Robert J. Walker

1801 - 1869

Robert J. Walker

Robert John Walker (July 19, 1801 – November 11, 1869) was an American lawyer, economist and politician. An active member of the Democratic Party, he served as a member of the U.S. Senate from Mississippi from 1835 until 1845, as Secretary of the Treasury from 1845 to 1849 during the administration of President James K. Polk, and briefly as Territorial Governor of Kansas in 1857. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert J. Walker has received more than 77,521 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 12,943rd most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Robert J. Walker ranks 12,823 out of 14,801Before him are Miri Regev, Silke Möller, Brigitte Zypries, Anton Rop, John Gorton, and Akwasi Afrifa. After him are Abraham Baldwin, Henry Puna, Lorenzo Snow, Jill Biden, Bill Richardson, and Manouchehr Mottaki.

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Among people born in 1801, Robert J. Walker ranks 60Before him are Edward William Lane, Henri de Brouckère, Hippolyte Bayard, František Škroup, José Joaquín Pérez, and Georgios Koletis.  Among people deceased in 1869, Robert J. Walker ranks 36Before him are Johann Georg von Hahn, George Peabody, Diomidis Kyriakos, Peter Mark Roget, Edwin Stanton, and Charles Sturt.

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