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John Kerry

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John Forbes Kerry (born December 11, 1943) is an American attorney, politician and diplomat who currently serves as the first United States special presidential envoy for climate. A member of the Forbes family and the Democratic Party, he previously served as the 68th United States secretary of state from 2013 to 2017 under Barack Obama and as a United States senator from Massachusetts from 1985 to 2013. He was the Democratic nominee for president of the United States in the 2004 election, losing to incumbent President George W. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Kerry has received more than 11,221,238 page views. His biography is available in 87 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 86 in 2019). John Kerry is the 1,678th most popular politician (up from 2,445th in 2019), the 508th most popular biography from United States (up from 811th in 2019) and the 61st most popular American Politician.

John Kerry is most famous for being the Secretary of State under President Barack Obama.

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Among politicians, John Kerry ranks 1,678 out of 15,577Before him are Porfirio Díaz, Giulio Andreotti, Coloman, King of Hungary, Emperor Guangwu of Han, Lon Nol, and Mohammed V of Morocco. After him are Leopold, Duke of Lorraine, Shapur II, Teti, Li Xiannian, Béla I of Hungary, and Senusret I.

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Among people born in 1943, John Kerry ranks 36Before him are Raffaella Carrà, Malcolm McDowell, Johnny Hallyday, Jean-Jacques Annaud, David Cronenberg, and Carlos Alberto Parreira. After him are Richard Wright, Jacques Attali, Khalifa Haftar, Billie Jean King, Terrence Malick, and Helmut Marko.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Kerry ranks 508 out of 18,182Before him are Paul Simon (1941), Elinor Ostrom (1933), Melvin Calvin (1911), Ruth Benedict (1887), Immanuel Wallerstein (1930), and Florence Foster Jenkins (1868). After him are Robert Mitchum (1917), Leonard Nimoy (1931), Romina Power (1951), John Malkovich (1953), Allen Ginsberg (1926), and Kary Mullis (1944).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, John Kerry ranks 61Before him are Colin Powell (1937), John Tyler (1790), Rutherford B. Hayes (1822), Sarah Palin (1964), Chester A. Arthur (1829), and Crazy Horse (1840). After him are Bernie Sanders (1941), James E. Webb (1906), Nelson Rockefeller (1908), Boris Johnson (1964), Jim Mattis (1950), and Donald Rumsfeld (1932).

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