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
Former Premier of the Soviet Union
Leon TrotskyLeon Trotsky
07 November 1879
Politician

Leo TolstoyLeo Tolstoy
09 September 1828
 

Helena BlavatskyHelena Blavatsky
12 August 1831
Philosopher

 Peter KropotkinPeter Kropotkin
09 December 1842
Philosopher & Activist

Mikhail BakuninMikhail Bakunin
30 May 1814
Philosopher
Fyodor DostoevskyFyodor Dostoevsky
11 November 1821
Russian novelist

Mikhail BakhtinMikhail Bakhtin
17 November 1895
Philosopher

Alexander HerzenAlexander Herzen
06 April 1812
Father of Russian socialism
Aleksandr DuginAleksandr Dugin
07 January 1962
Analyst

Nicholas RoerichNicholas Roerich
09 October 1874
Philosopher, Painter, Choreographer, Writer,
Alexander BogdanovAlexander Bogdanov
22 August 1873
Physician

P. D. OuspenskyP. D. Ouspensky
04 March 1878
philosopher, writer

Vladimir SolovyovVladimir Solovyov
28 January 1853
Philosopher

Nikolai BerdyaevNikolai Berdyaev
 

Nikolai BerdyaevNikolai Berdyaev
 
Lev ShestovLev Shestov
31 January 1866
philosopher, university teacher

Alexander BlokAlexander Blok
28 November 1880
Poet

Ivan IlyinIvan Ilyin
 

Konstantin PobedonostsevKonstantin Pobedonostsev
21 May 1827
jurist, politician, philosopher
Nikolai Fyodorovich FyodorovNikolai Fyodorovich Fyodorov
09 June 1829
Philosopher

Pavel FlorenskyPavel Florensky
22 January 1882
Theologian
Helena RoerichHelena Roerich
12 February 1879
Russian writer

Fyodor TyutchevFyodor Tyutchev
23 November 1803
writer, poet, diplomat, philosopher

Vasily RozanovVasily Rozanov
02 May 1856
Writer
Peter StruvePeter Struve
07 February 1870
Economist

Johann Christoph GottschedJohann Christoph Gottsched
02 February 1700
Philosopher
Nikolay Onufriyevich LosskyNikolay Onufriyevich Lossky
06 December 1870
Philosopher

Antiochus KantemirAntiochus Kantemir
08 September 1708
Poet

Ivan KireyevskyIvan Kireyevsky
03 April 1806
Literary Critic
Theophan ProkopovichTheophan Prokopovich
18 June 1681
Theologian

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Stanisław LeśniewskiStanisław Leśniewski
30 March 1886
Mathematician
Fyodor ShcherbatskoyFyodor Shcherbatskoy
19 September 1866
Scholar

Abram DeborinAbram Deborin
16 June 1881
Philosopher

Mikhail ShcherbatovMikhail Shcherbatov
22 July 1733
Statesman

Viktor AfanasyevViktor Afanasyev
18 November 1922
Politician