ASTRONAUT

Valery Bykovsky

1934 - 2019

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Valery Fyodorovich Bykovsky (Russian: Вале́рий Фёдорович Быко́вский; 2 August 1934 – 27 March 2019) was a Soviet cosmonaut who flew on three space flights: Vostok 5, Soyuz 22, and Soyuz 31. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Valery Bykovsky has received more than 153,708 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 41 in 2019). Valery Bykovsky is the 35th most popular astronaut (down from 27th in 2019), the 556th most popular biography from Russia (down from 466th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Russian Astronaut.

Memorability Metrics

  • 150k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.18

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 42

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.55

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.62

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Valery Bykovskies by language

Over the past year Valery Bykovsky has had the most page views in the with 41,881 views, followed by English (16,827), and German (7,628). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Uzbek (141.40%), Kirghiz (134.05%), and Catalan (106.44%)

Among ASTRONAUTS

Among astronauts, Valery Bykovsky ranks 35 out of 556Before him are Edgar Mitchell, Michael P. Anderson, Georgy Dobrovolsky, Ken Mattingly, Charles Duke, and Ilan Ramon. After him are Fred Haise, Bruce McCandless II, Mirosław Hermaszewski, Toktar Aubakirov, Vladislav Volkov, and Valeri Kubasov.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1934, Valery Bykovsky ranks 100Before him are Allen Carr, Ornella Vanoni, Miguel de la Madrid, Clive Granger, Victor French, and Mohamed Ennaceur. After him are Khun Sa, Alasdair Gray, Cláudio Hummes, Masao Uchino, Lucien Bianchi, and Jean Sorel. Among people deceased in 2019, Valery Bykovsky ranks 91Before him are Johnny Kitagawa, Yukiya Amano, Tomi Ungerer, Jonas Mekas, Köbi Kuhn, and Dina bint Abdul-Hamid. After him are Valentina Cortese, Rafi Eitan, Mirjana Marković, Alasdair Gray, Robert Frank, and Dušan Makavejev.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Valery Bykovsky ranks 556 out of 3,761Before him are Martiros Saryan (1880), Boris Pugo (1937), Werner Kempf (1886), Marina Raskova (1912), Natalia Pushkina (1812), and Vasily Chapayev (1887). After him are Mikhail Tomsky (1880), Johann Christoph Gottsched (1700), Xenia of Saint Petersburg (1719), Lauri Kristian Relander (1883), Konstantin Simonov (1915), and Valery Gergiev (1953).

Among ASTRONAUTS In Russia

Among astronauts born in Russia, Valery Bykovsky ranks 9Before him are Vladimir Komarov (1927), Alexei Leonov (1934), Gherman Titov (1935), Svetlana Savitskaya (1948), Valeri Polyakov (1942), and Andriyan Nikolayev (1929). After him are Vladislav Volkov (1935), Valeri Kubasov (1935), Yury Romanenko (1944), Sergei Krikalev (1958), Oleg Grigoryevich Makarov (1933), and Pavel Belyayev (1925).