Alexander Gorbatov

1891 - 1973

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Alexander Vasilyevich Gorbatov (Russian: Алекса́ндр Васи́льевич Горба́тов; 21 March 1891 – 7 December 1973) was a Russian and Soviet officer who served as an officer in the Imperial Russian Army during the First World War and as a Colonel-General in the Red Army during the Second World War, and was awarded the title of Hero of the Soviet Union. Following the war, Gorbatov served as a Soviet commandant in Soviet-occupied Germany and East Germany and ultimately retired as a four-star general at the rank of General of the Army. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alexander Gorbatov has received more than 38,881 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Alexander Gorbatov is the 1,324th most popular military personnel, the 1,423rd most popular biography from Russia and the 108th most popular Russian Military Personnel.

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Among military personnels, Alexander Gorbatov ranks 1,324 out of 1,466Before him are Esmail Ghaani, Charles Lee, Juan Aldama, Christopher Cradock, William T. Anderson, and Jonathan M. Wainwright. After him are Kliment Boyadzhiev, Tommy Franks, Walter Krueger, Alexander von Krobatin, J. Lawton Collins, and Felix Graf von Bothmer.

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Among people born in 1891, Alexander Gorbatov ranks 172Before him are Issay Dobrowen, Hamo Beknazarian, Yevgeny Polivanov, Fanny Brice, Charles Bickford, and Ted Meredith. After him are Alfred Sturtevant, Hélène Sparrow, Charley Toorop, Otilio Ulate Blanco, Victor Varconi, and E. A. Dupont. Among people deceased in 1973, Alexander Gorbatov ranks 171Before him are İbrahim Kaypakkaya, Charles Daniels, Arthur Freed, Elizabeth Bowen, Gram Parsons, and Lon Chaney Jr.. After him are Alexander Rou, Otilio Ulate Blanco, Erich Srbek, Carlos Menditeguy, Leonid Stein, and Aleksandr Ponomarev.

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Among people born in Russia, Alexander Gorbatov ranks 1,423 out of 2,688Before him are Vladimir Gardin (1877), Yuri Vizbor (1934), Tatyana Kazankina (1951), Alla Kushnir (1941), Yevgeni Bauer (1865), and Marietta Shaginyan (1888). After him are Sergei Makarov (1958), Maguba Syrtlanova (1912), Tatiana Proskouriakoff (1909), Eugene Kaspersky (1965), Oleg Gazmanov (1951), and Elena Belova (1947).


Among military personnels born in Russia, Alexander Gorbatov ranks 108Before him are Mikhail Yegorov (1923), Vasily Gordov (1896), Nadezhda Popova (1921), Aleksei Evert (1857), Pavel Kurochkin (1900), and Issa Pliyev (1903). After him are Vladimir Tributs (1900), Leonid Khabarov (1947), Yevgeny Rodionov (1977), and Arsen Pavlov (1983).