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Anastas Mikoyan

1895 - 1978

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Anastas Ivanovich Mikoyan (English: ; Russian: Анаста́с Ива́нович Микоя́н; Armenian: Անաստաս Հովհաննեսի Միկոյան, romanized: Anastas Hovhannesi Mikoyan; 25 November 1895 – 21 October 1978) was an Armenian Communist revolutionary, Old Bolshevik and Soviet statesman. Having been elected to the Central Committee in 1923, he was the only Soviet politician who managed to remain at the highest levels of power within the Communist Party from the latter days of Lenin, through the eras of Stalin and Khrushchev, to his peaceful retirement under Brezhnev. An early convert to the Bolshevik cause, Mikoyan participated in the Baku Commune under the leadership of Stepan Shahumyan during the Russian Civil War in the Caucasus. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anastas Mikoyan has received more than 1,077,284 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 48 in 2019). Anastas Mikoyan is the 1,436th most popular politician (down from 1,316th in 2019), the 5th most popular biography from Armenia and the 3rd most popular Armenian Politician.

Anastas Mikoyan was a Soviet politician and Soviet statesman during the Stalin era. He served as the First Deputy Premier of the Soviet Union, Minister of Foreign Trade, and Minister of Light Industry.

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Among politicians, Anastas Mikoyan ranks 1,436 out of 15,577Before him are Engelbert Dollfuss, La Malinche, Pelagius of Asturias, Ernst Thälmann, Soong Ching-ling, and Louis II of Italy. After him are Yitzhak Shamir, Dongmyeong of Goguryeo, Getúlio Vargas, Pauline Bonaparte, Maria Amalia of Naples and Sicily, and Manuel Azaña.

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Among people born in 1895, Anastas Mikoyan ranks 28Before him are Aleksandr Vasilevsky, Henrik Dam, Sergei Yesenin, Wolfram Freiherr von Richthofen, Babe Ruth, and Gerhard Domagk. After him are Rudolph Valentino, Folke Bernadotte, Oskar Dirlewanger, Wilhelm Burgdorf, Cemal Gürsel, and Levi Eshkol. Among people deceased in 1978, Anastas Mikoyan ranks 15Before him are Giorgio de Chirico, Adolf Dassler, Mohammed Daoud Khan, Ramón Mercader, Margaret Mead, and Manne Siegbahn. After him are Jim Jones, Umberto Nobile, Ronnie Peterson, Ricardo Zamora, Kurt Student, and Hasso von Manteuffel.

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In Armenia

Among people born in Armenia, Anastas Mikoyan ranks 5 out of 147Before him are George Gurdjieff (1866), Tigranes the Great (-140), Gregory the Illuminator (257), and Leo V the Armenian (775). After him are Artem Mikoyan (1905), Tiridates III of Armenia (255), Armen Sarkissian (1953), Hayk (410), Najm ad-Din Ayyub (1100), Shirkuh (1100), and Khachatur Abovian (1805).

Among POLITICIANS In Armenia

Among politicians born in Armenia, Anastas Mikoyan ranks 3Before him are Tigranes the Great (-140) and Leo V the Armenian (775). After him are Tiridates III of Armenia (255), Hayk (410), Najm ad-Din Ayyub (1100), Shirkuh (1100), Ashot I of Armenia (820), Vardan Mamikonian (388), Vologases V (130), Tigranes III (-100), and Nikol Pashinyan (1975).