William P. Rogers

1913 - 2001

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William Pierce Rogers (June 23, 1913 – January 2, 2001) was an American diplomat and attorney. He served as United States Attorney General under President Dwight D. Eisenhower and United States Secretary of State under President Richard Nixon. Despite Rogers being a close confidant of Nixon, National Security Advisor Henry Kissinger overshadowed Rogers and eventually succeeded him as Secretary of State. Rogers was the last surviving member of the cabinet of Dwight D. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William P. Rogers has received more than 396,816 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). William P. Rogers is the 9,777th most popular politician (down from 9,766th in 2019), the 3,518th most popular biography from United States (up from 3,792nd in 2019) and the 223rd most popular Politician.

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Among politicians, William P. Rogers ranks 9,777 out of 15,577Before him are Nikolaos Andriakopoulos, Melusine von der Schulenburg, Duchess of Kendal, Nur Hassan Hussein, Elvira of Castile, Countess of Toulouse, Bengt Jönsson, and Eberhard II, Duke of Württemberg. After him are Ludwig von Cobenzl, Marcantonio Memmo, Beatrice of Savoy, Joseph Bringas, Gaius Sempronius Tuditanus, and Thekla, wife of Michael II.

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Among people born in 1913, William P. Rogers ranks 136Before him are Tadao Horie, Alfonso López Michelsen, Alexander Kotov, Stefan Heym, Gig Young, and George Koval. After him are Milivoj Ašner, Walter Andreas Schwarz, René Schneider, Sebastiano Baggio, Pak Song-chol, and František Čáp. Among people deceased in 2001, William P. Rogers ranks 104Before him are Ken Tyrrell, Tamara Smirnova, Gregory Corso, Josef Klaus, Stefan Heym, and Georgy Vitsin. After him are Robert Enrico, Ken Aston, Nigel Hawthorne, Rehavam Ze'evi, Viktor Astafyev, and G. E. M. Anscombe.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, William P. Rogers ranks 3,518 out of 18,182Before him are Sam Francis (1923), Eleanor F. Helin (1932), Alan Perlis (1922), Natacha Rambova (1897), Vince Vaughn (1970), and Richard E. Bellman (1920). After him are Peter Senge (1947), Lisa Edelstein (1966), Jensen Ackles (1978), Charles Jencks (1939), Dominic Chianese (1931), and Scotty Moore (1931).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, William P. Rogers ranks 223Before him are Michael Dukakis (1933), Black Hawk (1767), Lawrence Eagleburger (1930), George Koval (1913), Joseph Jenkins Roberts (1809), and Arturs Krišjānis Kariņš (1964). After him are John C. Breckinridge (1821), Lou Henry Hoover (1874), R. Budd Dwyer (1939), Judith Reisman (1935), Bobby Seale (1936), and Spotted Elk (1826).