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Boris Melnikov

1938 - 2022

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Boris Borisovich Melnikov (Russian: Борис Борисович Мельников; 16 May 1938 – 5 February 2022) was a Russian fencer. He won a gold medal in the team sabre event at the 1964 Summer Olympics. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Boris Melnikov has received more than 14,540 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Boris Melnikov is the 1,300th most popular athlete, the 2,225th most popular biography from Russia and the 72nd most popular Russian Athlete.

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  • 44.80

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.65

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.53

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Among ATHLETES

Among athletes, Boris Melnikov ranks 1,300 out of 6,025Before him are Anvar Ibragimov, Cathy Freeman, Ernst Larsen, Ingemar Johansson, Károly Wieland, and John Hansen. After him are Velimir Valenta, Georges Johin, Bohumil Kudrna, Ion Panțuru, Petar Šegvić, and Kaarlo Maaninka.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1938, Boris Melnikov ranks 486Before him are Charles Lloyd, Isidoro Díaz, Nikolay Smaga, Hoyt Axton, Valentina Prudskova, and John Hansen. After him are Armando Tobar, Klaus Töpfer, Justin Lekhanya, Giampaolo Menichelli, Robert Zollitsch, and Ann Jones. Among people deceased in 2022, Boris Melnikov ranks 491Before him are Kiril Dojčinovski, Viacheslav Semenov, Fabián O'Neill, Wolfgang Fahrian, Jürgen Nöldner, and Naomi Judd. After him are Leo Wilden, Georgi Yartsev, Janusz Kupcewicz, Billy Bingham, Bernhard Germeshausen, and Keith Levene.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Boris Melnikov ranks 2,225 out of 3,761Before him are Andrei Kirilenko (1981), Lyudmila Pinayeva (1936), Airat Ichmouratov (1973), Yuri Zhirkov (1983), Anvar Ibragimov (1965), and Grigory Grum-Grshimailo (1860). After him are Boris Shchukin (1894), Yelena Baturina (1963), Svetlana Kuznetsova (1985), Alexey Gribov (1902), Vasily Belov (1932), and Pyotr Demichev (1917).

Among ATHLETES In Russia

Among athletes born in Russia, Boris Melnikov ranks 72Before him are Maria Golubnichaya (1924), Nikolay Zimyatov (1955), Tamara Manina (1934), Serhiy Novikov (1949), Lyudmila Pinayeva (1936), and Anvar Ibragimov (1965). After him are Nina Otkalenko (1928), Nina Fyodorova (1947), Boris Stenin (1935), Vera Komisova (1953), Leonid Shcherbakov (1927), and Galina Gorokhova (1938).