Steny Hoyer

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Steny Hamilton Hoyer ( STENN-ee HOY-ər; born June 14, 1939) is an American politician and attorney serving as U.S. Representative for Maryland's 5th congressional district since 1981 and as House Majority Leader since 2019. A Democrat, he was first elected in a special election on May 19, 1981, and is currently serving in his 20th term. The district includes a large swath of rural and suburban territory southeast of Washington, D.C. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Steny Hoyer has received more than 1,588,658 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Steny Hoyer is the 13,662nd most popular politician (down from 12,892nd in 2019), the 8,579th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,722nd in 2019) and the 549th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Steny Hoyer ranks 13,662 out of 15,710. Before him are Giorgos Kaminis, Nizar Rayan, Manuel Marrero Cruz, Sumitra Mahajan, David Owen, and Béla Károlyi. After him are Leonard Orban, Suen-magir, Margaret Beckett, Elizabeth Dole, Cathal Brugha, and Abdul Qadir Bajamal.

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Among people born in 1939, Steny Hoyer ranks 417Before him are Paul Winter, Józef Grudzień, Bob Clark, Mavis Staples, Erik Pevernagie, and Michael Learned. After him are Tsuyoshi Yamanaka, Harvey Pekar, Seán Brady, Kate O'Mara, Anthony Lake, and Bernie Casey.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Steny Hoyer ranks 8,579 out of 15,968. Before him are Russell Wong (1963), P. P. Arnold (1946), Nia Long (1970), Michael Learned (1939), Jim Duggan (1954), and Ken Berry (1933). After him are Jennifer Doudna (1964), Chris Botti (1962), David Miller (1973), Charles A. Beard (1874), David Cross (1964), and Ann Bannon (1932).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Steny Hoyer ranks 549Before him are Lorenzo Snow (1814), Terry Branstad (1946), Thomas Watson Jr. (1914), Michael Hayden (1945), Daniel Patrick Moynihan (1927), and Giorgos Kaminis (1954). After him are Elizabeth Dole (1936), Charles Colson (1931), Stacey Abrams (1973), John Edwards (1953), Rose Cleveland (1846), and Susan Rice (1964).

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