Alexander Gorchakov

1798 - 1883

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Prince Alexander Mikhailovich Gorchakov (Russian: Алекса́ндр Миха́йлович Горчако́в; 15 July 1798 – 11 March 1883) was a Russian diplomat and statesman from the Gorchakov princely family. He has an enduring reputation as one of the most influential and respected diplomats of the mid-19th century. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alexander Gorchakov has received more than 141,313 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Alexander Gorchakov is the 6,168th most popular politician (down from 5,308th in 2019), the 35th most popular biography from Estonia (down from 27th in 2019) and the 14th most popular Estonian Politician.

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  • 32

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.27

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Over the past year Alexander Gorchakov has had the most page views in the with 96,478 views, followed by English (18,674), and German (11,384). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are German (127.00%), Arabic (70.25%), and Swedish (62.69%)


Among politicians, Alexander Gorchakov ranks 6,171 out of 19,576Before him are Kido Takayoshi, Archduchess Maria Anna Josepha of Austria, Pleistoanax, Chung Hong-won, Pontiac, Ratchis, Petru Rareș, Aratus of Sicyon, and Herman VI, Margrave of Baden. After him are Matvei Zakharov, Mesha, and Milan Babić.

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Among people born in 1798, Alexander Gorchakov ranks 15Before him are Marie-Caroline of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, Duchess of Berry, Josiah Warren, František Palacký, Grand Duke Michael Pavlovich of Russia, August Heinrich Hoffmann von Fallersleben, and Franz Ernst Neumann. After him are Archduchess Clementina of Austria, Johan Rudolph Thorbecke, Thomas Hodgkin, Christian August II, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg, Andries Pretorius, and Dionysios Solomos. Among people deceased in 1883, Alexander Gorchakov ranks 21Before him are Eva Gonzalès, Pertevniyal Sultan, Sojourner Truth, Prince Charles of Prussia, Ranavalona II, and Tự Đức. After him are Édouard Roche, Friedrich von Flotow, Pierre Auguste Cot, Abdülkerim Nadir Pasha, Édouard René de Laboulaye, and Lucien Olivier.

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In Estonia

Among people born in Estonia, Alexander Gorchakov ranks 35 out of 351Before him are Otto von Kotzebue (1787), Johan Laidoner (1884), Magnus Gabriel De la Gardie (1622), Michael Sittow (1459), Lydia Koidula (1843), and Neeme Järvi (1937). After him are Georg Wilhelm Richmann (1711), Anton Hansen Tammsaare (1878), Bernhard Schmidt (1879), Leonid Kulik (1883), Andrus Ansip (1956), and Otto Wilhelm von Struve (1819).

Among POLITICIANS In Estonia

Among politicians born in Estonia, Alexander Gorchakov ranks 14Before him are Jacob De la Gardie (1583), Kaja Kallas (1977), Siim Kallas (1948), Kersti Kaljulaid (1969), Magnus Gabriel De la Gardie (1622), and Neeme Järvi (1937). After him are Bernhard Schmidt (1879), Andrus Ansip (1956), Vaino Väljas (1931), Johann Voldemar Jannsen (1819), Johannes Vares (1890), and Jaan Tõnisson (1868).