Mikhail Eisenstein

1867 - 1920

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Mikhail Osipovich Eisenstein (Russian: Михаил Осипович Эйзенштейн, romanized: Michail Osipovič Ejzenštein, Latvian: Mihails Eizenšteins; 17 September [O.S. 5] 1867 – 2 July 1920) was a civil engineer and architect working in Riga, the present-day capital of Latvia, when the city was part of the Russian Empire. He was active as an architect in the city at a time of great economic expansion and consequent enlargement, which coincided with the flourishing of Art Nouveau architecture. During the years 1901–1906, Eisenstein designed many of the best-known Art Nouveau buildings of Riga. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mikhail Eisenstein has received more than 71,026 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Mikhail Eisenstein is the 181st most popular architect (down from 152nd in 2019), the 225th most popular biography from Ukraine (down from 186th in 2019) and the most popular Ukrainian Architect.

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Among architects, Mikhail Eisenstein ranks 181 out of 424Before him are Juan de Herrera, Adolphe Appia, Kisho Kurokawa, Henri Labrouste, Hans Poelzig, and Mart Stam. After him are Giovanni Antonio Amadeo, William Le Baron Jenney, François Blondel, Kevin Roche, Nefermaat, and Jean Prouvé.

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Among people born in 1867, Mikhail Eisenstein ranks 57Before him are Adam Stefan Sapieha, Carl Laemmle, Masaoka Shiki, Marcel Schwob, Emil Krebs, and Jeanne Lanvin. After him are Hjalmar Johansen, Antti Aarne, Arthur Rackham, Julien Benda, Henri Gouraud, and Albert, 8th Prince of Thurn and Taxis. Among people deceased in 1920, Mikhail Eisenstein ranks 34Before him are Abraham Kuyper, Prince Joachim of Prussia, Nectarios of Aegina, Alexius Meinong, Fatali Khan Khoyski, and Lothar von Trotha. After him are Norman Lockyer, Maria Bochkareva, Vladimir Purishkevich, William Chester Minor, John Wesley Hyatt, and Herbert James Draper.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Mikhail Eisenstein ranks 225 out of 913Before him are Pavel Sudoplatov (1907), Tatyana Afanasyeva (1876), Joseph Kobzon (1937), Mykola Lysenko (1842), Anatoly Fomenko (1945), and Alexander Siloti (1863). After him are Robert Maxwell (1923), Nathan Milstein (1902), Salo Flohr (1908), Maya Deren (1917), Mustafa Dzhemilev (1943), and Isaak Brodsky (1883).

Among ARCHITECTS In Ukraine

Among architects born in Ukraine, Mikhail Eisenstein ranks 1After him are Boris Iofan (1891).