Stand Watie

1806 - 1871

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Stand Watie (Cherokee: ᏕᎦᏔᎦ, romanized: Degataga, lit. 'Stand firm') (12 December 1806 – 9 September 1871), also known as Standhope Uwatie, Tawkertawker, and Isaac S. Watie, was a leader of the Cherokee Nation. The nation allied with the Confederacy, and he was the only Native American to attain a general's rank in the Civil War, Confederacy or Union. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stand Watie has received more than 426,461 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. Stand Watie is the 134th most popular extremist (down from 104th in 2019), the 3,519th most popular biography from United States (down from 2,894th in 2019) and the 48th most popular American Extremist.

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Among extremists, Stand Watie ranks 134 out of 205. Before him are Robert Ford, Jack Unterweger, Jalaluddin Haqqani, Carl Panzram, Golden State Killer, and Dean Corll. After him are John Haigh, Nancy Spungen, Joseph Kony, Richard Ramirez, Jonathan Wild, and Frank James.

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Among people born in 1806, Stand Watie ranks 30Before him are Karl Friedrich Mohr, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, John A. Roebling, Giacomo Antonelli, Johann Kaspar Mertz, and Lionel Kieseritzky. After him are Michel Chevalier, Friedrich Welwitsch, Infanta Ana de Jesus Maria of Braganza, Count Anton Alexander von Auersperg, Gaetano Bedini, and John B. Floyd. Among people deceased in 1871, Stand Watie ranks 32Before him are Leopold IV, Duke of Anhalt, François-Joseph Fétis, Henry E. Steinway, Étienne Constantin de Gerlache, Roderick Murchison, and August Immanuel Bekker. After him are Robert Chambers, Alexander Serov, Hermann, Fürst von Pückler-Muskau, Louis Charles Delescluze, József Eötvös, and Carl Tausig.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Stand Watie ranks 3,519 out of 15,968. Before him are Steve Lukather (1957), Movita Castaneda (1916), L. Sprague de Camp (1907), Haskell Curry (1900), Richard Yates (1926), and Michael Nouri (1945). After him are Alice Walton (1949), Carmen Argenziano (1943), Don Simpson (1943), Elbert Hubbard (1856), Josh Hartnett (1978), and Frank Wigglesworth Clarke (1847).

Among EXTREMISTS In United States

Among extremists born in United States, Stand Watie ranks 48Before him are Patty Hearst (1954), Louis Farrakhan (1933), Robert Ford (1862), Carl Panzram (1892), Golden State Killer (1945), and Dean Corll (1939). After him are Nancy Spungen (1958), Richard Ramirez (1960), Frank James (1843), Stanley Williams (1953), Charles Starkweather (1938), and Bugs Moran (1893).