Thad Cochran

1937 - 2019

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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 778,278 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Thad Cochran is the 14,581st most popular politician (down from 11,268th in 2019), the 11,067th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,871st in 2019) and the 779th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Thad Cochran ranks 14,581 out of 15,710Before him are Lorella Stefanelli, George S. Boutwell, Ludger Beerbaum, Nuno Gomes Nabiam, Peter Robinson, and Arthur Porritt, Baron Porritt. After him are Happy Chandler, Don Young, Dolores Delgado, Johnny Isakson, Monica Frassoni, and Birgitta Jónsdóttir.

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Among people born in 1937, Thad Cochran ranks 428Before him are Gus Hutchison, Bob Boozer, John Devitt, Donnelly Rhodes, Al D'Amato, and Elinor Donahue. After him are Judy Tegart-Dalton, James Carlisle, Shay Brennan, Tony Shelly, Peter Brabrook, and Alan Peacock. Among people deceased in 2019, Thad Cochran ranks 461Before him are Robert Hunter, Mike Troy, István Szívós, Stevie Chalmers, Oliver Mtukudzi, and Atli Eðvaldsson. After him are Phil Masinga, Bill Macy, Susan Bernard, John Carl Buechler, Juice Wrld, and Tommy Smith.

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Among people born in United States, Thad Cochran ranks 11,067 out of 15,968Before him are Alex Groza (1926), Gretchen Fraser (1919), Bridgit Mendler (1992), Todd Martin (1970), Ed Lu (1963), and A. C. Green (1963). After him are Happy Chandler (1898), Mark-Paul Gosselaar (1974), Terence Winter (1960), Don Young (1933), Chris Hansen (1959), and Johnny Isakson (1944).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Thad Cochran ranks 779Before him are Loretta Lynch (1959), Ben Cardin (1943), Barbara Jordan (1936), Antonio Villaraigosa (1953), Butch Otter (1942), and Tom Daschle (1947). After him are Happy Chandler (1898), Don Young (1933), Johnny Isakson (1944), Kirsten Gillibrand (1966), Mike Beebe (1946), and Michele Bachmann (1956).

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