Paul Tibbets

1915 - 2007

Paul Tibbets

Paul Warfield Tibbets Jr. (23 February 1915 – 1 November 2007) was a brigadier general in the United States Air Force. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paul Tibbets has received more than 1,500,634 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 163rd most popular military personnel.

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Among military personnels, Paul Tibbets ranks 163 out of 1,194Before him are Subutai, Jean Lannes, Axel von Fersen the Younger, Akechi Mitsuhide, Anton Denikin, and Auguste de Marmont. After him are Pyotr Bagration, Yue Fei, Maximilian von Weichs, Alfred von Schlieffen, Hans Krebs, and Lucius Aemilius Paullus Macedonicus.

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Among people born in 1915, Paul Tibbets ranks 22Before him are Billie Holiday, Jerome Bruner, Joachim Peiper, Fred Hoyle, Saul Bellow, and Sviatoslav Richter. After him are Stanley Matthews, Les Paul, Aziz Nesin, Charles H. Townes, Robert Hofstadter, and Brother Roger. Among people deceased in 2007, Paul Tibbets ranks 13Before him are Mstislav Rostropovich, Karlheinz Stockhausen, Carlo Ponti, Kurt Vonnegut, Marcel Marceau, and Sidney Sheldon. After him are Ève Curie, Maurice Béjart, Mohammed Zahir Shah, Ryszard Kapuściński, Deborah Kerr, and Kai Siegbahn.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Paul Tibbets ranks 440 out of 12,171Before him are Stevie Wonder (1950), Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811), Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (1947), Michael Porter (1947), John Glenn (1921), and Joseph Henry (1797). After him are Julianne Moore (1960), Sylvia Plath (1932), Jerry Lewis (1926), Melvin Calvin (1911), Paul Walker (1973), and Ted Kennedy (1932).


Among military personnels born in United States, Paul Tibbets ranks 7Before him are Douglas MacArthur (1880), George S. Patton (1885), Robert Peary (1856), George Armstrong Custer (1839), Robert E. Lee (1807), and Desmond Doss (1919). After him are Chester W. Nimitz (1885), Matthew C. Perry (1794), Omar Bradley (1893), John J. Pershing (1860), Richard Winters (1918), and Yonatan Netanyahu (1946).

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