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Konstantin Simonov

1915 - 1979

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Konstantin Mikhailovich Simonov, born Kirill Mikhailovich Simonov (Russian: Константин Михайлович Симонов, 28 November [O.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Konstantin Simonov has received more than 127,963 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Konstantin Simonov is the 1,328th most popular writer (down from 1,257th in 2019), the 479th most popular biography from Russia (down from 409th in 2019) and the 62nd most popular Russian Writer.

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  • 46

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.53

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  • 5.34

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among writers, Konstantin Simonov ranks 1,328 out of 5,755Before him are Stéphane Hessel, Kjell Askildsen, Robert Sheckley, Hayim Nahman Bialik, Cees Nooteboom, and Don DeLillo. After him are Xavier de Maistre, Siegfried Kracauer, Liang Qichao, Joseph Karo, Vladimir Bartol, and Georges Rodenbach.

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Among people born in 1915, Konstantin Simonov ranks 56Before him are Peter Medawar, Robert, Archduke of Austria-Este, Modibo Keïta, Mario Monicelli, W. Arthur Lewis, and Rashid Behbudov. After him are Joseph P. Kennedy Jr., László Csatáry, Gyula Zsengellér, Don Budge, Marie-Louise von Franz, and Abba Eban. Among people deceased in 1979, Konstantin Simonov ranks 50Before him are Aleksei N. Leontiev, Karl Wilhelm Reinmuth, Abul A'la Maududi, Mamie Eisenhower, Conrad Hilton, and Teruo Nakamura. After him are Dhyan Chand, Dimitri Tiomkin, Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin, Charles Mingus, Yuen Siu-tien, and Alfredo Ottaviani.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Konstantin Simonov ranks 479 out of 3,262Before him are Vladimir Bukovsky (1942), Catharina of Württemberg (1783), Alexander Grin (1880), Viktor Suvorov (1947), Daniil Kharms (1905), and Werner Ostendorff (1903). After him are Afanasy Nikitin (1500), Olga Knipper (1868), Aleksandr Dugin (1962), Filipp Golikov (1900), Nikolay Bogolyubov (1909), and Grand Duke Peter Nikolaevich of Russia (1864).

Among WRITERS In Russia

Among writers born in Russia, Konstantin Simonov ranks 62Before him are Rasul Gamzatov (1923), Alexander Afanasyev (1826), Nadezhda Mandelstam (1899), Alexander Grin (1880), Viktor Suvorov (1947), and Daniil Kharms (1905). After him are Gavrila Derzhavin (1743), Mukhtar Auezov (1897), Alexander Radishchev (1749), Mikhail Saltykov-Shchedrin (1826), Korney Chukovsky (1882), and Sergei Dovlatov (1941).