Nikolai Kardashev

1932 - 2019

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Nikolai Semyonovich Kardashev (Russian: Никола́й Семёнович Кардашёв, IPA: [nʲɪkɐˈlaj sʲɪˈmʲɵnəvʲɪtɕ kərdɐˈʂof]; 25 April 1932 – 3 August 2019) was a Soviet and Russian astrophysicist, Doctor of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, and the deputy director of the Astro Space Center of PN Lebedev Physical Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences in Moscow. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nikolai Kardashev has received more than 221,766 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Nikolai Kardashev is the 145th most popular inventor (down from 144th in 2019), the 562nd most popular biography from Russia (down from 545th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Inventor.

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Among inventors, Nikolai Kardashev ranks 145 out of 354Before him are John Ericsson, Jang Yeong-sil, Georg Luger, Heinrich Göbel, Alfred Vail, and Viktor Schauberger. After him are Reginald Fessenden, Jethro Tull, Robert Ludvigovich Bartini, Mary Anderson, Fausto Veranzio, and Hiram Maxim.

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Among people born in 1932, Nikolai Kardashev ranks 105Before him are Ahmad Tejan Kabbah, Ingemar Johansson, Khaled al-Asaad, Dušan Makavejev, Tatsuya Nakadai, and Horst Eckel. After him are Alan Bean, Christy Brown, Paul Virilio, Delphine Seyrig, Abdul Halim Khaddam, and Dudley R. Herschbach. Among people deceased in 2019, Nikolai Kardashev ranks 90Before him are Dušan Makavejev, Mirjana Marković, Dragoslav Šekularac, Ginger Baker, Nuon Chea, and Princess Christina of the Netherlands. After him are Felice Gimondi, Peter Lindbergh, Girish Karnad, Köbi Kuhn, Paul Badura-Skoda, and Frank Lucas.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Nikolai Kardashev ranks 562 out of 3,262Before him are Nikolai Chernykh (1931), Aleksandr Mikhailovich of Tver (1301), Ivan Sechenov (1829), Viktor Tikhonov (1930), Nicholas Miklouho-Maclay (1846), and Wilhelm Voigt (1849). After him are Alexander Dargomyzhsky (1813), Zinaida Portnova (1926), Vasily Bartold (1869), Korney Chukovsky (1882), Nikolai Ogarkov (1917), and Zeki Velidi Togan (1890).

Among INVENTORS In Russia

Among inventors born in Russia, Nikolai Kardashev ranks 5Before him are Oleg Antonov (1906), Alexander Stepanovich Popov (1859), Léon Theremin (1896), and Vladimir K. Zworykin (1888). After him are Mikhail Dolivo-Dobrovolsky (1862), Lucien Olivier (1838), Pavel Yablochkov (1847), Ivan Kulibin (1735), Rostislav Alexeyev (1916), Ivan Polzunov (1728), and Oleg Losev (1903).