Yury Grigorovich

1927 - Today

Yury Grigorovich

Yury Nikolayevich Grigorovich (Russian: Ю́рий Никола́евич Григоро́вич; born 2 January 1927 in Leningrad) is a Soviet and Russian dancer and choreographer who dominated the Russian ballet for 30 years. Grigorovich was born into a family connected with the Imperial Russian Ballet. He graduated from the Leningrad Choreographic School in 1946 and danced as a soloist of the Kirov Ballet until 1962. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yury Grigorovich has received more than 51,523 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 51st most popular dancer.

Memorability Metrics

  • 52k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 46.31

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 15

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.23

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.94

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

Page views of Yury Grigoroviches by language


Among dancers, Yury Grigorovich ranks 51 out of 66Before him are Alicia Markova, Frederick Ashton, Marie Rambert, Lindsay Kemp, Hilde Holger, and Alvin Ailey. After him are Kenneth MacMillan, Maria Tallchief, Adam Darius, Frankie Manning, Avdotia Istomina, and Joaquín Cortés.

Most Popular Dancers in Wikipedia

Go to all Rankings


Among people born in 1927, Yury Grigorovich ranks 230Before him are Eliseo Mouriño, Cesar Chavez, Luis Rijo, B. V. Doshi, Carl Switzer, and Lee Konitz. After him are Hirotugu Akaike, Walter Zeman, Karl Stotz, Gerard K. O'Neill, Aušra Augustinavičiūtė, and William Perry.

Others Born in 1927

Go to all Rankings

In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Yury Grigorovich ranks 1,214 out of 2,050Before him are Mikhail Katkov (1818), Sergei Vasilenko (1872), Vladimir Gilyarovsky (1853), Aleksandr Khanzhonkov (1877), Dmitry Mamin-Sibiryak (1852), and Alexander Kaidanovsky (1946). After him are Ivan Kireyevsky (1806), Evgeni Plushenko (1982), Innokenty Annensky (1855), Pelageya Shajn (1894), Vassily Maximov (1844), and Mikhail Isakovsky (1900).

Among DANCERS In Russia

Among dancers born in Russia, Yury Grigorovich ranks 13Before him are Tamara Karsavina (1885), Agrippina Vaganova (1879), Léonide Massine (1896), Alexander Godunov (1949), Lev Ivanov (1834), and Vladimir Vasiliev (1940).

Dancers Born in Russia

Go to all Rankings