Vasily Chapayev

1887 - 1919

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Vasily Ivanovich Chapayev or Chapaev (Russian: Василий Иванович Чапаев; 9 February [O.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vasily Chapayev has received more than 207,235 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Vasily Chapayev is the 5,994th most popular politician (down from 5,335th in 2019), the 555th most popular biography from Russia (down from 516th in 2019) and the 161st most popular Russian Politician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 210k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 58.19

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 35

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.14

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.95

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Vasily Chapayevs by language

Over the past year Vasily Chapayev has had the most page views in the with 383,866 views, followed by English (27,039), and Ukrainian (13,056). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Kirghiz (83.07%), Vietnamese (69.44%), and Galician (65.90%)


Among politicians, Vasily Chapayev ranks 5,994 out of 19,576Before him are Thorleif Haug, Antipope Constantine II, Christian the Younger of Brunswick, Sultan bin Salman Al Saud, Ramon Berenguer II, Count of Barcelona, and Maximus of Hispania. After him are Alexandru Averescu, Otto I, Duke of Carinthia, András Hadik, Jamasp, Tardu, and Princess Irene of Hesse and by Rhine.

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Among people born in 1887, Vasily Chapayev ranks 74Before him are Savielly Tartakower, Georg Heym, Hermine Reuss of Greiz, René Spitz, Prince August Wilhelm of Prussia, and Tetsu Katayama. After him are George, Crown Prince of Serbia, Avery Brundage, Leonard Bloomfield, Hugo Steinhaus, Simko Shikak, and Paul Wittgenstein. Among people deceased in 1919, Vasily Chapayev ranks 44Before him are Maria Theresa of Austria-Este, Endre Ady, Vera Zasulich, Hugo Riemann, Grand Duke Nicholas Mikhailovich of Russia, and Mikhail Tsvet. After him are Gustav Landauer, Peter Altenberg, Grand Duke George Mikhailovich of Russia, Leo Jogiches, Adolf Hurwitz, and Mark Sykes.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Vasily Chapayev ranks 555 out of 3,761Before him are Sergey Sazonov (1860), Martiros Saryan (1880), Boris Pugo (1937), Werner Kempf (1886), Marina Raskova (1912), and Natalia Pushkina (1812). After him are Valery Bykovsky (1934), Mikhail Tomsky (1880), Johann Christoph Gottsched (1700), Xenia of Saint Petersburg (1719), Lauri Kristian Relander (1883), and Konstantin Simonov (1915).


Among politicians born in Russia, Vasily Chapayev ranks 161Before him are Vyacheslav Menzhinsky (1874), Grand Duchess Alexandra Nikolaevna of Russia (1825), Mikhail Fradkov (1950), Sheikh Mansur (1750), Sergey Sazonov (1860), and Boris Pugo (1937). After him are Mikhail Tomsky (1880), Lauri Kristian Relander (1883), Otto Braun (1872), Uliana of Tver (1325), Matvei Zakharov (1898), and Zeki Velidi Togan (1890).