Pavel Popovich

1930 - 2009

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Pavel Romanovich Popovich (Russian: Па́вел Рома́нович Попо́вич, Ukrainian: Павло Романович Попович, Pavlo Romanovych Popovych) (October 5, 1930 – September 29, 2009) was a Soviet cosmonaut.He was the fourth cosmonaut in space, the sixth person in orbit, and the eighth person in space. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pavel Popovich has received more than 108,402 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Pavel Popovich is the 30th most popular astronaut (up from 32nd in 2019), the 184th most popular biography from Ukraine (down from 169th in 2019) and the most popular Ukrainian Astronaut.

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Among astronauts, Pavel Popovich ranks 30 out of 524Before him are Fred Haise, Gus Grissom, Frank Borman, Valery Bykovsky, Alan Bean, and Valeri Polyakov. After him are Valeri Kubasov, Bruce McCandless II, Ilan Ramon, Georgy Dobrovolsky, Vladislav Volkov, and Michael P. Anderson.

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Among people born in 1930, Pavel Popovich ranks 116Before him are Barbara, Mary Quant, John Frankenheimer, Franzl Lang, Mauro Ramos, and Sławomir Mrożek. After him are Anisa Makhlouf, Nguyễn Cao Kỳ, Marion Zimmer Bradley, Viktor Tikhonov, Bo Widerberg, and Frank Lucas. Among people deceased in 2009, Pavel Popovich ranks 66Before him are Susan Atkins, Qian Xuesen, Irving Penn, Marek Edelman, Philip José Farmer, and Hussein-Ali Montazeri. After him are Clive Granger, Pavle, Serbian Patriarch, Vyacheslav Tikhonov, Ernst Barkmann, Rafael Caldera, and Israel Gelfand.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Pavel Popovich ranks 184 out of 913Before him are Stephen Timoshenko (1878), Yaropolk II of Kiev (1082), Sergei Winogradsky (1856), Stanislaw Ulam (1909), Yevgeny Khaldei (1917), and Nikolai Kapustin (1937). After him are Natalia Sedova (1882), Efim Bogoljubov (1889), Marina Mniszech (1588), Pacatianus (200), Arkhip Kuindzhi (1842), and Igor Svyatoslavich (1151).

Among ASTRONAUTS In Ukraine

Among astronauts born in Ukraine, Pavel Popovich ranks 1After him are Georgy Dobrovolsky (1928), Mirosław Hermaszewski (1941), Valentin Bondarenko (1937), Georgy Beregovoy (1921), Vladimir Lyakhov (1941), Leonid Kizim (1941), Leonid Popov (1945), Leonid Kadeniuk (1951), Vitaly Zholobov (1937), Georgy Shonin (1935), and Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Volkov (1948).