Anna Chapman

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Anna Vasilyevna Chapman (Russian: А́нна Васи́льевна Ча́пман; born Anna Vasilyevna Kushchenko on 23 February 1982) is a Russian intelligence agent, media personality and model who was arrested in the United States on 27 June 2010 as part of the Illegals Program spy ring. At the time of her arrest, she was accused of espionage on behalf of the Russian Federation's external intelligence agency, the Sluzhba vneshney razvedki (SVR). She had previously gained British citizenship through marriage, which she used to gain residency in the U.S. Chapman pleaded guilty to a charge of conspiracy to act as an agent of a foreign government. She and the other Russians were deported to Russia on 8 July 2010, as part of the 2010 Russia–U.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anna Chapman has received more than 2,103,558 page views. Her biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Anna Chapman is the 108th most popular celebrity (down from 97th in 2019), the 1,809th most popular biography from Russia (down from 1,642nd in 2019) and the most popular Celebrity.

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  • 36

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  • 5.47

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  • 3.02

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among celebrities, Anna Chapman ranks 108 out of 181Before her are Miriam Stevenson, Li Wenliang, David Reimer, Henry Dreyfuss, Amparo Muñoz, and Toma Caragiu. After her are May-Louise Flodin, Florenz Ziegfeld Jr., Sandy Allen, Oxana Fedorova, David A. Johnston, and Catharina Lodders.

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Among people born in 1982, Anna Chapman ranks 103Before her are Chyler Leigh, Halil Altıntop, Pilou Asbæk, Lee Chong Wei, Tory Lane, and Landon Donovan. After her are Adebayo Akinfenwa, Han Ji-min, Liam McIntyre, Devon Aoki, Layal Abboud, and Flavia Pennetta.

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Among people born in Russia, Anna Chapman ranks 1,809 out of 3,262Before her are Lev Kassil (1905), Viktor Kapitonov (1933), Sergei Avdeyev (1956), Yuly Shokalsky (1856), Daniil Kvyat (1994), and Gennadi Volnov (1939). After her are Gustav Heinrich Johann Apollon Tammann (1861), Natalia Molchanova (1962), Marina Ratner (1938), Alexander Voeikov (1842), Dmitry Anuchin (1843), and Andrey Zaliznyak (1935).


Among celebrities born in Russia, Anna Chapman ranks 1After her are Oxana Fedorova (1977), Natalie Glebova (1981), Ksenia Sukhinova (1987), Elena Berkova (1985), Victoria Lopyreva (1983), and Sofia Rudieva (1990).

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