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Ronald Reagan

1911 - 2004

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Ronald Wilson Reagan ( RAY-gən; February 6, 1911 – June 5, 2004) was an American politician and actor who served as the 40th president of the United States from 1981 to 1989. He previously served as the 33rd governor of California from 1967 to 1975 and as president of the Screen Actors Guild from 1947 to 1952 and from 1959 until 1960. Reagan graduated from Eureka College in 1932 and began to work as a sports broadcaster in Iowa. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ronald Reagan has received more than 48,362,075 page views. His biography is available in 249 different languages on Wikipedia. Ronald Reagan is the 72nd most popular politician (down from 68th in 2019), the 23rd most popular biography from United States and the 11th most popular American Politician.

Ronald Reagan was the 40th president of the United States, serving from 1981 to 1989. He is most famous for his economic policies, including supply-side economics, tax cuts, and deregulation, which are collectively known as Reaganomics.

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Among politicians, Ronald Reagan ranks 72 out of 15,577Before him are Caligula, James K. Polk, Mary I of England, Hillary Clinton, Huang Xianfan, and Muammar Gaddafi. After him are Frederick the Great, Darius the Great, Murad III, Ivan the Terrible, Richard I of England, and Napoleon III.

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Among people born in 1911, Ronald Reagan ranks 1After him are Josef Mengele, Baba Vanga, Konstantin Chernenko, Georges Pompidou, Naguib Mahfouz, Juan Manuel Fangio, Emil Cioran, Władysław Szpilman, Nino Rota, William Golding, and Todor Zhivkov. Among people deceased in 2004, Ronald Reagan ranks 1After him are Yasser Arafat, Marlon Brando, Ray Charles, Jacques Derrida, Juliana of the Netherlands, Francis Crick, Christopher Reeve, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Françoise Sagan, Czesław Miłosz, and Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Ronald Reagan ranks 23 out of 18,182Before him are Benjamin Franklin (1706), John F. Kennedy (1917), Elvis Presley (1935), Bruce Lee (1940), James K. Polk (1795), and Hillary Clinton (1947). After him are Michael Jackson (1958), Ernest Hemingway (1899), Joe Biden (1942), George Washington (1732), Walt Disney (1901), and Aretha Franklin (1942).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Ronald Reagan ranks 11Before him are Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882), Martin Van Buren (1782), Benjamin Franklin (1706), John F. Kennedy (1917), James K. Polk (1795), and Hillary Clinton (1947). After him are Joe Biden (1942), George Washington (1732), George W. Bush (1946), Harry S. Truman (1884), Richard Nixon (1913), and George H. W. Bush (1924).