Boris Pugo

1937 - 1991

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Boris Karlovich Pugo, OAN (Latvian: Boriss Pugo, Russian: Борис Карлович Пуго; 19 February 1937 – 22 August 1991) was a Soviet Communist politician of Latvian origin. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Boris Pugo has received more than 187,675 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Boris Pugo is the 5,941st most popular politician (up from 6,055th in 2019), the 560th most popular biography from Russia (up from 565th in 2019) and the 159th most popular Russian Politician.

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Among politicians, Boris Pugo ranks 5,941 out of 15,710Before him are Adelaide of Paris, Emperor Ninmyō, Maurice, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel, Zhang Juzheng, Étienne de Silhouette, and Amar-Sin. After him are Prince Louis Ferdinand of Prussia, Brian Cowen, Charles August, Crown Prince of Sweden, Nicole, Duchess of Lorraine, Petar Stambolić, and Luís Cabral.

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Among people born in 1937, Boris Pugo ranks 100Before him are Hélène Cixous, Bruce McCandless II, Robert Gallo, Ryutaro Hashimoto, Billy Meier, and Hibari Misora. After him are Baden Powell, Rifaat al-Assad, Steven Berkoff, Jean-Pierre Beltoise, Prince Max, Duke in Bavaria, and Roberta Flack. Among people deceased in 1991, Boris Pugo ranks 64Before him are Sergey Akhromeyev, Henri de Lubac, Alfonso García Robles, Demetrios I of Constantinople, Brad Davis, and Ralph Bellamy. After him are Joachim Kroll, Berenice Abbott, Eric Carr, Christian de Castries, Rudolf Serkin, and Robert Maxwell.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Boris Pugo ranks 560 out of 2,688Before him are Grand Duke Peter Nikolaevich of Russia (1864), Vladimir Arsenyev (1872), Mikhail Tomsky (1880), Vasily Alekseyev (1942), Vasily Bartold (1869), and Yekaterina Vorontsova-Dashkova (1743). After him are Pyotr Rumyantsev (1725), Maria Miloslavskaya (1624), Vladislav Volkov (1935), Hans Pfitzner (1869), Helena of Moscow (1476), and Alexander Sokurov (1951).


Among politicians born in Russia, Boris Pugo ranks 159Before him are Iziaslav II of Kiev (1097), Pavel Milyukov (1859), Nikolai Krylenko (1885), Ramzan Kadyrov (1976), Grand Duke Peter Nikolaevich of Russia (1864), and Mikhail Tomsky (1880). After him are Pyotr Rumyantsev (1725), Maria Miloslavskaya (1624), Helena of Moscow (1476), Praskovia Saltykova (1664), Yuri II of Vladimir (1188), and Grand Duke Alexei Alexandrovich of Russia (1850).