Robert H. Jackson

1892 - 1954

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Robert Houghwout Jackson (February 13, 1892 – October 9, 1954) was an American lawyer, jurist, and politician who served as an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court from 1941 until his death in 1954. He had previously served as United States Solicitor General and United States Attorney General, and is the only person to have held all three of those offices. Jackson was also notable for his work as Chief United States Prosecutor at the Nuremberg trials of Nazi war criminals following World War II. Jackson was the last U.S. Supreme Court justice who did not have a law degree. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert H. Jackson has received more than 1,292,372 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Robert H. Jackson is the 8,459th most popular politician (down from 7,487th in 2019), the 2,825th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,592nd in 2019) and the 178th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Robert H. Jackson ranks 8,459 out of 19,576Before him are Alamgir II, Krzysztof "Piorun" Radziwiłł, Princess Amelia of the United Kingdom, Manuel Roxas, Edith Roosevelt, and Anker Jørgensen. After him are Ariobarzanes I of Cappadocia, Michel de l'Hôpital, Octavia the Elder, Alexander Mach, Gotō Shinpei, and Adolph John I, Count Palatine of Kleeburg.

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Among people born in 1892, Robert H. Jackson ranks 115Before him are George Mountbatten, 2nd Marquess of Milford Haven, Takeo Takagi, Hermann Breith, Rebecca West, Reiner Stahel, and Manuel Roxas. After him are Mabel Normand, Liu Bocheng, Charles Vanel, Juan Belmonte, Richard Aldington, and William Powell. Among people deceased in 1954, Robert H. Jackson ranks 53Before him are Stig Dagerman, Theodor Kaluza, Claude Cahun, Princess Antonia of Luxembourg, James Hilton, and Jacob Tullin Thams. After him are Emil Leon Post, Wilhelm Schmidt, Princess Maria Ludwiga Theresia of Bavaria, Herms Niel, Thành Thái, and Franz Neumann.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Robert H. Jackson ranks 2,825 out of 20,380Before him are Charlotte Perkins Gilman (1860), William A. Wellman (1896), Leonard Susskind (1940), Jason Miller (1939), Vic Morrow (1929), and Edith Roosevelt (1861). After him are Harlan Coben (1962), Frances E. Allen (1932), Don Rickles (1926), Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio (1958), Andrew Wyeth (1917), and William P. Rogers (1913).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Robert H. Jackson ranks 178Before him are Jay Rockefeller (1937), William Joyce (1906), Ronald Lauder (1944), Charles W. Fairbanks (1852), Ralph Nader (1934), and Edith Roosevelt (1861). After him are William P. Rogers (1913), Charles Joseph Bonaparte (1851), Michael Dukakis (1933), Winfield Scott (1786), Elbridge Gerry (1744), and Ronald Inglehart (1934).