Joseph Chamberlain

1836 - 1914

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Joseph Chamberlain (8 July 1836 – 2 July 1914) was a British statesman who was first a radical Liberal, then, after opposing home rule for Ireland, a Liberal Unionist, and eventually served as a leading imperialist in coalition with the Conservatives. He split both major British parties in the course of his career. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joseph Chamberlain has received more than 715,885 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Joseph Chamberlain is the 4,245th most popular politician (up from 4,815th in 2019), the 964th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 1,035th in 2019) and the 163rd most popular British Politician.

Joseph Chamberlain is most famous for his work as a politician in the Liberal Unionist Party, and as the first Mayor of Birmingham.

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Among politicians, Joseph Chamberlain ranks 4,245 out of 15,710Before him are Æthelbald, King of Wessex, Gaafar Nimeiry, Julia Soaemias, Amine Gemayel, Osorkon II, and Rudolf Kirchschläger. After him are Wolfram Sievers, Catherine of Saxe-Lauenburg, Arnold Gehlen, Utu-hengal, Sophia, and Hussein Kamel of Egypt.

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Among people born in 1836, Joseph Chamberlain ranks 15Before him are James Tissot, Henri Fantin-Latour, Sakamoto Ryōma, Ferdinand Cheval, Gustavo Adolfo Bécquer, and Władysław Tarnowski. After him are Jules Joseph Lefebvre, Kalākaua, Hassan I of Morocco, Jules Chéret, Princess Anna of Prussia, and Enomoto Takeaki. Among people deceased in 1914, Joseph Chamberlain ranks 28Before him are Maximilian von Spee, Alexander Samsonov, Alfred Thayer Mahan, Charles Péguy, Alain-Fournier, and Theodor Kittelsen. After him are John Tenniel, Anatoly Lyadov, Christian Morgenstern, Louis Couturat, Princess Adelgunde of Bavaria, and Empress Shōken.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Joseph Chamberlain ranks 964 out of 6,924Before him are Amy Winehouse (1983), Roger Mortimer, 1st Earl of March (1287), Kim Cattrall (1956), James Anderson (1680), Philip Sclater (1829), and Æthelbald, King of Wessex (831). After him are Clementine Churchill (1885), Winifred Wagner (1897), Samuel Crompton (1753), John Hanning Speke (1827), Charles Edward, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1884), and Thomas Willis (1621).

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