Anna Pavlova

1881 - 1931

Anna Pavlova

Anna Pavlovna Pavlova (English: PAV-lə-və, pahv-LOH-və, pav-, Russian: Анна Павловна Павлова [ˈanːə ˈpavləvnə ˈpavləvə]), born Anna Matveyevna Pavlova (Russian: Анна Матвеевна Павлова [ˈanːə mɐtˈvʲe(j)ɪvnə ˈpavləvə]; February 12 [O.S. January 31] 1881 – January 23, 1931), was a Russian prima ballerina of the late 19th and the early 20th centuries. She was a principal artist of the Imperial Russian Ballet and the Ballets Russes of Sergei Diaghilev. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anna Pavlova has received more than 1,065,879 page views. Her biography is available in 67 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 3rd most popular dancer.

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Among dancers, Anna Pavlova ranks 3 out of 66Before her are Mata Hari and Isadora Duncan. After her are Rudolf Nureyev, Vaslav Nijinsky, Josephine Baker, Pina Bausch, Marius Petipa, Maurice Béjart, Bobby Farrell, Margot Fonteyn, and Maya Plisetskaya.

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Among people born in 1881, Anna Pavlova ranks 7Before her are Pablo Picasso, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, Alexander Fleming, Pope John XXIII, Stefan Zweig, and Béla Bartók. After her are Enver Pasha, Alexander Kerensky, Lu Xun, Ludwig von Mises, Kliment Voroshilov, and Roger Martin du Gard. Among people deceased in 1931, Anna Pavlova ranks 3Before her are Thomas Edison and Khalil Gibran. After her are Gustave Le Bon, Lili Elbe, Otto Wallach, Arthur Schnitzler, Albert A. Michelson, Geli Raubal, Erik Axel Karlfeldt, George Herbert Mead, and Hussein bin Ali, Sharif of Mecca.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Anna Pavlova ranks 61 out of 2,050Before her are Alexander Borodin (1833), Andrei Tarkovsky (1932), Peter Kropotkin (1842), Frederick I of Prussia (1657), Vasily Zaitsev (1915), and Konstantin Stanislavski (1863). After her are Rudolf Nureyev (1938), Boris Godunov (1552), Valery Legasov (1936), Peter Carl Fabergé (1846), Andrei Sakharov (1921), and Anna of Russia (1693).

Among DANCERS In Russia

Among dancers born in Russia, Anna Pavlova ranks 1After her are Rudolf Nureyev (1938), Maya Plisetskaya (1925), Michel Fokine (1880), George Balanchine (1904), Galina Ulanova (1910), Tamara Karsavina (1885), Agrippina Vaganova (1879), Léonide Massine (1896), Alexander Godunov (1949), Lev Ivanov (1834), and Vladimir Vasiliev (1940).

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