Thaddeus Stevens

1792 - 1868

Thaddeus Stevens

Thaddeus Stevens (April 4, 1792 – August 11, 1868) was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Pennsylvania and one of the leaders of the Radical Republican faction of the Republican Party during the 1860s. A fierce opponent of slavery and discrimination against African-Americans, Stevens sought to secure their rights during Reconstruction, in opposition to U.S. President Andrew Johnson. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thaddeus Stevens has received more than 1,836,448 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 12,239th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Thaddeus Stevens ranks 12,145 out of 14,801Before him are Liu Yunshan, Mary Harrison McKee, Ana Botella, Ayelet Shaked, Cecilia Malmström, and Firuz Shah Tughlaq. After him are Venkaiah Naidu, Remigio Morales Bermúdez, Nikolai Stepulov, Giuseppe Delfino, Manuel Allendesalazar y Muñoz de Salazar, and Pybba of Mercia.

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Among people born in 1792, Thaddeus Stevens ranks 43Before him are Pyotr Vyazemsky, James Francis Stephens, Thomas Bell, José María Carreño, Gulab Singh, and Vicente Ramón Roca. After him are William Hobson and Thomas Mitchell. Among people deceased in 1868, Thaddeus Stevens ranks 45Before him are Halfdan Kjerulf, José Tadeo Monagas, Ramón María Narváez, 1st Duke of Valencia, Bernardo Berro, Black Kettle, and Joaquín Suárez. After him is Mzilikazi.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Thaddeus Stevens ranks 6,160 out of 12,171Before him are Mary Harrison McKee (1858), Art Acord (1890), Jeff Hardy (1977), Thomas Calabro (1959), Jaden Smith (1998), and Dexter Jackson (1969). After him are Melissa Mathison (1950), Penelope Ann Miller (1964), Jessica Drake (1974), Jimmy Kimmel (1967), Kevin Dunn (1956), and Jon Stewart (1962).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Thaddeus Stevens ranks 407Before him are Jeane Kirkpatrick (1926), Tenskwatawa (1775), Louis McLane (1786), Marco Rubio (1971), Lewis Cass (1782), and Mary Harrison McKee (1858). After him are David Dinkins (1927), Lucy Webb Hayes (1831), William H. Crawford (1772), Richard Olney (1835), Edwin Stanton (1814), and Ignatius L. Donnelly (1831).