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Yevgeny Primakov

1929 - 2015

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Yevgeny Maksimovich Primakov (29 October 1929 – 26 June 2015, Russian pronunciation: [jɪvˈɡʲenʲɪj mɐˈksʲiməvʲɪtɕ prʲɪmɐˈkof]) was a Russian politician and diplomat who served as Prime Minister of Russia from 1998 to 1999. During his long career, he also served as Foreign Minister, Speaker of the Supreme Soviet of the Soviet Union, and chief of the intelligence service. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yevgeny Primakov has received more than 545,136 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Yevgeny Primakov is the 2,562nd most popular politician (up from 3,368th in 2019), the 90th most popular biography from Ukraine (up from 115th in 2019) and the 36th most popular Ukrainian Politician.

Yevgeny Primakov is most famous for being the Prime Minister of Russia from 1998 to 1999. He was also the Foreign Minister of Russia from 1990 to 1996.

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Among politicians, Yevgeny Primakov ranks 2,562 out of 15,577Before him are Karl Carstens, Muhammad Ali Jinnah, Sanakht, Louis the Younger, Constantine Laskaris, and Armand-Emmanuel de Vignerot du Plessis, Duc de Richelieu. After him are Archidamus II, Theodahad, Frederick II, Duke of Swabia, Ptolemy Philadelphus, Guillaume de Nogaret, and Nectanebo I.

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Among people born in 1929, Yevgeny Primakov ranks 49Before him are Ursula K. Le Guin, James Last, Mike Hawthorn, Jean Simmons, Eric Kandel, and Nikolaus Harnoncourt. After him are Lennart Meri, Richard E. Taylor, Günter Schabowski, Christa Wolf, Peter L. Berger, and George Steiner. Among people deceased in 2015, Yevgeny Primakov ranks 37Before him are Manoel de Oliveira, Wes Craven, Oliver Sacks, Yves Chauvin, James Last, and Charles H. Townes. After him are Günter Schabowski, Udo Lattek, Irwin Rose, Colleen McCullough, Benedict Anderson, and Zito.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Yevgeny Primakov ranks 90 out of 1,083Before him are Ze'ev Jabotinsky (1880), Clarice Lispector (1920), Nachman of Breslov (1772), Andriy Shevchenko (1976), Josaphat Kuntsevych (1580), and Bruno Schulz (1892). After him are Boris Shcherbina (1919), Vsevolod I of Kiev (1030), Karol Szymanowski (1882), Oleg Blokhin (1952), Nestor the Chronicler (1056), and Reinhold Glière (1874).

Among POLITICIANS In Ukraine

Among politicians born in Ukraine, Yevgeny Primakov ranks 36Before him are Yaropolk I of Kiev (955), Karl Radek (1885), Vladimir Ivashko (1932), Yitzhak Ben-Zvi (1884), Sergey Bubka (1963), and Edward Rydz-Śmigły (1886). After him are Boris Shcherbina (1919), Vsevolod I of Kiev (1030), Michał Korybut Wiśniowiecki (1640), Nikolai Tikhonov (1905), Oleksandr Turchynov (1964), and Sviatopolk II of Kiev (1050).