Famous People From Ukraine
Leon TrotskyLeon Trotsky
(Founder and first leader of the Red Army)

07 November 1879

Wladimir KlitschkoWladimir Klitschko
(Boxer)

25 March 1976

Vasyl LomachenkoVasyl Lomachenko
(Boxer)

17 February 1988

Leonid BrezhnevLeonid Brezhnev

19 December 1906

Joseph ConradJoseph Conrad
(Writer)

03 December 1857

Petro PoroshenkoPetro Poroshenko
(President of Ukraine)

26 September 1965

VitasVitas
(Singer)

19 February 1971

Sergei ProkofievSergei Prokofiev
(Composer and pianist)

23 April 1891

Semion MogilevichSemion Mogilevich
(Criminal)

30 June 1946

Edwin SchlossbergEdwin Schlossberg
(Designer)

19 July 1945

Richard SandrakRichard Sandrak
(Bodybuilder & Martial Artist)

15 April 1992

Vitalii SediukVitalii Sediuk
(Reporter)

14 November 1988

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Vaslav NijinskyVaslav Nijinsky
(Ballet Dancer)

12 March 1889

Valentin ChmerkovskiyValentin Chmerkovskiy
(Dancer)

24 March 1986

Denis StoffDenis Stoff
(Musician)

04 May 1992

Anatoly OnoprienkoAnatoly Onoprienko
(Serial Killer)

25 July 1959

John Demjanjuk John Demjanjuk
(War Criminal)

03 April 1920

Sergey BubkaSergey Bubka
(Pole Vaulter)

04 December 1963

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Anatole LitvakAnatole Litvak
(Director, Screenwriter, Producer)

21 May 1902

Selman WaksmanSelman Waksman
(Discoverer of Streptomycin)

22 July 1888

Georges Charpak Georges Charpak
(Physicist)

01 August 1924

Max PolyakovMax Polyakov
(Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, Scientist)

30 June 1977

Ilya IlyukIlya Ilyuk
(Video Gamer)

24 December 1995

Oleksandr UsykOleksandr Usyk
(Boxer)

17 January 1987

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Vitali KlitschkoVitali Klitschko
(Politician, Boxer, Kickboxer)

19 July 1971

Andriy ShevchenkoAndriy Shevchenko
(Politician)

1976 AD

Viktor YanukovychViktor Yanukovych
(Politician, Engineer, Economist, Racecar driver)

09 July 1950

Viktor YushchenkoViktor Yushchenko
(Economist, Politician, Banker)

23 February 1954

Stepan BanderaStepan Bandera
(Political leader)

01 January 1909

Igor SikorskyIgor Sikorsky
(Aircraft designer)

25 May 1889

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Nestor MakhnoNestor Makhno
(Author)

07 November 1888

Lazar KaganovichLazar Kaganovich
(Politician)

22 November 1893

Maksim ChmerkovskiyMaksim Chmerkovskiy
(Teacher, Choreographer)

17 January 1980

Andriy YarmolenkoAndriy Yarmolenko
(Association football player)

23 October 1989

Mikheil SaakashviliMikheil Saakashvili
(President)

21 December 1967

Paul CelanPaul Celan
(Poet)

23 November 1920

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Grigory ZinovievGrigory Zinoviev
(Actor, Politician)

23 September 1883

Alex LenAlex Len
(Basketball player)

16 June 1993

Ivan AivazovskyIvan Aivazovsky

Oleg of NovgorodOleg of Novgorod
(Prince)

0879 AD

Sergey KarjakinSergey Karjakin
(Chess Grandmaster)

12 January 1990

Yevhen KonoplyankaYevhen Konoplyanka
(Association football player)

29 September 1989

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Taras ShevchenkoTaras Shevchenko
Ignacy Jan PaderewskiIgnacy Jan Paderewski
(Former Prime Minister of Poland)

06 November 1860

Levi EshkolLevi Eshkol
(Politician)

25 October 1895

Sviatoslav RichterSviatoslav Richter
(Pianist)

20 March 1915

Stanislaw UlamStanislaw Ulam
(Mathematician)

13 April 1909

Semyon TimoshenkoSemyon Timoshenko
(Military commander)

18 February 1895

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Sviatoslav I of KievSviatoslav I of Kiev
(Prince)
Verka SerduchkaVerka Serduchka
(Comedian)

02 October 1973

Oleksandr TurchynovOleksandr Turchynov
(Economist, Engineer, Politician)

31 March 1964

Bohdan KhmelnytskyBohdan Khmelnytsky
(Cossack)

1595 AD

Arseniy YatsenyukArseniy Yatsenyuk
(Economist, Politician, Diplomat, Lawyer, Banker)

22 May 1974

Shmuel Yosef AgnonShmuel Yosef Agnon

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Igor VovchanchynIgor Vovchanchyn
(Sportsperson, Kickboxer)

06 August 1973

Igor of KievIgor of Kiev
(Ruler)

0877 AD

Leonid KuchmaLeonid Kuchma
(Politician)

09 August 1938

Nikolay DavydenkoNikolay Davydenko
(tennis player)

02 June 1981

Anatoliy TymoshchukAnatoliy Tymoshchuk
(Association football player)

30 March 1979

Moshe SharettMoshe Sharett
(Politician, Diplomat, Translator)

15 October 1894

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Serhiy RebrovSerhiy Rebrov
(Association football player, Association football manager)

03 June 1974

Sergei BondarchukSergei Bondarchuk
(Actor, Film director, Screenwriter)

25 September 1920

Dmytro ChygrynskiyDmytro Chygrynskiy
(Association football player)

07 November 1986

Vladimir ArnoldVladimir Arnold
(Mathematician, Topologist, Professor, Scientist)

12 June 1937

Ilya EhrenburgIlya Ehrenburg
(Soviet writer)

27 January 1891

Rodion MalinovskyRodion Malinovsky
(politician, officer, writer)

10 November 1898

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Nikolai BerdyaevNikolai Berdyaev
Nikolai BerdyaevNikolai Berdyaev

Alexandr DolgopolovAlexandr Dolgopolov
(Tennis player)

07 November 1988

Roman NeustädterRoman Neustädter
(Footballer)

18 February 1988

Oleg BlokhinOleg Blokhin
(Football player)

05 November 1952

Anatoly DyatlovAnatoly Dyatlov
(Engineer)

03 March 1931

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Andriy PyatovAndriy Pyatov
(Association football player)

28 June 1984

Vyacheslav GlazkovVyacheslav Glazkov
(Boxer)

15 October 1984

Andriy VoroninAndriy Voronin
(Association football player)

21 July 1979

Ivan MazepaIvan Mazepa
(Political figure)

20 March 1639

Yitzhak Ben-ZviYitzhak Ben-Zvi
(Politician, Historian, Writer)

24 November 1884

Leonid KravchukLeonid Kravchuk
(Former President of Ukraine)

10 January 1934

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Leo KannerLeo Kanner
(Psychiatrist)

13 June 1896

Artur KyshenkoArtur Kyshenko
(Kickboxer, Boxer)

14 November 1986

Igor BelanovIgor Belanov
(Soviet-Ukrainian footballer)

25 September 1960