Bella Akhmadulina

1937 - 2010

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Izabella Akhatovna Akhmadulina (Russian: Бе́лла (Изабе́лла) Аха́товна Ахмаду́лина, Tatar: Белла Әхәт кызы Әхмәдуллина; 10 April 1937 – 29 November 2010) was a Soviet and Russian poet, short story writer, and translator, known for her apolitical writing stance. She was part of the Russian New Wave literary movement. She was cited by Joseph Brodsky as the best living poet in the Russian language. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Bella Akhmadulina has received more than 101,332 page views. Her biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Bella Akhmadulina is the 2,063rd most popular writer (down from 1,893rd in 2019), the 686th most popular biography from Russia (down from 639th in 2019) and the 90th most popular Russian Writer.

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Among writers, Bella Akhmadulina ranks 2,063 out of 5,794Before her are Yehuda Amichai, Aristeas, Pierre Alexis Ponson du Terrail, William Moulton Marston, Leonora Christina Ulfeldt, and John Fletcher. After her are Parthenius of Nicaea, Pjetër Bogdani, Pedro Antonio de Alarcón, Idries Shah, Clark Ashton Smith, and Uri Orlev.

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Among people born in 1937, Bella Akhmadulina ranks 129Before her are Eduard Uspensky, Monica Zetterlund, Tung Chee-hwa, Ange-Félix Patassé, Nur Hassan Hussein, and Tom Courtenay. After her are Mitsuo Kamata, Ted Nelson, Dick Dale, Valentin Bondarenko, Ratan Tata, and Naji al-Ali. Among people deceased in 2010, Bella Akhmadulina ranks 90Before her are Peter Graves, Miguel Delibes, Malcolm McLaren, Captain Beefheart, Alexander Haig, and Vladislav Ardzinba. After her are Luis Molowny, Teddy Scholten, Jean Ferrat, Alan Sillitoe, Raimon Panikkar, and André Kolingba.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Bella Akhmadulina ranks 686 out of 2,688Before her are Yuri Bondarev (1924), Fyodor Okhlopkov (1908), Nikolai Kuznetsov (1911), Elena Stasova (1873), Yuri Norstein (1941), and Grand Duchess Elizabeth Mikhailovna of Russia (1826). After her are Ladislas Starevich (1882), Musa Cälil (1906), Eldar Ryazanov (1927), Léonide Massine (1896), Alexander Andreyevich Baranov (1746), and Vasily Polenov (1844).

Among WRITERS In Russia

Among writers born in Russia, Bella Akhmadulina ranks 90Before her are Eduard Uspensky (1937), Zinaida Gippius (1869), John of Kronstadt (1829), Vasily Aksyonov (1932), Ğabdulla Tuqay (1886), and Yuri Bondarev (1924). After her are Musa Cälil (1906), Countess of Ségur (1799), Abdurreshid Ibrahim (1857), Arkady Gaidar (1904), Modest Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1850), and Nikolay Dobrolyubov (1836).