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William Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst

1773 - 1857

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William Pitt Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst, GCH, PC (14 January 1773 – 13 March 1857) was a British diplomat and colonial administrator. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst has received more than 99,279 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). William Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst is the 10,327th most popular politician (down from 9,815th in 2019), the 2,368th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,166th in 2019) and the 359th most popular British Politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, William Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst ranks 10,327 out of 15,710Before him are Ertha Pascal-Trouillot, Giovanni II Participazio, Alaksandar Milinkievič, Llywelyn the Great, Juan José Arévalo, and Iñaki Urdangarin. After him are Caspar Weinberger, Ventidius Cumanus, Paweł Adamowicz, Enrico Letta, Gebhard, Duke of Lorraine, and Stojan Protić.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1773, William Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst ranks 33Before him are Ioannis Kolettis, Giuseppe Acerbi, Sally Hemings, Josef Jungmann, Joseph de Villèle, and Yuri Lisyansky. After him are Jacob Aall, Thomas Horsfield, Josef August Schultes, Mihály Csokonai, Arthur Aikin, and Thomas Brisbane. Among people deceased in 1857, William Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst ranks 39Before him are William Brown, Manuel Oribe, Daniele Manin, Achille Devéria, Princess Mary, Duchess of Gloucester and Edinburgh, and Infanta Ana de Jesus Maria of Braganza. After him are Abe Masahiro, Johann Jakob Heckel, Carl Ludwig Koch, Juan Lindo, Manuel José Quintana, and Johann Schweigger.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, William Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst ranks 2,368 out of 6,924Before him are Freddie Highmore (1992), Simon Le Bon (1958), Humphrey Gilbert (1539), Hilary Mantel (1952), Henry Ireton (1611), and Llywelyn the Great (1173). After him are Rufus Sewell (1967), Maurice Evans (1901), Renée Vivien (1877), Kevin Ayers (1944), Ernest Bevin (1881), and Harry Seeley (1839).

Among POLITICIANS In United Kingdom

Among politicians born in United Kingdom, William Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst ranks 359Before him are Alexander Mountbatten, 1st Marquess of Carisbrooke (1886), Prince William of Gloucester (1941), Jeremy Thorpe (1929), Prince Maurice of Battenberg (1891), Henry Ireton (1611), and Llywelyn the Great (1173). After him are Ernest Bevin (1881), Wulfhere of Mercia (650), Ian Paisley (1926), Matthew Hopkins (1620), Dionysios Kasdaglis (1872), and Alexander Cambridge, 1st Earl of Athlone (1874).