Marc Mitscher

1887 - 1947

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Marc Andrew "Pete" Mitscher (January 26, 1887 – February 3, 1947) was a pioneer in naval aviation who became an admiral in the United States Navy, and served as commander of the Fast Carrier Task Force in the Pacific during the latter half of World War II. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marc Mitscher has received more than 297,803 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Marc Mitscher is the 1,124th most popular military personnel (down from 952nd in 2019), the 3,922nd most popular biography from United States (down from 3,350th in 2019) and the 60th most popular American Military Personnel.

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Among military personnels, Marc Mitscher ranks 1,124 out of 1,466Before him are Charles Mangin, Constantin Constantinescu-Claps, Alexander Kutepov, Alfons Rebane, Rash Behari Bose, and Alvin York. After him are Hulusi Akar, Alexander von Linsingen, Georgi Todorov, Maksim Purkayev, Anthony McAuliffe, and Bardanes Tourkos.

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Among people born in 1887, Marc Mitscher ranks 139Before him are Theodore Roosevelt Jr., Rudolf Beran, Chico Marx, Alvin York, Prince Gabriel Constantinovich of Russia, and Salama Moussa. After him are Anthony van Hoboken, Courtney Hodges, Ricardo Wolf, M. N. Roy, Maria Jeritza, and Omer Nishani. Among people deceased in 1947, Marc Mitscher ranks 100Before him are Petar Živković, Ricarda Huch, Aleksandër Stavre Drenova, Franz Joseph Emil Fischer, Tristan Bernard, and Tadeusz Kutrzeba. After him are Attilio Ferraris, Georg Kolbe, Phraya Phahonphonphayuhasena, August Schmidhuber, Leevi Madetoja, and Fyodor Dan.

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Among people born in United States, Marc Mitscher ranks 3,922 out of 15,968Before him are Berry Gordy (1929), Ron Kovic (1946), Linda Fiorentino (1958), Stuart Roosa (1933), Clarence Zener (1905), and Michael Johnson (1967). After him are Bobby Driscoll (1937), R. A. Salvatore (1959), Randy Savage (1952), Machine Gun Kelly (1990), William Stanley Jr. (1858), and John Leslie (1945).


Among military personnels born in United States, Marc Mitscher ranks 60Before him are David Petraeus (1952), Lucius D. Clay (1898), Holland Smith (1882), William Calley (1943), Theodore Roosevelt Jr. (1887), and Alvin York (1887). After him are Anthony McAuliffe (1898), James M. Gavin (1907), Courtney Hodges (1887), James Longstreet (1821), Monte Melkonian (1957), and Walter Bedell Smith (1895).