Thad Cochran

1937 - 2019

Thad Cochran

William Thad Cochran (; December 7, 1937 – May 30, 2019) was an American attorney and politician who served as a United States Senator for Mississippi from 1978 to 2018. A Republican, he served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1973 to 1978. Born in Pontotoc, Mississippi, Cochran graduated from the University of Mississippi. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thad Cochran has received more than 729,637 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 11,354th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Thad Cochran ranks 11,288 out of 14,801Before him are Nur Hassan Hussein, V. J. Sukselainen, Metacomet, Gough Whitlam, Gerhard Louis De Geer, and Domingo Santa María. After him are Irina Khakamada, Melchor Múzquiz, Theodora Komnene, Queen of Jerusalem, Álvaro de Figueroa, 1st Count of Romanones, Tithraustes, and Walter Veltroni.

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Among people born in 1937, Thad Cochran ranks 264Before him are Luiz Bueno, Márta Rudas, Barbro Lindgren, Barbara Babcock, Bruno Mora, and Nur Hassan Hussein. After him are Ramsewak Shankar, Shirley Eaton, Loretta Swit, Richard H. Truly, Jorge Cafrune, and Una Stubbs. Among people deceased in 2019, Thad Cochran ranks 206Before him are Russi Taylor, Christopher C. Kraft Jr., Aleksey Buldakov, Cameron Boyce, John C. Bogle, and Pedro Morales. After him are Yvette Williams, King Kong Bundy, Ted Lindsay, Morgan Woodward, Apolo Nsibambi, and Neville Lederle.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Thad Cochran ranks 4,875 out of 12,171Before him are Larry Hankin (1940), Sam Wanamaker (1919), Carl Wilson (1946), Metacomet (1639), Bruno Kirby (1949), and Norman Spinrad (1940). After him are Rudy Van Gelder (1924), Henry Carr (1941), Brad Delson (1977), Billy Gilbert (1894), Medgar Evers (1925), and Criss Angel (1967).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Thad Cochran ranks 334Before him are Annie Edson Taylor (1838), Alf Landon (1887), Rick Perry (1950), Harriet Lane (1830), Helen Herron Taft (1861), and Metacomet (1639). After him are Sargent Shriver (1915), John Boehner (1949), Stephen A. Douglas (1813), John Kasich (1952), Janet Reno (1938), and Richard H. Truly (1937).