Lloyd Bentsen

1921 - 2006

Lloyd Bentsen

Lloyd Millard Bentsen Jr. (February 11, 1921 – May 23, 2006) was an American politician who was a four-term United States Senator (1971–1993) from Texas and the Democratic Party nominee for vice president in 1988 on the Michael Dukakis ticket. He also served as the 69th United States Secretary of the Treasury under President Bill Clinton. Born in Mission, Texas, Bentsen graduated from the University of Texas School of Law before serving in the Air Force during World War II. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lloyd Bentsen has received more than 845,794 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 12,526th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Lloyd Bentsen ranks 12,422 out of 14,801Before him are Cem Özdemir, Bridei III, Sæberht of Essex, Jim Inhofe, Volen Siderov, and Manohar Parrikar. After him are Tillman Thomas, Raoul Cédras, John Prescott, Michael Manley, Charles Haughey, and Imangali Tasmagambetov.

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Among people born in 1921, Lloyd Bentsen ranks 260Before him are Norman Joseph Woodland, Günther Bechem, Hal David, Vera-Ellen, Ursula Franklin, and Barbara Perry. After him are Big Walter Horton, Jan Sterling, Sam Tingle, Alexis Smith, Susan Peters, and Ron Greenwood. Among people deceased in 2006, Lloyd Bentsen ranks 234Before him are Liese Prokop, Francisco Fernández Ochoa, Jimmy Johnstone, Moira Shearer, Shekhar Mehta, and Elena Mukhina. After him are Charles Haughey, Proof, Shirley Walker, Tony Jay, Juice Leskinen, and Noor Hassanali.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Lloyd Bentsen ranks 6,702 out of 12,171Before him are Carroll O'Connor (1924), Jim Inhofe (1934), Darryl Jones (1961), Chad Everett (1937), Arlo Guthrie (1947), and Jean Parker (1915). After him are Charlie Puth (1991), Pam Dawber (1951), Leslie Grossman (1971), Scott Ian (1963), Don Stark (1954), and Ninja (1991).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Lloyd Bentsen ranks 444Before him are Mary Arthur McElroy (1841), Edward Seaga (1930), H. R. Haldeman (1926), Shirley Chisholm (1924), Wilford Woodruff (1807), and Jim Inhofe (1934). After him are John Langdon (1741), John Lewis (1940), Thomas Watson Jr. (1914), James Spriggs Payne (1819), John Rutledge (1739), and Robert L. Stewart (1942).