Famous Russian Wrestlers

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Maurice Tillet
(Wrestler)

Maurice Tillet
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Birthdate: October 23, 1903
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ural Mountains, Russia
Died: September 4, 1954

Maurice Tillet was a Russian professional wrestler. A two-time AWA World Heavyweight Champion, Tillet was a very successful and popular wrestler at that time. He even appeared as The Swedish Angel in the 1949 American fantasy film Mighty Joe Young. Maurice Tillet was posthumously inducted into the Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame in 2012.

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Aleksandr Karelin
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Birthdate: September 19, 1967
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Novosibirsk, Russia

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The French Angel
(Two-time American Wrestling Association World Heavyweight Champion who became one of the most popular wrestlers of the 1940's.)

The French Angel
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Birthdate: October 23, 1903
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ural Mountains, Russia
Died: September 4, 1954
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Abdulrashid Sadulaev
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Birthdate: May 9, 1996
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Charodinsky District, Russia

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George Hackenschmidt
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Birthdate: August 1, 1877
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Dorpat, Governorate of Livonia, Russian Empire
Died: February 19, 1968

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Zaurbek Sidakov
(Amateur wrestler)

Zaurbek Sidakov
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Birthdate: March 14, 1996
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Beslan, Russia

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Buvaisar Saitiev
(Politician, Wrestler)

Buvaisar Saitiev
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Birthdate: March 11, 1975
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Khasavyurt, Russia
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Adam Saitiev
(Wrestler)

Adam Saitiev
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Birthdate: December 12, 1977
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Khasavyurt, Dagestan, Russia

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Aniuar Geduev
(Wrestler)

Aniuar Geduev
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Birthdate: January 26, 1987
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Psygansu, Russia

 10 
Volk Han
(Mixed martial artist)

Volk Han
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Birthdate: April 15, 1961
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Anchikh, Russia

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Artur Taymazov
(Gold medalist In the 2004 Games in Athens Olympics)

Artur Taymazov
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Birthdate: July 20, 1979
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Nogir, Russia

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Roman Vlasov
(Wrestler)

Roman Vlasov
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Birthdate: October 6, 1990
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Novosibirsk, Russia

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Sharif Sharifov
(Wrestler)

Sharif Sharifov
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Birthdate: November 11, 1988
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Gunukh, Charodinsky District, Dagestan, Russia

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Aleksandr Medved
(Olympic Athlete)

Aleksandr Medved
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Birthdate: September 16, 1937
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bila Tserkva, Ukraine

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Victor Zangiev
(Wrestler)

Victor Zangiev
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Birthdate: May 26, 1962
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kazakh Soviet Socialist Republic

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Khetag Gazyumov
(Amateur wrestler)

Khetag Gazyumov
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Birthdate: April 24, 1983
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Suadag, North Ossetian ASSR, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union

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Beslan Mudranov
(Judo Player, Wrestler)

Beslan Mudranov
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Birthdate: July 7, 1986
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kabardino-Balkarian Republic, Russia

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Sergey Beloglazov
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Birthdate: September 16, 1956
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kaliningrad, Russia

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Mihran Harutyunyan
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Birthdate: March 25, 1989
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Vagharshapat, Armenia

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Ali Isayev
(Amateur wrestler)

Ali Isayev
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Birthdate: December 18, 1983
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Makhachkala, Dagestan, Soviet Union

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Magomed Ibragimov
(Olympic athlete)

Magomed Ibragimov
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Birthdate: July 22, 1974
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Khebda, Dagestan Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic, RSFSR, USSR

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Wakanoho Toshinori
(Sumo wrestler)

Wakanoho Toshinori
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Birthdate: July 8, 1988
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Alagir, North Ossetian Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic North Ossetian ASSR, Soviet Union

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Makharbek Khadartsev
(Former Freestyle Wrestler Champion)

Makharbek Khadartsev
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Birthdate: October 2, 1964
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Alagirsky District, Russia

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Davit Chakvetadze
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Birthdate: October 18, 1992
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kutaisi, Georgia

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Guzel Manyurova
(Amateur wrestler)

Guzel Manyurova
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Birthdate: January 24, 1978
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Saransk, Russia

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Khetag Pliev
(Wrestler)

Khetag Pliev
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Birthdate: February 20, 1984
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Alagir, Russia

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Danil Khalimov
(Wrestler)

Danil Khalimov
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Birthdate: July 6, 1978
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Nizhny Tagil, Russian
Died: October 15, 2020

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Zalina Sidakova
(Wrestler)

Zalina Sidakova
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Birthdate: March 23, 1992
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Vladikavkaz, North Ossetia-Alania, Russia