John Hay

1838 - 1905

John Hay

John Milton Hay (October 8, 1838 – July 1, 1905) was an American statesman and official whose career in government stretched over almost half a century. Beginning as a private secretary and assistant to Abraham Lincoln, Hay's highest office was United States Secretary of State under Presidents William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Hay has received more than 528,185 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 10,493rd most popular politician.

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Among politicians, John Hay ranks 10,437 out of 14,801Before him are Joseph François Dupleix, Otto Graf Lambsdorff, Georgios Kountouriotis, Andres Tarand, Yusuf Lule, and Manius Aquillius. After him are Abeid Karume, Alexander Rueb, Jahanara Begum, Boris Pankin, Eudamidas I, and João do Canto e Castro.

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Among people born in 1838, John Hay ranks 59Before him are Marianne Cope, Nicolás Salmerón y Alonso, Victoria Woodhull, Henry Adams, Mahmoud Sami el-Baroudi, and Thomas Blake Glover. After him are Sherburne Wesley Burnham, Ferdinand Zirkel, Gotō Shōjirō, Jules Méline, Henry Irving, and Princess Antoinette of Saxe-Altenburg. Among people deceased in 1905, John Hay ranks 50Before him are Henrik Sjöberg, Kārlis Baumanis, Princess Caroline Reuss of Greiz, Theodoros Diligiannis, Debendranath Tagore, and Rudolf von Alt. After him are Konstantin Savitsky, Simeon Solomon, Juan Valera y Alcalá-Galiano, Charles Yerkes, Henry Irving, and René Goblet.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Hay ranks 4,091 out of 12,171Before him are Marianne Moore (1887), Leila Hyams (1905), John Zerzan (1943), Chester Conklin (1886), Julia Ward Howe (1819), and Kelly Johnson (1910). After him are Paul J. Weitz (1932), Randy Crawford (1952), Charles Coburn (1877), Lew Ayres (1908), Vincent Richards (1903), and Harry Carey Jr. (1921).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, John Hay ranks 258Before him are Ida Saxton McKinley (1847), Angelica Singleton Van Buren (1818), Mitch McConnell (1942), Julia Grant (1826), Charles Evans Hughes (1862), and Edward Stettinius Jr. (1900). After him are Miguel d'Escoto Brockmann (1933), Pete Rose (1941), Leo Ryan (1925), Jesse Ventura (1951), Charles Doolittle Walcott (1850), and Edmund Muskie (1914).