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Grigory Potemkin

1739 - 1791

Grigory Potemkin

Prince Grigory Aleksandrovich Potemkin-Tauricheski (, also UK: , US: ; Russian: Григо́рий Алекса́ндрович Потёмкин-Таври́ческий, tr. Grigórij Aleksándrovich Potjómkin-Tavrícheskij, IPA: [ɡrʲɪˈɡorʲɪj ɐlʲɪkˈsandrəvʲɪtɕ pɐˈtʲɵmkʲɪn tɐˈvrʲitɕɪskʲɪj]; October 11 [O.S. September 30] 1739 – October 16 [O.S. October 5] 1791) was a Russian military leader, statesman, nobleman and favourite of Catherine the Great. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Grigory Potemkin has received more than 1,265,740 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 990th most popular politician.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Grigory Potemkin ranks 985 out of 14,801Before him are Valdemar II of Denmark, Ferdinand VII of Spain, Herodias, Harold Godwinson, Javier Pérez de Cuéllar, and Archduke Karl Ludwig of Austria. After him are John VI Kantakouzenos, Edward the Elder, Wanli Emperor, Johann Friedrich Struensee, Frederick VIII of Denmark, and Miloš Zeman.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1739, Grigory Potemkin ranks 1After him are Charles-Henri Sanson, Maria Josepha of Bavaria, Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf, Johann Christian Daniel von Schreber, Charles François Dumouriez, George Clinton, Charles-François Lebrun, Duchess Anna Amalia of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, Jean Chalgrin, Johann Baptist Wanhal, and Christian Friedrich Daniel Schubart. Among people deceased in 1791, Grigory Potemkin ranks 3Before him are Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Honoré Gabriel Riqueti, comte de Mirabeau. After him are John Wesley, Jeanne de Valois-Saint-Rémy, Jacob Frank, Étienne Maurice Falconet, Joseph Gaertner, Ignaz von Born, João de Loureiro, Christian Friedrich Daniel Schubart, and Tomás de Iriarte y Oropesa.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Grigory Potemkin ranks 112 out of 2,050Before him are Ivan V of Russia (1666), Lev Kamenev (1883), Mikhail Sholokhov (1905), Mikhail Tukhachevsky (1893), Sergey Kirov (1886), and Adam Weishaupt (1748). After him are Mily Balakirev (1837), Nadezhda Krupskaya (1869), Martti Ahtisaari (1937), Svetlana Alliluyeva (1926), Arnold Sommerfeld (1868), and Maurice, Prince of Orange (1567).

Among POLITICIANS In Russia

Among politicians born in Russia, Grigory Potemkin ranks 39Before him are Alexis of Russia (1629), Nikolai Yezhov (1895), Nikolai Bukharin (1888), Ivan V of Russia (1666), Lev Kamenev (1883), and Sergey Kirov (1886). After him are Nadezhda Krupskaya (1869), Martti Ahtisaari (1937), Maurice, Prince of Orange (1567), Feodor III of Russia (1661), Grand Duchess Tatiana Nikolaevna of Russia (1897), and Alexander Kolchak (1874).

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