Alexander Kazhdan

1922 - 1997

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Alexander Petrovich Kazhdan (Russian: Алекса́ндр Петро́вич Кажда́н; 3 September 1922 – 29 May 1997) was a Soviet-American Byzantinist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alexander Kazhdan has received more than 57,512 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Alexander Kazhdan is the 238th most popular historian (down from 213th in 2019), the 1,160th most popular biography from Russia (down from 1,095th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Russian Historian.

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Among historians, Alexander Kazhdan ranks 238 out of 341Before him are André Clot, Frederick Jackson Turner, Johannes Meursius, Ivane Javakhishvili, Walter Laqueur, and Georg Gottfried Gervinus. After him are Stephen E. Ambrose, Natalie Zemon Davis, Edwin O. Reischauer, Christopher Hill, Reinhart Dozy, and Gustave Schlumberger.

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Among people born in 1922, Alexander Kazhdan ranks 225Before him are Bob Martin, Vladimir Etush, Francisco Rodríguez Adrados, Micheline Ostermeyer, George Knobel, and Joanne Dru. After him are Ruby Dee, Richard Kiley, Donald Keene, Roland Dumas, Natalya Meklin, and Joseph Mermans. Among people deceased in 1997, Alexander Kazhdan ranks 146Before him are Juan Burgueño, Salvador Artigas, Amos Tutuola, Robert H. Dicke, Brian Connolly, and Agnieszka Osiecka. After him are Heikki A. Alikoski, Tete Montoliu, Georges Marchal, Baltazar, Robert Pinget, and Afonsinho.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Alexander Kazhdan ranks 1,160 out of 2,688Before him are Vladimir Odoyevsky (1803), Şihabetdin Märcani (1818), Anatoly Filipchenko (1928), Vladimir Sorokin (1955), Semyon Bogdanov (1894), and Reinhard Bonnke (1940). After him are Yury Solomin (1935), Yuri Orlov (1924), Semyon Bychkov (1952), Pyotr Durnovo (1842), Pavel Chistyakov (1832), and Alexey Sudayev (1912).

Among HISTORIANS In Russia

Among historians born in Russia, Alexander Kazhdan ranks 6Before him are George Ostrogorsky (1902), Vasily Bartold (1869), Vladimir Minorsky (1877), Jacob Theodor Klein (1685), and Vasily Klyuchevsky (1841). After him are Mikhail Pogodin (1800), Mikhail Artamonov (1898), Boris Rybakov (1908), and Vasily Struve (1889).