Denis Urubko

1973 - Today

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Denis Urubko (Russian: Дени́с Ви́кторович Уру́бко; 29 July 1973) is a Russian-Polish mountaineer. In 2009, as a citizen of Kazakhstan he became the 15th person to climb all 14 eight-thousanders and the 8th person to achieve the feat without the use of supplementary oxygen. He had Soviet citizenship, but after the dissolution of the Soviet Union he became a citizen of Kazakhstan, but renounced the citizenship in 2012. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Denis Urubko has received more than 155,960 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Denis Urubko is the 37th most popular mountaineer (down from 32nd in 2019), the 1,707th most popular biography from Russia and the 2nd most popular Russian Mountaineer.

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Among mountaineers, Denis Urubko ranks 37 out of 44Before her are Fanny Bullock Workman, Ueli Steck, Apa Sherpa, Oh Eun-sun, Ang Rita, and Bachendri Pal. After her are Edurne Pasaban, Gerlinde Kaltenbrunner, Joe Simpson, David Lama, Erik Weihenmayer, and Arunima Sinha.

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Among people born in 1973, Denis Urubko ranks 218Before her are Milorad Mažić, Nikos Machlas, Natasha Korolyova, Surya Bonaly, Hiromasa Yonebayashi, and Chris Fehn. After her are Simmone Jade Mackinnon, Kathleen Robertson, Isabel dos Santos, Stephen Graham, Peter Forsberg, and Kris Marshall.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Denis Urubko ranks 1,707 out of 2,688Before her are Svetlana Gannushkina (1942), Maria Klenova (1898), Sergei Avdeyev (1956), Tatyana Anisimova (1949), Sylvi Saimo (1914), and Lyubov Kozyreva (1929). After her are Valery Korzun (1953), Vyacheslav Volodin (1964), Oleg Romantsev (1954), Alexander Ovechkin (1985), Genndy Tartakovsky (1970), and Vyacheslav Bykov (1960).


Among mountaineers born in Russia, Denis Urubko ranks 2Before her are Anatoli Boukreev (1958).