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Kamehameha II

1797 - 1824

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Kamehameha II (November 1797 – July 14, 1824) was the second king of the Kingdom of Hawaii. His birth name was Liholiho and full name was Kalaninui kua Liholiho i ke kapu ʻIolani. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kamehameha II has received more than 499,415 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Kamehameha II is the 6,829th most popular politician (down from 5,991st in 2019), the 2,333rd most popular biography from United States (down from 2,094th in 2019) and the 143rd most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Kamehameha II ranks 6,829 out of 15,577Before him are Anna of Brandenburg, Phraates III, Gavril Radomir of Bulgaria, Junio Valerio Borghese, Neferkare Tereru, and Menkare. After him are Wolfgang Schüssel, George Victor, Prince of Waldeck and Pyrmont, Viktor Chernov, Ar-Rashid, Dervan, and Thomas Bruce, 7th Earl of Elgin.

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Among people born in 1797, Kamehameha II ranks 30Before him are Prince Frederick of the Netherlands, Carl Gustaf Mosander, Carlo Blasis, Sojourner Truth, Ida Laura Pfeiffer, and Giuditta Pasta. After him are Said bin Sultan, Sultan of Muscat and Oman, Annette von Droste-Hülshoff, Wilhelm Beer, Antonio Rosmini, Barthélemy Charles Joseph Dumortier, and Adhémar Jean Claude Barré de Saint-Venant. Among people deceased in 1824, Kamehameha II ranks 19Before him are Maine de Biran, Maria Theresia von Paradis, Rama II of Siam, Jean Jacques Régis de Cambacérès, Friedrich August Wolf, and Charles-François Lebrun. After him are Joseph Joubert, Charles Maturin, Princess Antoinette of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, Maria Anna of Savoy, Duchess of Chablais, Countess Palatine Maria Anna of Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld, and Ercole Consalvi.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Kamehameha II ranks 2,333 out of 18,182Before him are Clyde Tolson (1900), Charlie Munger (1924), Michael W. Young (1949), Wade Williams (1961), Sela Ward (1956), and Fred Ward (1942). After him are Barbara Liskov (1939), Mervyn LeRoy (1900), Alice Ball (1892), Elizabeth McGovern (1961), Ray Harryhausen (1920), and Luis Walter Alvarez (1911).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Kamehameha II ranks 143Before him are Henry L. Stimson (1867), Meir Kahane (1932), George Wallace (1919), Maxwell D. Taylor (1901), Paul Bremer (1941), and Clyde Tolson (1900). After him are William Joyce (1906), Harry Dexter White (1892), Nicholas Murray Butler (1862), Daniel Inouye (1924), John B. Kelly Sr. (1889), and William H. Seward (1801).