Nikolai Andrianov

1952 - 2011

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Nikolai Yefimovich Andrianov (Russian: Никола́й Ефи́мович Андриа́нов; 14 October 1952 – 21 March 2011) was a Soviet and Russian gymnast. He held the record for men for the most Olympic medals at 15 (7 gold medals, 5 silver medals, 3 bronze medals) until Michael Phelps surpassed him at the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics. Andrianov is the third athlete (male or female) in cumulative Olympic medals after Phelps's 28 and Larisa Latynina's 18. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nikolai Andrianov has received more than 146,739 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Nikolai Andrianov is the 11th most popular gymnast (up from 13th in 2019), the 763rd most popular biography from Russia (up from 820th in 2019) and the most popular Russian Gymnast.

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Among gymnasts, Nikolai Andrianov ranks 11 out of 181Before him are Hermann Weingärtner, Alfred Flatow, Olga Tass, Leon Štukelj, Věra Čáslavská, and Louis Zutter. After him are Ágnes Keleti, Boris Shakhlin, Sawao Kato, Akinori Nakayama, Takashi Ono, and Petros Persakis.

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Among people born in 1952, Nikolai Andrianov ranks 121Before him are Eduardo Souto de Moura, Nora Miao, Vladislav Tretiak, Sergio Marchionne, Chazz Palminteri, and Rainer Bonhof. After him are Chuck Lorre, Rishi Kapoor, Dirceu, Liz Mitchell, Abbas al-Musawi, and Manuel Zelaya. Among people deceased in 2011, Nikolai Andrianov ranks 111Before him are Jackie Cooper, Dennis Oppenheim, Violetta Villas, Inese Jaunzeme, Hidemaro Watanabe, and Paul Baran. After him are Christopher Hitchens, Princess Elisabeth, Duchess of Hohenberg, María Mercader, Charles Napier, Édouard Glissant, and Eliyahu M. Goldratt.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Nikolai Andrianov ranks 763 out of 2,688Before him are Rudolf Lipschitz (1832), Erich von Drygalski (1865), Franz Schlegelberger (1876), Vladimir Fock (1898), Andrey Kurbsky (1528), and Ivan Ilyin (1883). After him are Ilya Ivanovich Ivanov (1870), Pavel Tsitsianov (1754), Noor Inayat Khan (1914), Franz Overbeck (1837), Vyacheslav von Plehve (1846), and Viacheslav I of Kiev (1083).

Among GYMNASTS In Russia

Among gymnasts born in Russia, Nikolai Andrianov ranks 1After him are Boris Shakhlin (1932), Veikko Huhtanen (1919), Valentin Muratov (1928), Yuri Titov (1935), Mikhail Voronin (1945), Larisa Petrik (1949), Svetlana Khorkina (1979), Yelena Shushunova (1969), Yelena Davydova (1961), Dmitry Bilozerchev (1966), and Yevgeniya Kanayeva (1990).