Leonid Krasin

1870 - 1926

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Leonid Borisovich Krasin (Russian: Леонид Борисович Красин; 27 July [O.S. 15 July] 1870 – 24 November 1926) was a Russian Soviet politician, engineer, social entrepreneur, Bolshevik revolutionary and a Soviet diplomat. In 1924 he became the first Soviet ambassador to France. A year later, he left Paris to become ambassador to London, where he remained until his death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leonid Krasin has received more than 141,155 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 29 in 2019). Leonid Krasin is the 8,312th most popular politician (down from 7,920th in 2019), the 801st most popular biography from Russia (down from 775th in 2019) and the 233rd most popular Russian Politician.

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Over the past year Leonid Krasin has had the most page views in the with 62,951 views, followed by English (19,189), and French (2,304). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Georgian (95.31%), Swedish (84.40%), and Ukrainian (42.09%)


Among politicians, Leonid Krasin ranks 8,312 out of 19,576Before him are Sinjong of Goryeo, Husni al-Za'im, Gjon Kastrioti, Nestor Lakoba, Alexandros Zaimis, and Sibylle of Cleves. After him are Lakhdar Brahimi, Levan Tediashvili, Serdar Berdimuhamedow, Nicole Fontaine, József Antall, and Muhammad Shah.

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Among people born in 1870, Leonid Krasin ranks 69Before him are Emil Orlík, David Riazanov, Herbert Kilpin, Saki, Georges Claude, and Thomas Byles. After him are Princess Helena Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein, Reginald Lee, Friedrich Freiherr Kress von Kressenstein, Ilya Ivanovich Ivanov, Masabumi Hosono, and Géza Maróczy. Among people deceased in 1926, Leonid Krasin ranks 49Before him are Nikolay Chkheidze, Désiré-Joseph Mercier, Ye Wanyong, Francis Ysidro Edgeworth, Annie Oakley, and Helen Allingham. After him are Katō Takaaki, Ivana Kobilca, Victor Babeș, Lars Magnus Ericsson, Charles Angrand, and Léon Charles Thévenin.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Leonid Krasin ranks 801 out of 3,761Before him are Oleg Salenko (1969), Oleg Gordievsky (1938), Pavel Belyayev (1925), Andrey Arshavin (1981), Sergey Ivanovich Vavilov (1891), and Samuil Marshak (1887). After him are Pyotr Chaadayev (1794), Yuri Norstein (1941), Nikolai Berzarin (1904), Arsen Kotsoyev (1872), Grand Duchess Catherine Mikhailovna of Russia (1827), and Prince Igor Constantinovich of Russia (1894).


Among politicians born in Russia, Leonid Krasin ranks 233Before him are Ivan Goremykin (1839), Prince Paul of Württemberg (1785), Ludwika Karolina Radziwiłł (1667), Kirill Kondrashin (1914), Franz Schlegelberger (1876), and Oleg Gordievsky (1938). After him are Pyotr Chaadayev (1794), Grand Duchess Catherine Mikhailovna of Russia (1827), Prince Roman Petrovich of Russia (1896), Talabuga (1300), Vyacheslav von Plehve (1846), and Irina Rodnina (1949).