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
Founder and first leader of the Red Army

Leo TolstoyLeo Tolstoy
09 September 1828
 

Fyodor DostoevskyFyodor Dostoevsky
11 November 1821
Russian novelist

Helena BlavatskyHelena Blavatsky
12 August 1831
Philosopher

 Peter KropotkinPeter Kropotkin
09 December 1842
Philosopher & Activist
Mikhail BakuninMikhail Bakunin
30 May 1814
Philosopher

Mikhail BakhtinMikhail Bakhtin
17 November 1895
Philosopher

Alexander HerzenAlexander Herzen
06 April 1812
Father of Russian socialism
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

Nikolai BerdyaevNikolai Berdyaev
 

Nikolai BerdyaevNikolai Berdyaev
 

Lev ShestovLev Shestov
31 January 1866
philosopher, university teacher

Alexander BlokAlexander Blok
28 November 1880
Poet
Pavel FlorenskyPavel Florensky
22 January 1882
Theologian

Ivan IlyinIvan Ilyin
 

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

Helena RoerichHelena Roerich
12 February 1879
Russian writer
Konstantin PobedonostsevKonstantin Pobedonostsev
21 May 1827
jurist, politician, philosopher

Nikolai Fyodorovich FyodorovNikolai Fyodorovich Fyodorov
09 June 1829
Philosopher
Vasily RozanovVasily Rozanov
02 May 1856
Writer

Johann Christoph GottschedJohann Christoph Gottsched
02 February 1700
Philosopher

Peter StruvePeter Struve
07 February 1870
Economist
Fyodor ShcherbatskoyFyodor Shcherbatskoy
19 September 1866
Scholar

Mikhail ShcherbatovMikhail Shcherbatov
22 July 1733
Statesman
Stanisław LeśniewskiStanisław Leśniewski
30 March 1886
Mathematician

Antiochus KantemirAntiochus Kantemir
08 September 1708
Poet

Theophan ProkopovichTheophan Prokopovich
18 June 1681
Theologian
Abram DeborinAbram Deborin
16 June 1881
Philosopher

Vladimir SolovyovVladimir Solovyov
28 January 1853
Philosopher
Viktor AfanasyevViktor Afanasyev
18 November 1922
Politician

Nikolay Onufriyevich LosskyNikolay Onufriyevich Lossky
06 December 1870
Philosopher