Elena Mukhina

1960 - 2006

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Elena Vyacheslavovna Mukhina (Russian: Елена Вячеславовна Мухина; first name sometimes rendered "Yelena", last name sometimes rendered "Muchina"; 1 June 1960 – 22 December 2006) was a Soviet gymnast who won the all-around title at the 1978 World Championships in Strasbourg, France. Her career was on the rise, and she was widely touted as the next great gymnastics star until 1979, when she broke a leg and missed several competitions. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elena Mukhina has received more than 2,017,107 page views. Her biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Elena Mukhina is the 10,326th most popular politician (down from 10,320th in 2019), the 1,067th most popular biography from Russia (down from 1,054th in 2019) and the 298th most popular Russian Politician.

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Among politicians, Elena Mukhina ranks 10,326 out of 19,576Before her are Edmund Crouchback, Mangrai, Rana Sanga, Henri Druey, Ramón Franco, and Arthur Bernardes. After her are Zu Geng of Shang, Mithridates I Callinicus, Sancha of Castile, Queen of Navarre, Georges Marchais, Nikolaus, Hereditary Grand Duke of Oldenburg, and Árpád Szakasits.

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Among people born in 1960, Elena Mukhina ranks 125Before her are Benigno Aquino III, Greta Scacchi, Tony Goldwyn, Temuera Morrison, Jane Lynch, and Saif al-Adel. After her are Carlos Mozer, Thomas Haden Church, Pia Sundhage, Didier Burkhalter, Tony Robbins, and Timothy Hutton. Among people deceased in 2006, Elena Mukhina ranks 149Before her are Mickey Hargitay, Ghulam Ishaq Khan, Paul Gleason, Rudi Carrell, Asima Chatterjee, and Jack Williamson. After her are Jean-François Revel, Richard Bright, David Gemmell, Gerard Reve, Lars Korvald, and Red Auerbach.

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Among people born in Russia, Elena Mukhina ranks 1,067 out of 3,761Before her are Martti Talvela (1935), Viktor Zolotov (1954), Joseph M. Schenck (1876), Fyodor Apraksin (1661), Natalya Estemirova (1958), and Ludmila Savelyeva (1942). After her are Boris Asafyev (1884), Yuliya Solntseva (1901), Venedikt Yerofeyev (1938), Mstislav III of Kiev (1150), Nikolay Kamov (1902), and Lev Rubinstein (1947).


Among politicians born in Russia, Elena Mukhina ranks 298Before her are Maria Ilyinichna Ulyanova (1878), Max Vasmer (1886), Tini Beg (1341), Alexander Guchkov (1862), Aleksey Lobanov-Rostovsky (1824), and Andrei Kirilenko (1906). After her are Mstislav III of Kiev (1150), Prince Gabriel Constantinovich of Russia (1887), Mikhail Muravyov-Vilensky (1796), Yekaterina Furtseva (1910), Maria Zakharova (1975), and Sergey Uvarov (1786).