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Yevgeny Dragunov

1920 - 1991

Yevgeny Dragunov

Yevgeny Fyodorovich Dragunov (Russian: Евге́ний Фёдорович Драгуно́в; February 20, 1920 – August 4, 1991) was a Soviet weapons designer, best known his role in helping invent the semi-automatic rifle bearing his name, the Dragunov sniper rifle. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yevgeny Dragunov has received more than 89,782 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 116th most popular engineer.

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  • 19

    Languages Editions (L)

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    Effective Languages (L*)

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Among ENGINEERS

Among engineers, Yevgeny Dragunov ranks 116 out of 287Before him are J. Walter Christie, Álvaro del Portillo, Alexander Lippisch, Aurel Vlaicu, Herman Potočnik, and Elisa Leonida Zamfirescu. After him are Philippe LeBon, Carlo Abarth, Borys Paton, John Smeaton, Riccardo Morandi, and Georges Leclanché.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1920, Yevgeny Dragunov ranks 124Before him are Henrietta Lacks, Alf Ramsey, Delbert Mann, Miguel Delibes, Meliton Kantaria, and Christopher Robin Milne. After him are Martine Carol, Georg Ots, Michael Anderson, Mohammed Dib, Zhou Xuan, and Dick Francis. Among people deceased in 1991, Yevgeny Dragunov ranks 75Before him are Rudolf Serkin, Christian de Castries, Carmine Coppola, Edmond Jabès, Jean Bruller, and María Zambrano. After him are Daigoro Kondo, Héctor Rial, Joachim Kroll, Vasko Popa, Richard Thorpe, and Edwin H. Land.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Yevgeny Dragunov ranks 672 out of 2,050Before him are Andrei Mironov (1941), Maria Alexandrovna Ulyanova (1835), Vladislav Tretiak (1952), Andrei Karlov (1954), Viktor Tsoi (1962), and Valeriy Brumel (1942). After him are Zeki Velidi Togan (1890), Aleksandr Karelin (1967), Markian Popov (1902), Pavel Tretyakov (1832), Sheikh Mansur (1750), and Sergei Sobolev (1908).

Among ENGINEERS In Russia

Among engineers born in Russia, Yevgeny Dragunov ranks 17Before him are Mikhail Gurevich (1892), Nikolai Polikarpov (1892), Ivan Sechenov (1829), Vasily Degtyaryov (1880), Fedor Tokarev (1871), and Viktor Belenko (1947). After him are Georgy Shpagin (1897), Mikhail Yangel (1911), Hellmuth Walter (1900), Vasily Mishin (1917), Gotthilf Hagen (1797), and Alexei Tupolev (1925).

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