Famous People Born In Moscow

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 1 
Sergey Brin
(Co-Founder of 'Google')
Sergey Brin
19
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: August 21, 1973
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 2 
Peter the Great
(First Emperor of Russia)
Peter the Great
23
Birthdate: June 9, 1672
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: February 8, 1725
Height: 6'8" (203 cm)
 3 
Fyodor Dostoevsky
(Best Known for His Novella Notes from The 'Underground')
Fyodor Dostoevsky
12
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 11, 1821
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: February 9, 1881
 4 
Ivan the Terrible
(Former Tsar of Russia (1547 - 1575))
Ivan the Terrible
22
Birthdate: August 25, 1530
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: March 28, 1584
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 5 
Alexander II of Russia
(Emperor of Russia (1855 - 1881))
Alexander II of Russia
10
Birthdate: April 29, 1818
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: March 13, 1881
 6 
Wassily Kandinsky
(Russian Painter, Art Theorist and a Pioneer in Abstract Art)
Wassily Kandinsky
6
Birthdate: December 16, 1866
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: December 13, 1944
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 7 
Alexander Pushkin
(The Greatest Russian Poet and the Founder of Modern Russian Literature)
Alexander Pushkin
10
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: May 26, 1799
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: January 29, 1837
 8 
Nastia Liukin
(American Former Artistic Gymnast and Olympic Gold Medalist)
Nastia Liukin
12
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 30, 1989
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
 9 
Lev Yashin
(One of the Greatest Goalkeeper in the History of the Sport)
Lev Yashin
7
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 22, 1929
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: March 20, 1990
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 10 
Anna Kournikova
(Russian Former Tennis Player and One of the Best-Known Tennis Stars Worldwide)
Anna Kournikova
17
Birthdate: June 7, 1981
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 11 
Alexander Ovechkin
(Russian Professional Ice Hockey Left Winger)
Alexander Ovechkin
13
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 17, 1985
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 12 
Evgenia Medvedeva
(Former Competitive Russian Figure Skater)
Evgenia Medvedeva
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 19, 1999
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
 13 
Zyzz (Aziz Shavershian)
(Australian Bodybuilder, Personal Trainer and Model)
Zyzz (Aziz Shavershian)
46
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 24, 1989
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: August 5, 2011
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 14 
Peter Kropotkin
(Anarchist, Socialist & Historian)
Peter Kropotkin
3
Birthdate: December 9, 1842
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: February 8, 1921
 15 
Elizabeth of Russia
(Empress of Russia (1741 - 1762))
Elizabeth of Russia
7
Birthdate: December 29, 1709
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: January 5, 1762
 16 
Noor Inayat Khan
(British Resistance Agent in France in World War II)
Noor Inayat Khan
11
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 1, 1914
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: September 13, 1944
 17 
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
(Tennis player)
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 17, 1985
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 18 
Aleksandr Scriabin
(One of the Most Controversial Composer-Pianists of the Early 20th Century)
Aleksandr Scriabin
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: December 25, 1871
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: April 14, 1915
 19 
Sergey Lavrov
(Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia)
Sergey Lavrov
12
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 21, 1950
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 20 
Genndy Tartakovsky
(Animator known for his work on such Cartoon Network series as Dexter's Laboratory and Star Wars: Clone Wars)
Genndy Tartakovsky
3
Birthdate: January 17, 1970
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 21 
Sofia Kenin
(Tennis Player)
Sofia Kenin
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 14, 1998
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 22 
Anna Shcherbakova
(Figure skater)
Anna Shcherbakova
10
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 28, 2004
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
 23 
Mikhail Khodorkovsky
(Russian Exiled Businessman and Founder of 'Open Russia' Political Organization)
Mikhail Khodorkovsky
2
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: June 26, 1963
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 24 
Ekaterina Gordeeva
(Figure skater)
Ekaterina Gordeeva
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 28, 1971
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)
 25 
Alexander Alekhine
(Russian-French Former Chess Champion)
Alexander Alekhine
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 31, 1892
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: March 24, 1946
 26 
Boris Pasternak
(Russian Poet & Novelist Who Won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1958)
Boris Pasternak
6
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 10, 1890
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: May 30, 1960
 27 
Lena Katina
(Singer)
Lena Katina
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 4, 1984
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
 28 
Sergei Grinkov
(Fgure skater)
Sergei Grinkov
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 4, 1967
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: November 20, 1995
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 29 
Andrei Sakharov
(Soviet Nuclear Physicist, Dissident and Winner of the 1975 Nobel Prize for Peace)
Andrei Sakharov
2
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: May 21, 1921
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: December 14, 1989
 30 
Konstantin Stanislavski
(Co-founder of ‘Moscow Art Theatre’ and Developer of Stanislavski's System of Acting)
Konstantin Stanislavski
0
Birthdate: January 17, 1863
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: August 7, 1938
 31 
Mikhail Prokhorov
(Business Tycoon)
Mikhail Prokhorov
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 3, 1965
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'8" (203 cm)
 32 
Danila Kozlovsky
(Actor and Director Known for His Films: 'Soulless', ‘Vampire Academy’ and 'A Good Day to Die Hard')
Danila Kozlovsky
2
Birthdate: May 3, 1985
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 33 
Kristina Pimenova
(Russian Model and Actresses)
Kristina Pimenova
23
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: December 27, 2005
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 34 
Dasha Zhukova
(Businesswoman & Art Collector and Founder of 'Garage Museum of Contemporary Art')
Dasha Zhukova
4
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 8, 1981
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 35 
Olesya Rulin
(Actress)
Olesya Rulin
2
Birthdate: March 17, 1986
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)
 36 
Oleg Gordievsky
(Former Colonel of the KGB and Bureau Chief in London)
Oleg Gordievsky
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 10, 1938
Sun Sign: Libra
 37 
Ivan III of Russia
(Former Grand Prince of Moscow (1462 - 1505))
Ivan III of Russia
0
Birthdate: January 22, 1440
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: October 27, 1505
 38 
Regina Spektor
(Singer-Songwriter)
Regina Spektor
6
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: February 18, 1980
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
 39 
Dmitry Glukhovsky
0
Birthdate: June 12, 1979
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
 40 
Alena Kostornaia
(Figure skater)
Alena Kostornaia
9
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 24, 2003
Sun Sign: Virgo
 41 
Evgeny Lebedev
(Owner of Lebedev Holdings Ltd)
Evgeny Lebedev
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: May 8, 1980
Sun Sign: Taurus
 42 
Alexander Suvorov
(Russian Military Commander Known for His Achievements in the Russo-Turkish War)
Alexander Suvorov
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 24, 1729
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: May 18, 1800
 43 
Philippe Noiret
0
Birthdate: October 1, 1930
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: November 23, 2006
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 44 
Eugene Mirman
(Best Known for His Role in the TV Series 'Delocated')
Eugene Mirman
0
Birthdate: July 24, 1974
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 45 
Arkadiy Abramovich
(Russian Businessman and Son of Billionaire Irina Abramovich)
Arkadiy Abramovich
11
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: September 14, 1993
Sun Sign: Virgo
 46 
Maya Plisetskaya
(Former ballet dancer, choreographer)
Maya Plisetskaya
3
Listed In: Dancers
Birthdate: November 20, 1925
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: May 2, 2015
 47 
Anna of Russia
(Empress of Russia (1730 - 1740))
Anna of Russia
7
Birthdate: February 7, 1693
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: October 28, 1740
 48 
Alexey Pazhitnov
(Video game designer)
Alexey Pazhitnov
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: March 14, 1956
Sun Sign: Pisces
 49 
Alexander Grischuk
(Russian Chess Grandmaster)
Alexander Grischuk
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 31, 1983
Sun Sign: Scorpio
 50 
Evgeny Kissin
(Russian-born Composer and Concert Pianist)
Evgeny Kissin
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 10, 1971
Sun Sign: Libra