MILITARY PERSONNEL

Alexander Matrosov

1924 - 1943

Alexander Matrosov

Alexander Matveyevich Matrosov (Russian: Алекса́ндр Матве́евич Матро́сов, Bashkir: Шәкирйән Юныс улы Мөхәмәтйәнов, Ukrainian: Олександр Матвійович Матросов; February 5, 1924 – February 27, 1943), born in Yekaterinoslav (now Dnipro) was a Soviet infantry soldier during the Second World War, posthumously awarded the title of the Hero of the Soviet Union for blocking a German machine-gun with his body. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alexander Matrosov has received more than 71,720 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 799th most popular military personnel.

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Among MILITARY PERSONNELS

Among military personnels, Alexander Matrosov ranks 802 out of 1,194Before him are François Joseph Paul de Grasse, Quintus Titurius Sabinus, Philip Sheridan, Inés Suárez, Yang Kyoungjong, and Hal Moore. After him are Marcus Fulvius Nobilior, John Basilone, Osami Nagano, Cornelius Fuscus, Chram, and Arthur Percival.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1924, Alexander Matrosov ranks 140Before him are Ken Tyrrell, S. R. Nathan, William Auld, Karlheinz Deschner, Idries Shah, and Isadore Singer. After him are Arthur Janov, George Segal, Fess Parker, Max Roach, Donatas Banionis, and József Zakariás. Among people deceased in 1943, Alexander Matrosov ranks 72Before him are Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko, Wilhelm Kube, Senjūrō Hayashi, Jovan Dučić, Franz Jägerstätter, and Constantin Prezan. After him are Hàm Nghi, Vladimir Kokovtsov, Aspazija, Zabel Yesayan, Otto Freundlich, and Kostis Palamas.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Alexander Matrosov ranks 288 out of 764Before him are Alexander Rutskoy (1947), Anatoly Alexandrov (1903), Verka Serduchka (1973), Friedrich Christian Diez (1794), Theophan Prokopovich (1681), and Mustafa Dzhemilev (1943). After him are Valentyn Sylvestrov (1937), Gregor Piatigorsky (1903), Irina Press (1939), Vladimir Borovikovsky (1757), Alemdar Mustafa Pasha (1755), and Valentin Bondarenko (1937).

Among MILITARY PERSONNELS In Ukraine

Among military personnels born in Ukraine, Alexander Matrosov ranks 18Before him are Yevgeny Khaldei (1917), Ivan Chernyakhovsky (1906), Pavel Sudoplatov (1907), Alexander Marinesko (null), Jarosław Dąbrowski (1836), and Vladimir Gelfand (1923). After him are Nadezhda Durova (1783), Pavel Batitsky (1910), Pyotr Koshevoy (1904), Yekaterina Zelenko (1916), and Mikhail Tolstykh (1980).

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