Karl Radek

1885 - 1939

Karl Radek

Karl Berngardovich Radek (Russian: Карл Бернгардович Радек; 31 October 1885 – 19 May 1939) was a Marxist active in the Polish and German social democratic movements before World War I and an international Communist leader in the Soviet Union after the Russian Revolution. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Karl Radek has received more than 303,434 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 2,189th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Karl Radek ranks 2,173 out of 14,801Before him are Colin Powell, William I of Sicily, Kiya, Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn, Gotse Delchev, and Jehoash of Israel. After him are John of Brienne, Choi Kyu-hah, Prajadhipok, Grand Duke Vladimir Kirillovich of Russia, Lu Xun, and Marie-Adélaïde, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg.

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Among people born in 1885, Karl Radek ranks 27Before him are George de Hevesy, Hugo Sperrle, Karen Horney, Heinrich Brüning, Yakov Sverdlov, and Sabina Spielrein. After him are Hugo Boss, Luigi Russolo, Heinrich Hoffmann, Sonia Delaunay, Hermann Weyl, and Erich von Stroheim. Among people deceased in 1939, Karl Radek ranks 12Before him are Nadezhda Krupskaya, Joseph Roth, Eugen Bleuler, Anton Makarenko, James Naismith, and Werner von Fritsch. After him are Matthias Sindelar, Anthony Fokker, Lucien Lévy-Bruhl, Philipp Scheidemann, Edward Sapir, and Ferdinand von Lindemann.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Karl Radek ranks 81 out of 764Before him are Yitzhak Ben-Zvi (1884), Irène Némirovsky (1903), Vasily Grossman (1905), Bruno Schulz (1892), Oleg Antonov (1906), and Karol Szymanowski (1882). After him are Lesya Ukrainka (1871), Edward Rydz-Śmigły (1886), Baal Shem Tov (1700), Andrzej Żuławski (1940), Fanny Kaplan (1890), and Daniel of Galicia (1201).