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Alexander Lebedev

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Alexander Yevgenievich Lebedev (Russian: Александр Евгеньевич Лебедев, IPA: [ɐlʲɪˈksandr jɪvˈɡʲenʲjɪvʲɪtɕ ˈlʲebʲɪdʲɪf]; born 16 December 1959) is a Russian businessman, and has been referred to as one of the Russian oligarchs. Until 1992, he was an officer in the First Chief Directorate (Foreign Intelligence) of the Soviet Union′s KGB and later one of the KGB's successor-agencies, Russia's Foreign Intelligence Service (SVR). In early 2008, he was listed as the 39th richest Russian, and worth an estimated US$3.1 billion by Forbes magazine, but by October 2008 he was worth $300 million. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alexander Lebedev has received more than 1,079,891 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Alexander Lebedev is the 11,895th most popular politician (up from 12,216th in 2019), the 1,307th most popular biography from Russia (up from 1,461st in 2019) and the 351st most popular Russian Politician.

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Among politicians, Alexander Lebedev ranks 11,895 out of 15,577Before him are Shuttarna I, Mariamne, Francesco Erizzo, Alexander Protopopov, Ariarathes III of Cappadocia, and Mohamed Sherif Pasha. After him are Strom Thurmond, Dawit II, José López Rega, Robert Marchand, Charles Lennox, 1st Duke of Richmond, and Lucius Caecilius Metellus.

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Among people born in 1959, Alexander Lebedev ranks 154Before him are Guy Laliberté, Norm Macdonald, Koichi Tanaka, Ildefonso Falcones, The Ultimate Warrior, and Kevin Nash. After him are Baron Waqa, Ezzaki Badou, Giovanna Amati, Akhmed Zakayev, Akio Ōtsuka, and Caroline Goodall.

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Among people born in Russia, Alexander Lebedev ranks 1,307 out of 3,262Before him are Sergei Makarov (1958), Igor Chislenko (1939), Yury Solomin (1935), Julia Volkova (1985), Alexander Protopopov (1866), and Filipp Oktyabrsky (1899). After him are Igor Strelkov (1970), Yury Glazkov (1939), Pavel Fedotov (1815), Solomon Lefschetz (1884), Yuri Rytkheu (1930), and Aleksey Pisemsky (1821).


Among politicians born in Russia, Alexander Lebedev ranks 351Before him are Aleksey Lobanov-Rostovsky (1824), Artaxias III (-13), Mikhail Pokrovsky (1868), Vladimir Petrov (1947), Andrey Lukanov (1938), and Alexander Protopopov (1866). After him are Igor Strelkov (1970), Leo Borchard (1899), Fyodor Dan (1871), Sergey Mironov (1953), Kirsan Ilyumzhinov (1962), and Rustam Minnikhanov (1957).

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