Spark Matsunaga

1916 - 1990

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Spark Masayuki Matsunaga (October 8, 1916 – April 15, 1990) was an American politician and attorney who served as United States Senator for Hawaii from 1977 until his death in 1990. Matsunaga also represented Hawaii in the U.S. House of Representatives and served in the Hawaii territorial house of representatives. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Spark Matsunaga has received more than 181,609 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Spark Matsunaga is the 15,851st most popular politician (down from 13,121st in 2019), the 9,712th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,397th in 2019) and the 630th most popular Politician.

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  • 16

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Among politicians, Spark Matsunaga ranks 15,851 out of 15,577Before him are Pedro Calungsod, Hamed Bakayoko, Mário de Noronha, Mirja Lehtonen, Otto Bahr Halvorsen, and Zindzi Mandela. After him are Andrew Lesnie, Anna Fotyga, Ted Sorensen, Tillman Thomas, John Henninger Reagan, and Saliamonas Banaitis.

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Among people born in 1916, Spark Matsunaga ranks 260Before him are Ruy de Freitas, Peter Geach, Richard K. Guy, Don Keefer, Richard Hofstadter, and Betty Taylor. After him are Virginia Gregg, Giuseppe Tosi, Roderick Chisholm, I. J. Good, Martha Raye, and Kåre Holt. Among people deceased in 1990, Spark Matsunaga ranks 258Before him are Irmtraud Morgner, David Hampshire, Madge Bellamy, Johnnie Ray, Pearl Bailey, and Juan Manuel Bordeu. After him are Bob Gerard, Adam Papée, Petar Šegvić, Ettore Giannini, Susan Oliver, and Peter Taylor.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Spark Matsunaga ranks 9,712 out of 18,182Before him are Chelsea Peretti (1978), Catherine Hardy Lavender (1930), Marv Wolfman (1946), Siobhan Fallon Hogan (1961), Brian Benben (1956), and Robert Daniel Carmichael (1879). After him are Pete George (1929), Olive Borden (1906), F. Albert Cotton (1930), Anna Deavere Smith (1950), Tom Paxton (1937), and Norman Fell (1924).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Spark Matsunaga ranks 630Before him are Bob Kerrey (1943), Leonard Wood (1860), Daniel Goldin (1940), John Delaney (1963), Lisa Murkowski (1957), and John O. Brennan (1955). After him are Ted Sorensen (1928), John Henninger Reagan (1818), John Brown Gordon (1832), Elliot Richardson (1920), Peyton Randolph (1721), and Fred M. Vinson (1890).