Pyotr Bagration

1765 - 1812

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Prince Pyotr Ivanovich Bagration (10 July 1765 – 24 September 1812) was a Russian general and prince of Georgian origin, prominent during the Napoleonic Wars. Bagration, a member of the Bagrationi dynasty, was born in Tbilisi. His father (Russian: Иван Александрович Багратион, romanized: Ivan Aleksandrovich Bagration) served as an officer in the Imperial Russian Army, in which Bagration also enlisted in 1782. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Pyotr Bagration has received more than 482,926 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia. Pyotr Bagration is the 180th most popular military personnel (down from 164th in 2019), the 165th most popular biography from Russia (down from 163rd in 2019) and the 13th most popular Russian Military Personnel.

Pyotr Bagration is most famous for being one of the Russian generals in the Napoleonic Wars. He was killed in 1812 at the Battle of Borodino.

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Among military personnels, Pyotr Bagration ranks 180 out of 1,466Before him are Dragut, Anton Denikin, Wilhelm List, Joachim Peiper, Charles V, Duke of Lorraine, and Lucius Aemilius Paullus Macedonicus. After him are Joseph Joffre, Qasem Soleimani, Gotthard Heinrici, Louis-Alexandre Berthier, Jean Lannes, and Giovanni Giustiniani.

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Among people born in 1765, Pyotr Bagration ranks 5Before him are Pope Gregory XVI, Nicéphore Niépce, William IV of the United Kingdom, and Robert Fulton. After him are Emma, Lady Hamilton, Jacques MacDonald, Charles Felix of Sardinia, Karl Ludwig Harding, Michał Kleofas Ogiński, Princess Augusta Wilhelmine of Hesse-Darmstadt, and Paolo Ruffini. Among people deceased in 1812, Pyotr Bagration ranks 2Before him is Mayer Amschel Rothschild. After him are Emanuel Schikaneder, Sacagawea, Étienne-Louis Malus, Jan Ladislav Dussek, George Clinton, Carl Ludwig Willdenow, Spencer Perceval, Hieronymus von Colloredo, Marianna Martines, and Isaac Titsingh.

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Among people born in Russia, Pyotr Bagration ranks 165 out of 2,688Before him are Alexei Kosygin (1904), Genrikh Yagoda (1891), Anatoly Karpov (1951), Felix Steiner (1896), Gala Dalí (1894), and Igor Tamm (1895). After him are Gotthard Heinrici (1886), Abai Qunanbaiuly (1845), Christian Goldbach (1690), Alexander Rodchenko (1891), Felix Yusupov (1887), and Marina Tsvetaeva (1892).


Among military personnels born in Russia, Pyotr Bagration ranks 13Before him are Vasily Chuikov (1900), Aleksandr Vasilevsky (1895), Semyon Budyonny (1883), Johannes Blaskowitz (1883), Andrey Vlasov (1901), and Felix Steiner (1896). After him are Gotthard Heinrici (1886), Vasily Stalin (1921), Nikolai Vatutin (1901), Gerhard Barkhorn (1919), Vasily Blyukher (1889), and Dmitry Yazov (1924).