Ayn RandAyn Rand
02 February 1905
Author, Screenwriter, Playwright, Developer of a
Aleksandr Isayevich SolzhenitsynAleksandr Solzhenitsyn
11 December 1918
Author

Menachem Mendel SchneersonMenachem Mendel Schneerson
18 April 1902
Rabbi

Oleg GordievskyOleg Gordievsky
10 October 1938
Secret Agent

Mikhail BulgakovMikhail Bulgakov
15 May 1891
Novelist

Joseph BrodskyJoseph Brodsky
24 May 1940
Essayist & Poet
Andrei TarkovskyAndrei Tarkovsky
04 April 1932
Film director

Nikolai GogolNikolai Gogol
31 March 1809
Playwright

Viktor TsoiViktor Tsoi
21 June 1962
Poet, Actor, Singer, Guitarist, Composer,
Gala DalíGala Dalí
07 September 1894
Poet

Vladimir MayakovskyVladimir Mayakovsky
19 July 1893
Poet
Vladimir KramnikVladimir Kramnik
25 June 1975
Chess player, Writer

Anna AkhmatovaAnna Akhmatova
23 June 1889
Writer, Translator, Literary critic, Poet

Eugene MirmanEugene Mirman
24 July 1974
Comedian

Armin Mueller-StahlArmin Mueller-Stahl
17 December 1930
Television actor, Voice actor, Film director,

Dima BilanDima Bilan
24 December 1981
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Composer, Poet, Model
Sergei YeseninSergei Yesenin
21 September 1895
poet, writer

Vladimir ProppVladimir Propp
29 April 1895
anthropologist, linguist, writer, university

Eduard LimonovEduard Limonov
22 February 1943
Writer, Dissident, Politician, Poet, Human rights

Osip MandelstamOsip Mandelstam
15 January 1891
Poet, Writer, Translator, Literary critic,
Vladimir BukovskyVladimir Bukovsky
30 December 1942
Writer, Human rights activist

Boris SavinkovBoris Savinkov
31 January 1879
Revolutionary
Viktor KorchnoiViktor Korchnoi
23 March 1931
Chess player, Writer

Vladimir KryuchkovVladimir Kryuchkov
29 February 1924
Politician, Military personnel, Writer

Svetlana SavitskayaSvetlana Savitskaya
08 August 1948
Aviator, Astronaut, Politician, Military
Alexander SokurovAlexander Sokurov
14 June 1951
Film director, Screenwriter, Writer

Boris AkuninBoris Akunin
20 May 1956
Writer, Translator, Historian, Science fiction
Sergei BodrovSergei Bodrov
28 June 1948
Film director, Screenwriter, Writer

ZemfiraZemfira
26 August 1976
Singer, Composer, Poet, Singer-songwriter

Daniil KharmsDaniil Kharms
17 December 1905
writer, playwright, children's writer, poet
Bulat OkudzhavaBulat Okudzhava
09 May 1924
Screenwriter, Poet, Actor, Singer, Writer,

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11 April 1968
Writer, Psychiatrist, Children's writer,
Vera ZasulichVera Zasulich
08 August 1849
Writer

Maxim FadeevMaxim Fadeev
06 May 1968
Singer, Composer, Poet, Songwriter, Record

Boris GrebenshchikovBoris Grebenshchikov
27 November 1953
Actor, Poet, Singer, Writer, Composer, Radio

Eldar RyazanovEldar Ryazanov
18 November 1927
Film director, Screenwriter, Actor, Writer, Poet,
Vladimir SorokinVladimir Sorokin
07 August 1955
Playwright, Writer, Screenwriter, Librettist,
Korney ChukovskyKorney Chukovsky
31 March 1882
Poet

Alexander GradskyAlexander Gradsky
03 November 1949
Composer, Singer-songwriter, Singer, Guitarist,

Vasily AksyonovVasily Aksyonov
20 August 1932
Novelist

Velimir KhlebnikovVelimir Khlebnikov
09 November 1885
Poet
Roy MedvedevRoy Medvedev
14 November 1925
Political Writer

Lyudmila UlitskayaLyudmila Ulitskaya
21 February 1943
Writer

Andrei SinyavskyAndrei Sinyavsky
08 October 1925
Writer

Vera FignerVera Figner
01 July 1852
Revolutionary

Mikhail ZoshchenkoMikhail Zoshchenko
10 August 1894
Author
Vladimir VoinovichVladimir Voinovich
26 September 1932
Author

Fazil IskanderFazil Iskander
06 March 1929
Writer
Simon DubnowSimon Dubnow
10 September 1860
Historian

Konstantin PaustovskyKonstantin Paustovsky
31 May 1892
Writer

Edith SödergranEdith Södergran
04 April 1892
Poet
Anatoly RybakovAnatoly Rybakov
14 January 1911
Author

Anatoly KuznetsovAnatoly Kuznetsov
18 August 1929
Writer
Vasily RozanovVasily Rozanov
02 May 1856
Writer

Bella AkhmadulinaBella Akhmadulina
10 April 1937
Poet

Alexey LeonovAlexey Leonov
30 May 1934
Aviator, Astronaut, Painter, Writer, Fighter

Nina BerberovaNina Berberova
26 July 1901
Writer

Ilya IlfIlya Ilf
15 October 1897
Journalist
Senda BerensonSenda Berenson
19 March 1868
Author

Yevgeniy YevtushenkoYevgeniy Yevtushenko
18 July 1932