WRITER

Venedikt Yerofeyev

1938 - 1990

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Venedikt Vasilyevich Yerofeyev, also Benedict Erofeev or Erofeyev (Russian: Венеди́кт Васи́льевич Ерофе́ев; 24 October 1938 in Niva-3 settlement, suburb of Kandalaksha – 11 May 1990 in Moscow) was a Russian writer and Soviet dissident. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Venedikt Yerofeyev has received more than 74,590 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 24 in 2019). Venedikt Yerofeyev is the 2,487th most popular writer (down from 2,428th in 2019), the 844th most popular biography from Russia (down from 812th in 2019) and the 114th most popular Russian Writer.

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Among WRITERS

Among writers, Venedikt Yerofeyev ranks 2,487 out of 5,794Before him are Robert de Nola, Isaac Titsingh, Arsen Kotsoyev, Fernand Crommelynck, Ignacy Krasicki, and Eva Mozes Kor. After him are Booker T. Washington, Pedro Salinas, Anatoly Rybakov, George Herbert, Alonso de Ercilla, and Rahman Baba.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1938, Venedikt Yerofeyev ranks 191Before him are Chas Chandler, Ed Lauter, Shashi Kapoor, Alan Dershowitz, Grethe Ingmann, and Lee Morgan. After him are Vakhtang Kikabidze, Amfilohije Radović, Larisa Shepitko, Yuri Temirkanov, Luis Artime, and Jacqueline Andere. Among people deceased in 1990, Venedikt Yerofeyev ranks 99Before him are Michael Powell, Joan Bennett, Carlos Peucelle, Paul Tortelier, Semyon Kurkotkin, and Grethe Ingmann. After him are Thorbjørn Egner, Aldo Fabrizi, Prabhat Ranjan Sarkar, Gordon Bunshaft, José Napoleón Duarte, and Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Venedikt Yerofeyev ranks 844 out of 2,688Before him are Konstantin Feoktistov (1926), Pavel Rotmistrov (1901), Arsen Kotsoyev (1872), Pyotr Lavrov (1823), Nikolai Severtzov (1827), and Alexander Izvolsky (1856). After him are Duke Peter of Oldenburg (1812), Aleksey Batalov (1928), Elena Obraztsova (1939), Mikhail Yangel (1911), Fyodor Rostopchin (1763), and Yakov Sinai (1935).

Among WRITERS In Russia

Among writers born in Russia, Venedikt Yerofeyev ranks 114Before him are Sergey Aksakov (1791), Sergei Nilus (1862), Ivan Yefremov (1908), Friedrich von Lütke (1797), Konstantin Balmont (1867), and Arsen Kotsoyev (1872). After him are Vyacheslav Ivanov (1866), Leah Goldberg (1911), Aleksandr Tvardovsky (1910), Kir Bulychev (1934), Boris Pilnyak (1894), and Valentin Rasputin (1937).