Daniel Webster
#1161 Overall Influence

Daniel Webster

14th and 19th United States Secretary of State

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Daniel Webster was an American lawyer and statesman who represented New Hampshire and Massachusetts in the U.S. Congress and served as the U.S. Secretary of State under Presidents William Henry Harrison, John Tyler, and Millard Fillmore. As one of the most prominent American lawyers of the 19th century, he argued over 200 cases before the U.S. Supreme Court between 1814 and his death in 1852. During his life, he was a member of the Federalist Party, the National Republican Party, and the Whig Party.

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Dartmouth College
Dartmouth College

University and liberal arts college in Hanover, New Hampshire, United States

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#43 World Rank #23 USA Rank
Law