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Pylyp Orlyk

1672 - 1742

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Pylyp Stepanovych Orlyk (Ukrainian: Пилип Степанович Орлик, Polish: Filip Orlik; October 11 (21), 1672 – May 26, 1742) was a Zaporozhian Cossack starshyna, Hetman of Ukraine in exile, diplomat, secretary and close associate of Hetman Ivan Mazepa. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pylyp Orlyk has received more than 73,017 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Pylyp Orlyk is the 7,060th most popular politician (down from 6,787th in 2019), the 394th most popular biography from Poland (up from 406th in 2019) and the 102nd most popular Polish Politician.

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Among politicians, Pylyp Orlyk ranks 7,060 out of 15,577Before him are Charles, Duke of Durazzo, Kim Seong-su, Yi Yin, Alexander Farnese, Prince of Parma, Emperor Wenxuan of Northern Qi, and Mayta Cápac. After him are Peter I of Cyprus, Mustafa Reşid Pasha, Raif Dizdarević, Aulus Plautius, Poul Schlüter, and Ieng Thirith.

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Among people born in 1672, Pylyp Orlyk ranks 3Before him are Peter the Great and Joseph Addison. After him are Ludovico Antonio Muratori, Johann Jakob Scheuchzer, Nicolas de Grigny, Ernst Ludwig I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen, André Cardinal Destouches, Charles Lennox, 1st Duke of Richmond, and Richard Steele. Among people deceased in 1742, Pylyp Orlyk ranks 6Before him are Edmond Halley, Louise Élisabeth d'Orléans, Wilhelmine Amalia of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Charles III Philip, Elector Palatine, and Evaristo Felice Dall'Abaco. After him are Friedrich Hoffmann, Arvid Horn, Jean-Baptiste Dubos, Carlos Seixas, Luigi Guido Grandi, and Bohuslav Matěj Černohorský.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Pylyp Orlyk ranks 394 out of 1,454Before him are Sophia Jagiellon, Margravine of Brandenburg-Ansbach (1464), Lubomyr Husar (1933), Artur Schnabel (1882), Jan Jesenius (1566), Hedwig Jagiellon, Electress of Brandenburg (1513), and Izabella Scorupco (1970). After him are Richeza of Poland, Queen of Castile (1140), Heinrich Wilhelm Dove (1803), Adam Kazimierz Czartoryski (1734), Richard Pipes (1923), Lothar von Arnauld de la Perière (1886), and Józef Cyrankiewicz (1911).


Among politicians born in Poland, Pylyp Orlyk ranks 102Before him are Mateusz Morawiecki (1968), Lestek (870), Werner Naumann (1909), Hedwig Jagiellon, Duchess of Bavaria (1457), Nikita Ivanovich Panin (1718), and Hedwig Jagiellon, Electress of Brandenburg (1513). After him are Adam Kazimierz Czartoryski (1734), Józef Cyrankiewicz (1911), Heinz Kessler (1920), Arthur Zimmermann (1864), Eduard Strasburger (1844), and Barbara Jagiellon (1478).