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Mikhail Yangel

1911 - 1971

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Mikhail Kuzmich Yangel (Russian: Михаил Кузьмич Янгель; 7 November 1911 – 25 October 1971), was a Soviet engineer and the leading missile designer in the Soviet Union. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mikhail Yangel has received more than 59,147 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Mikhail Yangel is the 152nd most popular engineer (down from 144th in 2019), the 848th most popular biography from Russia (down from 802nd in 2019) and the 19th most popular Russian Engineer.

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Among ENGINEERS

Among engineers, Mikhail Yangel ranks 152 out of 325. Before him are Elisa Leonida Zamfirescu, Herman Potočnik, Hugo Eckener, Alexander Cunningham, Hans Ledwinka, and Kerim Kerimov. After him are Robert Maillart, Antoine de Chézy, Gérard Larrousse, Rory Byrne, Gotthilf Hagen, and Alexei Tupolev.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1911, Mikhail Yangel ranks 115Before him are Pierre Harmel, Infanta María Cristina of Spain, Renato Guttuso, Gabriel Almond, Birger Ruud, and Anatoly Rybakov. After him are Carlos Marighella, Paul Goodman, Leah Goldberg, Randolph Churchill, Shiing-Shen Chern, and Merle Oberon. Among people deceased in 1971, Mikhail Yangel ranks 82Before him are Margaret Bourke-White, Paul Lévy, Gregorio Pietro Agagianian, Bella Darvi, Fritz von Opel, and Pope Cyril VI of Alexandria. After him are Mikhail Romm, Georgi Asparuhov, Aleksandr Tvardovsky, Andrey Andreyevich Andreyev, Vikram Sarabhai, and Philo Farnsworth.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Mikhail Yangel ranks 848 out of 2,688. Before him are Nikolai Severtzov (1827), Alexander Izvolsky (1856), Venedikt Yerofeyev (1938), Duke Peter of Oldenburg (1812), Aleksey Batalov (1928), and Elena Obraztsova (1939). After him are Fyodor Rostopchin (1763), Yakov Sinai (1935), Peter August, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck (1697), Oleg Salenko (1969), Mikhail Romm (1901), and Vyacheslav Ivanov (1866).

Among ENGINEERS In Russia

Among engineers born in Russia, Mikhail Yangel ranks 19Before him are Nikolai Polikarpov (1892), Fedor Tokarev (1871), Vasily Degtyaryov (1880), Mikhail Mil (1909), Yevgeny Dragunov (1920), and Georgy Shpagin (1897). After him are Gotthilf Hagen (1797), Alexei Tupolev (1925), Vitaly Abalakov (1906), Alexander Lodygin (1847), Vasily Mishin (1917), and Vladimir Petlyakov (1891).