Famous Russian Gymnasts

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Olga Korbut
(Soviet Former Gymnast and Olympic Gold Medalist)
Olga Korbut
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Birthdate: May 16, 1955
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Grodno, Belarus

Olga Korbut is a former gymnast who represented the Soviet Union in two Olympic Games, winning four gold medals and two silver medals. Nicknamed the Sparrow from Minsk, Korbut also participated in the 18th Artistic Gymnastics World Championships where she won two gold medals and four silver medals. In 1988, she was inducted into the International Gymnastics Hall of Fame. 

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Alina Kabaeva
(Russian Politician, Media Manager and Retired Rhythmic Gymnast)
Alina Kabaeva
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Birthdate: May 12, 1983
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tashkent, Uzbekistan
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Margarita Mamun
(Rhythmic gymnast)
Margarita Mamun
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Birthdate: November 1, 1995
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
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 4 
Dina Averina
(Gymnast)
Dina Averina
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Birthdate: August 13, 1998
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Zavolzhye, Russia
 5 
Angelina Melnikova
4
Birthdate: July 18, 2000
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Voronezh, Russia
 6 
Yelena Shushunova
4
Birthdate: May 23, 1969
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: August 16, 2018
 7 
Ludmilla Tourischeva
4
Birthdate: October 7, 1952
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Grozny, Russia
 8 
Arina Averina
(Gymnast)
Arina Averina
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Birthdate: August 13, 1998
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Zavolzhye, Russia
 9 
Alexei Nemov
(Russian Gymnast Who won Five World Championships, Three European Championships and Twelve Olympic Medals)
Alexei Nemov
3
Birthdate: May 28, 1976
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Tengushevsky District, Russia
 10 
Valeri Liukin
(Gymnastics coach)
Valeri Liukin
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Birthdate: December 17, 1966
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Aktobe, Kazakhstan

Known as Olympic champion Russian-American gymnast Nastia Lukin’s father, Soviet gymnast Valeri Liukin has himself won 2 gold and 2 silver medals at the Olympics. Part of the USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame, he became a successful gymnastics coach in the US and also coached the Brazilian national women's gymnastics team.

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Viktoria Komova
(Former artistic gymnast who is a two-time Olympic medalist, having won silver medals in the all-around and team events at the 2012 Olympics)
Viktoria Komova
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Birthdate: January 30, 1995
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Voronezh, Russia

Retired Russian gymnast Viktoria Komova is not just a 2-time World champion but also a 2-time Olympic silver medalist. Born to gymnast parents, she began training at age 5. In July 2021, she sparked rumors of a comeback after posting an Instagram video of herself performing an Arabian on balance beam.

 12 
Aliya Mustafina
(Artistic gymnast)
Aliya Mustafina
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Birthdate: September 30, 1994
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Yegoryevsk, Russia
 13 
Larisa Latynina
(Soviet Artistic Gymnast Who Has Won 14 Individual Olympic MedalsĀ and Four Team Medals)
Larisa Latynina
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Birthdate: December 27, 1934
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kherson, Ukraine
 14 
Svetlana Khorkina
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Birthdate: January 19, 1979
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Belgorod, Russia
 15 
Elena Mukhina
(Gymnast)
Elena Mukhina
5
Birthdate: June 1, 1960
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: December 22, 2006
 16 
Aleksandra Soldatova
4
Birthdate: June 1, 1998
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Sterlitamak, Bashkortostan, Russia
 17 
Artur Dalaloyan
(Artistic gymnast)
Artur Dalaloyan
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Birthdate: April 26, 1996
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tiraspol, Moldova
 18 
Vladislava Urazova
(Artistic gymnast)
Vladislava Urazova
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Birthdate: August 14, 2004
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rostov-on-Don, Russia
 19 
Nikita Nagornyy
3
Birthdate: February 12, 1997
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Rostov-on-Don, Russia
 20 
Evgeniya Kanayeva
3
Birthdate: April 2, 1990
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Omsk, Russia
 21 
Maria Paseka
(Gymnast)
Maria Paseka
4
Birthdate: July 19, 1995
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
 22 
Tatiana Gutsu
(Former Ukrainian Artistic Gymnast)
Tatiana Gutsu
3
Birthdate: September 5, 1976
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Odesa, Ukraine
 23 
Yana Kudryavtseva
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Birthdate: September 30, 1997
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
 24 
Natalia Yurchenko
4
Birthdate: January 26, 1965
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Norilsk, Russia
 25 
Yelena Produnova
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Birthdate: February 15, 1980
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Rostov-on-Don, Russia
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Irina Viner-Usmanova
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Birthdate: July 30, 1948
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Samarkand, Uzbekistan
 27 
Daria Spiridonova
(Artistic gymnast)
Daria Spiridonova
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Birthdate: July 8, 1998
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Novocheboksarsk, Russia
 28 
Elena Zamolodchikova
(Artistic gymnast)
Elena Zamolodchikova
4
Birthdate: September 19, 1982
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
 29 
Seda Tutkhalyan
(Artistic gymnast)
Seda Tutkhalyan
4
Birthdate: July 15, 1999
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Gyumri, Armenia
 30 
Ksenia Afanasyeva
(Artistic gymnast)
Ksenia Afanasyeva
4
Birthdate: September 13, 1991
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tula, Russia
 31 
Lyasan Utiasheva
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Birthdate: June 28, 1985
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Republic of Bashkortostan, Russia
 32 
Anna Pavlova
(Artistic gymnast)
Anna Pavlova
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Birthdate: September 6, 1987
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Orekhovo-Zuyevo, Russian SSR, Soviet Union
 33 
Nikolai Andrianov
(Russian Gymnast)
Nikolai Andrianov
3
Birthdate: October 14, 1952
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Vladimir, Russia
Died: March 21, 2011
 34 
Viktoria Listunova
3
Birthdate: May 12, 2005
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
 35 
Lala Kramarenko
(Rhythmic gymnast)
Lala Kramarenko
4
Birthdate: December 6, 2004
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
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Karolina Sevastyanova
(Rhythmic gymnast)
Karolina Sevastyanova
3
Birthdate: April 25, 1995
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Ukraine
 37 
Yelena Davydova
(Artistic gymnast)
Yelena Davydova
3
Birthdate: August 7, 1961
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Voronezh, Russia
 38 
David Belyavskiy
(Artistic gymnast)
David Belyavskiy
3
Birthdate: February 23, 1992
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Udmurt Republic, Russia
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Boris Shakhlin
(Russian Gymnast)
Boris Shakhlin
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Birthdate: January 27, 1932
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Ishim, Russia
Died: May 30, 2008
 40 
Natalia Kuchinskaya
(Artistic gymnast)
Natalia Kuchinskaya
3
Birthdate: March 8, 1949
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
 41 
Anna Kotchneva
3
Birthdate: January 25, 1970
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
 42 
Denis Ablyazin
(Artistic gymnast)
Denis Ablyazin
3
Birthdate: August 3, 1992
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Penza, Penza Oblast, Russia
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Irina Tchachina
3
Birthdate: April 24, 1982
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Omsk, Russia
 44 
Oksana Grishina
3
Birthdate: March 25, 1978
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kaliningrad, Russia
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Darya Dmitriyeva
4
Birthdate: June 22, 1993
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Irkutsk, Russia
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Yulia Barsukova
3
Birthdate: December 31, 1978
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
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Anastasia Grishina
(Artistic gymnast)
Anastasia Grishina
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Birthdate: January 16, 1996
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
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Amina Zaripova
(Rhythmic gymnast)
Amina Zaripova
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Birthdate: August 10, 1976
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chirchik, Uzbekistan
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Oksana Omelianchik
(Artistic gymnast)
Oksana Omelianchik
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Birthdate: January 2, 1970
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ulan-Ude, Russia
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Natalia Shaposhnikova
(Artistic gymnast)
Natalia Shaposhnikova
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Birthdate: June 24, 1961
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Rostov-on-Don, Russia