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Valery Chkalov

1904 - 1938

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Valery Pavlovich Chkalov (Russian: Валерий Павлович Чкалов, IPA: [vɐˈlʲerʲɪj ˈpavləvʲɪtɕ ˈtɕkaləf]; 2 February [O.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Valery Chkalov has received more than 130,570 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Valery Chkalov is the 18th most popular pilot (down from 17th in 2019), the 607th most popular biography from Russia (down from 558th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Russian Pilot.

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Among PILOTS

Among pilots, Valery Chkalov ranks 18 out of 48Before him are Ivan Kozhedub, Hermann Graf, Marina Raskova, Hezârfen Ahmed Çelebi, Joseph Kittinger, and Chuck Yeager. After him are Carl Gustaf von Rosen, René Fonck, Mathias Rust, Amet-khan Sultan, Amy Johnson, and Claire Lee Chennault.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1904, Valery Chkalov ranks 88Before him are Ralph Bellamy, Elyesa Bazna, Felix Nussbaum, Hans Hartung, José Antonio Aguirre, and Emilio Fernández. After him are Tadao Takayama, Lyudmila Rudenko, Heinz Jost, Giuseppe Terragni, Christopher Isherwood, and Oskar R. Lange. Among people deceased in 1938, Valery Chkalov ranks 70Before him are Princess Maria Antonietta of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, King Oliver, Yevhen Konovalets, Ivana Brlić-Mažuranić, Axel Paulsen, and Edwin Hall. After him are Otto von Lossow, Jānis K. Bērziņš, Nicola Romeo, Gillis Grafström, Émile Cohl, and Emile Vandervelde.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Valery Chkalov ranks 607 out of 2,688Before him are Fedor Tokarev (1871), Pavel Alexandrov (1896), Talabuga (1300), Oleg Popov (1930), Duchess Alexandra of Oldenburg (1838), and Taihō Kōki (1940). After him are Vasily Shukshin (1929), Pyotr Semyonov-Tyan-Shansky (1827), Aleksandr Dugin (1962), Yekaterina Budanova (1916), Mirsaid Sultan-Galiev (1892), and Friedrich Karl Ludwig, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck (1757).

Among PILOTS In Russia

Among pilots born in Russia, Valery Chkalov ranks 2Before him are Marina Raskova (1912). After him are Vladimir Ilyushin (1927), Pyotr Nesterov (1887), Anna Yegorova (1916), Vladimir Kokkinaki (1904), Mariya Dolina (1922), Nikolai Kamanin (1908), and Maguba Syrtlanova (1912).