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Igor Larionov

1960 - Today

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Igor Nikolayevich Larionov (Russian: Игорь Николаевич Ларионов; born 3 December 1960) is a Russian ice hockey coach, sports agent and former professional ice hockey player, known as The Professor. Along with Viacheslav Fetisov, he was instrumental in forcing the Soviet government to let Soviet players compete in the National Hockey League (NHL). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Igor Larionov has received more than 474,940 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Igor Larionov is the 16th most popular hockey player (up from 17th in 2019), the 1,413th most popular biography from Russia (down from 1,278th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Russian Hockey Player.

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  • 21

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  • 4.16

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  • 2.34

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among HOCKEY PLAYERS

Among hockey players, Igor Larionov ranks 16 out of 358Before him are Jaromír Jágr, Bobby Hull, Viacheslav Fetisov, Georges Vézina, Mario Lemieux, and Jiří Holeček. After him are Sergei Makarov, Bobby Orr, Jari Kurri, Viktor Konovalenko, Guy Lafleur, and Jiří Holík.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1960, Igor Larionov ranks 173Before him are Elena Mukhina, José Maria Neves, Pruitt Taylor Vince, Craig Mello, Chris Waddle, and Annabella Sciorra. After him are Aguri Suzuki, BD Wong, Karch Kiraly, Temuera Morrison, Reed Hastings, and Mehmed Baždarević.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Igor Larionov ranks 1,413 out of 2,688Before him are Boris Shilkov (1927), Efrem Zimbalist (1889), Yury Grigorovich (1927), Yevgeny Kafelnikov (1974), Dmitry Mamin-Sibiryak (1852), and Viktor Nogin (1878). After him are Teffi (1872), Nikolai Kryuchkov (1911), Eduard Malofeyev (1942), Vladimir Gardin (1877), Yuri Vizbor (1934), and Tatyana Kazankina (1951).

Among HOCKEY PLAYERS In Russia

Among hockey players born in Russia, Igor Larionov ranks 5Before him are Viktor Tikhonov (1930), Valeri Kharlamov (1948), Vladislav Tretiak (1952), and Viacheslav Fetisov (1958). After him are Sergei Makarov (1958), Viktor Konovalenko (1938), Alexander Yakushev (1947), Vyacheslav Starshinov (1940), Alexei Kasatonov (1959), Veniamin Alexandrov (1937), and Alexander Ovechkin (1985).