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
(Empress of Russia)

02 May 1729

Russian

Valeriya NovodvorskayaValeriya Novodvorskaya
(Russian Politician)

17 May 1950

Russian

Catherine I of RussiaCatherine I of Russia
(Former Emperor of All Russia)

15 April 1684

Russian

Anna of RussiaAnna of Russia
(Former Emperor of All Russia)

07 February 1693

Russian

Alexandra KollontaiAlexandra Kollontai
(Politician, Diplomat, Feminist)

31 March 1872

Russian

Valentina MatviyenkoValentina Matviyenko
(Q4379628, Diplomat, Politician)

07 April 1949

Ukrainian,Russian

Elvira NabiullinaElvira Nabiullina
(Economist, Politician, Banker)

29 October 1963

Russian

Nadezhda Konstantinovna KrupskayaNadezhda Konstantinovna Krupskaya
(Revolutionary)

26 February 1869

Russian