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Randal Cremer

1828 - 1908

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Sir William Randal Cremer (18 March 1828 – 22 July 1908) usually known by his middle name "Randal", was a British Liberal Member of Parliament, a pacifist, and a leading advocate for international arbitration. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Randal Cremer has received more than 121,590 page views. His biography is available in 61 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 58 in 2019). Randal Cremer is the 1,003rd most popular politician (up from 1,359th in 2019), the 250th most popular biography from United Kingdom (up from 336th in 2019) and the 50th most popular British Politician.

He is most famous for being the founder of the Silk Road, a website that sold drugs and other illegal items. He was arrested in 2013 and sentenced to life in prison.

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Among politicians, Randal Cremer ranks 1,003 out of 15,577Before him are Justinian II, Gudea, John I Tzimiskes, Fernando Álvarez de Toledo, 3rd Duke of Alba, John VIII Palaiologos, and Alfonso VI of León and Castile. After him are Amadeo I of Spain, Maria of Austria, Holy Roman Empress, Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ptolemy VI Philometor, John II of Portugal, and Ælfweard of Wessex.

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Among people born in 1828, Randal Cremer ranks 5Before him are Leo Tolstoy, Jules Verne, Henry Dunant, and Henrik Ibsen. After him are Rani of Jhansi, Hippolyte Taine, Saigō Takamori, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Charbel Makhlouf, Nikolay Chernyshevsky, and Louise of the Netherlands. Among people deceased in 1908, Randal Cremer ranks 5Before him are Henri Becquerel, Empress Dowager Cixi, Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, and Guangxu Emperor. After him are Grover Cleveland, Pablo de Sarasate, Edmondo De Amicis, Carlos I of Portugal, Demetrius Vikelas, Mirza Ghulam Ahmad, and Pat Garrett.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Randal Cremer ranks 250 out of 7,765Before him are Clement Attlee (1883), James George Frazer (1854), David Gilmour (1946), Bobby Charlton (1937), Timothy Dalton (1946), and Roger Waters (1943). After him are Arthur Evans (1851), Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall (1947), Ælfweard of Wessex (904), William Morris (1834), Joe Cocker (1944), and Empress Matilda (1102).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Randal Cremer ranks 50Before him are Arthur Henderson (1863), Harold Godwinson (1022), James V of Scotland (1512), Benjamin Disraeli (1804), Harold Wilson (1916), and Clement Attlee (1883). After him are Ælfweard of Wessex (904), Edmund I (921), Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley (1545), David Lloyd George (1863), Ælla of Northumbria (800), and Harthacnut (1018).