Alexander Kerensky

1881 - 1970

Alexander Kerensky

Alexander Fyodorovich Kerensky ( KERR-ən-skee, kə-REN-skee; Russian: Алекса́ндр Фёдорович Ке́ренский, IPA: [ɐlʲɪkˈsandr ˈkʲerʲɪnskʲɪj]; original spelling: Александръ Ѳедоровичъ Керенскій; 4 May [O.S. 22 April] 1881 – 11 June 1970) was a Russian lawyer and revolutionary who was a key political figure in the Russian Revolution of 1917. After the February Revolution of 1917, he joined the newly formed Russian Provisional Government, first as Minister of Justice, then as Minister of War, and after July as the government's second Minister-Chairman. A leader of the moderate-socialist Trudovik faction of the Socialist Revolutionary Party, he was also vice-chairman of the powerful Petrograd Soviet. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alexander Kerensky has received more than 1,359,981 page views. His biography is available in 65 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 601st most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Alexander Kerensky ranks 596 out of 14,801Before him are Arthur Seyss-Inquart, Ladislaus the Posthumous, Frederick William II of Prussia, Elena Ceaușescu, Andrew Jackson, and Wilhelmina of the Netherlands. After him are Árpád, Möngke Khan, Hezekiah, Norodom Sihanouk, Peter II of Russia, and Taejo of Goryeo.

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Among people born in 1881, Alexander Kerensky ranks 9Before him are Alexander Fleming, Pope John XXIII, Stefan Zweig, Béla Bartók, Anna Pavlova, and Enver Pasha. After him are Lu Xun, Ludwig von Mises, Kliment Voroshilov, Roger Martin du Gard, Walther von Brauchitsch, and Hans Kelsen. Among people deceased in 1970, Alexander Kerensky ranks 12Before him are Erich Maria Remarque, António de Oliveira Salazar, Jimi Hendrix, Yukio Mishima, Sukarno, and Max Born. After him are Hjalmar Schacht, Nelly Sachs, Mark Rothko, François Mauriac, Shmuel Yosef Agnon, and Paul Celan.

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Among people born in Russia, Alexander Kerensky ranks 73 out of 2,050Before him are Anna of Russia (1693), Georgy Malenkov (1902), Wilhelm Wien (1864), Andrei Rublev (1360), Rurik (830), and Anatoly Dyatlov (1931). After him are Peter II of Russia (1715), Lou Andreas-Salomé (1861), Gerhard Schröder (1944), Ivan VI of Russia (1740), Feodor I of Russia (1557), and Roman Jakobson (1896).


Among politicians born in Russia, Alexander Kerensky ranks 25Before him are Paul I of Russia (1754), Frederick I of Prussia (1657), Boris Godunov (1552), Anna of Russia (1693), Georgy Malenkov (1902), and Rurik (830). After him are Peter II of Russia (1715), Gerhard Schröder (1944), Ivan VI of Russia (1740), Feodor I of Russia (1557), Yaroslav the Wise (978), and Ivan III of Russia (1440).

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