Throughout history, there have been many Russian women leaders who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great Russian female leaders such as Catherine the Great, Valeriya Novodvorskaya, Catherine I of Russia, Anna of Russia, Valentina Matviyenko.
Catherine the GreatCatherine the Great
02 May 1729, Russian
Empress of Russia
Alexandra KollontaiAlexandra Kollontai
31 March 1872, Russian
Revolutionary

Valeriya NovodvorskayaValeriya Novodvorskaya
17 May 1950, Russian
Russian Politician

Fanny KaplanFanny Kaplan
10 February 1890, Russian
Revolutionary

Valentina MatviyenkoValentina Matviyenko
07 April 1949, Ukrainian, Russian
Q4379628, Diplomat, Politician

Elvira NabiullinaElvira Nabiullina
29 October 1963, Russian
Economist, Politician, Banker
Vera ZasulichVera Zasulich
08 August 1849, Russian
Writer

Irina RodninaIrina Rodnina
12 September 1949, Russian
Politician

Vera FignerVera Figner
01 July 1852, Russian
Revolutionary
Catherine BreshkovskyCatherine Breshkovsky
25 January 1844, Russian
Political figure

Yelena KondakovaYelena Kondakova
30 March 1957, Russian
Cosmonaut
Marina PopovichMarina Popovich
20 July 1931, Russian
Colonel

Yekaterina KuskovaYekaterina Kuskova
05 December 1869, Russian
Economist

Nadezhda Konstantinovna KrupskayaNadezhda Konstantinovna Krupskaya
26 February 1869, Russian
Revolutionary