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Valentina Matviyenko

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Valentina Ivanovna Matviyenko (Russian: Валентина Ивановна Матвиенко, Ukrainian: Валентина Іванівна Матвієнко; née Tyutina (Тютина; IPA: [ˈtʲʉtʲɪnə], Ukrainian: Тютіна); born 7 April 1949) is a Russian politician serving as the Senator from Saint Petersburg and Speaker of the Senate since 2011. Previously she was Governor of Saint Petersburg from 2003 to 2011. Born in Ukraine, Matviyenko began her political career in the 1980s in Leningrad (now Saint Petersburg), and was the First Secretary of the Krasnogvardeysky District Communist Party of the city from 1984 to 1986. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Valentina Matviyenko has received more than 615,949 page views. Her biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia. Valentina Matviyenko is the 4,684th most popular politician (up from 6,510th in 2019), the 167th most popular biography from Ukraine (up from 236th in 2019) and the 55th most popular Ukrainian Politician.

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Among politicians, Valentina Matviyenko ranks 4,684 out of 15,577Before her are Mahmud II, Fan Noli, Manuel Belgrano, Girma Wolde-Giorgis, Stefan Vladislav, and Nikolay Shvernik. After her are Maximilien de Béthune, Duke of Sully, Leo I, King of Armenia, Treniota, Nariman Narimanov, Stefan Uroš I, and Muzio Attendolo Sforza.

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Among people born in 1949, Valentina Matviyenko ranks 73Before her are Sissy Spacek, Miuccia Prada, Kurmanbek Bakiyev, Philippe Starck, José Ramos-Horta, and Teófilo Cubillas. After her are Peter Shilton, Michael Houghton, Twiggy, Axel Honneth, Carl Bildt, and Margareta of Romania.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Valentina Matviyenko ranks 167 out of 1,083Before her are Jan Łukasiewicz (1878), Richard von Mises (1883), Semion Mogilevich (1946), Louis B. Mayer (1884), Leonid Kogan (1924), and Pavel Batitsky (1910). After her are Sergey Gorshkov (1910), Ivan Chernyakhovsky (1906), Marina Mniszech (1588), Alexander Pechersky (1909), Juliusz Słowacki (1809), and Edgar de Wahl (1867).

Among POLITICIANS In Ukraine

Among politicians born in Ukraine, Valentina Matviyenko ranks 55Before her are Stanisław Żółkiewski (1547), Jeremi Wiśniowiecki (1612), Anastasia of Kiev (1023), Ewelina Hańska (1805), Georgy Pyatakov (1890), and Shvarn (1230). After her are Alexander Pechersky (1909), Alexander Rutskoy (1947), Mstislav II of Kiev (1200), Eupraxia of Kiev (1071), Angelica Balabanoff (1878), and Konstanty Ostrogski (1460).