Andrey Vyshinsky

1883 - 1954

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Andréy Yanuár'yevich Vyshínskiy (Russian: Андре́й Януа́рьевич Выши́нский; Polish: Andrzej Wyszyński) (10 December [O.S. 28 November] 1883 – 22 November 1954) was a Soviet politician, jurist and diplomat. He is known as a state prosecutor of Joseph Stalin's Moscow Trials and in the Nuremberg trials. He was the Soviet Foreign Minister from 1949 to 1953, after having served as Deputy Foreign Minister under Vyacheslav Molotov since 1940. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Andrey Vyshinsky has received more than 280,992 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Andrey Vyshinsky is the 1,512th most popular politician (up from 1,782nd in 2019), the 46th most popular biography from Ukraine (up from 65th in 2019) and the 16th most popular Ukrainian Politician.

Andrey Vyshinsky was a Soviet politician and lawyer who was the chief prosecutor of the Soviet Union. He is most famous for his role in the show trials of the 1930s, including those of Leon Trotsky and Nikolai Bukharin.

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Among politicians, Andrey Vyshinsky ranks 1,512 out of 15,710Before him are Romanos III Argyros, Manuel Azaña, Al-Mahdi, Princess Stéphanie of Belgium, Bleda, and Conradin. After him are Chenghua Emperor, Emmanuel Macron, Léon Blum, John II of Castile, Mohamed Morsi, and Dorgon.

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Among people born in 1883, Andrey Vyshinsky ranks 26Before him are Otto Heinrich Warburg, Theo van Doesburg, Semyon Budyonny, Johannes Blaskowitz, Maurice Utrillo, and Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy. After him are Lon Chaney, Archduchess Elisabeth Marie of Austria, Celâl Bayar, Douglas Fairbanks, Wang Jingwei, and Norman Haworth. Among people deceased in 1954, Andrey Vyshinsky ranks 12Before him are Robert Capa, Colette, Paul Ludwig Ewald von Kleist, Princess Märtha of Sweden, André Derain, and Machine Gun Kelly. After him are Wilhelm Furtwängler, Getúlio Vargas, Dziga Vertov, Alcide De Gasperi, Maximilian von Weichs, and The French Angel.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Andrey Vyshinsky ranks 46 out of 913Before him are Viktor Yanukovych (1950), Simon Wiesenthal (1908), Sviatoslav Richter (1915), Ilya Ehrenburg (1891), Ivan Mazepa (1639), and Viktor Yushchenko (1954). After him are Anne of Kiev (1025), Vasily Grossman (1905), Moshe Sharett (1894), Vladimir II Monomakh (1053), Leonid Kuchma (1938), and Lazar Kaganovich (1893).

Among POLITICIANS In Ukraine

Among politicians born in Ukraine, Andrey Vyshinsky ranks 16Before him are Stepan Bandera (1909), Grigory Zinoviev (1883), Andrei Zhdanov (1896), Viktor Yanukovych (1950), Ivan Mazepa (1639), and Viktor Yushchenko (1954). After him are Moshe Sharett (1894), Vladimir II Monomakh (1053), Leonid Kuchma (1938), Lazar Kaganovich (1893), Levi Eshkol (1895), and Symon Petliura (1879).