Anna Yegorova

1916 - 2009

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Anna Alexandrovna Timofeyeva-Yegorova (Russian: Анна Александровна Тимофеева-Егорова; 23 September 1916 – 29 October 2009) was a pilot in the Soviet Air Force during the Second World War. She flew a total of 277 sorties that included liaison, reconnaissance and ground-attack missions before she became a prisoner-of-war when her Il-2 was shot down. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anna Yegorova has received more than 95,344 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Anna Yegorova is the 30th most popular pilot (up from 34th in 2019), the 1,101st most popular biography from Russia (up from 1,165th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Russian Pilot.

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Among pilots, Anna Yegorova ranks 30 out of 48Before her are Claire Lee Chennault, Igor Volk, Charles Nungesser, Vladimir Ilyushin, Leyla Mammadbeyova, and Pyotr Nesterov. After her are Polina Osipenko, Natalya Meklin, Vladimir Kokkinaki, Bessie Coleman, Jacqueline Auriol, and Mariya Dolina.

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Among people born in 1916, Anna Yegorova ranks 137Before her are Carlo Rustichelli, Lou Thesz, Richard K. Guy, Penelope Fitzgerald, Sangoulé Lamizana, and Dom Mintoff. After her are Bismillah Khan, Robert H. Dicke, Runer Jonsson, Wan Li, Fernando Lamas, and Van Johnson. Among people deceased in 2009, Anna Yegorova ranks 152Before her are Zequinha, Natalya Estemirova, Dom DeLuise, Béla Király, Adolf Merckle, and Peter Shirayanagi. After her are José Torres, Ekaterina Maximova, Gene Barry, Grigore Vieru, Stéphanos II Ghattas, and Valentin Varennikov.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Anna Yegorova ranks 1,101 out of 2,688Before her are Fyodor Dan (1871), Vladimir Etush (1922), Vasily Klyuchevsky (1841), Ivan Fedyuninsky (1900), Alexander Miasnikian (1886), and Agniya Barto (1906). After her are Söyembikä of Kazan (1516), Vitaly Sevastyanov (1935), Aino Kallas (1878), Ivan Tyulenev (1892), Ekaterina Maximova (1939), and Natalia Gutman (1942).

Among PILOTS In Russia

Among pilots born in Russia, Anna Yegorova ranks 5Before her are Marina Raskova (1912), Valery Chkalov (1904), Vladimir Ilyushin (1927), and Pyotr Nesterov (1887). After her are Vladimir Kokkinaki (1904), Mariya Dolina (1922), Nikolai Kamanin (1908), and Maguba Syrtlanova (1912).