Famous People From Ukraine
Wladimir KlitschkoWladimir Klitschko
25 March 1976
Boxer
John Demjanjuk John Demjanjuk
03 April 1920
War Criminal

Leon TrotskyLeon Trotsky
07 November 1879
Founder and first leader of the Red Army

Vasyl LomachenkoVasyl Lomachenko
17 February 1988
Boxer

Leonid BrezhnevLeonid Brezhnev
19 December 1906
 

Joseph ConradJoseph Conrad
03 December 1857
Writer
Andriy ShevchenkoAndriy Shevchenko
1976 AD
Football Player, Politician

Konstantin ChernenkoKonstantin Chernenko
24 September 1911
General Secretary of the Communist Party of the

Sergei ProkofievSergei Prokofiev
23 April 1891
Composer and pianist
VitasVitas
19 February 1971
Singer

Petro PoroshenkoPetro Poroshenko
26 September 1965
President of Ukraine
Semion MogilevichSemion Mogilevich
30 June 1946
Criminal

Vitalii SediukVitalii Sediuk
14 November 1988
Reporter

Edwin SchlossbergEdwin Schlossberg
19 July 1945
Designer

Richard SandrakRichard Sandrak
15 April 1992
Bodybuilder & Martial Artist

Menachem Mendel SchneersonMenachem Mendel Schneerson
18 April 1902
Rabbi
Sergey BubkaSergey Bubka
04 December 1963
Pole Vaulter

Vaslav NijinskyVaslav Nijinsky
12 March 1889
Ballet Dancer

Valentin ChmerkovskiyValentin Chmerkovskiy
24 March 1986
Dancer

Lazar KaganovichLazar Kaganovich
22 November 1893
Politician
Erwin ChargaffErwin Chargaff
11 August 1905
Biochemist

Oleg of NovgorodOleg of Novgorod
0879 AD
Viking Prince
Anatoly OnoprienkoAnatoly Onoprienko
25 July 1959
Serial Killer

Denis StoffDenis Stoff
04 May 1992
Musician

Selman WaksmanSelman Waksman
22 July 1888
Discoverer of Streptomycin
Anatole LitvakAnatole Litvak
21 May 1902
Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Georges Charpak Georges Charpak
01 August 1924
Physicist
Max PolyakovMax Polyakov
30 June 1977
Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, Scientist

Volodymyr ZelenskiyVolodymyr Zelenskiy
25 January 1978
Politician

Ilya IlyukIlya Ilyuk
24 December 1995
Video Gamer
Anatoly DyatlovAnatoly Dyatlov
03 March 1931
Engineer

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Oleksandr UsykOleksandr Usyk
17 January 1987
Boxer
Vitali KlitschkoVitali Klitschko
19 July 1971
Politician, Boxer, Kickboxer

Louis B. MayerLouis B. Mayer
12 July 1884
Film Producer

Verka SerduchkaVerka Serduchka
02 October 1973
Comedian

Viktor YanukovychViktor Yanukovych
09 July 1950
Politician, Engineer, Economist, Racecar driver
Maksim ChmerkovskiyMaksim Chmerkovskiy
17 January 1980
Teacher, Choreographer
Mikheil SaakashviliMikheil Saakashvili
21 December 1967
President

Stepan BanderaStepan Bandera
01 January 1909
Political leader

Viktor YushchenkoViktor Yushchenko
23 February 1954
Economist, Politician, Banker

Nestor MakhnoNestor Makhno
07 November 1888
Author
Grigory ZinovievGrigory Zinoviev
23 September 1883
Actor, Politician

Alex LenAlex Len
16 June 1993
Basketball player

Ivan AivazovskyIvan Aivazovsky
29 July 1817
Painter

Yaroslav the WiseYaroslav the Wise
0978 AD
Prince

Andriy YarmolenkoAndriy Yarmolenko
23 October 1989
Association football player
Vyacheslav GlazkovVyacheslav Glazkov
15 October 1984
Boxer

Stanislaw UlamStanislaw Ulam
13 April 1909
Mathematician
Sviatoslav RichterSviatoslav Richter
20 March 1915
Pianist

Sergey KarjakinSergey Karjakin
12 January 1990
Chess Grandmaster

Taras ShevchenkoTaras Shevchenko
 
Ignacy Jan PaderewskiIgnacy Jan Paderewski
06 November 1860
Former Prime Minister of Poland

Levi EshkolLevi Eshkol
25 October 1895
Politician
Muhammad AsadMuhammad Asad
02 July 1900
Journalist

Semyon TimoshenkoSemyon Timoshenko
18 February 1895
Military commander

Sviatoslav I of KievSviatoslav I of Kiev
Prince

Bohdan KhmelnytskyBohdan Khmelnytsky
1595 AD
Cossack

Leonid KravchukLeonid Kravchuk
10 January 1934
Former President of Ukraine
Yevhen KonoplyankaYevhen Konoplyanka
29 September 1989
Association football player

Leonid KuchmaLeonid Kuchma
09 August 1938
Politician

Igor VovchanchynIgor Vovchanchyn
06 August 1973
Sportsperson, Kickboxer

Andriy PyatovAndriy Pyatov
28 June 1984
Association football player
Paul CelanPaul Celan
23 November 1920
Poet

Oleksandr TurchynovOleksandr Turchynov
31 March 1964
Economist, Engineer, Politician
Theodosius DobzhanskyTheodosius Dobzhansky
24 January 1900
Geneticist

Igor of KievIgor of Kiev
0877 AD
Ruler

Andriy VoroninAndriy Voronin
21 July 1979
Association football player
Alexandr DolgopolovAlexandr Dolgopolov
07 November 1988
Tennis player

Oleg BlokhinOleg Blokhin
05 November 1952
Football player
Nikolay DavydenkoNikolay Davydenko
02 June 1981
tennis player

Moshe SharettMoshe Sharett
15 October 1894
Politician, Diplomat, Translator

Serhiy RebrovSerhiy Rebrov
03 June 1974
Association football player, Association football
Rodion MalinovskyRodion Malinovsky
10 November 1898
politician, officer, writer

Boris SavinkovBoris Savinkov
31 January 1879
Revolutionary
Vladimir ArnoldVladimir Arnold
12 June 1937
Mathematician, Topologist, Professor, Scientist

Shmuel Yosef AgnonShmuel Yosef Agnon
 

Sergei BondarchukSergei Bondarchuk
25 September 1920
Actor, Film director, Screenwriter

Dmytro ChygrynskiyDmytro Chygrynskiy
07 November 1986
Association football player
Vladimir II MonomakhVladimir II Monomakh
26 May 1053
Prince of Kiev
Leo KannerLeo Kanner
13 June 1896
Psychiatrist

Anatoliy TymoshchukAnatoliy Tymoshchuk
30 March 1979
Association football player

Vitaly PotapenkoVitaly Potapenko
21 April 1975
basketball player, basketball coach

Ilya EhrenburgIlya Ehrenburg
27 January 1891
Soviet writer
Nikolai BerdyaevNikolai Berdyaev
 

Nikolai BerdyaevNikolai Berdyaev
 

Adolf AnderssenAdolf Anderssen
06 July 1818
Chess player, Non-fiction writer

Arseniy YatsenyukArseniy Yatsenyuk
22 May 1974
Economist, Politician, Diplomat, Lawyer, Banker

Yitzhak Ben-ZviYitzhak Ben-Zvi
24 November 1884
Politician, Historian, Writer
Igor BelanovIgor Belanov
25 September 1960
Soviet-Ukrainian footballer

Oleg SalenkoOleg Salenko
25 October 1969
Footballer
Artur KyshenkoArtur Kyshenko
14 November 1986
Kickboxer, Boxer

Ivan MazepaIvan Mazepa
20 March 1639
Political figure
Nikolai PodgornyNikolai Podgorny
18 February 1903
Statesman
Vladimir I of KievVladimir I of Kiev
0958 AD
Prince