Nikolai Tikhonov

1905 - 1997

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Nikolai Aleksandrovich Tikhonov (Russian: Николай Александрович Тихонов; 14 May [O.S. 1 May] 1905 – 1 June 1997) was a Soviet Russian-Ukrainian statesman during the Cold War. He served as Chairman of the Council of Ministers from 1980 to 1985, and as a First Deputy Chairman of the Council of Ministers, literally First Vice Premier, from 1976 to 1980. Tikhonov was responsible for the cultural and economic administration of the Soviet Union during the late era of stagnation. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nikolai Tikhonov has received more than 241,276 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Nikolai Tikhonov is the 2,967th most popular politician (up from 3,094th in 2019), the 100th most popular biography from Ukraine (up from 104th in 2019) and the 37th most popular Ukrainian Politician.

Nikolai Tikhonov is most famous for being the head of the Soviet Union's Council of Ministers and the first Prime Minister of the Russian Federation.

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Among politicians, Nikolai Tikhonov ranks 2,967 out of 15,710Before him are Aslan Maskhadov, Emperor Hui of Jin, Archduke Friedrich, Duke of Teschen, Wilhelm Karl, Duke of Urach, Shavkat Mirziyoyev, and Jacques Santer. After him are George Plantagenet, 1st Duke of Clarence, Grand Duke George Alexandrovich of Russia, Jehoash of Israel, Ayas Mehmed Pasha, Olaf III of Norway, and Michel Aflaq.

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Among people born in 1905, Nikolai Tikhonov ranks 32Before him are Max Schmeling, Franz Ziereis, Marian Rejewski, Gerard Kuiper, Ulf von Euler, and Jean Vigo. After him are Władysław Gomułka, Nise da Silveira, Kurt Gerstein, Lale Andersen, Nevill Francis Mott, and Takashi Shimura. Among people deceased in 1997, Nikolai Tikhonov ranks 38Before him are Otto Ernst Remer, Zoltán Czibor, Princess Olga of Greece and Denmark, Edward Mills Purcell, Prince Bertil, Duke of Halland, and Alfred Hershey. After him are Chien-Shiung Wu, Shoichi Yokoi, Cornelius Castoriadis, John Denver, Dodi Fayed, and John Eccles.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Nikolai Tikhonov ranks 100 out of 913Before him are Alexander Archipenko (1887), Andriy Shevchenko (1976), Vsevolod I of Kiev (1030), Nestor the Chronicler (1056), Lev Shestov (1866), and Anatoliy Solovianenko (1932). After him are Mamai (1335), Karol Szymanowski (1882), Emil Gilels (1916), Alexander Dovzhenko (1894), Anatoly Lunacharsky (1875), and Ivan Paskevich (1782).

Among POLITICIANS In Ukraine

Among politicians born in Ukraine, Nikolai Tikhonov ranks 37Before him are Daniel of Galicia (1201), Edward Rydz-Śmigły (1886), Sergey Bubka (1963), Yaropolk I of Kiev (955), Vladimir Ivashko (1932), and Vsevolod I of Kiev (1030). After him are Anatoly Lunacharsky (1875), Michał Korybut Wiśniowiecki (1640), Adolph Joffe (1883), Petro Poroshenko (1965), Yevgeny Primakov (1929), and Ephraim Katzir (1916).