th in 2019), the 9,108th most popular biography from United States and the 595th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, John Adams Dix ranks 13,860 out of 15,710Before him are Nick Leeson, Mercedes Aráoz, Omar Ibrahim Ghalawanji, William H. Webster, Arnaud Montebourg, and Manasseh Sogavare. After him are Iñaki Azkuna, I. I. Chundrigar, Ted Stevens, Dominic Raab, Payne Stewart, and Khentkaus II.

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Among people born in 1798, John Adams Dix ranks 47Before him are John Cochrane, Alessandro Antonelli, Jacques Jasmin, Thomas Henderson, Mirabeau B. Lamar, and Christoph Gudermann. After him is George Don. Among people deceased in 1879, John Adams Dix ranks 53Before him are Emma Smith, László Paál, John Bell Hood, Juan Antonio Pezet, Epameinondas Deligeorgis, and Adelardo López de Ayala y Herrera. After him are George Caleb Bingham, Caleb Cushing, and Sarah Josepha Hale.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Adams Dix ranks 9,108 out of 15,968Before him are Edith Massey (1918), Alice Calhoun (1900), Charles Cyphers (1939), Wayne Thiebaud (1920), Lucille La Verne (1872), and John Kocinski (1968). After him are Ellie Greenwich (1940), Ted Stevens (1923), Carmine Giovinazzo (1973), Edwin Arlington Robinson (1869), Jeff Young (1962), and Bess Armstrong (1953).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, John Adams Dix ranks 595Before him are Andrew Young (1932), Max Baucus (1941), Lindsey Graham (1955), Hiram Johnson (1866), Herbert H. Lehman (1878), and William H. Webster (1924). After him are Ted Stevens (1923), Payne Stewart (1957), Elliot Richardson (1920), Eric Holder (1951), Philip Schuyler (1733), and Peyton Randolph (1721).