Sergei Dovlatov

1941 - 1990

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Sergei Donatovich Dovlatov-Mechik (Russian: Сергей Донатович Довлатов-Мечик; 3 September 1941 – 24 August 1990) was a Soviet journalist and writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Sergei Dovlatov has received more than 238,226 page views. His biography is available in 39 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Sergei Dovlatov is the 1,872nd most popular writer (up from 1,968th in 2019), the 626th most popular biography from Russia (up from 659th in 2019) and the 81st most popular Russian Writer.

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Among writers, Sergei Dovlatov ranks 1,872 out of 5,794Before him are Zeki Müren, Frans Sammut, Philippe de Commines, Jean-Jacques Ampère, Mikhail Zoshchenko, and Juvencus. After him are Morgan Robertson, Jean-Baptiste Henri Lacordaire, Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, Vazha-Pshavela, Jean Bolland, and Juan Goytisolo.

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Among people born in 1941, Sergei Dovlatov ranks 137Before him are Gunpei Yokoi, Goh Chok Tong, Ahmed Shafik, Akiko Wakabayashi, Maaouya Ould Sid'Ahmed Taya, and Mario Corso. After him are Beniamino Stella, Ghena Dimitrova, Denys Arcand, Sigmar Polke, Sergio Oliva, and Rosa Maria Sardà. Among people deceased in 1990, Sergei Dovlatov ranks 75Before him are J. C. R. Licklider, Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Tadeusz Kantor, Gerald Bull, Vaso Čubrilović, and Michel Leiris. After him are Samuel Doe, José Figueres Ferrer, Hussein Onn, Shigeo Shingo, George de Mestral, and Wolfgang Schmieder.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Sergei Dovlatov ranks 626 out of 2,688Before him are Sergey Sazonov (1860), Grigory Sokolov (1950), Alexandre Benois (1870), Mikhail Zoshchenko (1894), Dersu Uzala (1849), and Mikhail Nesterov (1862). After him are Catherine of Brandenburg (1604), Alexander Schmorell (1917), Konstantin Paustovsky (1892), Sergey Belyavsky (1883), Viktor Chernov (1873), and Vasily Degtyaryov (1880).

Among WRITERS In Russia

Among writers born in Russia, Sergei Dovlatov ranks 81Before him are Denis Fonvizin (1745), Tanya Savicheva (1930), Mukhtar Auezov (1897), Vasily Shukshin (1929), Alexandre Benois (1870), and Mikhail Zoshchenko (1894). After him are Konstantin Paustovsky (1892), Konstantin Ushinsky (1823), Eduard Uspensky (1937), Zinaida Gippius (1869), John of Kronstadt (1829), and Vasily Aksyonov (1932).