Famous People From Russia
Khabib NurmagomedovKhabib Nurmagomedov
20 September 1988
Mixed Martial Artist
Vladimir PutinVladimir Putin
07 October 1952
President of Russia

Joseph StalinJoseph Stalin
18 December 1878
Communist Revolutionary & Ruler of former USSR

Garry KasparovGarry Kasparov
13 April 1963
Chess Player

Grigori RasputinGrigori Rasputin
21 January 1869
Peasant

Vladimir LeninVladimir Lenin
22 April 1870
Former Premier of the Soviet Union
Mikhail GorbachevMikhail Gorbachev
02 March 1931
Former General Secretary of the Communist Party of

Nikita KhrushchevNikita Khrushchev
15 April 1894
Former Premier of the Soviet Union

Leon TrotskyLeon Trotsky
07 November 1879
Politician
Leo TolstoyLeo Tolstoy
09 September 1828
 

Yul BrynnerYul Brynner
11 July 1920
Actor
Artem ChigvintsevArtem Chigvintsev
12 June 1982
Dancer, Choreographer

Leonid BrezhnevLeonid Brezhnev
19 December 1906
 

Boris YeltsinBoris Yeltsin
01 February 1931
 

Pyotr Ilyich TchaikovskyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
07 May 1840
Composer

Roman AbramovichRoman Abramovich
24 October 1966
Business Tycoon
Peter the GreatPeter the Great
09 June 1672
First Emperor of Russia

Yuri GagarinYuri Gagarin
09 March 1934
Soviet Cosmonaut

Ivan the TerribleIvan the Terrible
25 August 1530
First Russian Tsar

Andrei ChikatiloAndrei Chikatilo
16 October 1936
Soviet Serial Killer
Peter III of RussiaPeter III of Russia
21 February 1728
Emperor of Russia

Alexander II of RussiaAlexander II of Russia
29 April 1818
Emperor of Russia
Georgy ZhukovGeorgy Zhukov
01 December 1896
Military Commander

Fedor EmelianenkoFedor Emelianenko
28 September 1976
MMA Artist

Alexander III of RussiaAlexander III of Russia
10 March 1845
Former Emperor of All Russia
Georgy MalenkovGeorgy Malenkov
08 January 1902
Politician

Alexei NavalnyAlexei Navalny
04 June 1976
Lawyer
Yuri AndropovYuri Andropov
15 June 1914
Former General Secretary of the Communist Party of

Aleksandr Isayevich SolzhenitsynAleksandr Solzhenitsyn
11 December 1918
Author

Vyacheslav MolotovVyacheslav Molotov
09 March 1890
Politician
Valeri BureValeri Bure
13 June 1974
Ice Hockey Player

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Pasha KovalevPasha Kovalev
19 January 1980
Dancer
Alexander PovetkinAlexander Povetkin
02 September 1979
Professional Boxer

Anton ChekhovAnton Chekhov
29 January 1860
 

Nicholas I of RussiaNicholas I of Russia
06 July 1796
Emperor of Russia

Alexander GodunovAlexander Godunov
28 November 1949
Ballet Dancer
Andrei TarkovskyAndrei Tarkovsky
04 April 1932
Filmmaker
Paul I of RussiaPaul I of Russia
01 October 1754
Russian Emperor (1796-1801)

Vladimir NabokovVladimir Nabokov
22 April 1899
Novelist

Wassily KandinskyWassily Kandinsky
16 December 1866
Painters

Konstantin ChernenkoKonstantin Chernenko
24 September 1911
General Secretary of the Communist Party of the
Leonhard EulerLeonhard Euler
15 April 1707
Mathematician, Physicist

Vasily StalinVasily Stalin
21 March 1921
Joseph Stalin's Son

Lev YashinLev Yashin
22 October 1929
Football Player

Mikhail KalashnikovMikhail Kalashnikov
10 November 1919
Inventor of AK-47 Assault Rifle

Sergei RachmaninoffSergei Rachmaninoff
01 April 1873
Pianist
Anatoly DyatlovAnatoly Dyatlov
03 March 1931
Nuclear Engineer

Alexander PushkinAlexander Pushkin
06 June 1799
Poet
George SandersGeorge Sanders
03 July 1906
Actor

Dmitry ShostakovichDmitry Shostakovich
25 September 1906
Composer

Alexander AlekhineAlexander Alekhine
31 October 1892
French chess player
Alexei Nikolaevich, Tsarevich of RussiaAlexei Nikolaevich, Tsarevich of Russia
12 August 1904
Tsarevich of Russia

Dmitri MendeleevDmitri Mendeleev
08 February 1834
Inventor of Periodic Table
Vladimir KomarovVladimir Komarov
16 March 1927
Pilot

ZeddZedd
02 September 1989
Record Producer

Grigori PerelmanGrigori Perelman
13 June 1966
Mathematician

Yakov DzhugashviliYakov Dzhugashvili
18 March 1907
Joseph Stalin's Son

Alexander OvechkinAlexander Ovechkin
17 September 1985
Ice Hockey Player
Nikolai ValuevNikolai Valuev
21 August 1973
Boxer, Actor

Semion MogilevichSemion Mogilevich
30 June 1946
Criminal

Ivan PavlovIvan Pavlov
26 September 1849
 

Aziz ShavershianZyzz (Aziz Shavershian)
24 March 1989
Body Builder, Internet Personality
 Peter KropotkinPeter Kropotkin
09 December 1842
Philosopher & Activist

Alexander KerenskyAlexander Kerensky
22 April 1881
Political Leader
Marc ChagallMarc Chagall
06 July 1887
Artist

VitasVitas
19 February 1971
Singer

Kostya TszyuKostya Tszyu
19 September 1969
Boxer
Vitaly ZdorovetskiyVitaly Zdorovetskiy
08 March 1992
You Tube Personality

Mikhail BakuninMikhail Bakunin
30 May 1814
Philosopher
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Lev_Vygotsky.jpgLev Vygotsky
17 November 1896
Psychologist

Sergey LavrovSergey Lavrov
21 March 1950
Foreign Minister of Russia

Andrey ArshavinAndrey Arshavin
29 May 1981
Football Player
Boris PasternakBoris Pasternak
10 February 1890
Poet & Writer

Maxim GorkyMaxim Gorky
28 March 1868
Writer & Dramatist
Nikolai BulganinNikolai Bulganin
11 June 1895
Former Premier of the Soviet Union

Peter II of RussiaPeter II of Russia
23 October 1715
Emperor of Russia

Alexander LitvinenkoAlexander Litvinenko
1962 AD
Secret Agent

Ivan VI of RussiaIvan VI of Russia
23 August 1740
Emperor of Russia
Mikhail KhodorkovskyMikhail Khodorkovsky
26 June 1963
Businessman
Alisher UsmanovAlisher Usmanov
09 September 1953
Business Magnate

Fyodor DostoevskyFyodor Dostoevsky
11 November 1821
Russian novelist

Sergei EisensteinSergei Eisenstein
22 January 1898
Film Director

Alexander PichushkinAlexander Pichushkin
09 April 1974
Serial Killer
Grand Duke Michael Alexandrovich of RussiaGrand Duke Michael Alexandrovich of Russia
04 December 1878
Military Leader

Georg CantorGeorg Cantor
03 March 1845
Mathematician

Nikolai YezhovNikolai Yezhov
01 May 1895
Top Official of Soviet Secret Police

Oleg GordievskyOleg Gordievsky
10 October 1938
Secret Agent

Grigory PotemkinGrigory Potemkin
11 October 1739
Statesman
Nikolai RimskyNikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
18 March 1844
Composer

Nikolai BukharinNikolai Bukharin
09 October 1888
Politician
Danila KozlovskyDanila Kozlovsky
03 May 1985
Actor

Modest MussorgskyModest Mussorgsky
21 March 1839
Composer
Mikhail BulgakovMikhail Bulgakov
15 May 1891
Novelist
Menachem Mendel SchneersonMenachem Mendel Schneerson
18 April 1902
Rabbi