Alexander Gennadiyevich Zaitsev

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Alexander Gennadiyevich Zaitsev (Russian: Александр Геннадиевич Зайцев, born 16 June 1952 in Leningrad) is a retired pair skater who represented the Soviet Union. With partner Irina Rodnina, he is a two-time (1976, 1980) Olympic champion, six-time World champion and seven-time European champion. From 1973 to 1980 they won every event they entered. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alexander Gennadiyevich Zaitsev has received more than 33,909 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Alexander Gennadiyevich Zaitsev is the 87th most popular skater, the 1,810th most popular biography from Russia and the 10th most popular Russian Skater.

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Among skaters, Alexander Gennadiyevich Zaitsev ranks 87 out of 313Before him are Johann Olav Koss, Karin Enke, Alexei Ulanov, Manfred Schnelldorfer, Sergei Grinkov, and Sheila Young. After him are Claudia Pechstein, Christa Luding-Rothenburger, Dorothy Hamill, Steven Bradbury, Aleksandr Gorshkov, and Vera Ralston.

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Among people born in 1952, Alexander Gennadiyevich Zaitsev ranks 439Before him are Veerappan, Philippe Kahn, Peter Zoller, John Broughton, Barbara Hendricks, and Darya Dontsova. After him are Adrian Biddle, Caroline Aaron, Uri Ariel, Arun Jaitley, Brian George, and Sugata Mitra.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Alexander Gennadiyevich Zaitsev ranks 1,810 out of 2,688Before him are Darya Dontsova (1952), Alexander Morozevich (1977), Stanislav Stepashkin (1940), Anna Polina (1989), Viktor Kozin (1953), and Jeanna Friske (1974). After him are Vera Komisova (1953), Pavel Bure (1971), Ksenia Sobchak (1981), Hilarion (1966), Aleksandr Tkachyov (1957), and Yuri Krylov (1930).

Among SKATERS In Russia

Among skaters born in Russia, Alexander Gennadiyevich Zaitsev ranks 10Before him are Klara Guseva (1937), Boris Shilkov (1927), Nikolai Panin (1872), Evgeni Plushenko (1982), Alexei Ulanov (1947), and Sergei Grinkov (1967). After him are Aleksandr Gorshkov (1946), Alexei Yagudin (1980), Marina Anissina (1975), Natalia Bestemianova (1960), Yulia Lipnitskaya (1998), and Ekaterina Gordeeva (1971).