Georgy Malenkov

1902 - 1988

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Georgy Maximilianovich Malenkov (8 January 1902 [O.S. 26 December 1901] – 14 January 1988) was a Soviet politician who briefly succeeded Joseph Stalin as the leader of the Soviet Union. However, at the insistence of the rest of the Presidium, he relinquished control over the party apparatus in exchange for remaining Premier and first among equals within the Soviet collective leadership. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Georgy Malenkov has received more than 4,841,052 page views. His biography is available in 73 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 66 in 2019). Georgy Malenkov is the 392nd most popular politician (up from 515th in 2019), the 53rd most popular biography from Russia (up from 67th in 2019) and the 21st most popular Russian Politician.

Georgi Malenkov was a Soviet politician who served as the First Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union from 1953 to 1955.

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Over the past year Georgy Malenkov has had the most page views in the with 503,037 views, followed by Russian (429,717), and Polish (53,530). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Ido (157.48%), Simple English (154.84%), and Egyptian Arabic (99.00%)


Among politicians, Georgy Malenkov ranks 392 out of 19,576Before him are Edward III of England, Barack Obama, Hatice Sultan, Henry the Fowler, Georges Pompidou, and Alfonso XIII of Spain. After him are Abdul Hamid I, Rüstem Pasha, Abdullah of Saudi Arabia, Scipio Africanus, Ay, and Decius.

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Among people born in 1902, Georgy Malenkov ranks 4Before him are Ruhollah Khomeini, Karl Popper, and Charles Lindbergh. After him are Paul Dirac, Leni Riefenstahl, Erik Erikson, Carl Rogers, John Steinbeck, Isaac Bashevis Singer, Halldór Laxness, and Talcott Parsons. Among people deceased in 1988, Georgy Malenkov ranks 2Before him is Enzo Ferrari. After him are Richard Feynman, Nico, Ernst Ruska, Valery Legasov, Isidor Isaac Rabi, Kurt Georg Kiesinger, Robert A. Heinlein, Chiang Ching-kuo, Chet Baker, and Roy Orbison.

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Among people born in Russia, Georgy Malenkov ranks 53 out of 3,761Before him are Gustav Kirchhoff (1824), Modest Mussorgsky (1839), Boris Pasternak (1890), Mikhail Kalashnikov (1919), Andrei Sakharov (1921), and Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1844). After him are Andrei Tarkovsky (1932), Grand Duchess Olga Nikolaevna of Russia (1895), Vladimir the Great (958), Alexander Nevsky (1220), Rurik (830), and Rudolf Nureyev (1938).


Among politicians born in Russia, Georgy Malenkov ranks 21Before him are Alexander II of Russia (1818), Konstantin Chernenko (1911), Turhan Hatice Sultan (1627), Vyacheslav Molotov (1890), Elizabeth of Russia (1709), and Paul I of Russia (1754). After him are Rurik (830), Frederick I of Prussia (1657), Yaroslav the Wise (978), Peter II of Russia (1715), Anna of Russia (1693), and Ivan III of Russia (1440).