Lev Ivanov

1834 - 1901

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Lev Ivanovich Ivanov (Russian: Лев Ива́нович Ива́нов; 2 March 1834, Moscow – 24 December 1901, Saint Petersburg) was a Russian ballet dancer and choreographer and later, Second Balletmaster of the Imperial Ballet. As a performer with the Imperial Ballet, he achieved prominence after performing as an understudy in a benefit performance of La Fille Mal Gardée. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lev Ivanov has received more than 94,218 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia. Lev Ivanov is the 36th most popular dancer (up from 37th in 2019), the 723rd most popular biography from Russia (down from 690th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Russian Dancer.

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    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 20

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.92

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Page views of Lev Ivanovs by language

Over the past year Lev Ivanov has had the most page views in the with 9,228 views, followed by English (8,837), and Spanish (2,546). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Esperanto (72.59%), Catalan (59.03%), and Armenian (50.99%)


Among dancers, Lev Ivanov ranks 36 out of 116Before him are August Bournonville, Pierre Beauchamp, Liane de Pougy, Alexander Godunov, Marie-Anne de Cupis de Camargo, and Agrippina Vaganova. After him are Roland Petit, Jules Perrot, Gaétan Vestris, Pierina Legnani, Zizi Jeanmaire, and Arthur Saint-Léon.

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Among people born in 1834, Lev Ivanov ranks 30Before him are Carl Bloch, Gaston Planté, William Chester Minor, Heinrich von Treitschke, Gustav Nachtigal, and Viktor Hartmann. After him are John Lubbock, 1st Baron Avebury, Samuel Pierpont Langley, José Hernández, Hetty Green, Ludovic Halévy, and Johann Karl Friedrich Zöllner. Among people deceased in 1901, Lev Ivanov ranks 32Before him are Francesc Pi i Margall, Charles Alexander, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, Iosif Gurko, Shō Tai, François-Marie Raoult, and Princess Januária of Brazil. After him are Dagny Juel, Leopoldo Alas, Albert, 4th duc de Broglie, Frederic W. H. Myers, Mahadev Govind Ranade, and Leon Czolgosz.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Lev Ivanov ranks 723 out of 3,761Before him are Countess of Ségur (1799), Alexei Savrasov (1830), Sergey Naryshkin (1954), Mikhail Ulyanov (1927), Valeri Kharlamov (1948), and Philipp, Prince of Eulenburg (1847). After him are Sergei Khrushchev (1935), Aleksandr Danilovich Aleksandrov (1912), Maria Yudina (1899), Joseph Trumpeldor (1880), Irena Szewińska (1946), and Georgy Shpagin (1897).

Among DANCERS In Russia

Among dancers born in Russia, Lev Ivanov ranks 10Before him are Michel Fokine (1880), Tamara Karsavina (1885), Galina Ulanova (1910), George Balanchine (1904), Alexander Godunov (1949), and Agrippina Vaganova (1879). After him are Léonide Massine (1896), Vladimir Vasiliev (1940), Lydia Lopokova (1892), Vera Karalli (1889), Olga Preobrajenska (1871), and Olga Spessivtseva (1895).