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 67,907 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Lev Ivanov is the 44th most popular dancer (down from 40th in 2019), the 923rd most popular biography from Russia (down from 865th in 2019) and the 11th most popular Russian Dancer.

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Among dancers, Lev Ivanov ranks 44 out of 75Before him are Alexander Godunov, Jiří Kylián, Gaétan Vestris, Pierina Legnani, Lucile Grahn, and Hilde Holger. After him are Antonio Gades, Hans van Manen, Frederick Ashton, Birgit Cullberg, Lindsay Kemp, and Vladimir Vasiliev.

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Among people born in 1834, Lev Ivanov ranks 39Before him are Heinrich von Treitschke, Ewald Hering, Johann Karl Friedrich Zöllner, Kamehameha IV, José Hernández, and Herman Snellen. After him are John Gilbert Baker, Ludovic Halévy, Albert Niemann, Piet Joubert, Carl Lange, and Peter Benoit. Among people deceased in 1901, Lev Ivanov ranks 40Before him are Henry Peach Robinson, Arvid Posse, Princess Januária of Brazil, Edmond Audran, Herman Grimm, and Marthinus Wessel Pretorius. After him are Alexander Kovalevsky, Albert, 4th duc de Broglie, Johannes Schmidt, Peter Benoit, Cornelius Gurlitt, and Jacob Georg Agardh.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Lev Ivanov ranks 923 out of 2,688Before him are Yuriy Yekhanurov (1948), Vladimir Smirnov (1887), Mikhail Katukov (1900), Irina Rodnina (1949), Sergei Ivanovich Mosin (1849), and Patriarch Alexy I of Moscow (1877). After him are Edgar Froese (1944), Andrei Kirilenko (1906), Nikolay Raevsky (1771), Georgy Grechko (1931), Fyodor Apraksin (1661), and George Zweig (1937).

Among DANCERS In Russia

Among dancers born in Russia, Lev Ivanov ranks 11Before him are Galina Ulanova (1910), George Balanchine (1904), Tamara Karsavina (1885), Agrippina Vaganova (1879), Léonide Massine (1896), and Alexander Godunov (1949). After him are Vladimir Vasiliev (1940), Yury Grigorovich (1927), and Avdotia Istomina (1799).