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Otto Wille Kuusinen

1881 - 1964

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Otto Wilhelm "Wille" Kuusinen (Finnish: [ˈotːo ˈʋilːe ˈkuːsinen] ; Russian: О́тто Вильге́льмович Ку́усинен, romanized: Otto Vilgelmovich Kuusinen; 4 October 1881 – 17 May 1964) was a Finnish-born Soviet communist and, later, Soviet politician, literary historian, and poet who, after the defeat of the Reds in the Finnish Civil War, fled to the Soviet Union, where he worked until his death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Otto Wille Kuusinen has received more than 224,963 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Otto Wille Kuusinen is the 2,652nd most popular politician (up from 2,725th in 2019), the 25th most popular biography from Finland and the 9th most popular Finnish Politician.

Otto Wille Kuusinen was a Finnish politician who helped found the Finnish Communist Party. He was also the first Prime Minister of Finland after the country gained independence in 1917.

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Among politicians, Otto Wille Kuusinen ranks 2,652 out of 15,577Before him are Joseph Babinski, Hermann von Salza, Princess Louise Auguste of Denmark, Peter III of Portugal, Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, and Archduke Charles Joseph of Austria. After him are Ayas Mehmed Pasha, Emperor Momozono, Al-Hadi, Charles II, Duke of Parma, Childebert II, and Hissène Habré.

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Among people born in 1881, Otto Wille Kuusinen ranks 37Before him are Hermann Staudinger, Juan Ramón Jiménez, François Darlan, Władysław Sikorski, Walter Rudolf Hess, and Vincenzo Peruggia. After him are Carlo Carrà, Asta Nielsen, Theodore von Kármán, Ivan Ribar, Otto Bauer, and Alfred Radcliffe-Brown. Among people deceased in 1964, Otto Wille Kuusinen ranks 20Before him are Frans Eemil Sillanpää, Leo Szilard, Gerrit Rietveld, Giorgio Morandi, Palmiro Togliatti, and Alexandre Koyré. After him are Paul von Lettow-Vorbeck, Otto Grotewohl, Emilio Aguinaldo, Ernst Kretschmer, Alexander Archipenko, and Prince Pierre, Duke of Valentinois.

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In Finland

Among people born in Finland, Otto Wille Kuusinen ranks 25 out of 642Before him are Arto Paasilinna (1942), Ragnar Granit (1900), Helene Schjerfbeck (1862), Pehr Evind Svinhufvud (1861), Aki Kaurismäki (1957), and Johan Gadolin (1760). After him are Mikael Agricola (1510), Akseli Gallen-Kallela (1865), Vissarion Belinsky (1811), Mika Häkkinen (1968), Linus Torvalds (1969), and Mauno Koivisto (1923).

Among POLITICIANS In Finland

Among politicians born in Finland, Otto Wille Kuusinen ranks 9Before him are Tarja Halonen (1943), Urho Kekkonen (1900), Juho Kusti Paasikivi (1870), Risto Ryti (1889), Grand Duke Vladimir Kirillovich of Russia (1917), and Pehr Evind Svinhufvud (1861). After him are Mauno Koivisto (1923), Kyösti Kallio (1873), Kaarlo Juho Ståhlberg (1865), Hjalmar Siilasvuo (1892), Antti Aarne (1867), and Gustaf Mauritz Armfelt (1757).