Spiro Agnew

1918 - 1996

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Spiro Theodore Agnew (November 9, 1918 – September 17, 1996) was the 39th vice president of the United States, serving from 1969 until his resignation in 1973. He is the second and most recent vice president to resign the position, the other being John C. Calhoun in 1832. Agnew was born in Baltimore to a Greek immigrant father and an American mother. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Spiro Agnew has received more than 6,314,522 page views. His biography is available in 60 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 58 in 2019). Spiro Agnew is the 5,645th most popular politician (up from 6,379th in 2019), the 1,955th most popular biography from United States (up from 2,077th in 2019) and the 119th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Spiro Agnew ranks 5,645 out of 15,710Before him are Tizoc, Ninus, Rhadamistus, Jean-Lambert Tallien, Charles-François Lebrun, and Dadabhai Naoroji. After him are Miltiades the Elder, Eduardo Frei Ruiz-Tagle, Miran Shah, William Cavendish, 4th Duke of Devonshire, Tutush I, and Kenneth III of Scotland.

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Among people born in 1918, Spiro Agnew ranks 82Before him are Philip José Farmer, Dora Ratjen, Kenichi Fukui, Edward B. Lewis, Lothar-Günther Buchheim, and Igor Ansoff. After him are W. Eugene Smith, Edwin G. Krebs, Bebo Valdés, Choi Hong Hi, Volodymyr Shcherbytsky, and Huber Matos. Among people deceased in 1996, Spiro Agnew ranks 74Before him are Mieczysław Weinberg, Nicu Ceaușescu, Brigitte Helm, Geoffrey Wilkinson, Albert R. Broccoli, and Robert, Archduke of Austria-Este. After him are Michel Debré, María Casares, Haing S. Ngor, David Packard, Pavel Sudoplatov, and Gerry Mulligan.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Spiro Agnew ranks 1,955 out of 15,968Before him are Jessica Alba (1981), Beau Bridges (1941), David J. Wineland (1944), Aaron Eckhart (1968), William Lipscomb (1919), and Henry Molaison (1926). After him are Rami Malek (1981), Thomas Eakins (1844), Pat Metheny (1954), Karl Barry Sharpless (1941), James Bond (1900), and John DeLorean (1925).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Spiro Agnew ranks 119Before him are Wolfgang Kapp (1858), Sam Houston (1793), Meir Kahane (1932), George Clinton (1739), Walter Mondale (1928), and Elijah Muhammad (1897). After him are Clement Greenberg (1909), John Hancock (1737), Samuel Adams (1722), Robert Todd Lincoln (1843), Janet Yellen (1946), and Henry L. Stimson (1867).