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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 86,510 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Lev Ivanov is the 36th most popular dancer (up from 44th in 2019), the 693rd most popular biography from Russia (up from 922nd in 2019) and the 9th most popular Russian Dancer.

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Among dancers, Lev Ivanov ranks 36 out of 76Before him are Agrippina Vaganova, Pierre Beauchamp, Roland Petit, Filippo Taglioni, August Bournonville, and Jules Perrot. After him are Olga Khokhlova, Alexander Godunov, Zizi Jeanmaire, Léonide Massine, Pierina Legnani, and Jiří Kylián.

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Among people born in 1834, Lev Ivanov ranks 28Before him are Carl Bloch, Gaston Planté, John Dalberg-Acton, 1st Baron Acton, Viktor Hartmann, Infanta Amalia of Spain, and Kondō Isami. After him are Hetty Green, John Lubbock, 1st Baron Avebury, Gustav Nachtigal, Heinrich von Treitschke, Samuel Pierpont Langley, and Archduchess Maria Isabella of Austria. Among people deceased in 1901, Lev Ivanov ranks 28Before him are Charles Alexander, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, George Francis FitzGerald, Max Joseph von Pettenkofer, Adolf Eugen Fick, Iosif Gurko, and Princess Januária of Brazil. After him are Shō Tai, François-Marie Raoult, Nikolaos Gyzis, John Kemp Starley, Leopoldo Alas, and Leon Czolgosz.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Lev Ivanov ranks 693 out of 3,262Before him are Catherine of Brandenburg (1604), Ivan Goremykin (1839), Yekaterina Budanova (1916), Zinaida Gippius (1869), Caran d'Ache (1858), and Gennady Rozhdestvensky (1931). After him are Dietrich von Saucken (1892), Valeri Kharlamov (1948), Tatiana Samoilova (1934), Meir Dagan (1945), Denis Fonvizin (1745), and Rudolf Lipschitz (1832).

Among DANCERS In Russia

Among dancers born in Russia, Lev Ivanov ranks 9Before him are Maya Plisetskaya (1925), Michel Fokine (1880), George Balanchine (1904), Galina Ulanova (1910), Tamara Karsavina (1885), and Agrippina Vaganova (1879). After him are Alexander Godunov (1949), Léonide Massine (1896), Lydia Lopokova (1892), Vladimir Vasiliev (1940), Yury Grigorovich (1927), and Vera Karalli (1889).