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John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll

1680 - 1743

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Field Marshal John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll, 1st Duke of Greenwich, (10 October 1680 – 4 October 1743), styled Lord Lorne from 1680 to 1703, was a Scottish nobleman and senior commander in the British Army. He served on the continent in the Nine Years' War and fought at the Battle of Kaiserwerth during the War of the Spanish Succession. He went on to serve as a brigade commander during the later battles of the War of the Spanish Succession. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll has received more than 158,313 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll is the 13,368th most popular politician (down from 12,383rd in 2019), the 4,002nd most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 3,432nd in 2019) and the 489th most popular British Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll ranks 13,368 out of 15,710Before him are Cheick Modibo Diarra, Lucio Gutiérrez, Steponas Kairys, Liviu Dragnea, Stanislaw Tillich, and Ilias Tsirimokos. After him are Viktor Khristenko, Mazie Hirono, Adel al-Jubeir, Apolo Nsibambi, Roger Kolo, and Viola Amherd.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1680, John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll ranks 17Before him are Princess Luise Dorothea of Prussia, Johann Baptist Zimmermann, Emanuele d'Astorga, John Machin, Barthold Heinrich Brockes, and Philippe Néricault Destouches.  Among people deceased in 1743, John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll ranks 13Before him are Spencer Compton, 1st Earl of Wilmington, Rafael Casanova, Melusine von der Schulenburg, Duchess of Kendal, Jai Singh II, Augustine Washington, and Karl Friedrich, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll ranks 4,002 out of 6,924Before him are Tyson Fury (1988), Jimmy Gallagher (1901), John Pond (1767), Frank Swift (1913), Christian Coulson (1978), and Sean Pertwee (1964). After him are Charlotte Riley (1981), Frances O'Connor (1967), Leigh Hunt (1784), David Storey (1933), John Farnham (1949), and James D'Arcy (1975).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, John Campbell, 2nd Duke of Argyll ranks 489Before him are Aneurin Bevan (1897), Harry Mallin (1892), Charles Townshend, 2nd Viscount Townshend (1674), Philip Hammond (1955), Henry Hyndman (1842), and Michael Foot (1913). After him are William Fox (1812), Victor Cavendish, 9th Duke of Devonshire (1868), Tom Clarke (1858), Freeman Freeman-Thomas, 1st Marquess of Willingdon (1866), Gayatri Devi (1919), and Charles Townshend (1725).