John Tyler

1790 - 1862

John Tyler

John Tyler (March 29, 1790 – January 18, 1862) was the tenth president of the United States from 1841 to 1845 after briefly serving as the tenth vice president in 1841; he was elected vice president on the 1840 Whig ticket with President William Henry Harrison. Tyler ascended to the presidency after Harrison's death in April 1841, only a month after the start of the new administration. He was a stalwart supporter and advocate of states' rights, and he adopted nationalistic policies as president only when they did not infringe on the powers of the states. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Tyler has received more than 4,655,458 page views. His biography is available in 117 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,441st most popular politician.

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Among politicians, John Tyler ranks 1,434 out of 14,801Before him are Gudea, Conrad of Montferrat, Felix Yusupov, Tabaré Vázquez, Ehud Olmert, and Pauline Bonaparte. After him are Emperor Taizu of Song, Vasili IV of Russia, Elisa Bonaparte, Anastas Mikoyan, Ælla of Northumbria, and Mayer Amschel Rothschild.

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Among people born in 1790, John Tyler ranks 6Before him are Jean-François Champollion, Leopold I of Belgium, August Ferdinand Möbius, George Everest, and Alphonse de Lamartine. After him are Sunjo of Joseon, Jules Dumont d'Urville, Nicolas Chauvin, John Frederic Daniell, Leopold, Grand Duke of Baden, and Robert Stirling. Among people deceased in 1862, John Tyler ranks 5Before him are Martin Van Buren, Henry David Thoreau, Samuel Colt, and Jean-Baptiste Biot. After him are James Clark Ross, Bahadur Shah Zafar, Alfred I, Prince of Windisch-Grätz, Mikhail Ostrogradsky, Fromental Halévy, Božena Němcová, and Karl Nesselrode.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, John Tyler ranks 422 out of 12,171Before him are Shirley Temple (1928), Steve Ballmer (1956), Terry Gilliam (1940), Lauren Bacall (1924), Florence Foster Jenkins (1868), and Chuck Jones (1912). After him are Paulette Goddard (1910), Ben Roy Mottelson (1926), Jeff Bridges (1949), James Coburn (1928), Janet Leigh (1927), and Rutherford B. Hayes (1822).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, John Tyler ranks 58Before him are William McKinley (1843), Jim Mattis (1950), Benjamin Harrison (1833), Bernie Sanders (1941), Jefferson Davis (1808), and James Buchanan (1791). After him are Rutherford B. Hayes (1822), Ted Kennedy (1932), John Kerry (1943), Sarah Palin (1964), Kamehameha I (1758), and Donald Rumsfeld (1932).