Robert Morris

1734 - 1806

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Robert Morris Jr. (January 20, 1734 – May 8, 1806) was an English-born American merchant, slave trader and politician who was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. He served as a member of the Pennsylvania legislature, the Second Continental Congress, and the United States Senate, and he was a signer of the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and the United States Constitution. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Morris has received more than 91,205 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Robert Morris is the 16,149th most popular politician (down from 14,521st in 2019), the 4,654th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 4,110th in 2019) and the 553rd most popular British Politician.

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Among politicians, Robert Morris ranks 16,149 out of 19,576Before him are Abdirahman Ahmed Ali Tuur, Amit Shah, Fred M. Vinson, James Goldsmith, Peter Sutherland, and Péter Balázs. After him are Lugal-Anne-Mundu, Leonel Mário d'Alva, Igor Korobov, Sæbbi of Essex, Liviu Dragnea, and Michael Jeffery.

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Among people born in 1734, Robert Morris ranks 28Before him are Nikolai Vasilyeich Repnin, Nicolaas Laurens Burman, Duchess Maria Anna Josepha of Bavaria, Francisco Bayeu y Subías, Ralph Abercromby, and Giuseppe Piermarini. After him are Peter Perez Burdett, Nizam Ali Khan, Asaf Jah II, and Thomas McKean. Among people deceased in 1806, Robert Morris ranks 48Before him are Henry Knox, Joseph Gottlieb Kölreuter, Ignaz Schiffermüller, Heinrich Christian Boie, Benjamin Banneker, and Rana Bahadur Shah. After him are William Paterson, Charlotte Smith, John Graves Simcoe, George Wythe, John Breckinridge, and Elizabeth Carter.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Robert Morris ranks 4,654 out of 8,785Before him are Moira Shearer (1926), James Thornhill (1675), Les Ferdinand (1966), Emily Davies (1830), Alistair Petrie (1970), and Zaida Ben-Yusuf (1869). After him are Thomas Pennant (1726), Justin Fashanu (1961), John Wain (1925), Micky Moody (1950), Alice Greene (1879), and Pete Doherty (1979).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, Robert Morris ranks 553Before him are Cadwallon ap Cadfan (591), Malcolm MacDonald (1901), Lindsay Hoyle (1957), Victor Cavendish, 9th Duke of Devonshire (1868), Adela Pankhurst (1885), and Neil Kinnock (1942). After him are Michael Howard (1941), Princess Claire of Belgium (1974), Charles Bradlaugh (1833), Tom Clarke (1858), Hugh Gaitskell (1906), and Douglas Hurd (1930).