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Yury Luzhkov

1936 - 2019

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Yury Mikhailovich Luzhkov (Russian: Ю́рий Миха́йлович Лужко́в, IPA: [ˈjʉrʲɪj mʲɪˈxajləvʲɪtɕ lʊˈʂkof]; 21 September 1936 – 10 December 2019) was a Russian politician who served as mayor of Moscow from 1992 to 2010. Before the election of Gavriil Popov as the first mayor of Moscow, he also headed the capital in 1990-1991 as chairman of the Mosgorispolkom. He was the vice-chairman and one of the founders of the ruling United Russia party. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Yury Luzhkov has received more than 374,221 page views. His biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 56 in 2019). Yury Luzhkov is the 4,309th most popular politician (up from 4,395th in 2019), the 431st most popular biography from Russia (down from 413th in 2019) and the 132nd most popular Russian Politician.

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Among politicians, Yury Luzhkov ranks 4,309 out of 15,577Before him are Louis Jean Marie de Bourbon, Duke of Penthièvre, Ranjit Singh, Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach, Anne of Austria, Landgravine of Thuringia, Max Amann, and Auguste, Duke of Leuchtenberg. After him are Allen Dulles, Isabella of Valois, Bayan I, Armin Laschet, Zhao Tuo, and Hor.

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Among people born in 1936, Yury Luzhkov ranks 66Before him are Dražan Jerković, Jean M. Auel, Héctor Elizondo, Jill Ireland, Roy Emerson, and Henry Lee Lucas. After him are Émile Lahoud, Alfonso, Duke of Anjou and Cádiz, Duncan Edwards, Petar Mladenov, Iolanda Balaș, and François Pinault. Among people deceased in 2019, Yury Luzhkov ranks 65Before him are Max Wright, Michael Atiyah, Prem Tinsulanonda, Michel Serres, Zhores Alferov, and Luke Perry. After him are Danny Aiello, Roger Etchegaray, Paul Greengard, Fernando de la Rúa, Valery Bykovsky, and Vladimir Bukovsky.

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Among people born in Russia, Yury Luzhkov ranks 431 out of 3,262Before him are Elsa Triolet (1896), Sophia Tolstaya (1844), Lauri Törni (1919), Ramzan Kadyrov (1976), Sergei Krikalev (1958), and Valeri Polyakov (1942). After him are Edith Södergran (1892), Dmitry Pozharsky (1577), Valery Gergiev (1953), Yuriy Sedykh (1955), Igor Ivanov (1945), and Lyubov Popova (1889).


Among politicians born in Russia, Yury Luzhkov ranks 132Before him are Patriarch Filaret of Moscow (1553), Tsarevna Catherine Ivanovna of Russia (1691), Vsevolod the Big Nest (1154), Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia (1882), Prince Albert of Prussia (1809), and Ramzan Kadyrov (1976). After him are Igor Ivanov (1945), Grand Duchess Alexandra Nikolaevna of Russia (1825), False Dmitry II (1600), Nikolay Bobrikov (1839), Grand Duke Michael Pavlovich of Russia (1798), and Valentin Pavlov (1937).