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Newt Gingrich

1943 - Today

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Newton Leroy Gingrich (; né McPherson; born June 17, 1943) is an American politician and author who served as the 50th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives from 1995 to 1999. A member of the Republican Party, he was the U.S. Representative for Georgia's 6th congressional district serving north Atlanta and nearby areas from 1979 until his resignation in 1999. In 2012, Gingrich unsuccessfully ran for the Republican nomination for President of the United States. A professor of history and geography at the University of West Georgia in the 1970s, Gingrich won election to the U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Newt Gingrich has received more than 5,582,534 page views. His biography is available in 51 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Newt Gingrich is the 10,485th most popular politician (up from 10,554th in 2019), the 4,257th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,196th in 2019) and the 265th most popular American Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Newt Gingrich ranks 10,485 out of 15,710Before him are Ernesto Hoost, Damaskinos of Athens, Grigory Romanov, Hemu, Michel Djotodia, and Imad Khamis. After him are Henri Druey, Appius Claudius Sabinus Regillensis, Luís Carlos Prestes, László Tőkés, Negasso Gidada, and Sergey Sobyanin.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1943, Newt Gingrich ranks 265Before him are Aleksandr Pavlovich Aleksandrov, Laura Biagiotti, Teun A. van Dijk, Albert Pintat, Angélica María, and Pablo Milanés. After him are Negasso Gidada, Andreas, Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Kazimira Prunskienė, Tom Holland, Sani Abacha, and David Geffen.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Newt Gingrich ranks 4,257 out of 15,968Before him are Charles Doolittle Walcott (1850), Zooey Deschanel (1980), Krist Novoselic (1965), Evelyn Nesbit (1884), Carey Lowell (1961), and Daron Malakian (1975). After him are Michael Brecker (1949), Brian Austin Green (1973), A. Merritt (1884), Val Valentino (1956), Jude Ciccolella (1947), and James Rebhorn (1948).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Newt Gingrich ranks 265Before him are James R. Schlesinger (1929), Adlai Stevenson I (1835), Caspar Weinberger (1917), William R. King (1786), Moses Finley (1912), and Charles Doolittle Walcott (1850). After him are Shirley Chisholm (1924), Augustine Washington (1694), Simon Bolivar Buckner (1823), Jerome Powell (1953), William B. Travis (1809), and Michael Kors (1959).

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