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 250,041 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Nikolai Tikhonov is the 3,056th most popular politician (down from 2,963rd in 2019), the 102nd most popular biography from Ukraine (down from 100th in 2019) and the 40th most popular 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 3,056 out of 15,577Before him are Henry II the Pious, Abdul Rahman Arif, Sancho II of Portugal, Sirimavo Bandaranaike, Chiyou, and Antonio José de Sucre. After him are Jacques Santer, Fernando Henrique Cardoso, Alfonso I of Asturias, György Dózsa, David of Trebizond, and Muhammadu Buhari.

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Among people born in 1905, Nikolai Tikhonov ranks 30Before him are Emilio Segrè, Władysław Gomułka, Max Schmeling, Dalton Trumbo, Franz Ziereis, and Marian Rejewski. After him are Albrecht Mertz von Quirnheim, Gerard Kuiper, Jean Vigo, Nevill Francis Mott, Ulf von Euler, and George H. Hitchings. Among people deceased in 1997, Nikolai Tikhonov ranks 41Before him are Helenio Herrera, Zoltán Czibor, Shoichi Yokoi, Dodi Fayed, John Eccles, and Alfred Hershey. After him are Prince Bertil, Duke of Halland, John Kendrew, John Denver, Chien-Shiung Wu, Charles Brenton Huggins, and Georg Solti.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Nikolai Tikhonov ranks 102 out of 1,083Before him are Reinhold Glière (1874), Lee Strasberg (1901), Ivan Paskevich (1782), Michał Korybut Wiśniowiecki (1640), Marie Bashkirtseff (1858), and Lev Shestov (1866). After him are Alexander Archipenko (1887), Emil Gilels (1916), Sergei Bondarchuk (1920), Milla Jovovich (1975), Stepan Makarov (1848), and Alexander Samsonov (1859).

Among POLITICIANS In Ukraine

Among politicians born in Ukraine, Nikolai Tikhonov ranks 40Before him are Sergey Bubka (1963), Edward Rydz-Śmigły (1886), Yevgeny Primakov (1929), Boris Shcherbina (1919), Vsevolod I of Kiev (1030), and Michał Korybut Wiśniowiecki (1640). After him are Oleksandr Turchynov (1964), Sviatopolk II of Kiev (1050), Nikolai Ryzhkov (1929), Ivan Sirko (1610), Anatoly Lunacharsky (1875), and Ephraim Katzir (1916).