Vladimir Menshov

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Vladimir Valentinovich Menshov (Russian: Влади́мир Валенти́нович Меньшо́в; 17 September 1939 – 5 July 2021) was a Soviet and Russian actor and film director. He was noted for depicting the Russian everyman and working class life in his films. Although Menshov mostly worked as an actor, he is better known for the films he directed, especially for the 1979 melodrama Moscow Does Not Believe in Tears, which won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vladimir Menshov has received more than 151,680 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Vladimir Menshov is the 2,127th most popular actor (down from 2,069th in 2019), the 50th most popular biography from Azerbaijan (down from 41st in 2019) and the most popular Azerbaijani Actor.

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  • 150k

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  • 63.09

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 25

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.54

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.29

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Vladimir Menshov ranks 2,127 out of 10,030Before him are Christopher Meloni, Lauren Hutton, Cory Monteith, Eric Braeden, Wallace Beery, and Erik Estrada. After him are Tobias Moretti, John Stamos, Peter Berling, Monica Potter, Sibel Kekilli, and Rajesh Khanna.

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Among people born in 1939, Vladimir Menshov ranks 201Before him are Panajot Pano, Brenda Vaccaro, Joseph D. Pistone, Jacques Vallée, Dean Corll, and Ali Mahdi Muhammad. After him are Néstor Combin, Nông Đức Mạnh, Viorica Viscopoleanu, Angelo Sormani, Brian Mulroney, and Susannah York.

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In Azerbaijan

Among people born in Azerbaijan, Vladimir Menshov ranks 50 out of 159Before him are Vagif Mustafazadeh (1940), Vagit Alekperov (1950), Novruz Mammadov (1947), Mirza Khazar (1947), Bako Sahakyan (1960), and Samad bey Mehmandarov (1855). After him are Hovannes Adamian (1879), Leyla Mammadbeyova (1909), Abbasgulu Bakikhanov (1794), Mehdi Huseynzade (1918), Hamazasp Babadzhanian (1906), and Meshadi Azizbekov (1876).

Among ACTORS In Azerbaijan

Among actors born in Azerbaijan, Vladimir Menshov ranks 1After him are Afag Bashirgyzy (1955).

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