Tip O'Neill

1912 - 1994

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Thomas Phillip O'Neill Jr. (December 9, 1912 – January 5, 1994) was an American politician who served as the 47th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives from 1977 to 1987, representing northern Boston, Massachusetts, as a Democrat from 1953 to 1987. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tip O'Neill has received more than 1,677,515 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Tip O'Neill is the 13,997th most popular politician (down from 13,330th in 2019), the 9,489th most popular biography from United States (down from 8,841st in 2019) and the 635th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, Tip O'Neill ranks 13,997 out of 15,710Before him are Eddy Maillet, Levi Lincoln Sr., Ján Figeľ, Nirmala Sitharaman, Denis Healey, and Michael Jeffery. After him are Howard Dean, Victor Bruce, 9th Earl of Elgin, Seiko Hashimoto, Milton Margai, Augusto Santos Silva, and Nadia Calviño.

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Among people born in 1912, Tip O'Neill ranks 294Before him are Leslie Johnson, Karl Kreutzberg, Dorothy Height, Dorothy Janis, Sarah Palfrey Cooke, and Art Mollner. After him are Rudolf Stahl, Richard Carlson, Wendy Barrie, Zohra Sehgal, Sheikh Mukhtar Mohamed Hussein, and Tillie Olsen. Among people deceased in 1994, Tip O'Neill ranks 255Before him are Stephen McNally, Bud Houser, Duncan Hamilton, Kristen Pfaff, Macdonald Carey, and Dave Albritton. After him are Henry Banks, John Curry, Noah Beery Jr., Jule Styne, Sam Hanks, and Ralph Miliband.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Tip O'Neill ranks 9,489 out of 15,968Before him are Levi Lincoln Sr. (1749), David Wolf (1956), Stephen Dunham (1964), Martin Davis (1928), Linda Arvidson (1884), and Big Pun (1971). After him are John Bartram (1699), Howard Dean (1948), David Murray (1955), Guion Bluford (1942), RJ Mitte (1992), and Taylor Hawkins (1972).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Tip O'Neill ranks 635Before him are Richard Rush (1780), David Paterson (1954), Alfred Francis Russell (1817), Pat Brown (1905), Bill Nelson (1942), and Levi Lincoln Sr. (1749). After him are Howard Dean (1948), Jon Kyl (1942), Gavin Newsom (1967), Rebecca Latimer Felton (1835), Dennis Hastert (1942), and Dick Durbin (1944).