Vladimir Chelomey

1914 - 1984

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Vladimir Nikolayevich Chelomey or Chelomei (Russian: Влади́мир Никола́евич Челоме́й, Ukrainian: Володи́мир Микола́йович Челоме́й; 30 June 1914 – 8 December 1984) was a Soviet engineer and designer in the missile program of the former Soviet Union. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vladimir Chelomey has received more than 91,894 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Vladimir Chelomey is the 411th most popular physicist (down from 377th in 2019), the 498th most popular biography from Poland (down from 428th in 2019) and the 12th most popular Polish Physicist.

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Among physicists, Vladimir Chelomey ranks 411 out of 851Before him are John Canton, Wander Johannes de Haas, John Dollond, Edwin Hall, Stefan Hell, and Sergey Ivanovich Vavilov. After him are Henri Tresca, Fabiola Gianotti, Robert Serber, Heinrich Wilhelm Dove, Evelyn Fox Keller, and Yulii Khariton.

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Among people born in 1914, Vladimir Chelomey ranks 110Before him are Prince Ernest Augustus of Hanover, Patrick O'Brian, Juan Carlos Onganía, George Reeves, Sonny Boy Williamson I, and Kirill Kondrashin. After him are Ilmari Juutilainen, Hubert Blaine Wolfeschlegelsteinhausenbergerdorff Sr., Erich Topp, Woody Strode, Bernd Freytag von Loringhoven, and Domènec Balmanya. Among people deceased in 1984, Vladimir Chelomey ranks 80Before him are Richard Brautigan, Lionel Robbins, El Santo, Walter Tevis, Fikret Amirov, and Josyf Slipyj. After him are Christa Schroeder, Jean Prouvé, Uladzimir Karatkievich, Ngô Đình Thục, Baba Sali, and Cigerxwîn.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Vladimir Chelomey ranks 498 out of 1,694Before him are Wilhelm Brasse (1917), Elisabeth Becker (1923), Alexander Imich (1903), Marek Grechuta (1945), Friedrich Wilhelm Kritzinger (1890), and Zbigniew of Poland (1070). After him are Piotr Skarga (1536), Józef Ignacy Kraszewski (1812), Zbigniew Preisner (1955), Maciej Stryjkowski (1547), Hellmuth Stieff (1901), and Heinrich Wilhelm Dove (1803).

Among PHYSICISTS In Poland

Among physicists born in Poland, Vladimir Chelomey ranks 12Before him are Albert A. Michelson (1852), Isidor Isaac Rabi (1898), Joseph Rotblat (1908), Klaus von Klitzing (1943), Leopold Infeld (1898), and Friedrich Ernst Dorn (1848). After him are Heinrich Wilhelm Dove (1803), Hagen Kleinert (1941), Eugen Goldstein (1860), Max Abraham (1875), and Hertha Sponer (1895).