Vladimir Tatlin

1885 - 1953

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Vladimir Yevgrafovich Tatlin (28 December [O.S. 16 December] 1885 – 31 May 1953) was a Soviet painter, architect and stage-designer. Tatlin achieved fame as the architect who designed The Monument to the Third International, more commonly known as Tatlin's Tower, which he began in 1919. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vladimir Tatlin has received more than 271,738 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 41 in 2019). Vladimir Tatlin is the 40th most popular architect (down from 34th in 2019), the 169th most popular biography from Russia (down from 134th in 2019) and the most popular Architect.

Vladimir Tatlin is most famous for his Monument to the Third International, which was never built.

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Among architects, Vladimir Tatlin ranks 40 out of 424Before him are Friedensreich Hundertwasser, André Le Nôtre, Suger, Hippodamus of Miletus, Ictinus, and Jørn Utzon. After him are I. M. Pei, Callicrates, Giacomo Barozzi da Vignola, Rem Koolhaas, Christopher Wren, and François Mansart.

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Among people born in 1885, Vladimir Tatlin ranks 20Before him are Princess Alice of Battenberg, Chester W. Nimitz, André Maurois, Ernst Busch, Umberto Nobile, and D. H. Lawrence. After him are Mikhail Frunze, George de Hevesy, Ernst Bloch, Yakov Sverdlov, Heinrich Brüning, and Sonia Delaunay. Among people deceased in 1953, Vladimir Tatlin ranks 14Before him are Robert Andrews Millikan, Klement Gottwald, Mary of Teck, Guccio Gucci, Django Reinhardt, and Hans Fritzsche. After him are Emmerich Kálmán, Francis Picabia, Eugene O'Neill, Ivan Bunin, Raoul Dufy, and Erich Mendelsohn.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Vladimir Tatlin ranks 169 out of 3,262Before him are Johannes Blaskowitz (1883), Witold Pilecki (1901), El Lissitzky (1890), Sergey Shoygu (1955), Felix Steiner (1896), and Gala Dalí (1894). After him are Pavel Cherenkov (1904), Käthe Kollwitz (1867), Sergei Diaghilev (1872), Gotthard Heinrici (1886), Yuri Dolgorukiy (1095), and Marina Tsvetaeva (1892).

Among ARCHITECTS In Russia

Among architects born in Russia, Vladimir Tatlin ranks 1After him are Bruno Taut (1880), Konstantin Melnikov (1890), Lev Rudnev (1885), Alexander Tamanian (1878), Konstantin Thon (1794), Joseph Bové (1784), Vasily Bazhenov (1737), Andrey Voronikhin (1759), Vasily Stasov (1769), Matvey Kazakov (1738), and Nikolay Lvov (1753).