Aleksandr Akimov

1953 - 1986

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Aleksandr Fyodorovich Akimov (Russian: Александр Фёдорович Акимов; 6 May 1953 – 10 May 1986) was a Soviet engineer who was the supervisor of the shift that worked at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant Reactor Unit 4 on the night of the Chernobyl disaster, 26 April 1986. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Aleksandr Akimov has received more than 1,943,990 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Aleksandr Akimov is the 1,345th most popular religious figure (down from 1,274th in 2019), the 699th most popular biography from Russia (down from 681st in 2019) and the 18th most popular Russian Religious Figure.

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Over the past year Aleksandr Akimov has had the most page views in the with 194,833 views, followed by Russian (82,310), and German (45,375). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Chinese (2,455.56%), Hungarian (1,670.80%), and Lithuanian (51.53%)


Among religious figures, Aleksandr Akimov ranks 1,345 out of 3,187Before him are Thomas of Villanova, Impenitent thief, Anandi Gopal Joshi, Pope Anianus of Alexandria, Julian of Antioch, and Pope Avilius of Alexandria. After him are Virginia Centurione Bracelli, Hermann Gmeiner, Umamah bint Zainab, Ivo of Chartres, Ludger, and Archduke Charles Joseph of Austria.

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Among people born in 1953, Aleksandr Akimov ranks 102Before him are Manfred Kaltz, Jerome Powell, Teresa Orlowski, Danny Elfman, Ulrich Mühe, and Jeb Bush. After him are Nan Goldin, Rick Moranis, James Remar, David Hurley, Laurentino Cortizo, and Periko Alonso. Among people deceased in 1986, Aleksandr Akimov ranks 77Before him are Elio de Angelis, Cheikh Anta Diop, Alexandre Tansman, Emilio Fernández, J. Allen Hynek, and André Leroi-Gourhan. After him are Hermann Gmeiner, John Bagot Glubb, Elsa Lanchester, Thierry Sabine, Ellison Onizuka, and Christopher Isherwood.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Aleksandr Akimov ranks 699 out of 3,761Before him are Irina Godunova (1557), Vladimir Minorsky (1877), Faina Ranevskaya (1896), Ivan Panfilov (1893), Alexander Zinoviev (1922), and Yekaterina Vorontsova-Dashkova (1743). After him are Mikhail of Vladimir (1145), Pyotr Lavrov (1823), Fyodor Okhlopkov (1908), Grand Duke Dmitry Konstantinovich of Russia (1860), Yevgeni Preobrazhensky (1886), and Denis Fonvizin (1745).


Among religious figures born in Russia, Aleksandr Akimov ranks 18Before him are Patriarch Tikhon of Moscow (1865), Alexander Schmorell (1917), Tode Mongke (1282), Nicholas of Japan (1836), Xenia of Saint Petersburg (1719), and Maria Alexandrovna Ulyanova (1835). After him are Anna Vyrubova (1884), Matrona Nikonova (1881), Patriarch Alexy I of Moscow (1877), Abdurreshid Ibrahim (1857), Patriarch Pimen I of Moscow (1910), and Dashi-Dorzho Itigilov (1852).