Sergei Diaghilev

1872 - 1929

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Sergei Pavlovich Diaghilev ( dee-AG-il-ef; Russian: Серге́й Па́влович Дя́гилев, IPA: [sʲɪrˈɡʲej ˈpavləvʲɪdʑ ˈdʲæɡʲɪlʲɪf]; 31 March [O.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sergei Diaghilev has received more than 912,671 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia. Sergei Diaghilev is the 59th most popular businessperson (down from 48th in 2019), the 179th most popular biography from Russia (down from 171st in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Russian Businessperson.

Sergei Diaghilev was a Russian ballet dancer, choreographer, and impresario. He is most famous for founding the Ballets Russes in 1909.

Memorability Metrics

  • 910k

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  • 66.25

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 44

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.60

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.17

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Sergei Diaghilev has had the most page views in the with 133,873 views, followed by English (92,732), and French (21,038). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Basque (845.61%), Cantonese (95.02%), and Korean (76.98%)


Among businesspeople, Sergei Diaghilev ranks 59 out of 847Before him are Giovanni Agnelli, Rudolf Dassler, Jakob Fugger, Henri Nestlé, Robert Bosch, and Martin Cooper. After him are Roman Abramovich, Ronald Wayne, Aga Khan IV, Thomas Cook, Robert Kardashian, and Helena Rubinstein.

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Among people born in 1872, Sergei Diaghilev ranks 16Before him are Paul Langevin, Marcel Mauss, Anton Denikin, Emil Hácha, Richard Willstätter, and Léon Blum. After him are Louis Blériot, Djemal Pasha, Helena Rubinstein, Maurice Gamelin, Sri Aurobindo, and Jože Plečnik. Among people deceased in 1929, Sergei Diaghilev ranks 11Before him are Wilhelm Maybach, Herman Hollerith, Bernhard von Bülow, Prince Maximilian of Baden, Richard Adolf Zsigmondy, and Emile Berliner. After him are Aby Warburg, Hugo von Hofmannsthal, Otto Liman von Sanders, Émile Loubet, Thorstein Veblen, and Maria Christina of Austria.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Sergei Diaghilev ranks 179 out of 3,761Before him are Patriarch Kirill of Moscow (1946), Öz Beg Khan (1282), Andrey Vlasov (1901), Yakov Sverdlov (1885), Witold Pilecki (1901), and Felix Yusupov (1887). After him are Wladimir Köppen (1846), Roman Abramovich (1966), Sophia Alekseyevna of Russia (1657), Ivan Bunin (1870), Marina Tsvetaeva (1892), and Vladimir Solovyov (1853).


Among businesspeople born in Russia, Sergei Diaghilev ranks 2Before him are Boris Berezovsky (1946). After him are Roman Abramovich (1966), Mikhail Khodorkovsky (1963), Pavel Tretyakov (1832), Arkady Rotenberg (1951), Beate Uhse-Rotermund (1919), Oleg Deripaska (1968), Mikhail Prokhorov (1965), Sergei Shchukin (1854), Pavel Durov (1984), and Vladimir Lisin (1956).