Yuri Lisyansky

1773 - 1837

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Yuri Fedorovych Lysianskyi (also spelled as Urey Lisiansky and Lisianski and Lysyansky) (Ukrainian: Юрій Федорович Лисянський, Jurij Fedorovyč Lysjanskyj; Russian: Ю́рий Фёдорович Лися́нский, Jurij Fëdorovič Lisjanskij, 1(13) April 1773 – 6 March 1837) was an officer in the Imperial Russian Navy and explorer of Ukrainian origin. He headed the first Russian circumnavigation aboard the Neva and was among the early western explorers to visit Easter Island. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yuri Lisyansky has received more than 22,480 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Yuri Lisyansky is the 278th most popular explorer (up from 298th in 2019), the 417th most popular biography from Ukraine and the 3rd most popular Ukrainian Explorer.

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Among explorers, Yuri Lisyansky ranks 278 out of 405Before him are Lourenço Marques, Estêvão Gomes, Johann Anton Güldenstädt, Freya Stark, Friedrich Welwitsch, and Francisco Moreno. After him are Pyotr Kozlov, Carl Anton von Meyer, Alexander Dalrymple, Thorvald Eiriksson, Olav Bjaaland, and Alexandre de Serpa Pinto.

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Among people born in 1773, Yuri Lisyansky ranks 32Before him are Jakob Friedrich Fries, Ioannis Kolettis, Giuseppe Acerbi, Sally Hemings, Josef Jungmann, and Joseph de Villèle. After him are William Amherst, 1st Earl Amherst, Jacob Aall, Thomas Horsfield, Josef August Schultes, Mihály Csokonai, and Arthur Aikin. Among people deceased in 1837, Yuri Lisyansky ranks 31Before him are Niccolò Antonio Zingarelli, Marguerite Gérard, Akbar II, Gottfried Reinhold Treviranus, Prince Frederick of Hesse-Kassel, and Alexander Bestuzhev. After him are John Soane, Princess Louise Eleonore of Hohenlohe-Langenburg, Étienne-Gaspard Robert, Diego Portales, Pavel Schilling, and Joseph Grimaldi.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Yuri Lisyansky ranks 417 out of 913Before him are Kazimierz Ajdukiewicz (1890), Stanisław Skrowaczewski (1923), Nonna Mordyukova (1925), Tatyana Prorochenko (1952), Grigory Chukhray (1921), and Ida Fink (1921). After him are Alexander Trepov (1862), Karol Mikuli (1821), Yuli-Yoel Edelstein (1958), Ber Borochov (1881), Boris Yefimov (1900), and Viktor Knorre (1840).

Among EXPLORERS In Ukraine

Among explorers born in Ukraine, Yuri Lisyansky ranks 3Before him are Stepan Makarov (1848) and Ivan Papanin (1894). After him are Georgy Sedov (1877).