Dmitry Muratov

1961 - Today

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Dmitry Andreyevich Muratov (Russian: Дмитрий Андреевич Муратов; born 29 October 1961) is a Russian journalist, television presenter and the former editor-in-chief of the Russian newspaper Novaya Gazeta. He was awarded the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize jointly with Maria Ressa for "their efforts to safeguard freedom of expression, which is a precondition for democracy and lasting peace." Muratov co-founded the pro-democracy newspaper Novaya Gazeta in 1993 with several other journalists. He was the newspaper's editor-in-chief from 1995 to 2017, and again assumed the position in 2019. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Dmitry Muratov has received more than 516,839 page views. His biography is available in 58 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Dmitry Muratov is the 153rd most popular social activist (up from 169th in 2019), the 450th most popular biography from Russia (up from 499th in 2019) and the 8th most popular Russian Social Activist.

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Over the past year Dmitry Muratov has had the most page views in the with 198,263 views, followed by English (97,255), and German (55,380). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Latvian (16,300.00%), Slovenian (607.69%), and German (112.50%)


Among social activists, Dmitry Muratov ranks 153 out of 840Before him are Beppe Grillo, Andrés Bonifacio, Mangal Pandey, Paul Schäfer, Guru Ram Das, and Klaus Störtebeker. After him are Jacques Roux, Gerda Christian, Sergey Nechayev, Ales Bialiatski, Yiannis Ritsos, and Zoya Kosmodemyanskaya.

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Among people born in 1961, Dmitry Muratov ranks 41Before him are Mylène Farmer, Dave Mustaine, Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Henry Rollins, Alfonso Cuarón, and Tom Ford. After him are Karl von Habsburg, Andy Lau, Macky Sall, Ricky Gervais, Ben Johnson, and Lisa Gerrard.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Dmitry Muratov ranks 450 out of 3,761Before him are Nikolay Zhukovsky (1847), False Dmitry II (1600), Patriarch Filaret of Moscow (1553), Yaroslav II of Vladimir (1191), Elsa Triolet (1896), and Alexander Afanasyev (1826). After him are Alexander Sergeyevich Menshikov (1787), Sergey Nechayev (1847), Ales Bialiatski (1962), Nikolay Bobrikov (1839), Tsarevich Ivan Ivanovich of Russia (1554), and Zoya Kosmodemyanskaya (1923).


Among social activists born in Russia, Dmitry Muratov ranks 8Before him are Yemelyan Pugachev (1742), Alexey Stakhanov (1906), Stenka Razin (1630), Alexei Navalny (1976), Witold Pilecki (1901), and Aleksandr Ulyanov (1866). After him are Sergey Nechayev (1847), Ales Bialiatski (1962), Zoya Kosmodemyanskaya (1923), Maria Spiridonova (1884), Vladimir Bukovsky (1942), and Ilya Ulyanov (1831).