Oliver Winchester

1810 - 1880

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Oliver Fisher Winchester (November 30, 1810 – December 10, 1880) was an American businessman and politician, best known as being the founder of the Winchester Repeating Arms Company. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Oliver Winchester has received more than 417,473 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Oliver Winchester is the 6,446th most popular politician, the 2,266th most popular biography from United States and the 137th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Oliver Winchester ranks 6,446 out of 15,710Before him are Gaius Lutatius Catulus, Saliha Sultan, Wilhelm Kettler, Almazbek Atambayev, Igor II of Kiev, and Prince Gustaf, Duke of Uppland. After him are Margravine Hedwig Sophie of Brandenburg, Al-Mustakfi, García Sánchez III of Pamplona, Gustav Freytag, Blanche of Lancaster, and Eucleidas.

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Among people born in 1810, Oliver Winchester ranks 26Before him are Ole Bull, Hermann Heinrich Gossen, Karl Richard Lepsius, Auguste, Duke of Leuchtenberg, Howard Staunton, and Constant Troyon. After him are Sir Henry Rawlinson, 1st Baronet, Francisco Serrano, 1st Duke of la Torre, Princess Pauline of Württemberg, Jules Perrot, Margaret Fuller, and Antoine Thomson d'Abbadie. Among people deceased in 1880, Oliver Winchester ranks 13Before him are William Lassell, Ned Kelly, Emperor Norton, Anselm Feuerbach, Ole Bull, and Michel Chasles. After him are Frederick VIII, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein, Sunanda Kumariratana, Friedrich Bayer, Arnold Ruge, Bettino Ricasoli, and Constantin Hansen.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Oliver Winchester ranks 2,266 out of 15,968Before him are Bill Conti (1942), King C. Gillette (1855), Freddie King (1934), Chris Noth (1954), Dean Cain (1966), and Lisa Marie Presley (1968). After him are Joan Allen (1956), Leslie White (1900), George Lakoff (1941), Ken Mattingly (1936), George Segal (1934), and Stephen Foster (1826).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Oliver Winchester ranks 137Before him are Prescott Bush (1895), Alben W. Barkley (1877), Jack Kemp (1935), Edith Head (1897), Leland Stanford (1824), and Charles Joseph Bonaparte (1851). After him are Jay Rockefeller (1937), Maxwell D. Taylor (1901), George Wallace (1919), William Joyce (1906), John Connally (1917), and Eunice Kennedy Shriver (1921).