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Valentin Rasputin

1937 - 2015

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Valentin Grigoriyevich Rasputin (; Russian: Валентин Григорьевич Распутин; 15 March 1937 – 14 March 2015) was a Russian writer. He was born and lived much of his life in the Irkutsk Oblast in Eastern Siberia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Valentin Rasputin has received more than 86,259 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Valentin Rasputin is the 2,889th most popular writer (down from 2,798th in 2019), the 1,031st most popular biography from Russia (down from 945th in 2019) and the 124th most popular Russian Writer.

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  • 86k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 51.99

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 33

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.79

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.86

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Valentin Rasputin ranks 2,889 out of 5,755Before him are Édouard Chavannes, Andrea Dworkin, Israel Zolli, Philip Arthur Fisher, Boy in the Box, and Joan Maragall. After him are Guido Gezelle, Yakov Perelman, Elizabeth von Arnim, Uwe Johnson, Gérard de Villiers, and Vicente Huidobro.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1937, Valentin Rasputin ranks 201Before him are Barbara Steele, Eero Mäntyranta, Edita Piekha, Colin Renfrew, Otto Pfister, and Yukio Endo. After him are Charlie Haden, Eduard Artemyev, Wanda Jackson, Giacomo Rizzolatti, Guy Marchand, and Jaime Lerner. Among people deceased in 2015, Valentin Rasputin ranks 155Before him are Elena Obraztsova, Dean Jones, Nils Christie, Klaus Roth, Hermann Zapf, and Władysław Bartoszewski. After him are Søren Kam, Ignacio Zoco, Mile Mrkšić, Gerda van der Kade-Koudijs, Patachou, and Dick Nanninga.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Valentin Rasputin ranks 1,031 out of 3,262Before him are Grand Duchess Maria Mikhailovna of Russia (1825), Fyodor Apraksin (1661), Oleg Kalugin (1934), Rudolf Barshai (1924), Orest Kiprensky (1782), and Sergei Solovyov (1944). After him are Grand Duke Boris Vladimirovich of Russia (1877), Alexander Tcherepnin (1899), Galina Ustvolskaya (1919), Matvei Platov (1753), Johann Friedrich Reichardt (1752), and Sergey Uvarov (1786).

Among WRITERS In Russia

Among writers born in Russia, Valentin Rasputin ranks 124Before him are Vyacheslav Ivanov (1866), Venedikt Yerofeyev (1938), Rachel Bluwstein (1890), Yuli Daniel (1925), Olena Teliha (1906), and Andrei Amalrik (1938). After him are Leah Goldberg (1911), Igor Gouzenko (1919), Mikhail Prishvin (1873), Kir Bulychev (1934), Boris Pilnyak (1894), and Vladimir Sorokin (1955).