Irina Rodnina

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Irina Konstantinovna Rodnina (Russian: Ирина Константиновна Роднина, IPA: [ɪˈrʲinə kənstɐnˈtʲinəvnə rədʲnʲɪˈna]; born 12 September 1949) is a Russian politician and retired figure skater, who is the only pair skater to win 10 successive World Championships (1969–78) and three successive Olympic gold medals (1972, 1976, 1980). She was elected to the State Duma in the 2007 legislative election as a member of President Vladimir Putin's United Russia party. As a figure skater, she initially competed with Alexei Ulanov and later teamed up with Alexander Zaitsev. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Irina Rodnina has received more than 291,040 page views. Her biography is available in 43 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 41 in 2019). Irina Rodnina is the 8,562nd most popular politician (down from 6,041st in 2019), the 837th most popular biography from Russia (down from 580th in 2019) and the 239th most popular Russian Politician.

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Among politicians, Irina Rodnina ranks 8,562 out of 19,576Before her are Fakhr al-Din II, Abd al-Wahid I, Jean-Pierre Raffarin, Hiltrud, Constantin Sănătescu, and Liu Bocheng. After her are Soraya Tarzi, Ada of Caria, Muhammad III of Granada, Manuel Oribe, Martine Aubry, and David VII of Georgia.

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Among people born in 1949, Irina Rodnina ranks 174Before her are Deep Roy, John Savage, Trương Tấn Sang, Bernard Farcy, Lindsay Wagner, and Paul Rodgers. After her are Zoë Wanamaker, Bandar bin Sultan Al Saud, Rawhi Fattouh, Shera Danese, Rasim Delić, and Ronnie Hellström.

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Among people born in Russia, Irina Rodnina ranks 837 out of 3,761Before her are Vyacheslav von Plehve (1846), Nikolay Danilevsky (1822), Leonid Kuravlyov (1936), Slava Metreveli (1936), Ivan Vinogradov (1891), and Elvīra Ozoliņa (1939). After her are Viktor Ponedelnik (1937), Semyon Bogdanov (1894), Nikolai Andrianov (1952), Ivan Yefimovich Petrov (1896), Otto Hesse (1811), and Sergei Nilus (1862).


Among politicians born in Russia, Irina Rodnina ranks 239Before her are Leonid Krasin (1870), Pyotr Chaadayev (1794), Grand Duchess Catherine Mikhailovna of Russia (1827), Prince Roman Petrovich of Russia (1896), Talabuga (1300), and Vyacheslav von Plehve (1846). After her are Vladimir Kokovtsov (1853), Fyodor Rostopchin (1763), Marfa Sobakina (1552), Anatoly Lukyanov (1930), Princess Maria Maximilianovna of Leuchtenberg (1841), and Duke Peter Alexandrovich of Oldenburg (1868).