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George Ostrogorsky

1902 - 1976

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Georgiy Aleksandrovich Ostrogorskiy (Russian: Георгий Александрович Острогорский; 19 January 1902 – 24 October 1976), known in Serbian as Georgije Aleksandrovič Ostrogorski (Serbian Cyrillic: Георгије Александрович Острогорски) and English as George Alexandrovich Ostrogorsky, was a Russian-born Yugoslavian historian and Byzantinist who acquired worldwide reputations in Byzantine studies. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of George Ostrogorsky has received more than 67,617 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). George Ostrogorsky is the 82nd most popular historian (up from 93rd in 2019), the 418th most popular biography from Russia (up from 464th in 2019) and the most popular Historian.

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Among HISTORIANS

Among historians, George Ostrogorsky ranks 82 out of 339Before him are Julius Wellhausen, Ephorus, Timaeus, Yuval Noah Harari, Georges Duby, and Flavio Biondo. After him are Shoqan Walikhanov, Al-Maqrizi, Sozomen, Alois Riegl, Tyrannius Rufinus, and Andrea Alciato.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1902, George Ostrogorsky ranks 50Before him are Princess Mafalda of Savoy, Prince George, Duke of Kent, Menachem Mendel Schneerson, Lúcio Costa, Max Ophüls, and David O. Selznick. After him are Carlo Levi, E. E. Evans-Pritchard, Anatole Litvak, Maximilian, Duke of Hohenberg, Carlo Gambino, and Oskar Morgenstern. Among people deceased in 1976, George Ostrogorsky ranks 48Before him are Silvana Armenulić, Paul Lazarsfeld, Eileen Gray, Kazi Nazrul Islam, Yonatan Netanyahu, and Lin Yutang. After him are João Goulart, Tove Ditlevsen, Karl Schmidt-Rottluff, George Whipple, Ivan Yakubovsky, and Carlo Gambino.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, George Ostrogorsky ranks 418 out of 3,262Before him are Grand Duke Konstantin Konstantinovich of Russia (1858), Patriarch Filaret of Moscow (1553), Nikolai Leskov (1831), Tsarevna Catherine Ivanovna of Russia (1691), Vasily Zhukovsky (1783), and Nathalie Sarraute (1900). After him are Vsevolod the Big Nest (1154), Rinat Dasayev (1957), Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia (1882), Yuri Lotman (1922), Yuri Nikulin (1921), and Aleksei N. Leontiev (1903).

Among HISTORIANS In Russia

Among historians born in Russia, George Ostrogorsky ranks 1After him are Vasily Bartold (1869), Vladimir Minorsky (1877), Vasily Klyuchevsky (1841), Alexander Vasiliev (1867), Alexander Kazhdan (1922), Léon Poliakov (1910), Mikhail Pogodin (1800), Cyril Toumanoff (1913), Boris Rybakov (1908), Mikhail Artamonov (1898), and Aron Gurevich (1924).