New games! PlayTrivia andBirthle.


Nikolay Zelinsky

1861 - 1953

Photo of Nikolay Zelinsky

Icon of person Nikolay Zelinsky

Nikolay Dmitriyevich Zelinsky (Russian: Николай Дмитриевич Зелинский; 6 February 1861 – 31 July 1953) was a Russian and Soviet chemist. Academician of the Academy of Sciences of the Soviet Union (1929). Zelinsky studied at the University of Odessa and at the universities of Leipzig and Göttingen in Germany. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nikolay Zelinsky has received more than 64,697 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Nikolay Zelinsky is the 236th most popular chemist (up from 340th in 2019), the 7th most popular biography from Moldova (up from 16th in 2019) and the most popular Moldovan Chemist.

Memorability Metrics

  • 65k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 59.21

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 29

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.27

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.75

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Nikolay Zelinskies by language


Among chemists, Nikolay Zelinsky ranks 236 out of 509Before him are Nikolay Semyonov, William Hyde Wollaston, Mária Telkes, John E. Walker, Sidney Altman, and Richard F. Heck. After him are Mario J. Molina, Paul L. Modrich, Joseph L. Goldstein, Henri Victor Regnault, Ida Noddack, and Hermann Kolbe.

Most Popular Chemists in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1861, Nikolay Zelinsky ranks 35Before him are Henry Gantt, Armando Diaz, István Tisza, Nettie Stevens, Solomon R. Guggenheim, and Pierre Duhem. After him are Luigi Facta, Infanta Marie Anne of Portugal, William C. Durant, M. Visvesvaraya, John William Godward, and Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig. Among people deceased in 1953, Nikolay Zelinsky ranks 32Before him are Ernst Zermelo, Vsevolod Pudovkin, Hans Reichenbach, Dylan Thomas, Ludwig Prandtl, and Richard von Mises. After him are Vera Mukhina, Tazio Nuvolari, Hank Williams, Moïse Kisling, Princess Irene of Hesse and by Rhine, and Hugo Schmeisser.

Others Born in 1861

Go to all Rankings

Others Deceased in 1953

Go to all Rankings

In Moldova

Among people born in Moldova, Nikolay Zelinsky ranks 7 out of 92Before him are Semyon Timoshenko (1895), Anton Rubinstein (1829), Vladimir Voronin (1941), Lewis Milestone (1895), Nicolae Timofti (1948), and Emil Constantinescu (1939). After him are Maia Sandu (1972), Mikhail Larionov (1881), Mircea Snegur (1941), Vladimir Purishkevich (1870), Iona Yakir (1896), and Boris Kolker (1939).

Among CHEMISTS In Moldova

Among chemists born in Moldova, Nikolay Zelinsky ranks 1