John McCain

1936 - 2018

John McCain

John Sidney McCain III (August 29, 1936 – August 25, 2018) was an American politician and military officer, who served as a United States Senator for Arizona from 1987 until his death in 2018. He previously served two terms in the United States House of Representatives and was the Republican nominee for president of the United States in the 2008 election, which he lost to Barack Obama. McCain graduated from the United States Naval Academy in 1958 and received a commission in the United States Navy. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John McCain has received more than 23,873,906 page views. His biography is available in 105 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,364th most popular politician.

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  • 105

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  • 3.35

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 7.81

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, John McCain ranks 1,358 out of 14,801Before him are Childebert I, Casimir III the Great, Athaulf, Piero di Cosimo de' Medici, Uesugi Kenshin, and Léon Blum. After him are Theodore II Laskaris, Asa of Judah, Louis the Child, Octavia the Younger, Lon Nol, and Bernie Sanders.

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Among people born in 1936, John McCain ranks 22Before him are Richard Bach, F. W. de Klerk, Glen Campbell, David Carradine, Barack Obama Sr., and Barry Barish. After him are Ismail Kadare, Zubin Mehta, Wilt Chamberlain, Ursula Andress, Michael Landon, and Burt Reynolds. Among people deceased in 2018, John McCain ranks 16Before him are Amos Oz, Philip Roth, Aretha Franklin, Henrik, Prince Consort of Denmark, Paul Bocuse, and Lys Assia. After him are Peter Grünberg, Burt Reynolds, Riccardo Giacconi, Isao Takahata, France Gall, and Stephen Hillenburg.

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In Panama

Among people born in Panama, John McCain ranks 2 out of 45Before him are Manuel Noriega (1934). After him are Carlos Fuentes (1928), Omar Torrijos (1929), Edward A. Murphy Jr. (1918), Roberto Durán (1951), Rubén Blades (1948), Billy Cobham (1944), Miguel Bosé (1956), Ricardo Martinelli (1952), Guillermo Endara (1936), and Jordana Brewster (1980).


Among politicians born in Panama, John McCain ranks 2Before him are Manuel Noriega (1934). After him are Omar Torrijos (1929), Ricardo Martinelli (1952), Guillermo Endara (1936), Arnulfo Arias (1901), Mireya Moscoso (1946), Juan Carlos Varela (1963), Laurentino Cortizo (1953), Ricardo Maduro (1946), Eric Arturo Delvalle (1937), and Jorge Illueca (1918).

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