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Semion Mogilevich

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Semion Yudkovich Mogilevich (Ukrainian: Семен Юдкович Могилевич, romanized: Semén Yúdkovych 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 2,416,108 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Semion Mogilevich is the 24th most popular mafioso (up from 29th in 2019), the 163rd most popular biography from Ukraine (up from 204th in 2019) and the most popular Ukrainian Mafioso.

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Among mafiosos, Semion Mogilevich ranks 24 out of 52Before him are Mark David Chapman, John Gotti, Ned Kelly, Amado Carrillo Fuentes, Richard Kuklinski, and Vito Genovese. After him are Velupillai Prabhakaran, Ta Mok, Khun Sa, Salvatore Giuliano, Griselda Blanco, and Vito Cascio Ferro.

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Among people born in 1946, Semion Mogilevich ranks 106Before him are Stefania Sandrelli, Steve Biko, Marilyn vos Savant, Aziz Sancar, Brian Cox, and Robert J. Shiller. After him are Janet Yellen, Marisa Paredes, Paul L. Modrich, Xanana Gusmão, François Bozizé, and Alan Jones.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Semion Mogilevich ranks 163 out of 1,083Before him are Jacob Frank (1726), Georgy Pyatakov (1890), Shvarn (1230), Grigory Kulik (1890), Jan Łukasiewicz (1878), and Richard von Mises (1883). After him are Louis B. Mayer (1884), Leonid Kogan (1924), Pavel Batitsky (1910), Valentina Matviyenko (1949), Sergey Gorshkov (1910), and Ivan Chernyakhovsky (1906).

Among MAFIOSOS In Ukraine

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