Viktor Yanukovych

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Viktor Fedorovych Yanukovych (Ukrainian: Ві́ктор Фе́дорович Януко́вич, pronounced [ˈwiktor ˈfɛdorowɪtʃ jɐnʊˈkɔwɪtʃ] (listen); Russian: Виктор Федорович Янукович; born 9 July 1950) is a Ukrainian politician who served as the fourth President of Ukraine from 2010 until he was removed from office in the 2014 Ukrainian Revolution. From 2006 to 2007 he was the prime minister of Ukraine. After rejecting the Ukrainian-European Association Agreement, Yanukovych was ousted from office in the 2014 Ukrainian Revolution. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Viktor Yanukovych has received more than 1,896,012 page views. His biography is available in 83 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 82 in 2019). Viktor Yanukovych is the 1,196th most popular politician (down from 1,053rd in 2019), the 40th most popular biography from Ukraine and the 13th most popular Ukrainian Politician.

Viktor Yanukovych is most famous for being the president of Ukraine from 2010 to 2014. He was impeached in 2014 and fled to Russia.

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Among politicians, Viktor Yanukovych ranks 1,196 out of 15,710Before him are Abu Ubaidah ibn al-Jarrah, Asparuh of Bulgaria, Pedro I of Brazil, John, King of Denmark, Frederick VII of Denmark, and Alexander of Greece. After him are Louis III of France, Yang Guifei, Lazar of Serbia, Claudia Octavia, Zewditu, and Jefferson Davis.

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Among people born in 1950, Viktor Yanukovych ranks 7Before him are Zaha Hadid, Jay Leno, Agnetha Fältskog, Stevie Wonder, Abdullah Gül, and Jim Mattis. After him are Goran Bregović, Steve Wozniak, Vicente del Bosque, Bill Murray, Anne, Princess Royal, and Ed Harris.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Viktor Yanukovych ranks 40 out of 913Before him are Igor Sikorsky (1889), Sholem Aleichem (1859), George Gamow (1904), Grigory Zinoviev (1883), Joseph Roth (1894), and Andrei Zhdanov (1896). After him are Simon Wiesenthal (1908), Sviatoslav Richter (1915), Ilya Ehrenburg (1891), Ivan Mazepa (1639), Viktor Yushchenko (1954), and Andrey Vyshinsky (1883).

Among POLITICIANS In Ukraine

Among politicians born in Ukraine, Viktor Yanukovych ranks 13Before him are Kliment Voroshilov (1881), Sviatoslav I of Kiev (942), Stanisław Leszczyński (1677), Stepan Bandera (1909), Grigory Zinoviev (1883), and Andrei Zhdanov (1896). After him are Ivan Mazepa (1639), Viktor Yushchenko (1954), Andrey Vyshinsky (1883), Moshe Sharett (1894), Vladimir II Monomakh (1053), and Leonid Kuchma (1938).