Richard Mentor Johnson
#244077 Overall Influence

Richard Mentor Johnson

Ninth vice president of the United States

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Richard Mentor Johnson was an American lawyer and politician who served as the ninth vice president of the United States, serving from 1837 to 1841 under President Martin Van Buren. He is the only vice president elected by the United States Senate under the provisions of the Twelfth Amendment. Johnson also represented Kentucky in the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate. He began and ended his political career in the Kentucky House of Representatives.

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Transylvania University
Transylvania University

Private university in Lexington, Kentucky, United States

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#12004 World Rank
Law

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