Rebecca Latimer Felton

1835 - 1930

Rebecca Latimer Felton

Rebecca Ann Latimer Felton (June 10, 1835 – January 24, 1930) was an American writer, lecturer, reformer, and politician who became the first woman to serve in the US Senate, although she served for only one day. She was the most prominent woman in Georgia in the Progressive Era, and was honored by appointment to the Senate. She was sworn in November 21, 1922, and served just 24 hours. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rebecca Latimer Felton has received more than 300,609 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 13,150th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Rebecca Latimer Felton ranks 13,025 out of 14,801Before her are Rick Santorum, Anky van Grunsven, Connie Hedegaard, Guntars Krasts, James Skivring Smith, and Pier Ferdinando Casini. After her are Ruaidrí Ua Conchobair, Volker Beck, Gianni Alemanno, Armin Laschet, Nasir ud din Mahmud, and Bjarni Benediktsson.

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Among people born in 1835, Rebecca Latimer Felton ranks 67Before her are Alexander Agassiz, Johannes Wislicenus, Daniel Giraud Elliot, Richard Olney, Archibald Geikie, and A. V. Dicey. After her is Lyman Abbott. Among people deceased in 1930, Rebecca Latimer Felton ranks 83Before her are Bill Holland, John Russell, Juan Luis Sanfuentes, Mary Harrison McKee, Florian Cajori, and Milton Sills. After her is Johnny Douglas.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Rebecca Latimer Felton ranks 7,983 out of 12,171Before her are DJ Yella (1967), Drew Fuller (1980), Lili Reinhart (1996), Harold Camping (1921), Cecily von Ziegesar (1970), and Steve Schirripa (1958). After her are Reiko Aylesworth (1972), Dana Vespoli (1972), Richard Carlson (1912), Kevin Cheng (1969), Eric Kripke (1974), and Colin Edwards (1974).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Rebecca Latimer Felton ranks 547Before her are Dan White (1946), Tim Hardaway (1966), Michael D. Griffin (1949), George Barnes (null), Rick Santorum (1958), and James Skivring Smith (1825). After her are Rose Cleveland (1846), Kay Bailey Hutchison (1943), Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (1989), Ken Griffey Jr. (1969), Michele Bachmann (1956), and Rand Paul (1963).