ATHLETE

Vasily Alekseyev

1942 - 2011

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Vasily Ivanovich Alekseyev (Russian: Василий Иванович Алексеев; 7 January 1942 – 25 November 2011) was a Soviet weightlifter. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vasily Alekseyev has received more than 395,020 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Vasily Alekseyev is the 42nd most popular athlete (down from 36th in 2019), the 557th most popular biography from Russia (up from 566th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Russian Athlete.

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Among ATHLETES

Among athletes, Vasily Alekseyev ranks 42 out of 3,055Before him are Irving Baxter, Oscar Swahn, Lasse Virén, Ronnie Coleman, Elvīra Ozoliņa, and Jan Železný. After him are Eddie Eagan, Tommie Smith, Ville Ritola, Shizo Kanakuri, Frank Zane, and Larry Scott.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1942, Vasily Alekseyev ranks 136Before him are Susan Sullivan, Koji Funamoto, Karen Uhlenbeck, Mirjana Marković, Vladimir Bukovsky, and Linda Evans. After him are Kang Kek Iew, Andy Summers, Milan Milutinović, Robert Ballard, Christine Keeler, and Michael Jackson. Among people deceased in 2011, Vasily Alekseyev ranks 86Before him are Archduke Felix of Austria, Nguyễn Cao Kỳ, William Lipscomb, Ken Russell, Eugene Nida, and Lyudmila Gurchenko. After him are Ferenc Mádl, Raúl Ruiz, Facundo Cabral, Pinetop Perkins, Sergei Bagapsh, and Peter Yates.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Vasily Alekseyev ranks 557 out of 2,688Before him are Ramzan Kadyrov (1976), Ivan Sechenov (1829), Mikhail Khodorkovsky (1963), Grand Duke Peter Nikolaevich of Russia (1864), Vladimir Arsenyev (1872), and Mikhail Tomsky (1880). After him are Vasily Bartold (1869), Yekaterina Vorontsova-Dashkova (1743), Boris Pugo (1937), Pyotr Rumyantsev (1725), Maria Miloslavskaya (1624), and Vladislav Volkov (1935).

Among ATHLETES In Russia

Among athletes born in Russia, Vasily Alekseyev ranks 2Before him are Elvīra Ozoliņa (1939). After him are Yuriy Sedykh (1955), Valeriy Brumel (1942), Yelena Isinbayeva (1982), Irena Szewińska (1946), Vsevolod Bobrov (1922), Vera Krepkina (1933), Pyotr Bolotnikov (1930), Yevgeny Grishin (1931), Veikko Hakulinen (1925), and Aleksandr Aksinin (1954).