Ivan Paskevich

1782 - 1856

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Count Ivan Fyodorovich Paskevich-Erevansky, Serene Prince of Warsaw (Russian: Иван Фёдорович Паскевич-Эриванский, светлейший князь Варшавский, romanized: Ivan Fyodorovich Paskevich-Erivanskiy, svetleyshiy knyaz' Varshavskiy; 19 May [O.S. 8 May] 1782 – 1 February [O.S. 20 January] 1856) was an Imperial Russian military leader who was the Namiestnik of Poland. Paskevich is known for leading Russian forces in Poland during the November uprising and for a series of leadership roles throughout the early and mid-19th century, such as the Russo-Persian War (1826–28) and the beginning phase of the Crimean War. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ivan Paskevich has received more than 161,891 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Ivan Paskevich is the 356th most popular military personnel (down from 330th in 2019), the 112th most popular biography from Ukraine (down from 98th in 2019) and the 8th most popular Ukrainian Military Personnel.

Ivan Paskevich was a Russian general who was most famous for defeating the Ottoman Empire in the Russo-Turkish War of 1828-1829.

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Among military personnels, Ivan Paskevich ranks 356 out of 2,058Before him are Henri Giraud, Hugo Sperrle, Huang Zhong, Francisco de Miranda, Günther Prien, and Maximilian von Spee. After him are Jozef Gabčík, Omar Pasha, Pierre-Charles Villeneuve, Levin August von Bennigsen, Sergei Skripal, and Nicolas Chauvin.

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Among people born in 1782, Ivan Paskevich ranks 8Before him are Niccolò Paganini, Friedrich Fröbel, Daoguang Emperor, Caroline Bonaparte, Daniel Auber, and Maria Amalia of Naples and Sicily. After him are John Field, Archduke John of Austria, Hugues Felicité Robert de Lamennais, Maria Luisa, Duchess of Lucca, William Miller, and Vicente Guerrero. Among people deceased in 1856, Ivan Paskevich ranks 8Before him are Heinrich Heine, Amedeo Avogadro, Max Stirner, Adolphe Adam, Nikolai Lobachevsky, and Paul Delaroche. After him are Étienne Cabet, Ľudovít Štúr, 11th Dalai Lama, Théodore Chassériau, Farkas Bolyai, and Manuela Sáenz.

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Among people born in Ukraine, Ivan Paskevich ranks 112 out of 1,365Before him are Yevgeny Primakov (1929), Gregory Skovoroda (1722), Vsevolod I of Kiev (1030), Michał Korybut Wiśniowiecki (1640), Lee Strasberg (1901), and Boris Shcherbina (1919). After him are Stepan Makarov (1848), Alexander Archipenko (1887), Sofia Rotaru (1947), Menachem Mendel Schneerson (1902), Mikhail Ostrogradsky (1801), and Nikolai Ostrovsky (1904).


Among military personnels born in Ukraine, Ivan Paskevich ranks 8Before him are Lyudmila Pavlichenko (1916), Nestor Makhno (1888), Semyon Timoshenko (1895), Andrey Yeryomenko (1892), Roman Shukhevych (1907), and John Demjanjuk (1920). After him are Tadeusz Bór-Komorowski (1895), Alexander Samsonov (1859), Mikhail Kirponos (1892), Alfred Redl (1864), Yevhen Konovalets (1891), and Andriy Melnyk (1890).