William A. Wheeler

1819 - 1887

William A. Wheeler

William Almon Wheeler (June 30, 1819 – June 4, 1887) was an American politician and attorney. He served as a United States representative from New York from 1861 to 1863 and 1869 to 1877, and the 19th vice president of the United States from 1877 to 1881. Born in Malone, New York, Wheeler pursued a legal career after attending the University of Vermont. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William A. Wheeler has received more than 225,792 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 5,934th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, William A. Wheeler ranks 5,897 out of 14,801Before him are Gustavo Díaz Ordaz, Ata-Malik Juvayni, Boris Skossyreff, Leonor Teles, Wirich Philipp von Daun, and Mohammed Omar. After him are Arthur Greiser, Kim Chaek, Princess Hildegard of Bavaria, Tokugawa Ieyoshi, Diego, Prince of Asturias, and Hedwig Jagiellon, Duchess of Bavaria.

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Among people born in 1819, William A. Wheeler ranks 35Before him are Abner Doubleday, Johan Jongkind, Carlos Manuel de Céspedes, Milan Obrenović II, Prince of Serbia, Roger Fenton, and Carolyne zu Sayn-Wittgenstein. After him are Otto Wilhelm von Struve, Elias Howe, Christopher Latham Sholes, Thomas A. Hendricks, Felice Orsini, and Narcís Monturiol. Among people deceased in 1887, William A. Wheeler ranks 13Before him are Aleksandr Ulyanov, Jenny Lind, Johann Jakob Bachofen, Juan, Count of Montizón, Jules Laforgue, and Carolyne zu Sayn-Wittgenstein. After him are Friedrich von Amerling, Doc Holliday, Jean-Baptiste Boussingault, Anandi Gopal Joshi, Józef Ignacy Kraszewski, and Agostino Depretis.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, William A. Wheeler ranks 1,900 out of 12,171Before him are Bob Woodward (1943), Jack Welch (1935), Stephen Crane (1871), Katey Sagal (1954), Elizabeth George (1949), and James Bond (1900). After him are Abigail Adams (1744), Alfred Newman (1900), Justin Timberlake (1981), Charles W. Morris (1903), Edwin Hall (1855), and E. E. Cummings (1894).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, William A. Wheeler ranks 120Before him are Sam Houston (1793), John Dickinson (1732), Alben W. Barkley (1877), Lynne Cheney (1941), Wolfgang Kapp (1858), and Mitt Romney (1947). After him are Hubert Humphrey (1911), Cus D'Amato (1908), Paul Wolfowitz (1943), Robert Smith (1757), Ben Carson (1951), and Robert Todd Lincoln (1843).