Ivan Silayev

1930 - 2023

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Ivan Stepanovich Silayev (Russian: Ива́н Степа́нович Сила́ев; 21 October 1930 – 8 February 2023) was a Soviet and Russian politician. He served as Prime Minister of the Soviet Union through the offices of chairman of the Committee on the Operational Management of the Soviet economy (28 August – 25 December 1991) and chairman of the Inter-republican Economic Committee (20 September – 14 November 1991). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ivan Silayev has received more than 580,083 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Ivan Silayev is the 3,668th most popular politician (up from 3,683rd in 2019), the 356th most popular biography from Russia (up from 372nd in 2019) and the 109th most popular Russian Politician.

Ivan Silayev is most famous for being the Prime Minister of Russia during the end of the Soviet Union.

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Among politicians, Ivan Silayev ranks 3,668 out of 19,576Before him are Vardan Mamikonian, Ye Jianying, Hjalmar Siilasvuo, Louis Joseph, Duke of Vendôme, Clementine Churchill, and Menahem. After him are Lloyd Austin, Ne Win, Xun Yu, Hadım Suleiman Pasha, Piast the Wheelwright, and Gottlob Berger.

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Among people born in 1930, Ivan Silayev ranks 69Before him are Mary Quant, Joanne Woodward, Choe Yong-rim, Robert Aumann, Stanley Miller, and Gena Rowlands. After him are Magdalena Abakanowicz, David Dacko, Chinua Achebe, Carlos Hugo, Duke of Parma, Sonia Rykiel, and James Irwin. Among people deceased in 2023, Ivan Silayev ranks 77Before him are Elliott Erwitt, Roger Whittaker, Piper Laurie, Albert Azaryan, Charlie Munger, and Amancio Amaro. After him are Leiji Matsumoto, Boniface Alexandre, Hans Modrow, Robert Lucas Jr., Marisa Pavan, and Carla Bley.

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Among people born in Russia, Ivan Silayev ranks 356 out of 3,761Before him are Valentin Serov (1865), Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna of Russia (1875), Alexander Andreyevich Ivanov (1806), Nikolai Rubinstein (1835), Alexander Danilovich Menshikov (1673), and Nikolai Kuznetsov (1904). After him are Sergius of Radonezh (1314), Grand Duke Konstantin Konstantinovich of Russia (1858), Vasily Zhukovsky (1783), Mengu-Timur (1235), Vasily Dokuchaev (1846), and Irving Berlin (1888).


Among politicians born in Russia, Ivan Silayev ranks 109Before him are Vasily Blokhin (1895), Anatoly Sobchak (1937), Anna Dostoevskaya (1846), Grigory Orlov (1734), Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna of Russia (1875), and Alexander Danilovich Menshikov (1673). After him are Mengu-Timur (1235), Grand Duke Nicholas Nikolaevich of Russia (1831), Chung Il-kwon (1917), Olga Nikolaevna of Russia (1822), Vladimir Kryuchkov (1924), and Catherine Pavlovna of Russia (1788).