William Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst

1773 - 1857

William Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst

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 73,025 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 9,878th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, William Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst ranks 9,832 out of 14,801Before him are Georg, Prince of Saxe-Meiningen, Iufni, Andrius Kubilius, Erchinoald, Gebre Mesqel Lalibela, and Alexander Novikov. After him are Roberto María Ortiz, Ali Saibou, Ants Piip, Rosen Plevneliev, Eadgifu of Wessex, and Manius Otacilius Crassus.

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Among people born in 1773, William Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst ranks 31Before him are Prince Louis Charles of Prussia, Ioannis Kolettis, Josef Jungmann, Jacob Aall, Joseph de Villèle, and Thomas Horsfield. After him are Sally Hemings, Yuri Lisyansky, Arthur Aikin, and Thomas Brisbane. Among people deceased in 1857, William Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst ranks 38Before him are Carl Ludwig Koch, Duke Eugen of Württemberg, Achille Devéria, Johann Jakob Heckel, Abe Masahiro, and Frederick Scott Archer. After him are Princess Mary, Duchess of Gloucester and Edinburgh, Juan Lindo, Manuel José Quintana, Johann Friedrich Naumann, Johann Schweigger, and William L. Marcy.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, William Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst ranks 2,168 out of 5,347Before him are Claude Rains (1889), John McAfee (1945), Carl Palmer (1950), Flora MacDonald (1722), Paul W. S. Anderson (1965), and Robert Kerr (1755). After him are John Evelyn (1620), George Smith (1840), John Hannah (1962), Maud Watson (1864), Trafford Leigh-Mallory (1892), and W. Montgomery Watt (1909).