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Stanislav Shushkevich

1934 - 2022

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Stanislav Stanislavovich Shushkevich (Belarusian: Станісла́ў Станісла́вавіч Шушке́віч, romanized: Stanisłáŭ Stanisłávavič Šuškiévič; Russian: Станисла́в Станисла́вович Шушке́вич; 15 December 1934 – 3 May 2022) was a Belarusian politician and scientist. From 25 August 1991 to 26 January 1994, he was the first head of state of independent Belarus after it seceded from the Soviet Union, serving as Chairman of the Supreme Soviet (also called chairman of Parliament or president). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stanislav Shushkevich has received more than 233,092 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Stanislav Shushkevich is the 3,193rd most popular politician (down from 2,654th in 2019), the 22nd most popular biography from Belarus (down from 20th in 2019) and the 12th most popular Belarusian Politician.

Stanislav Shushkevich was the first Prime Minister of Belarus after the fall of the Soviet Union. He is most famous for his role in the dissolution of the Soviet Union.

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Among politicians, Stanislav Shushkevich ranks 3,193 out of 15,577Before him are Emperor Ōgimachi, Infante Jaime, Duke of Segovia, Ramiro I of Aragon, Archelaus I of Macedon, Goujian, and João Manuel, Prince of Portugal. After him are Oskar Potiorek, Joseph Berchtold, Nectanebo II, Arses of Persia, Lars Porsena, and Kilij Arslan II.

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Among people born in 1934, Stanislav Shushkevich ranks 54Before him are Wole Soyinka, Louise Fletcher, Jonas Savimbi, Jan Švankmajer, Bengt I. Samuelsson, and Alfred Schnittke. After him are Princess Margaretha, Mrs. Ambler, Eduard Khil, David J. Thouless, Marshall Rosenberg, Fujiko Fujio, and Giovanni Battista Re. Among people deceased in 2022, Stanislav Shushkevich ranks 51Before him are Bruno Latour, David Sassoli, Uwe Seeler, William Hurt, Louise Fletcher, and Issei Sagawa. After him are Gilberto Rodríguez Orejuela, Ayaz Mutallibov, Jerry Lee Lewis, Arata Isozaki, Mehran Karimi Nasseri, and Claes Oldenburg.

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In Belarus

Among people born in Belarus, Stanislav Shushkevich ranks 22 out of 330Before him are Ryszard Kapuściński (1932), Hacı I Giray (1397), Yanka Kupala (1882), Mstislav I of Kiev (1076), Ossip Zadkine (1888), and Pavel Sukhoi (1895). After him are Bronislav Kaminski (1899), Francysk Skaryna (1486), Zalman Shazar (1889), Léon Bakst (1866), Vilna Gaon (1720), and Raphael Lemkin (1900).

Among POLITICIANS In Belarus

Among politicians born in Belarus, Stanislav Shushkevich ranks 12Before him are Andrei Gromyko (1909), Chaim Weizmann (1874), Yitzhak Shamir (1915), Sviatopolk I of Kiev (978), Hacı I Giray (1397), and Mstislav I of Kiev (1076). After him are Zalman Shazar (1889), Maria Kaczyńska (1942), Isser Harel (1912), Elena Glinskaya (1510), Nikolay Krestinsky (1883), and Marek Edelman (1922).