Theodore Roosevelt

1858 - 1919

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Theodore Roosevelt Jr. (October 27, 1858 – January 6, 1919), often referred to as Teddy or by his initials, T. R., was an American politician, soldier, statesman, conservationist, naturalist, and writer who served as the 26th president of the United States from 1901 to 1909. He previously held various positions in New York politics, rising up the ranks to serve as the state's 33rd governor for two years. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Theodore Roosevelt has received more than 37,753,274 page views. His biography is available in 141 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 136 in 2019). Theodore Roosevelt is the 233rd most popular politician (down from 231st in 2019), the 76th most popular biography from United States (down from 74th in 2019) and the 26th most popular American Politician.

Theodore Roosevelt is most famous for being the 26th president of the United States, and for his contributions to conservation.

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Among politicians, Theodore Roosevelt ranks 233 out of 19,576Before him are Mehmed VI, Yuri Andropov, Enver Hoxha, Reinhard Heydrich, Bill Clinton, and Alexander III of Russia. After him are Matthias Corvinus, Thutmose III, Caracalla, Catherine I of Russia, Empress Dowager Cixi, and Şehzade Mustafa.

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Among people born in 1858, Theodore Roosevelt ranks 5Before him are Max Planck, Émile Durkheim, Giacomo Puccini, and Selma Lagerlöf. After him are Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria, Gustaf V of Sweden, Rudolf Diesel, Georg Simmel, Omar Mukhtar, Emmeline Pankhurst, and Giuseppe Peano. Among people deceased in 1919, Theodore Roosevelt ranks 3Before him are Rosa Luxemburg, and Pierre-Auguste Renoir. After him are Ernst Haeckel, Karl Adolph Gjellerup, Gojong of Korea, Emil Fischer, Karl Liebknecht, Emiliano Zapata, Ruggero Leoncavallo, Carl Larsson, and John William Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Theodore Roosevelt ranks 76 out of 20,380Before him are Henry David Thoreau (1817), Helen Keller (1880), Jack London (1876), Toni Morrison (1931), Patrick Swayze (1952), and Bill Clinton (1946). After him are Woody Allen (1935), Al Capone (1899), Abraham Maslow (1908), Robin Williams (1951), Stephen King (1947), and Morgan Freeman (1937).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Theodore Roosevelt ranks 26Before him are Bernie Sanders (1941), Al Gore (1948), Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890), George W. Bush (1946), George H. W. Bush (1924), and Bill Clinton (1946). After him are Woodrow Wilson (1856), Gerald Ford (1913), Crazy Horse (1840), Lyndon B. Johnson (1908), Bhumibol Adulyadej (1927), and Barack Obama (1961).