Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandrov

1912 - 1999

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Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandrov (Russian: Алекса́ндр Дани́лович Алекса́ндров, alternative transliterations: Alexandr or Alexander (first name), and Alexandrov (last name)) (4 August 1912 – 27 July 1999) was a Soviet/Russian mathematician, physicist, philosopher and mountaineer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandrov has received more than 125,688 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandrov is the 321st most popular mathematician (up from 475th in 2019), the 725th most popular biography from Russia (up from 1,109th in 2019) and the 18th most popular Russian Mathematician.

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Among mathematicians, Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandrov ranks 321 out of 1,004Before him are John G. Thompson, Oronce Finé, Theodor Kaluza, Gotthold Eisenstein, Abraham Wald, and Igor Shafarevich. After him are August Leopold Crelle, Shiing-Shen Chern, Stephen Smale, Bartel Leendert van der Waerden, Maurice René Fréchet, and Alain Connes.

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Among people born in 1912, Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandrov ranks 111Before him are Edmond Jabès, Hasan Salama, Perry Como, Charles Addams, Kim Sung-gan, and Isidro Lángara. After him are Yaroslav Stetsko, Barbara W. Tuchman, Kaneto Shindo, Aymoré Moreira, Martin Schwarzschild, and Nancy Wake. Among people deceased in 1999, Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandrov ranks 74Before him are Betty Robinson, Pierre Clémenti, DeForest Kelley, Maurice Couve de Murville, Paul Bowles, and Ri Jong-ok. After him are András Hegedüs, Viacheslav Chornovil, Phaedon Gizikis, Giant Baba, Michel Petrucciani, and Peko Dapčević.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandrov ranks 725 out of 3,761Before him are Sergey Naryshkin (1954), Mikhail Ulyanov (1927), Valeri Kharlamov (1948), Philipp, Prince of Eulenburg (1847), Lev Ivanov (1834), and Sergei Khrushchev (1935). After him are Maria Yudina (1899), Joseph Trumpeldor (1880), Irena Szewińska (1946), Georgy Shpagin (1897), Tanya Savicheva (1930), and Anna Sophia of Prussia (1527).


Among mathematicians born in Russia, Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandrov ranks 18Before him are Nikolay Bogolyubov (1909), Mikhail Leonidovich Gromov (1943), Lev Pontryagin (1908), Pavel Alexandrov (1896), Olga Ladyzhenskaya (1922), and Igor Ansoff (1918). After him are Sergei Sobolev (1908), Sergei Novikov (1938), Rudolf Lipschitz (1832), Kurt Hensel (1861), Ivan Vinogradov (1891), and Otto Hesse (1811).