Rutherford B. Hayes

1822 - 1893

Rutherford B. Hayes

Rutherford Birchard Hayes (October 4, 1822 – January 17, 1893) was the 19th president of the United States from 1877 to 1881, after serving in the U.S. House of Representatives and as governor of Ohio. A lawyer and staunch abolitionist, he had defended refugee slaves in court proceedings during the antebellum years. The Republican Party nominated Hayes for president in 1876, and he won through the Compromise of 1877 that officially ended Reconstruction by leaving the South to govern itself. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rutherford B. Hayes has received more than 3,910,229 page views. His biography is available in 112 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,452nd most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Rutherford B. Hayes ranks 1,444 out of 14,801Before him are Anastas Mikoyan, Ælla of Northumbria, Mayer Amschel Rothschild, Khalid of Saudi Arabia, Jiajing Emperor, and Ehud Barak. After him are Leo IV the Khazar, Kurt Schuschnigg, Phryne, Friedrich Fromm, René of Anjou, and Theodor Heuss.

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Among people born in 1822, Rutherford B. Hayes ranks 9Before him are Heinrich Schliemann, Ulysses S. Grant, César Franck, Frédéric Passy, Francis Galton, and Rudolf Clausius. After him are Étienne Lenoir, Charles Hermite, Edmond de Goncourt, Francis, Duke of Cádiz, Heinrich Louis d'Arrest, and Midhat Pasha. Among people deceased in 1893, Rutherford B. Hayes ranks 7Before him are Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Guy de Maupassant, Charles Gounod, Jean-Martin Charcot, Patrice de MacMahon, and Hippolyte Taine. After him are Josef Stefan, Jan Matejko, Alexander of Battenberg, Jules Ferry, Ernst Kummer, and Ernest II, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Rutherford B. Hayes ranks 428 out of 12,171Before him are John Tyler (1790), Paulette Goddard (1910), Ben Roy Mottelson (1926), Jeff Bridges (1949), James Coburn (1928), and Janet Leigh (1927). After him are Sidney Sheldon (1917), Anthony Perkins (1932), Dean Martin (1917), 50 Cent (1975), Lou Reed (1942), and Stevie Wonder (1950).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Rutherford B. Hayes ranks 59Before him are Jim Mattis (1950), Benjamin Harrison (1833), Bernie Sanders (1941), Jefferson Davis (1808), James Buchanan (1791), and John Tyler (1790). After him are Ted Kennedy (1932), John Kerry (1943), Sarah Palin (1964), Kamehameha I (1758), Donald Rumsfeld (1932), and Chester A. Arthur (1829).