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Vasily Bartold

1869 - 1930

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Vasily Vladimirovich Bartold (Russian: Васи́лий Влади́мирович Барто́льд; 1869–1930), who published in the West under his German baptism name, Wilhelm Barthold, was a Russian orientalist who specialized in the history of Islam and the Turkic peoples (Turkology). Barthold was born in St. Petersburg to a Russianized German family. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vasily Bartold has received more than 42,361 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Vasily Bartold is the 107th most popular historian (up from 108th in 2019), the 558th most popular biography from Russia (down from 548th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Russian Historian.

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Among HISTORIANS

Among historians, Vasily Bartold ranks 107 out of 341Before him are Arnold Hauser, Hayden White, Abu al-Faraj al-Isfahani, Leo the Deacon, E. P. Thompson, and Zeev Sternhell. After him are François Furet, Arthur Moeller van den Bruck, Adémar de Chabannes, Jean-Pierre Vernant, C. Northcote Parkinson, and August Ludwig von Schlözer.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1869, Vasily Bartold ranks 50Before him are Giulio Douhet, Élie Cartan, Tony Garnier, Prince Philippe, Duke of Orléans, Richard Abegg, and Liane de Pougy. After him are Hans Pfitzner, Grand Duke Sergei Mikhailovich of Russia, Alfred Flatow, Hans Poelzig, Stanisław Wyspiański, and Yevno Azef. Among people deceased in 1930, Vasily Bartold ranks 37Before him are Giulio Douhet, Luigi Facta, Otto Sverdrup, Yang Kaihui, Jules Pascin, and Vladimir Arsenyev. After him are Eugen Goldstein, Emil Krebs, Eduard Meyer, Theodor Nöldeke, Richard Wilhelm, and José Carlos Mariátegui.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Vasily Bartold ranks 558 out of 2,688Before him are Ivan Sechenov (1829), Mikhail Khodorkovsky (1963), Grand Duke Peter Nikolaevich of Russia (1864), Vladimir Arsenyev (1872), Mikhail Tomsky (1880), and Vasily Alekseyev (1942). After him are Yekaterina Vorontsova-Dashkova (1743), Boris Pugo (1937), Pyotr Rumyantsev (1725), Maria Miloslavskaya (1624), Vladislav Volkov (1935), and Hans Pfitzner (1869).

Among HISTORIANS In Russia

Among historians born in Russia, Vasily Bartold ranks 2Before him are George Ostrogorsky (1902). After him are Vladimir Minorsky (1877), Jacob Theodor Klein (1685), Vasily Klyuchevsky (1841), Alexander Kazhdan (1922), Mikhail Pogodin (1800), Mikhail Artamonov (1898), Boris Rybakov (1908), and Vasily Struve (1889).