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Grigory Kulik

1890 - 1950

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Grigory Ivanovich Kulik (Ukrainian: Григорій Іванович Кулик; Russian: Григо́рий Ива́нович Кули́к, romanized: Grigóriy Ivánovich Kulík; 9 November 1890 – 24 August 1950) was a Soviet military commander and Marshal of the Soviet Union who served as chief of the Red Army's Main Artillery Directorate from 1937 until June 1941. Born into a Ukrainian peasant family near Poltava, Kulik served as an artillery officer in the Imperial Russian Army during the First World War. On the outbreak of the Russian Revolution, he joined the Bolsheviks and the Red Army. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Grigory Kulik has received more than 215,409 page views. Her biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Grigory Kulik is the 508th most popular military personnel (up from 550th in 2019), the 160th most popular biography from Ukraine (up from 166th in 2019) and the 11th most popular Ukrainian Military Personnel.

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Among military personnels, Grigory Kulik ranks 508 out of 1,468Before her are Yu Jin, Max Hoffmann, Gongsun Zan, Kenji Doihara, Theodor Busse, and Fyodor Ushakov. After her are Anton Dostler, Walter Krüger, Archduke Joseph Ferdinand of Austria, William Westmoreland, Pang De, and Louis Franchet d'Espèrey.

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Among people born in 1890, Grigory Kulik ranks 49Before her are Ronald Fisher, Anthony Fokker, Naum Gabo, Jacques Ibert, Rose Kennedy, and Georgy Pyatakov. After her are Walter Krüger, Li Zongren, Jaroslav Heyrovský, Frank Martin, Victor Serge, and Kurt Tucholsky. Among people deceased in 1950, Grigory Kulik ranks 38Before her are Petre Dumitrescu, Emmanuel Mounier, Milada Horáková, Nikolai Myaskovsky, Werner Haase, and Jan Smuts. After her are Mao Anying, Constantin Carathéodory, Francesco Cilea, Melitta Bentz, Liane de Pougy, and Emil Abderhalden.

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Among people born in Ukraine, Grigory Kulik ranks 160 out of 1,083Before her are Stanisław Jerzy Lec (1909), Anatole Litvak (1902), Ewelina Hańska (1805), Jacob Frank (1726), Georgy Pyatakov (1890), and Shvarn (1230). After her are Jan Łukasiewicz (1878), Richard von Mises (1883), Semion Mogilevich (1946), Louis B. Mayer (1884), Leonid Kogan (1924), and Pavel Batitsky (1910).


Among military personnels born in Ukraine, Grigory Kulik ranks 11Before her are Ivan Paskevich (1782), Alexander Samsonov (1859), Roman Shukhevych (1907), Mikhail Kirponos (1892), Tadeusz Bór-Komorowski (1895), and Alfred Redl (1864). After her are Pavel Batitsky (1910), Sergey Gorshkov (1910), Ivan Chernyakhovsky (1906), Kirill Moskalenko (1902), Yevhen Konovalets (1891), and Pavel Sudoplatov (1907).