Ivan Yefremov

1908 - 1972

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Ivan Antonovich (real patronymic Antipovich) Yefremov (Russian: Ива́н Анто́нович (Анти́пович) Ефре́мов; April 22, 1908 – October 5, 1972; last name sometimes spelled Efremov) was a Soviet paleontologist, science fiction author and social thinker. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ivan Yefremov has received more than 92,618 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Ivan Yefremov is the 2,429th most popular writer (up from 2,480th in 2019), the 816th most popular biography from Russia (up from 829th in 2019) and the 110th most popular Russian Writer.

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Among writers, Ivan Yefremov ranks 2,429 out of 5,794Before him are François Hotman, August von Platen-Hallermünde, Sophie de Condorcet, Sergei Nilus, Tayeb Salih, and Mouloud Feraoun. After him are Michael Choniates, Theodore I, Ulf Stark, Olympiodorus of Thebes, Pierre Gamarra, and Saigyō.

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Among people born in 1908, Ivan Yefremov ranks 121Before him are Afet İnan, Edgar Faure, John Tuzo Wilson, Sam Giancana, Carlos Peucelle, and Vazgen I. After him are Jack Williamson, Richard Wright, Alejandro Scopelli, Elek Schwartz, Prince Peter of Greece and Denmark, and Mel Blanc. Among people deceased in 1972, Ivan Yefremov ranks 85Before him are Lillian Moller Gilbreth, C. Rajagopalachari, Nikolay Krylov, Max Fleischer, Milton L. Humason, and Princess Feodora of Saxe-Meiningen. After him are Violette Leduc, Lee Morgan, Fulbert Youlou, Paul Goodman, Dan Blocker, and René Mayer.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Ivan Yefremov ranks 816 out of 2,688Before him are Konstantin Somov (1869), Elisaveta Bykova (1913), Eugene Botkin (1865), Tatyana Baramzina (1919), Sergei Nilus (1862), and Alexander Gretchaninov (1864). After him are Pyotr Chaadayev (1794), Sergei Yutkevich (1904), Dmitry of Tver (1299), Vladimir Demikhov (1916), Nikolai Berzarin (1904), and Semyon Kurkotkin (1917).

Among WRITERS In Russia

Among writers born in Russia, Ivan Yefremov ranks 110Before him are Samuil Marshak (1887), Kristijonas Donelaitis (1714), Andrei Sinyavsky (1925), Fyodor Sologub (1863), Sergey Aksakov (1791), and Sergei Nilus (1862). After him are Friedrich von Lütke (1797), Konstantin Balmont (1867), Arsen Kotsoyev (1872), Venedikt Yerofeyev (1938), Vyacheslav Ivanov (1866), and Leah Goldberg (1911).