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Alexander Sergeyevich Yakovlev

1906 - 1989

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Alexander Sergeyevich Yakovlev (Russian: Алекса́ндр Серге́евич Я́ковлев; 1 April [O.S. 19 March] 1906 – 22 August 1989) was a Soviet aeronautical engineer. He designed the Yakovlev military aircraft and founded the Yakovlev Design Bureau. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alexander Sergeyevich Yakovlev has received more than 90,577 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Alexander Sergeyevich Yakovlev is the 88th most popular engineer (down from 82nd in 2019), the 512th most popular biography from Russia (down from 483rd in 2019) and the 11th most popular Russian Engineer.

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Among ENGINEERS

Among engineers, Alexander Sergeyevich Yakovlev ranks 88 out of 325Before him are Petrus Peregrinus de Maricourt, Mikhail Gurevich, Vannevar Bush, Henry Darcy, Frank Bunker Gilbreth Sr., and Adam Czerniaków. After him are Moshe Arens, Herbert Kitchener, 1st Earl Kitchener, Ross Brawn, Pierre Clostermann, Immanuel Nobel, and Joseph M. Juran.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1906, Alexander Sergeyevich Yakovlev ranks 90Before him are Chandra Shekhar Azad, Horst Schumann, Jim Thompson, Carol Reed, Georg Donatus, Hereditary Grand Duke of Hesse, and John Carradine. After him are Brigitte Helm, Rezső Kasztner, Joaquín Balaguer, Prince Wilhelm of Prussia, Phạm Văn Đồng, and Curtis LeMay. Among people deceased in 1989, Alexander Sergeyevich Yakovlev ranks 68Before him are Luis Carlos Galán, Ahmadou Ahidjo, Pérez Prado, Gaetano Scirea, Uichiro Hatta, and R. D. Laing. After him are Karel Zeman, Bernard Blier, Robert Mapplethorpe, Kazimierz Deyna, Countess Georgina von Wilczek, and Arseny Tarkovsky.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Alexander Sergeyevich Yakovlev ranks 512 out of 2,688Before him are Viktor Abakumov (1908), Prince Christopher of Greece and Denmark (1888), Alexander Grin (1880), Anatoly Sobchak (1937), Sergei Bulgakov (1871), and Sergey Shoygu (1955). After him are Sergey Akhromeyev (1923), Grigory Mikhaylovich Semyonov (1890), Aleksandr Mikhailovich of Tver (1301), Vyacheslav Tikhonov (1928), Mikhail of Tver (1271), and Nikolay Gumilyov (1886).

Among ENGINEERS In Russia

Among engineers born in Russia, Alexander Sergeyevich Yakovlev ranks 11Before him are Andrei Tupolev (1888), Grand Duke Nicholas Nikolaevich of Russia (1856), Sergey Ilyushin (1894), Nikolay Zhukovsky (1847), Viktor Belenko (1947), and Mikhail Gurevich (1892). After him are Ivan Sechenov (1829), Nikolai Polikarpov (1892), Fedor Tokarev (1871), Vasily Degtyaryov (1880), Mikhail Mil (1909), and Yevgeny Dragunov (1920).