Samuel Chase

1741 - 1811

Photo of Samuel Chase

Icon of person Samuel Chase

Samuel Chase (April 17, 1741 – June 19, 1811) was an Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court and a signatory to the United States Declaration of Independence as a representative of Maryland. He was impeached by the House of Representatives on grounds of letting his partisan leanings affect his court decisions but was acquitted by the Senate and remained in office. Born near Princess Anne, Maryland, Chase established a legal practice in Annapolis, Maryland. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Samuel Chase has received more than 790,819 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Samuel Chase is the 38th most popular judge, the 11,417th most popular biography from United States and the 21st most popular American Judge.

Memorability Metrics

  • 790k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 51.49

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.22

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.49

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Samuel Chases by language


Among judges, Samuel Chase ranks 38 out of 39Before him are David Souter, Harlan F. Stone, George Wythe, Michael Mukasey, Harry Blackmun, and Ranjan Gogoi. After him are Neil Gorsuch, Nasirul Mulk, and Thomas Hoeren.

Most Popular Judges in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1741, Samuel Chase ranks 29Before him are Ivan Gudovich, Charles Willson Peale, Aagje Deken, Franciszek Karpiński, John Langdon, and Thomas Fitzsimons. After him is George Walton. Among people deceased in 1811, Samuel Chase ranks 22Before him are Juan de Villanueva, Juan Aldama, Benjamin Vulliamy, György Bessenyei, Thomas Percy, and Thomas Fitzsimons.

Others Born in 1741

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1811

Go to all Rankings

In United States

Among people born in United States, Samuel Chase ranks 11,417 out of 15,968Before him are Buddy MacKay (1933), Jencarlos Canela (1988), Scooter Libby (1950), Jennifer Lynch (1968), Lot M. Morrill (1813), and Sinitta (1968). After him are Liz Cheney (1966), Mike Bantom (1951), Jim Wetherbee (1952), Stephen Walt (1955), Jad Fair (1954), and Michael O'Keefe (1955).

Among JUDGES In United States

Among judges born in United States, Samuel Chase ranks 21Before him are Brett Kavanaugh (1965), Elena Kagan (1960), David Souter (1939), Harlan F. Stone (1872), Michael Mukasey (1941), and Harry Blackmun (1908). After him are Neil Gorsuch (1967).