Semion Mogilevich

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Semion Yudkovich Mogilevich (Ukrainian: Семен Юдкович Могилевич, romanized: Semén Júdkovych Mohylévych [seˈmɛn ˈjudkowɪtʃ moɦɪˈlɛwɪtʃ]; born June 30, 1946) is a Ukrainian-born, Russian organized crime boss. He quickly built a highly structured criminal organization, in the mode of an American mafia family; many of the organization's 250 members are his relatives. He is described by agencies in the European Union and United States as the "boss of bosses" of most Russian Mafia syndicates in the world, he is believed to direct a vast criminal empire and is described by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) as "the most dangerous mobster in the world." He has been accused by the FBI of "weapons trafficking, contract murders, extortion, drug trafficking, and prostitution on an international scale."Mogilevich's nicknames include "Don Semyon" and "The Brainy Don" (because of his business acumen). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Semion Mogilevich has received more than 2,244,021 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Semion Mogilevich is the 30th most popular mafioso (down from 28th in 2019), the 204th most popular biography from Ukraine (up from 247th in 2019) and the most popular Ukrainian Mafioso.

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Among mafiosos, Semion Mogilevich ranks 30 out of 54Before him are Vito Genovese, Khun Sa, Salvatore Giuliano, Griselda Blanco, Amado Carrillo Fuentes, and Sundance Kid. After him are Frank Lucas, Richard Kuklinski, Jenny-Wanda Barkmann, Salvatore Maranzano, Du Yuesheng, and Salomon Morel.

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Among people born in 1946, Semion Mogilevich ranks 116Before him are Robby Krieger, Elías Figueroa, Robert Mapplethorpe, François Bozizé, Edita Gruberová, and Htin Kyaw. After him are Janet Yellen, Bigas Luna, Ralf Hütter, Mohamed Abdelaziz, John C. Mather, and Rodrigo Lara.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Semion Mogilevich ranks 204 out of 913Before him are Alexandru Averescu (1859), Arseny Tarkovsky (1907), Angelica Balabanoff (1878), Vladimir Antonov-Ovseyenko (1883), Lyudmila Gurchenko (1935), and Ivan Kotliarevsky (1769). After him are Aharon Appelfeld (1932), Valeriy Borzov (1949), Wojciech Kilar (1932), Georgy Dobrovolsky (1928), Ivan Chernyakhovsky (1906), and Stanisław Sosabowski (1892).

Among MAFIOSOS In Ukraine

Among mafiosos born in Ukraine, Semion Mogilevich ranks 1After him are Sergei Magnitsky (1972).