Mark Felt

1913 - 2008

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William Mark Felt Sr. (August 17, 1913 – December 18, 2008) was an American law enforcement officer who worked for the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) from 1942 to 1973 and was known for his role in the Watergate scandal. Felt was an FBI special agent who eventually rose to the position of Associate Director, the Bureau's second-highest-ranking post. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mark Felt has received more than 3,983,649 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Mark Felt is the 3,340th most popular politician (up from 3,440th in 2019), the 1,084th most popular biography from United States (up from 1,138th in 2019) and the 84th most popular Politician.

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Among politicians, Mark Felt ranks 3,340 out of 15,577Before him are Daniel Cohn-Bendit, Edmund Tudor, 1st Earl of Richmond, Joseph Kasa-Vubu, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, António de Spínola, and Leonidas II. After him are Muhammad I of Granada, Artavasdes II of Armenia, John I Albert, Emmerson Mnangagwa, Tigellinus, and Kavad II.

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Among people born in 1913, Mark Felt ranks 48Before him are Gert Fröbe, Luz Long, Mehmet Shehu, Jacobo Árbenz, Masanobu Fukuoka, and Charles Trenet. After him are Muddy Waters, Aimé Césaire, Vinicius de Moraes, Mary Ainsworth, Richard Stone, and Stanley Kramer. Among people deceased in 2008, Mark Felt ranks 39Before him are Patriarch Alexy II of Moscow, Thomas Huckle Weller, Jörg Haider, Leonid Hurwicz, Masanobu Fukuoka, and Ivan Rebroff. After him are Aimé Césaire, Dino Risi, Phil Hill, George Habash, George Emil Palade, and Tassos Papadopoulos.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mark Felt ranks 1,084 out of 18,182Before him are Jody Williams (1950), Burton Richter (1931), Cordell Hull (1871), Leo Fender (1909), Sheldon Lee Glashow (1932), and Dick Van Dyke (1925). After him are Ernie Hudson (1945), William H. Macy (1950), Muddy Waters (1913), Éamon de Valera (1882), Edmund Phelps (1933), and Douglas Fairbanks (1883).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Mark Felt ranks 84Before him are John Sherman (1823), Barbara Bush (1925), Frank B. Kellogg (1856), Rudy Giuliani (1944), Harvey Milk (1930), and Cordell Hull (1871). After him are Éamon de Valera (1882), Jill Biden (1951), Dred Scott (1795), Avery Brundage (1887), Condoleezza Rice (1954), and Andrew Dickson White (1832).