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Artem Mikoyan

1905 - 1970

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Artem (Artyom) Ivanovich Mikoyan (Russian: Артём Ива́нович Микоя́н; Armenian: Արտյոմ (Անուշավան) Հովհաննեսի Միկոյան, romanized: Artyom (Anushavan) Hovhannesi Mikoyan; 5 August [O.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Artem Mikoyan has received more than 345,565 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 42 in 2019). Artem Mikoyan is the 23rd most popular engineer (up from 26th in 2019), the 6th most popular biography from Armenia and the most popular Armenian Engineer.

Artem Mikoyan is most famous for his contributions to the Soviet aviation industry. He was a major player in the design of the MiG-15, MiG-21, and MiG-25 fighters.

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    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.21

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.78

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Among engineers, Artem Mikoyan ranks 23 out of 323Before him are Willy Messerschmitt, John Demjanjuk, Hans Albert Einstein, Jack Kilby, Andrei Tupolev, and Hermann Oberth. After him are Tsutomu Yamaguchi, Abram Petrovich Gannibal, Philo of Byzantium, Albert Göring, August Horch, and José Echegaray.

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Among people born in 1905, Artem Mikoyan ranks 20Before him are Astrid of Sweden, Carl David Anderson, Vasily Grossman, Felix Bloch, Marcel Lefebvre, and Arthur Koestler. After him are Raymond Aron, Raymond Cattell, Guillermo Stábile, Emilio Segrè, Władysław Gomułka, and Max Schmeling. Among people deceased in 1970, Artem Mikoyan ranks 32Before him are Jochen Rindt, Eric Berne, Vladimir Propp, Bruce McLaren, Heinrich Brüning, and Princess Irina Alexandrovna of Russia. After him are Andrey Yeryomenko, Bourvil, Fritz Perls, Frances Farmer, John Dos Passos, and Nina Ricci.

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In Armenia

Among people born in Armenia, Artem Mikoyan ranks 6 out of 147Before him are George Gurdjieff (1866), Tigranes the Great (-140), Gregory the Illuminator (257), Leo V the Armenian (775), and Anastas Mikoyan (1895). After him are Tiridates III of Armenia (255), Armen Sarkissian (1953), Hayk (410), Najm ad-Din Ayyub (1100), Shirkuh (1100), and Khachatur Abovian (1805).

Among ENGINEERS In Armenia

Among engineers born in Armenia, Artem Mikoyan ranks 1