Pete Stark

1931 - 2020

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Fortney Hillman Stark Jr. (November 11, 1931 – January 24, 2020), known as Pete Stark, was an American businessman and politician who was a member of the United States House of Representatives from 1973 to 2013. A Democrat from California, Stark's district—California's 13th congressional district during his last two decades in Congress—was in southwestern Alameda County and included Alameda, Union City, Hayward, Newark, San Leandro, San Lorenzo, and Fremont (his residence during the early part of his tenure), as well as parts of Oakland and Pleasanton. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pete Stark has received more than 279,752 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Pete Stark is the 14,682nd most popular politician, the 11,359th most popular biography from United States and the 814th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Pete Stark ranks 14,682 out of 15,710. Before him are Jack Layton, Nitzan Horowitz, Elżbieta Bieńkowska, Marina Kaljurand, Tibor Navracsics, and Evgeny Bareev. After him are Hervé Morin, Amr Khaled, Bernadette Devlin McAliskey, Josefina Vázquez Mota, Ruth Metzler, and Grace Poe.

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Among people born in 1931, Pete Stark ranks 436Before him are Tom Laughlin, Isidore Mankofsky, Bobby Collins, Paulias Matane, Jim Bunning, and Billy Bingham. After him are William P. Clark Jr., Maxine Singer, Jack Clement, Catherine Tizard, Billy Casper, and Charles Nelson Reilly. Among people deceased in 2020, Pete Stark ranks 402Before him are Trevor Cherry, Don Edmunds, Miljan Mrdaković, Lara van Ruijven, Charley Pride, and Yahya Hassan. After him are Peter Whittingham, Ann Reinking, Mac Davis, Shad Gaspard, Arianne Caoili, and Alex Pullin.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Pete Stark ranks 11,359 out of 15,968. Before him are Jerry Nelson (1934), Henry Schoolcraft (1793), Jacoby Shaddix (1976), Willard Schmidt (1910), Solange Knowles (1986), and Lauryn Williams (1983). After him are Robb Flynn (1967), Eleanor Holm (1913), Andrew Dice Clay (1957), Dick Gregory (1932), Catherine Dent (1965), and Timothy Kopra (1963).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Pete Stark ranks 814Before him are Richard M. Daley (1942), Bob Riley (1944), Ed Markey (1946), Margaret Woodrow Wilson (1886), Caesar Rodney (1728), and Tommy Thompson (1941). After him are Sean Hannity (1961), Buddy MacKay (1933), Lot M. Morrill (1813), Liz Cheney (1966), Maxine Waters (1938), and Sam Nunn (1938).