WRITER

Mikhail Bulgakov

1891 - 1940

Mikhail Bulgakov

Mikhail Afanasyevich Bulgakov (Russian: Михаил Афанасьевич Булгаков, IPA: [mʲɪxɐˈil ɐfɐˈnasʲjɪvʲɪtɕ bʊlˈɡakəf]; 15 May [O.S. 3 May] 1891 – 10 March 1940) was a Russian writer, medical doctor and playwright active in the first half of the 20th century. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mikhail Bulgakov has received more than 969,317 page views. His biography is available in 81 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 178th most popular writer.

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  • 81

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  • 5.24

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Mikhail Bulgakov ranks 176 out of 4,883Before him are Eugène Ionesco, Terence, Ray Bradbury, Dale Carnegie, Joseph Conrad, and John the Evangelist. After him are Ferdowsi, François-René de Chateaubriand, Coen brothers, Doris Lessing, Nizami Ganjavi, and Juvenal.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1891, Mikhail Bulgakov ranks 5Before him are Erwin Rommel, Antonio Gramsci, Sergei Prokofiev, and Karl Dönitz. After him are Max Ernst, James Chadwick, Walter Model, Henry Miller, Edith Stein, Nelly Sachs, and B. R. Ambedkar. Among people deceased in 1940, Mikhail Bulgakov ranks 8Before him are F. Scott Fitzgerald, Selma Lagerlöf, Paul Klee, J. J. Thomson, Walter Benjamin, and Neville Chamberlain. After him are Nikolai Yezhov, Robert Wadlow, Gerda Wegener, Carl Bosch, Peter Behrens, and Arthur Harden.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Mikhail Bulgakov ranks 13 out of 764Before him are Kazimir Malevich (1879), Albertus Magnus (1206), John III Sobieski (1629), Hafsa Sultan (1479), Joseph Conrad (1857), and Vladimir the Great (958). After him are Helena Blavatsky (1831), Ilya Repin (1844), Bohdan Khmelnytsky (1595), Taras Shevchenko (1814), Svetlana Alexievich (1948), and Andrei Chikatilo (1936).

Among WRITERS In Ukraine

Among writers born in Ukraine, Mikhail Bulgakov ranks 3Before him are Nikolai Gogol (1809) and Joseph Conrad (1857). After him are Helena Blavatsky (1831), Taras Shevchenko (1814), Svetlana Alexievich (1948), Anna Akhmatova (1889), Leopold von Sacher-Masoch (1836), Shmuel Yosef Agnon (1888), Paul Celan (1920), Sholem Aleichem (1859), and Joseph Roth (1894).