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Theodore Roosevelt

1858 - 1919

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Theodore Roosevelt Jr. ( ROH-zə-velt; October 27, 1858 – January 6, 1919), often referred to as Teddy or by his initials, T. R., was an American politician, statesman, soldier, conservationist, naturalist, historian, and writer who served as the 26th president of the United States from 1901 to 1909. He previously served as the 25th vice president under President William McKinley from March to September 1901 and as the 33rd governor of New York from 1899 to 1900. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Theodore Roosevelt has received more than 35,681,690 page views. His biography is available in 136 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 128 in 2019). Theodore Roosevelt is the 233rd most popular politician (up from 260th in 2019), the 74th most popular biography from United States (up from 82nd in 2019) and the 21st 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 15,577Before him are Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Domitian, Lucius Tarquinius Superbus, Gamal Abdel Nasser, Edward VI of England, and Odoacer. After him are Martin Bormann, Konrad Adenauer, Leopold II, Holy Roman Emperor, Olof Palme, Ashurbanipal, and Puyi.

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Among people born in 1858, Theodore Roosevelt ranks 5Before him are Émile Durkheim, Max Planck, Giacomo Puccini, and Selma Lagerlöf. After him are Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria, Rudolf Diesel, Georg Simmel, Gustaf V of Sweden, 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, Emil Fischer, Karl Liebknecht, Alfred Werner, Emiliano Zapata, Gojong of Korea, John William Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh, and Andrew Carnegie.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Theodore Roosevelt ranks 74 out of 18,182Before him are Stephen King (1947), John D. Rockefeller (1839), Danny DeVito (1944), Noam Chomsky (1928), Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890), and Patrick Swayze (1952). After him are Warren Buffett (1930), John Dewey (1859), James Dean (1931), Woodrow Wilson (1856), Robin Williams (1951), and Bill Clinton (1946).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Theodore Roosevelt ranks 21Before him are Harry S. Truman (1884), Richard Nixon (1913), George H. W. Bush (1924), Donald Trump (1946), Al Gore (1948), and Dwight D. Eisenhower (1890). After him are Woodrow Wilson (1856), Bill Clinton (1946), Barack Obama (1961), Gerald Ford (1913), Bhumibol Adulyadej (1927), and Lyndon B. Johnson (1908).