Leonard Wood

1860 - 1927

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Leonard Wood (October 9, 1860 – August 7, 1927) was a United States Army major general, physician, and public official. He served as the Chief of Staff of the United States Army, Military Governor of Cuba, and Governor General of the Philippines. He began his military career as an army doctor on the frontier, where he received the Medal of Honor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leonard Wood has received more than 479,759 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Leonard Wood is the 13,817th most popular politician (down from 12,971st in 2019), the 8,992nd most popular biography from United States and the 587th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Leonard Wood ranks 13,817 out of 15,710Before him are Sæward of Essex, Lamar Alexander, Zinetula Bilyaletdinov, Erra-imitti, Juhan Parts, and Gilbert Diendéré. After him are Jussi Halla-aho, Loyola de Palacio, Saskia Esken, Jeremy Hunt, Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading, and Georgiy Gongadze.

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Among people born in 1860, Leonard Wood ranks 118Before him are Gabriele Possanner, James Neill, John Antoine Nau, Kate Bruce, Joseph Cook, and John Hope, 7th Earl of Hopetoun. After him are Rufus Isaacs, 1st Marquess of Reading, Gregorio Aglipay, Susanna M. Salter, Charles Oman, and John W. Weeks. Among people deceased in 1927, Leonard Wood ranks 112Before him are Harald Hansen, Manuel Gondra, Samuel Garman, Max Weiss, Reginald Dyer, and Feliciano Viera. After him are Harry Johnston and Sybil Bauer.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Leonard Wood ranks 8,992 out of 15,968Before him are Claire McDowell (1877), Bob Bryan (1978), Les Baxter (1922), Larry Miller (1953), Annette Charles (1948), and Robert Weinberg (1942). After him are Ben Burtt (1948), Dorothy Janis (1912), Brett Ratner (1969), Edward S. Holden (1846), William Daniels (1901), and Meg Whitman (1956).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Leonard Wood ranks 587Before him are Charles Francis Adams Sr. (1807), Edward Brooke (1919), John Langdon (1741), Nell Arthur (1837), Benjamin Harrison V (1726), and Lamar Alexander (1940). After him are William R. Day (1849), Andrew Young (1932), Max Baucus (1941), Lindsey Graham (1955), Hiram Johnson (1866), and Herbert H. Lehman (1878).