Stephen E. Ambrose

1936 - 2002

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Stephen Edward Ambrose (January 10, 1936 – October 13, 2002) was an American historian and biographer of U.S. Presidents Dwight D. Eisenhower and Richard Nixon. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stephen E. Ambrose has received more than 856,780 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Stephen E. Ambrose is the 239th most popular historian (down from 223rd in 2019), the 4,608th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,536th in 2019) and the 11th most popular American Historian.

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Among historians, Stephen E. Ambrose ranks 239 out of 341Before him are Frederick Jackson Turner, Johannes Meursius, Ivane Javakhishvili, Walter Laqueur, Georg Gottfried Gervinus, and Alexander Kazhdan. After him are Natalie Zemon Davis, Edwin O. Reischauer, Christopher Hill, Reinhart Dozy, Gustave Schlumberger, and Leo Allatius.

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Among people born in 1936, Stephen E. Ambrose ranks 258Before him are Jan Němec, Elisabeth Kopp, Abbie Hoffman, Agnieszka Osiecka, Edward Feigenbaum, and Raymond Damadian. After him are Saburō Kawabuchi, Emil Loteanu, Nicolas Alfonsi, Kigeli V of Rwanda, Alejandro Maldonado, and Victor Lanoux. Among people deceased in 2002, Stephen E. Ambrose ranks 151Before him are Ibn al-Khattab, Masakatsu Miyamoto, Ramón Grosso, Yves Robert, Layne Staley, and Luise Rinser. After him are Milton Berle, Kristen Nygaard, Justin Ahomadégbé-Tomêtin, Gabrielle Wittkop, Sune Andersson, and John Agar.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Stephen E. Ambrose ranks 4,608 out of 15,968Before him are Gerrit Smith Miller (1869), Andrew Robinson (1942), Norman Lloyd (1914), Patty Duke (1946), Bobby Riggs (1918), and Nick Cravat (1912). After him are Gordon Willis (1931), Nancy Roman (1925), Maryanne Trump Barry (1937), William Guarnere (1923), Dylan O'Brien (1991), and Adam Brody (1979).

Among HISTORIANS In United States

Among historians born in United States, Stephen E. Ambrose ranks 11Before him are Hayden White (1928), Barbara W. Tuchman (1912), Howard Zinn (1922), Deborah Lipstadt (1947), William H. Prescott (1796), and Frederick Jackson Turner (1861). After him are Natalie Zemon Davis (1928), Donald Keene (1922), Drew Gilpin Faust (1947), Richard N. Frye (1920), Daniel J. Boorstin (1914), and Linda Nochlin (1931).