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William R. Day

1849 - 1923

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William Rufus Day (April 17, 1849 – July 9, 1923) was an American diplomat and jurist who served as an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States from 1903 to 1922. Prior to his service on the Supreme Court, Day served as United States Secretary of State during the administration of President William McKinley. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William R. Day has received more than 170,186 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). William R. Day is the 15,546th most popular politician (down from 13,808th in 2019), the 9,106th most popular biography from United States (down from 9,008th in 2019) and the 586th most popular American Politician.

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Among politicians, William R. Day ranks 15,546 out of 15,577Before him are Joseph Boakai, Marietta Giannakou, Liviu Dragnea, Earle Page, Gouverneur Morris, and Valery Bolotov. After him are Sumitra Mahajan, Valeria Ciavatta, Syarhey Rumas, Georges Trombert, Ruth First, and Alois Schnabel.

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Among people born in 1849, William R. Day ranks 98Before him are Fernand de Langle de Cary, José Manuel Pando, Alfhild Agrell, Abbott Handerson Thayer, August Palm, and Horace Lamb. After him are Edmund Gosse, Victor Bruce, 9th Earl of Elgin, and Edwin Lord Weeks. Among people deceased in 1923, William R. Day ranks 103Before him are Fidel Pagés, Manuel Allendesalazar y Muñoz de Salazar, Theodor Rosetti, Charles Kent, Bernard Bosanquet, and Duncan Stewart. After him are Ole Østmo, Eugène Mougin, Otto Bahr Halvorsen, Walther Penck, and George Clement Perkins.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, William R. Day ranks 9,106 out of 18,182Before him are Gene Saks (1921), Gouverneur Morris (1752), Aida Turturro (1962), Billy Beane (1962), Robert Creeley (1926), and Kurt Wimmer (1964). After him are Eric Close (1967), Theda Skocpol (1947), Frank Chapman (1864), Peabo Bryson (1951), Haley Lu Richardson (1995), and Alicia Witt (1975).

Among POLITICIANS In United States

Among politicians born in United States, William R. Day ranks 586Before him are Porter Goss (1938), Eric Adams (1960), Gordon B. Hinckley (1910), Michael D. Griffin (1949), Robert Elswit (1950), and Gouverneur Morris (1752). After him are George Hearst (1820), John J. Sullivan (1959), Rand Paul (1963), Ann Richards (1933), Gary Johnson (1953), and Gaylord Nelson (1916).