Alexander I of Russia

1777 - 1825

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Alexander I (Russian: Алекса́ндр I Па́влович, tr. Aleksándr I Pávlovich, IPA: [ɐlʲɪkˈsandr ˈpavləvʲɪtɕ]; 23 December [O.S. 12 December] 1777 – 1 December [O.S. 19 November] 1825) was Emperor of Russia from 1801, the first King of Congress Poland from 1815, and the Grand Duke of Finland from 1809 to his death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alexander I of Russia has received more than 4,368,395 page views. His biography is available in 82 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 79 in 2019). Alexander I of Russia is the 178th most popular politician (up from 215th in 2019), the 25th most popular biography from Russia (up from 31st in 2019) and the 10th most popular Russian Politician.

Alexander I of Russia was the Tsar of Russia from 1801 to 1825. He was the son of Paul I of Russia and Sophie Dorothea of Württemberg. He was also a military leader, and he led Russia into the Napoleonic Wars. He was also known for his liberal reforms in education, which led to the establishment of the University of Moscow.

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Among politicians, Alexander I of Russia ranks 178 out of 15,710Before him are Harry S. Truman, Septimius Severus, William I, German Emperor, Henry II of France, Björn Ironside, and Gamal Abdel Nasser. After him are Dwight D. Eisenhower, Rodrigo Duterte, Mars, David Ben-Gurion, Ibrahim of the Ottoman Empire, and Al Gore.

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Among people born in 1777, Alexander I of Russia ranks 2Before him is Carl Friedrich Gauss. After him are Hans Christian Ørsted, Désirée Clary, Henry Clay, Heinrich von Kleist, Francis I of the Two Sicilies, Elisa Bonaparte, Juliette Récamier, Louis Jacques Thénard, Philipp Otto Runge, and Nathan Mayer Rothschild. Among people deceased in 1825, Alexander I of Russia ranks 2Before him is Jacques-Louis David. After him are Antonio Salieri, Henri de Saint-Simon, Maximilian I Joseph of Bavaria, Ferdinand I of the Two Sicilies, Henry Fuseli, Jean Paul, Pauline Bonaparte, Laskarina Bouboulina, Dmitry Bortniansky, and Vivant Denon.

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Among people born in Russia, Alexander I of Russia ranks 25 out of 2,688Before him are Igor Stravinsky (1882), Kim Jong-il (1941), Wassily Kandinsky (1866), Maxim Gorky (1868), Ayn Rand (1905), and Isaac Asimov (1920). After him are Mikhail Bakunin (1814), Yul Brynner (1920), Dmitri Shostakovich (1906), Modest Mussorgsky (1839), Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873), and Ivan Turgenev (1818).


Among politicians born in Russia, Alexander I of Russia ranks 10Before him are Vladimir Putin (1952), Nicholas II of Russia (1868), Ivan the Terrible (1530), Nikita Khrushchev (1894), Boris Yeltsin (1931), and Kim Jong-il (1941). After him are Nicholas I of Russia (1796), Alexander III of Russia (1845), Paul I of Russia (1754), Georgy Zhukov (1896), Yuri Andropov (1914), and Alexander II of Russia (1818).