WRITER

Alexander Belyaev

1884 - 1942

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Alexander Romanovich Belyaev (Russian: Алекса́ндр Рома́нович Беля́ев, [ɐlʲɪkˈsandr rɐˈmanəvʲɪtɕ bʲɪˈlʲæɪf]; 16 March [O.S. 4 March] 1884 – 6 January 1942) was a Soviet Russian writer of science fiction. His works from the 1920s and 1930s made him a highly regarded figure in Russian science fiction, often referred to as "Russia's Jules Verne". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alexander Belyaev has received more than 68,862 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Alexander Belyaev is the 1,600th most popular writer (down from 1,583rd in 2019), the 537th most popular biography from Russia (down from 523rd in 2019) and the 71st most popular Russian Writer.

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Alexander Belyaev ranks 1,600 out of 5,794Before him are Edmond Hamilton, Peter Altenberg, Táhirih, Lewis Mumford, Eugene Nida, and Nina Berberova. After him are Anna de Noailles, Ivan Kotliarevsky, Pierre Plantard, Ida Laura Pfeiffer, Elizabeth Bishop, and Ken Wilber.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1884, Alexander Belyaev ranks 61Before him are Béla Balázs, Halide Edib Adıvar, Empress Teimei, Johan Laidoner, Princess Helen of Serbia, and Drastamat Kanayan. After him are Mikhail Borodin, Eugène Tisserant, Princess Beatrice of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Gerald Gardner, Georg Lindemann, and Yasuji Okamura. Among people deceased in 1942, Alexander Belyaev ranks 66Before him are Adam Czerniaków, Yosano Akiko, Georges Politzer, Thorvald Stauning, Georg Stumme, and John Barrymore. After him are Erwin Schulhoff, Georg Alexander Pick, Heinz Hitler, Lauri Kristian Relander, Miguel Hernández, and Alfred Flatow.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Alexander Belyaev ranks 537 out of 2,688Before him are Vladimir Shukhov (1853), Sergey Biryuzov (1904), Elem Klimov (1933), Johann Christoph Gottsched (1700), Savielly Tartakower (1887), and Nina Berberova (1901). After him are Martiros Saryan (1880), Nina Kulagina (1926), Serge Koussevitzky (1874), Aleksei N. Leontiev (1903), Konstantin Makovsky (1839), and Viktor Tikhonov (1930).

Among WRITERS In Russia

Among writers born in Russia, Alexander Belyaev ranks 71Before him are Mikhail Saltykov-Shchedrin (1826), Alexander Grin (1880), Viktor Suvorov (1947), Valery Bryusov (1873), Lyudmila Ulitskaya (1943), and Nina Berberova (1901). After him are Yekaterina Vorontsova-Dashkova (1743), Lilya Brik (1891), Alexander Fadeyev (1901), Denis Fonvizin (1745), Tanya Savicheva (1930), and Mukhtar Auezov (1897).