Vassili Poyarkov

Photo of Vassili Poyarkov

Icon of person Vassili Poyarkov

Vassili Danilovich Poyarkov (Василий Данилович Поярков in Russian, ? - after 1668) was the first Russian explorer of the Amur region. The Russian expansion into Siberia began with the conquest of the Khanate of Sibir in 1582. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vassili Poyarkov has received more than 24,104 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Vassili Poyarkov is the 415th most popular explorer (down from 377th in 2019).

Memorability Metrics

  • 24k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 44.29

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.51

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.42

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Vassili Poyarkovs by language


Among explorers, Vassili Poyarkov ranks 415 out of 405Before him are Lachlan Macquarie, Georgy Ushakov, Apsley Cherry-Garrard, Isaac Israel Hayes, Fyodor Konyukhov, and Artur Chilingarov. After him are Tom Crean, John Rae, Elisha Kent Kane, Johann Ludwig Krapf, Aleksandra Potanina, and Grigory Grum-Grshimailo.

Most Popular Explorers in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings