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John Quincy Adams

1767 - 1848

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John Quincy Adams ( (listen); July 11, 1767 – February 23, 1848) was an American politician, diplomat, lawyer, and diarist who served as the sixth president of the United States, from 1825 to 1829. He previously served as the eighth United States Secretary of State from 1817 to 1825. During his long diplomatic and political career, Adams also served as an ambassador, and as a member of the United States Congress representing Massachusetts in both chambers. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Quincy Adams has received more than 10,474,187 page views. His biography is available in 127 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 122 in 2019). John Quincy Adams is the 915th most popular politician (up from 1,131st in 2019), the 267th most popular biography from United States (up from 359th in 2019) and the 37th most popular American Politician.

John Quincy Adams is most famous for being the 6th president of the United States.

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Among politicians, John Quincy Adams ranks 915 out of 15,577Before him are Julius Streicher, Helmut Schmidt, Andronikos II Palaiologos, Fahd of Saudi Arabia, Hafizullah Amin, and Cambyses I. After him are Elisabeth of France, Muhammad XII of Granada, Ivan VI of Russia, Béla Kun, Cassander, and Raymond Poincaré.

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Among people born in 1767, John Quincy Adams ranks 6Before him are Joachim Murat, Wilhelm von Humboldt, Louis Antoine de Saint-Just, Andrew Jackson, and Jean-Baptiste Say. After him are John VI of Portugal, Benjamin Constant, Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn, August Wilhelm Schlegel, Duchess Elisabeth of Württemberg, and Nicolas Oudinot. Among people deceased in 1848, John Quincy Adams ranks 6Before him are Jöns Jacob Berzelius, Gaetano Donizetti, George Stephenson, Emily Brontë, and François-René de Chateaubriand. After him are Ibrahim Pasha of Egypt, Christian VIII of Denmark, Bernard Bolzano, Caroline Herschel, William Lamb, 2nd Viscount Melbourne, and María Isabella of Spain.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Quincy Adams ranks 267 out of 18,182Before him are Christopher Lloyd (1938), Mary Cassatt (1844), B.B. King (1925), Robert Peary (1856), Margaret Mitchell (1900), and Leonard Bernstein (1918). After him are Claude Shannon (1916), Robert Andrews Millikan (1868), Rachel Carson (1907), Benjamin Harrison (1833), Robert Fulton (1765), and Jesse James (1847).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, John Quincy Adams ranks 37Before him are James Monroe (1758), James Madison (1751), Andrew Jackson (1767), Robert F. Kennedy (1925), William Howard Taft (1857), and Calvin Coolidge (1872). After him are Benjamin Harrison (1833), Andrew Johnson (1808), George Marshall (1880), Grover Cleveland (1837), Warren G. Harding (1865), and William Henry Harrison (1773).