Nicholas Murray Butler

1862 - 1947

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Nicholas Murray Butler (April 2, 1862 – December 7, 1947) was an American philosopher, diplomat, and educator. Butler was president of Columbia University, president of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, a recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize, and William Howard Taft's running mate in the 1912 United States presidential election. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nicholas Murray Butler has received more than 224,638 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Nicholas Murray Butler is the 6,999th most popular politician (down from 6,679th in 2019), the 2,460th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,198th in 2019) and the 149th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Nicholas Murray Butler ranks 6,999 out of 15,710Before him are Khaleda Zia, Kaleb of Axum, Thusnelda, Phaedon Gizikis, Bernhard Schmidt, and Wang Hongwen. After him are Tugay Bey, Hajime Sugiyama, William H. Seward, Pierre Messmer, Yamamoto Kansuke, and Herbert von Bismarck.

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Among people born in 1862, Nicholas Murray Butler ranks 53Before him are Oswald Külpe, Mikhail Nesterov, Archduchess Maria Theresa of Austria, Louis Botha, Cao Kun, and Nitobe Inazō. After him are Edward Grey, 1st Viscount Grey of Fallodon, August Oetker, Eugen Ehrlich, Johanna van Gogh-Bonger, Hjalmar Hammarskjöld, and René Viviani. Among people deceased in 1947, Nicholas Murray Butler ranks 74Before him are Charles Bally, Arthur Machen, Ananda Coomaraswamy, Bronisław Huberman, Fiorello H. La Guardia, and Constantin Sănătescu. After him are Władysław Raczkiewicz, William Moulton Marston, Osami Nagano, William C. Durant, Karol Świerczewski, and Sidney Webb, 1st Baron Passfield.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Nicholas Murray Butler ranks 2,460 out of 15,968Before him are Gregory Goodwin Pincus (1903), Robert Downey Sr. (1936), Kurtwood Smith (1943), Ben Webster (1909), James Heckman (1944), and Bill Viola (1951). After him are James Levine (1943), William H. Seward (1801), Hetty Green (1834), Charles Whitman (1941), Paul H. O'Neill (1935), and Mike Markkula (1942).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Nicholas Murray Butler ranks 149Before him are Eunice Kennedy Shriver (1921), Fiorello H. La Guardia (1882), Gall (1840), John Lewis (1940), Lew Wallace (1827), and Elizabeth Warren (1949). After him are William H. Seward (1801), Paul H. O'Neill (1935), Daniel Inouye (1924), Henry A. Wallace (1888), Ignacio Zaragoza (1829), and Clyde Tolson (1900).