Ivan Maisky

1884 - 1975

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Ivan Mikhailovich Maisky (also transliterated as "Maysky"; Russian: Ива́н Миха́йлович Ма́йский) (19 January 1884 – 3 September 1975) was a Soviet diplomat, historian and politician who served as the Soviet Union's ambassador to the United Kingdom from 1932 to 1943, including much of the period of the Second World War. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ivan Maisky has received more than 110,101 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Ivan Maisky is the 6,989th most popular politician (down from 5,122nd in 2019), the 644th most popular biography from Russia (down from 496th in 2019) and the 186th most popular Russian Politician.

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Over the past year Ivan Maisky has had the most page views in the with 20,297 views, followed by English (14,686), and Polish (6,628). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Spanish (37.73%), Danish (32.07%), and Kirghiz (26.76%)


Among politicians, Ivan Maisky ranks 6,989 out of 19,576Before him are Victor Stănculescu, Borso d'Este, Duke of Ferrara, Volodymyr Vynnychenko, William II, Count of Flanders, Sisenand, and Lin Sen. After him are Paolo Boi, Hussein Arnous, John Conyers, Li Cunxu, Johannes Schober, and Elpidio Quirino.

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Among people born in 1884, Ivan Maisky ranks 67Before him are Yasuji Okamura, Alexander Belyaev, Wilhelm Backhaus, Joseph Boxhall, Félix Gouin, and Eugène Tisserant. After him are Georg Lindemann, Antoine Pevsner, Mikhail Borodin, Max Erwin von Scheubner-Richter, Jean Paulhan, and Johannes Heinrich Schultz. Among people deceased in 1975, Ivan Maisky ranks 65Before him are Leroy Anderson, Michel Simon, Eugen Fink, Fredric March, George Stevens, and Hans Bellmer. After him are Per Wahlöö, Walker Evans, Hans Swarowsky, Hiroshi Ōshima, Pascoal Ranieri Mazzilli, and Annette Kellermann.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Ivan Maisky ranks 644 out of 3,761Before him are Vladimir Shukhov (1853), Vasily Degtyaryov (1880), Mikhail Nesterov (1862), Nikolai Polikarpov (1892), Sergei Ivanov (1953), and Yevgenia Ginzburg (1904). After him are Lilya Brik (1891), Valery Chkalov (1904), Pavel Dybenko (1889), Mikhail Dolivo-Dobrovolsky (1862), Valeriy Brumel (1942), and Taihō Kōki (1940).


Among politicians born in Russia, Ivan Maisky ranks 186Before him are Mikhail Semyonovich Vorontsov (1782), Grand Duchess Elizabeth Mikhailovna of Russia (1826), Viktor Chernov (1873), Alexander Bortnikov (1951), Pavel Tsitsianov (1754), and Sergei Ivanov (1953). After him are Pavel Dybenko (1889), Taihō Kōki (1940), Aleksandr Mikhailovich of Tver (1301), Khertek Anchimaa-Toka (1912), Praskovia Saltykova (1664), and Konstantin Pobedonostsev (1827).