John B. Kelly Sr.

1889 - 1960

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John Brendan Kelly Sr. (October 4, 1889 – June 20, 1960), known as Jack Kelly, was a triple Olympic champion, the first to be so in the sport of rowing. The Philadelphia-based Kelly also was a multimillionaire in the bricklaying and construction industry. He was the father of actress Grace Kelly, Princess of Monaco (thus maternal grandfather of Albert II, Prince of Monaco), and of John B. Kelly Jr., an accomplished rower in his own right who served as president of the U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John B. Kelly Sr. has received more than 493,987 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). John B. Kelly Sr. is the 7,894th most popular politician (down from 7,588th in 2019), the 2,840th most popular biography from United States (down from 15th in 2019) and the 170th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, John B. Kelly Sr. ranks 7,894 out of 15,710Before her are Lotf Ali Khan, Azem Galica, Theresa of Portugal, Countess of Flanders, An Dương Vương, Svatopluk, Duke of Bohemia, and Ahmed Qurei. After her are Sidónio Pais, Demetrius the Fair, Michail Stasinopoulos, Tommaso Mocenigo, Đồng Khánh, and Alfred, Hereditary Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha.

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Among people born in 1889, John B. Kelly Sr. ranks 93Before her are Erle Stanley Gardner, G. M. B. Dobson, Alexander Antonov, Richard Boleslawski, Adolfo Ruiz Cortines, and Azem Galica. After her are Charles Kay Ogden, Dorothy Gibson, Walther Gerlach, Albin Stenroos, Tito Schipa, and Amadeo Bordiga. Among people deceased in 1960, John B. Kelly Sr. ranks 66Before her are St John Philby, Véra Clouzot, Cedric Gibbons, Feroze Gandhi, Bruno Loerzer, and Georges Claude. After her are Carlos Ibáñez del Campo, Nevil Shute, Alan Stacey, Józef Haller, Prince Ferdinand Pius, Duke of Calabria, and Hans Albers.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John B. Kelly Sr. ranks 2,840 out of 15,968Before her are Marian Anderson (1897), Octavia Spencer (1972), Larry Niven (1938), S. S. Van Dine (1888), Walter De Maria (1935), and Dita Von Teese (1972). After her are Eva Longoria (1975), Edwin H. Land (1909), Moses Malone (1955), Charles Jencks (1939), Terry Goodkind (1948), and Julie Harris (1925).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, John B. Kelly Sr. ranks 170Before her are Kaʻahumanu (1768), David Duke (1950), Harry Dexter White (1892), Mangas Coloradas (1792), Susannah Mushatt Jones (1899), and Henry Wilson (1812). After her are Ronald Inglehart (1934), Dan Quayle (1947), P. J. Kennedy (1858), R. Budd Dwyer (1939), John Nance Garner (1868), and Thomas A. Hendricks (1819).