Thomas Jefferson

1743 - 1826

Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson (April 13, 1743 – July 4, 1826) was an American statesman, diplomat, lawyer, architect, philosopher, and Founding Father who served as the third president of the United States from 1801 to 1809. He had previously served as the second vice president of the United States between 1797 and 1801. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Thomas Jefferson has received more than 19,358,589 page views. His biography is available in 138 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 7th most popular politician.

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  • 138

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 21.21

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.03

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among politicians, Thomas Jefferson ranks 7 out of 14,801Before him are Napoleon, Adolf Hitler, Julius Caesar, Donald Trump, Louis XIV of France, and Joseph Stalin. After him are Augustus, Vladimir Lenin, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, Charlemagne, Elizabeth I of England, and Jimmy Carter.

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Among people born in 1743, Thomas Jefferson ranks 1After him are Antoine Lavoisier, Jean-Paul Marat, Madame du Barry, Luigi Boccherini, Marquis de Condorcet, Alessandro Cagliostro, Martin Heinrich Klaproth, Toussaint Louverture, Archduchess Maria Elisabeth of Austria, Carl Peter Thunberg, and Friedrich Heinrich Jacobi. Among people deceased in 1826, Thomas Jefferson ranks 1After him are Carl Maria von Weber, John Adams, Joseph von Fraunhofer, René Laennec, Giuseppe Piazzi, Philippe Pinel, John VI of Portugal, Stamford Raffles, Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin, Joseph Proust, and Elizabeth Alexeievna.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Thomas Jefferson ranks 2 out of 12,171Before him are Donald Trump (1946). After him are Thomas Edison (1847), Jimmy Carter (1924), Muhammad Ali (1942), Edgar Allan Poe (1809), Abraham Lincoln (1809), Marilyn Monroe (1926), Sylvester Stallone (1946), Ronald Reagan (1911), Ernest Hemingway (1899), and Martin Van Buren (1782).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Thomas Jefferson ranks 2Before him are Donald Trump (1946). After him are Jimmy Carter (1924), Abraham Lincoln (1809), Ronald Reagan (1911), Martin Van Buren (1782), Hillary Clinton (1947), John F. Kennedy (1917), James K. Polk (1795), George Washington (1732), Benjamin Franklin (1706), and Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882).