Stephen Timoshenko

1878 - 1972

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Stepan Prokofyevich Timoshenko (Russian: Степан Прокофьевич Тимошенко, IPA: [sʲtʲɪˈpan prɐˈkofʲjɪvʲɪtɕ tʲɪmɐˈʂɛnkə]; Ukrainian: Степан Прокопович Тимошенко, romanized: Stepan Prokopovych Tymoshenko; December 23, 1878 – May 29, 1972), later known as Stephen Timoshenko, was a Ukrainian, Russian, and later, an American engineer and academician. He is considered to be the father of modern engineering mechanics. An inventor and one of the pioneering mechanical engineers at the St. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Stephen Timoshenko has received more than 204,118 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Stephen Timoshenko is the 81st most popular engineer (down from 80th in 2019), the 178th most popular biography from Ukraine (down from 174th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Ukrainian Engineer.

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Among engineers, Stephen Timoshenko ranks 81 out of 325Before him are Henri Farman, Marcello Gandini, Banū Mūsā, André Courrèges, Harry Nyquist, and Viktor Belenko. After him are Petrus Peregrinus de Maricourt, Mikhail Gurevich, Vannevar Bush, Henry Darcy, Frank Bunker Gilbreth Sr., and Adam Czerniaków.

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Among people born in 1878, Stephen Timoshenko ranks 48Before him are Sadriddin Ayni, Kōki Hirota, Marcel Grossmann, Mahmud Barzanji, Carlos Saavedra Lamas, and Milan Hodža. After him are Yosano Akiko, Princess Isabelle of Orléans, Abdelaziz of Morocco, Duchess Marie Gabrielle in Bavaria, Angelica Balabanoff, and Upton Sinclair. Among people deceased in 1972, Stephen Timoshenko ranks 45Before him are Antonio Segni, Hans Scharoun, S. R. Ranganathan, Ásgeir Ásgeirsson, Emil Maurice, and Josep Samitier. After him are Harlow Shapley, Jigme Dorji Wangchuck, Henry de Montherlant, Natalie Clifford Barney, Bronislava Nijinska, and Jules Romains.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Stephen Timoshenko ranks 178 out of 913Before him are Stanisław Żółkiewski (1547), Cyril Genik (1857), Tamara Press (1937), Bruno Schulz (1892), Bion of Borysthenes (-325), and Carolyne zu Sayn-Wittgenstein (1819). After him are Yaropolk II of Kiev (1082), Sergei Winogradsky (1856), Stanislaw Ulam (1909), Yevgeny Khaldei (1917), Nikolai Kapustin (1937), and Pavel Popovich (1930).

Among ENGINEERS In Ukraine

Among engineers born in Ukraine, Stephen Timoshenko ranks 5Before him are Sergei Korolev (1906), John Demjanjuk (1920), Borys Paton (1918), and Valentin Glushko (1908). After him are Yuri Kondratyuk (1897), Dmitry Dmitrievich Maksutov (1896), Arkhip Lyulka (1908), and Markus Reiner (1886).