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Michel Fokine

1880 - 1942

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Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michel Fokine has received more than 216,579 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Michel Fokine is the 17th most popular dancer (down from 16th in 2019), the 266th most popular biography from Russia (down from 248th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Russian Dancer.

Michel Fokine is most famous for his choreography in ballets such as "Le Sacre du Printemps" and "Les Sylphides."

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Among dancers, Michel Fokine ranks 17 out of 76Before him are Maurice Béjart, Maya Plisetskaya, Marie Taglioni, Martha Graham, Mikhail Baryshnikov, and Jean-Georges Noverre. After him are George Balanchine, Galina Ulanova, Alicia Alonso, Tamara Karsavina, Serge Lifar, and Bronislava Nijinska.

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Among people born in 1880, Michel Fokine ranks 26Before him are Otto Weininger, Max Wertheimer, H. L. Mencken, Ze'ev Jabotinsky, Alexander Blok, and Bruno Taut. After him are Lionel Logue, Sarah Knauss, Vajiravudh, Kuniaki Koiso, Mohammed Alim Khan, and Giuseppe Moscati. Among people deceased in 1942, Michel Fokine ranks 28Before him are Sabina Spielrein, Hector Guimard, Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, Jozef Gabčík, Bruno Schulz, and Hans-Joachim Marseille. After him are Kārlis Ulmanis, Yanka Kupala, Herschel Grynszpan, Séraphine Louis, Alexander von Zemlinsky, and Felix Hausdorff.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Michel Fokine ranks 266 out of 3,262Before him are Alexander Litvinenko (1962), Ivan II of Moscow (1326), Algirdas Julien Greimas (1917), Iziaslav I of Kiev (1024), Albert Frederick, Duke of Prussia (1553), and Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov (1928). After him are Nikolay Przhevalsky (1839), Alexander Yegorov (1883), Grand Duke George Alexandrovich of Russia (1871), Alexandre Koyré (1892), Dmitry Yazov (1924), and Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna of Russia (1786).

Among DANCERS In Russia

Among dancers born in Russia, Michel Fokine ranks 4Before him are Rudolf Nureyev (1938), Anna Pavlova (1881), and Maya Plisetskaya (1925). After him are George Balanchine (1904), Galina Ulanova (1910), Tamara Karsavina (1885), Agrippina Vaganova (1879), Lev Ivanov (1834), Alexander Godunov (1949), Léonide Massine (1896), and Lydia Lopokova (1892).