Tom Vilsack

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Tom Vilsack

Thomas James Vilsack (; born December 13, 1950) is an American politician and lawyer who served as the United States Secretary of Agriculture from January 2009 until January 2017. A member of the Iowa Democratic Party, Vilsack also served as the 40th Governor of Iowa from 1999 to 2007. On November 30, 2006, he formally launched his candidacy for nomination for President of the United States by the Democratic Party in the 2008 election, but ended his bid on February 23, 2007.Barack Obama announced Vilsack's selection to be Secretary of Agriculture on December 17, 2008. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Tom Vilsack has received more than 601,685 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 13,757th most popular politician.

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  • 23

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  • 1.80

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  • 4.20

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Among politicians, Tom Vilsack ranks 13,564 out of 14,801Before him are Shashi Tharoor, Marianne Thieme, Susana Díaz, Amber Rudd, Tom Daschle, and Igor Trandenkov. After him are Charlie Baker, Roy Moore, Alexander Borodai, Ilse Aigner, Sam Brownback, and Henry McMaster.

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Among people born in 1950, Tom Vilsack ranks 450Before him are Joseph R. Tanner, Takao Orii, Karen Joy Fowler, Shoko Hamada, Pawan Kumar Chamling, and Anna Tibaijuka. After him are Megumi Torigoe, Laura Ziskin, John Boozman, Colin McGinn, Alan Johnson, and Charles Krauthammer.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Tom Vilsack ranks 9,542 out of 12,171Before him are Mark Price (1964), Busy Philipps (1979), Linnea Quigley (1958), Cam Newton (1989), Steve Johnson (1989), and Amy Carlson (1968). After him are Charlie Baker (1956), Will Forte (1970), Shiloh Fernandez (1985), Erik Rhodes (1982), Andrea Jaeger (1965), and Anna Camp (1982).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, Tom Vilsack ranks 673Before him are Loretta Lynch (1959), Gabby Giffords (1970), Paul LePage (1948), Jeanne Shaheen (1947), Mark Dayton (1947), and Tom Daschle (1947). After him are Charlie Baker (1956), Sam Brownback (1956), Henry McMaster (1947), Phil Bryant (1954), Tom Harkin (1939), and Paul Laxalt (1922).