Leonid Kravchuk

1934 - Today

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Leonid Makarovych Kravchuk (Ukrainian: Леонід Макарович Кравчук; born 10 January 1934) is a former Ukrainian politician and the first President of Ukraine, who served from 5 December 1991 until 19 July 1994. He is also a former Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada and People's Deputy of Ukraine serving in the Social Democratic Party of Ukraine (united) faction. After a political crisis involving the President and the Prime Minister, Kravchuk resigned from the Presidency, but ran for a second term as President in 1994. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Leonid Kravchuk has received more than 259,071 page views. His biography is available in 56 different languages on Wikipedia. Leonid Kravchuk is the 2,132nd most popular politician (down from 1,824th in 2019), the 74th most popular biography from Ukraine (down from 66th in 2019) and the 30th most popular Ukrainian Politician.

Leonid Kravchuk was the first president of Ukraine after the dissolution of the Soviet Union. He was elected in 1991 and served until 1994. He is most famous for being the first president of Ukraine after the dissolution of the Soviet Union.

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Among politicians, Leonid Kravchuk ranks 2,132 out of 15,710Before him are Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Dom Pérignon, Emeric Thököly, Choe Yong-gon, Francisco Solano López, and Cleomenes I. After him are Shajar al-Durr, Kara Ahmed Pasha, Moctezuma I, Emperor Annei, Al-Hakam II, and Dési Bouterse.

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Among people born in 1934, Leonid Kravchuk ranks 34Before him are Richard Meier, Bill Russell, Alan Arkin, Jacques Anquetil, Paco Rabanne, and Diana Wynne Jones. After him are Georges Moustaki, Roman Herzog, Tarcisio Bertone, Bill Bixby, Per Olov Enquist, and Larisa Latynina.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Leonid Kravchuk ranks 74 out of 913Before him are Ze'ev Jabotinsky (1880), Karl Radek (1885), David Oistrakh (1908), Yitzhak Ben-Zvi (1884), Irène Némirovsky (1903), and Andrey Yeryomenko (1892). After him are Georges Charpak (1924), Valeriy Lobanovskyi (1939), Daniel of Galicia (1201), Edward Rydz-Śmigły (1886), Oleg Blokhin (1952), and Larisa Latynina (1934).

Among POLITICIANS In Ukraine

Among politicians born in Ukraine, Leonid Kravchuk ranks 30Before him are Rodion Malinovsky (1898), Yulia Tymoshenko (1960), Boris Shcherbina (1919), Nikolai Podgorny (1903), Karl Radek (1885), and Yitzhak Ben-Zvi (1884). After him are Daniel of Galicia (1201), Edward Rydz-Śmigły (1886), Sergey Bubka (1963), Yaropolk I of Kiev (955), Vladimir Ivashko (1932), and Vsevolod I of Kiev (1030).