Lavr Kornilov

1870 - 1918

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Lavr Georgiyevich Kornilov (Russian: Лавр Гео́ргиевич Корни́лов, IPA: [ˈlavr ɡʲɪˈorɡʲɪjɪvʲɪtɕ kɐrˈnʲiləf]; 30 August [O.S. 18 August] 1870 – 13 April 1918) was a Russian military intelligence officer, explorer, and general in the Imperial Russian Army during World War I and the ensuing Russian Civil War. Kornilov was of Siberian Cossack origin. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lavr Kornilov has received more than 746,709 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Lavr Kornilov is the 206th most popular military personnel (up from 208th in 2019), the 8th most popular biography from Kazakhstan (down from 7th in 2019) and the most popular Kazakhstani Military Personnel.

Lavr kornilov was a Russian general who led the Kornilov Affair, an attempted coup d'état against the Russian Provisional Government in 1917.

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Over the past year Lavr Kornilov has had the most page views in the with 310,919 views, followed by English (138,197), and Spanish (19,865). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Lithuanian (198.60%), Slovenian (141.78%), and Irish (91.84%)


Among military personnels, Lavr Kornilov ranks 206 out of 2,058Before him are Maximilian von Weichs, Andrey Vlasov, Henri de La Tour d'Auvergne, Viscount of Turenne, Oskar Dirlewanger, Sun Jian, and Henning von Tresckow. After him are Yue Fei, George Armstrong Custer, Erhard Milch, Erich von dem Bach-Zelewski, Slobodan Praljak, and Sun Ce.

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Among people born in 1870, Lavr Kornilov ranks 15Before him are Albert Fish, Miguel Primo de Rivera, William G. Morgan, Gustav Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach, Juho Kusti Paasikivi, and Karl Renner. After him are Ivan Bunin, Louis II, Prince of Monaco, Gustav Bauer, Josef Hoffmann, Maurice Denis, and Clara Immerwahr. Among people deceased in 1918, Lavr Kornilov ranks 28Before him are Ernesto Teodoro Moneta, Georgi Plekhanov, Princess Elisabeth of Hesse and by Rhine, Roland Garros, Niko Pirosmani, and Fanny Kaplan. After him are César Cui, Frederick Trump, Ferdinand Hodler, Edmond Rostand, Hermann Cohen, and Arrigo Boito.

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In Kazakhstan

Among people born in Kazakhstan, Lavr Kornilov ranks 8 out of 193Before him are Nursultan Nazarbayev (1940), Ahmad Yasawi (1103), Seljuk (902), Muhammad Shaybani (1451), Kassym-Jomart Tokayev (1953), and Akhmad Kadyrov (1951). After him are Abai Qunanbaiuly (1845), Vladimir Zhirinovsky (1946), Aslan Maskhadov (1951), Tughlugh Timur (1329), Edigu (1352), and Ablai Khan (1711).


Among military personnels born in Kazakhstan, Lavr Kornilov ranks 1After him are Bauyrzhan Momyshuly (1910), Manshuk Mametova (1922), Khiuaz Dospanova (1922), Nina Lobkovskaya (1925), and Andrey Mordvichev (1976).