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Nikolay Shvernik

1888 - 1970

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Nikolai Mikhailovich Shvernik (Russian: Николай Михайлович Шверник, 19 May [O.S. 7 May] 1888 – 24 December 1970) was a Soviet politician who served as the Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet from 19 March 1946 until 15 March 1953. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nikolay Shvernik has received more than 121,183 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Nikolay Shvernik is the 4,681st most popular politician (down from 4,171st in 2019), the 458th most popular biography from Russia (down from 392nd in 2019) and the 144th most popular Russian Politician.

Nikolay Shvernik is most famous for being the Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR and the Chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic.

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Among politicians, Nikolay Shvernik ranks 4,681 out of 15,577Before him are Baron Alexander von Bach, Mahmud II, Fan Noli, Manuel Belgrano, Girma Wolde-Giorgis, and Stefan Vladislav. After him are Valentina Matviyenko, Maximilien de Béthune, Duke of Sully, Leo I, King of Armenia, Treniota, Nariman Narimanov, and Stefan Uroš I.

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Among people born in 1888, Nikolay Shvernik ranks 57Before him are Abul Kalam Azad, August Kubizek, Inayatullah Khan, Thea von Harbou, Heinrich Neuhaus, and Georgios Papandreou. After him are Antonio Sant'Elia, Walther von Seydlitz-Kurzbach, Prince Oskar of Prussia, Giuseppe Ungaretti, Nuri al-Said, and Hans Knappertsbusch. Among people deceased in 1970, Nikolay Shvernik ranks 59Before him are Maud Lewis, Pedro Cea, Erich Heckel, Leslie Groves, Marie-Pierre Kœnig, and Elyesa Bazna. After him are Toshio Iwatani, Alfred Newman, Michael Balint, Fritz Bayerlein, Giuseppe Ungaretti, and Richard Neutra.

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Among people born in Russia, Nikolay Shvernik ranks 458 out of 3,262Before him are Mikhail Vrubel (1856), Andrei Platonov (1899), Simeon Bekbulatovich (1600), Chung Il-kwon (1917), Vasily Surikov (1848), and Leonid Kuravlyov (1936). After him are Yuri Oganessian (1933), Savielly Tartakower (1887), Aleksandr Kuprin (1870), Ilya Ulyanov (1831), Rasul Gamzatov (1923), and Vera Zasulich (1849).


Among politicians born in Russia, Nikolay Shvernik ranks 144Before him are False Dmitry II (1600), Nikolay Bobrikov (1839), Grand Duke Michael Pavlovich of Russia (1798), Valentin Pavlov (1937), Simeon Bekbulatovich (1600), and Chung Il-kwon (1917). After him are Vera Zasulich (1849), Iziaslav II of Kiev (1097), Grand Duke Nicholas Mikhailovich of Russia (1859), Grand Duke Peter Nikolaevich of Russia (1864), Pavel Milyukov (1859), and Mikhail of Tver (1271).