Leon Trotsky

1879 - 1940

Leon Trotsky

Lev Davidovich Bronstein (7 November [O.S. 26 October] 1879 – 21 August 1940), better known as Leon Trotsky (), was a Russian revolutionary, political theorist and politician. Ideologically a communist, he developed a variant of Marxism known as Trotskyism. Trotsky joined the Bolshevik Party a few weeks before the October Revolution and became one of the leaders of the party. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leon Trotsky has received more than 8,556,466 page views. His biography is available in 119 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 41st most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Leon Trotsky ranks 41 out of 14,801Before him are Commodus, Qin Shi Huang, Ronald Reagan, Louis XVI of France, Hurrem Sultan, and Peter the Great. After him are Fidel Castro, Huang Xianfan, Caligula, Martin Van Buren, Josip Broz Tito, and Akhenaten.

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Among people born in 1879, Leon Trotsky ranks 3Before him are Albert Einstein and Joseph Stalin. After him are Paul Klee, Kazimir Malevich, Franz von Papen, Otto Hahn, Emiliano Zapata, Emperor Taishō, Max von Laue, Owen Willans Richardson, and Francis Picabia. Among people deceased in 1940, Leon Trotsky ranks 1After him are F. Scott Fitzgerald, Selma Lagerlöf, Paul Klee, J. J. Thomson, Walter Benjamin, Neville Chamberlain, Mikhail Bulgakov, Nikolai Yezhov, Robert Wadlow, Gerda Wegener, and Carl Bosch.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Leon Trotsky ranks 2 out of 764Before him are Hurrem Sultan (1502). After him are Leonid Brezhnev (1906), Nikolai Gogol (1809), Golda Meir (1898), Sergei Prokofiev (1891), Kazimir Malevich (1879), Albertus Magnus (1206), John III Sobieski (1629), Hafsa Sultan (1479), Joseph Conrad (1857), and Vladimir the Great (958).

Among POLITICIANS In Ukraine

Among politicians born in Ukraine, Leon Trotsky ranks 2Before him are Hurrem Sultan (1502). After him are Leonid Brezhnev (1906), Golda Meir (1898), John III Sobieski (1629), Hafsa Sultan (1479), Vladimir the Great (958), Stanisław Leszczyński (1677), Stepan Bandera (1909), Kliment Voroshilov (1881), Sviatoslav I of Kiev (942), and Viktor Yanukovych (1950).

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