Find out more about the greatest Russian Mathematicians, including Leonhard Euler, Grigori Perelman, Georg Cantor, Andrey Kolmogorov and Sofia Kovalevskaya.
Leonhard EulerLeonhard Euler
15 April 1707
Mathematician, Physicist
Grigori PerelmanGrigori Perelman
13 June 1966
Mathematician

Georg CantorGeorg Cantor
03 March 1845
Mathematician

Leonid KantorovichLeonid Kantorovich
19 January 1912
Economist

Alexander FriedmannAlexander Friedmann
16 June 1888
Physicist

Pafnuty ChebyshevPafnuty Chebyshev
04 May 1821
mathematician, statistician
Leonid KhachiyanLeonid Khachiyan
03 May 1952
Mathematician

Vladimir ArnoldVladimir Arnold
12 June 1937
Mathematician

Nikolai LobachevskyNikolai Lobachevsky
01 December 1792
Mathematician
Aleksandr LyapunovAleksandr Lyapunov
06 June 1857
mathematician, physicist

Pavel FlorenskyPavel Florensky
22 January 1882
Theologian
Israel GelfandIsrael Gelfand
20 August 1913
mathematician, biologist, university teacher

Maxim KontsevichMaxim Kontsevich
25 August 1964
Mathematician, Topologist

Grigory MargulisGrigory Margulis
24 February 1946
Mathematician

Vladimir VoevodskyVladimir Voevodsky
04 June 1966
Mathematician

Sofia KovalevskayaSofia Kovalevskaya
15 January 1850
Mathematician
Stanislav SmirnovStanislav Smirnov
03 September 1970
Mathematician, University teacher

Vladimir DrinfeldVladimir Drinfeld
14 February 1954
Mathematician

Otto SchmidtOtto Schmidt
30 September 1891
Scientist

Igor AnsoffIgor Ansoff
12 December 1918
Mathematician, Economist, University teacher
Christian GoldbachChristian Goldbach
18 March 1690
Mathematician

Yakov SinaiYakov Sinai
21 September 1935
Mathematician
Theophan ProkopovichTheophan Prokopovich
18 June 1681
Theologian

Alexander GelfondAlexander Gelfond
24 October 1906
Mathematician

Boris BerezovskyBoris Berezovsky
23 January 1946
entrepreneur, mathematician, politician, economist
Stanisław LeśniewskiStanisław Leśniewski
30 March 1886
Mathematician

Avraham TrahtmanAvraham Trahtman
10 February 1944
Mathematician
Nikolai ZhukovskyNikolai Zhukovsky
17 January 1847
Scientist, Mathematician, Engineer

Pavel Sergeevich AleksandrovPavel Sergeevich Aleksandrov
07 May 1896
Mathematician

Efim Isaakovich ZelmanovEfim Isaakovich Zelmanov
07 September 1955
Mathematician