Rostislav Alexeyev

1916 - 1980

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Rostislav Evgenievich Alexeyev (Russian: Ростисла́в Евге́ньевич Алексе́ев; December 18, 1916 – February 9, 1980) was a Russian Soviet Director & Chief of Design known for his pioneering work on hydrofoil ships and ground effect vehicles. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rostislav Alexeyev has received more than 77,793 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Rostislav Alexeyev is the 274th most popular inventor (up from 281st in 2019), the 1,207th most popular biography from Russia (up from 1,249th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Russian Inventor.

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Among inventors, Rostislav Alexeyev ranks 274 out of 355Before him are David Bushnell, Walter Bruch, Kirkpatrick Macmillan, Štefan Banič, Paul von Jankó, and Victor Hasselblad. After him are Thomas Wedgwood, John Shepherd-Barron, Harry Brearley, James Nasmyth, Rowland Hill, and George Graham.

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Among people born in 1916, Rostislav Alexeyev ranks 148Before him are Fernando Lamas, Van Johnson, Charles Kittel, Anton Diffring, Françoise Giroud, and Tinus Osendarp. After him are M. S. Subbulakshmi, Keenan Wynn, Antonio Buero Vallejo, Anne Hébert, Arie van Vliet, and Giuseppe Taddei. Among people deceased in 1980, Rostislav Alexeyev ranks 160Before him are C. P. Snow, Boun Oum, Arend Heyting, Ahmad Shukeiri, Boris Kaufman, and Rafael Paasio. After him are Aleksander Ford, Nihat Erim, Katherine Anne Porter, Harri Larva, Jimmy Durante, and Joseph Banks Rhine.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Rostislav Alexeyev ranks 1,207 out of 2,688Before him are Vladimir Georgiyevich Titov (1947), Sergei Shtemenko (1907), Vladimir Zeldin (1915), Jürgen Moser (1928), Albert Shesternyov (1941), and Boris Gryzlov (1950). After him are Lev Chernyi (1890), Anatoly Marchenko (1938), Viktor Grishin (1914), Innokenty Annensky (1855), Sergei Vasilenko (1872), and Andrejs Pumpurs (1841).

Among INVENTORS In Russia

Among inventors born in Russia, Rostislav Alexeyev ranks 7Before him are Alexander Stepanovich Popov (1859), Léon Theremin (1896), Vladimir K. Zworykin (1888), Nikolai Kardashev (1932), Mikhail Dolivo-Dobrovolsky (1862), and Pavel Yablochkov (1847). After him are Ivan Kulibin (1735) and Ivan Polzunov (1728).