Find out more about the greatest Russian Philosophers, including Vladimir Lenin, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Leon Trotsky, Leo Tolstoy and Mikhail Bakunin.
Vladimir LeninVladimir Lenin
22 April 1870
Russian Revolutionary & Head of Communist Party
Leon TrotskyLeon Trotsky
07 November 1879
Founder and first leader of the Red Army

Leo TolstoyLeo Tolstoy
09 September 1828
 

Fyodor DostoevskyFyodor Dostoevsky
11 November 1821
Russian novelist

 Peter KropotkinPeter Kropotkin
09 December 1842
Philosopher & Activist

Mikhail BakuninMikhail Bakunin
30 May 1814
Philosopher
Alexander HerzenAlexander Herzen
06 April 1812
Father of Russian socialism

Alexander BogdanovAlexander Bogdanov
 

Fyodor DostoyevskyFyodor Dostoyevsky
 

Mikhail BakhtinMikhail Bakhtin
17 November 1895
Philosopher, Linguist, Writer, Literary critic
Nicholas RoerichNicholas Roerich
09 October 1874
Philosopher, Painter, Choreographer, Writer,

P. D. OuspenskyP. D. Ouspensky
04 March 1878
philosopher, writer
Georgi PlekhanovGeorgi Plekhanov
29 November 1856
philosopher, politician, journalist, writer,

Vsevolod MeyerholdVsevolod Meyerhold
28 January 1874
actor, theatre director, playwright

Nikolai BerdyaevNikolai Berdyaev
 
Nikolai BerdyaevNikolai Berdyaev
 

Lev ShestovLev Shestov
31 January 1866
philosopher, university teacher
Alexander BlokAlexander Blok
 

Ivan IlyinIvan Ilyin
 

Fyodor TyutchevFyodor Tyutchev
23 November 1803
writer, poet, diplomat, philosopher
Helena RoerichHelena Roerich
12 February 1879
Russian writer

Andrei BelyAndrei Bely
14 October 1880
poet, writer, autobiographer,playwright, literary
Nikolai Fyodorovich FyodorovNikolai Fyodorovich Fyodorov
26 May 1829
philosopher, librarian

Konstantin PobedonostsevKonstantin Pobedonostsev
21 May 1827
jurist, politician, philosopher

Vladimir SolovyovVladimir Solovyov
28 January 1853
Philosopher