Louis McLane

1786 - 1857

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Louis McLane (May 28, 1786 - October 7, 1857) was an American lawyer and politician from Wilmington, in New Castle County, Delaware, and Baltimore, Maryland. He was a veteran of the War of 1812, a member of the Federalist Party and later the Democratic Party. He served as the U.S. Representative from Delaware, U.S. Senator from Delaware, U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, U.S. Secretary of State, Minister Plenipotentiary to the United Kingdom, and President of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Louis McLane has received more than 105,973 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Louis McLane is the 13,600th most popular politician (down from 12,087th in 2019), the 8,412th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,099th in 2019) and the 539th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Louis McLane ranks 13,600 out of 15,710Before him are Ja'afar of Negeri Sembilan, George Deukmejian, Luis Alberto Riart, Charles Haughey, Jim Ross, and Stefan Everts. After him are John Haglelgam, Keith Rowley, Dudley Senanayake, José Posada Herrera, Cecilia Malmström, and Victor Ciorbea.

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Among people born in 1786, Louis McLane ranks 51Before him are Rudolph Schadow, Henry Bishop, Nathaniel Wallich, Thomas Nuttall, William L. Marcy, and José María Queipo de Llano, 7th Count of Toreno. After him is Walter Forward. Among people deceased in 1857, Louis McLane ranks 53Before him are Johann Friedrich Naumann, John Fleming, William L. Marcy, Gulab Singh, Rufus Wilmot Griswold, and Elisha Kent Kane. After him is David Thompson.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Louis McLane ranks 8,412 out of 15,968Before him are James E. Gunn (1923), George Deukmejian (1928), Aimee Garcia (1978), Robert Zubrin (1952), Michael Novak (1933), and Jim Ross (1952). After him are Christopher C. Kraft Jr. (1924), Lisa Nowak (1963), Camryn Manheim (1961), Mary Beth Hurt (1946), Florence Vidor (1895), and Lloyd C. Douglas (1877).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Louis McLane ranks 539Before him are Robert A. Lovett (1895), Porter Goss (1938), Robert M. La Follette (1855), Karl Rove (1950), George Deukmejian (1928), and Jim Ross (1952). After him are Gina Raimondo (1971), George Read (1733), Lorenzo Snow (1814), Terry Branstad (1946), Thomas Watson Jr. (1914), and Michael Hayden (1945).