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List of Famous Russian People

The People within this list are usually native to the country however sometimes we may have included those that have either lived within the country for most of their adult life or have made a significant contribution to the country in their personal endeavours.

Famous Russian People are in the following Categories

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Monarchs
Rurik, ruler of NovgorodOleg “the Seer”, conqueror of Kiev and founder of Kievan Rus’
Igor “the Old”Olga, the first woman ruler of Rus’
Vladimir I “the Great”Yaroslav I “the Wise”
Yury I “the Long-Handed”, founder of MoscowVladimir II Monomakh, defender of Rus’ from Cuman nomads
Vsevolod “the Big Nest”Andrey I “Bogolyubsky”
Alexander Nevsky, Prince of Novgorod and Grand Prince of VladimirIvan I “the Moneybag”
Dmitry Donskoy, saint and war heroSimeon “the Proud”
Ivan IV, the first Tsar of RussiaIvan III “the Great”
False Dmitriy IBoris Godunov
False Dmitry IIVasili IV Shuisky
Peter I “the Great”, the first Russian EmperorMikhail, the first Romanov monarch
Elizabeth, “the Merry Empress”Catherine I, the first Russian Empress
Catherine II “the Great”Alexander I, the first Russian King of Poland and the first Russian Grand Duke of Finland.
Alexander II “the Liberator”Nicholas II, the last actual emperor

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Orthodox leaders
Metropolitan AlexiusPatriarch Alexy I
Patriarch Alexy IIMetropolitan Isidore
Patriarch KirillPatriarch Job
Metropolitan MacariusPatriarch Nikon
Metropolitan PhilaretPatriarch Philaret
Patriarch SergiusPatriarch Pimen
Patriarch Tikhon

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Siberian explorers
Vladimir AtlasovIvan Chersky
Semyon DezhnyovKurbat Ivanov
Pyotr BeketovYerofey Khabarov
Stepan KrasheninnikovAlexander Middendorf
Nicolae MilescuIvan Moskvitin
Nikolay Muravyov-AmurskyNikolay Muravyov-Amursky
Gennady NevelskoyVladimir Obruchev
Maksim PerfilyevFedot Popov
Vassili PoyarkovDemid Pyanda
Semyon RemezovYermak Timofeyevich
Nikolay ShkotPrimorsky Krai
Alexander SibiryakovVasily Tatishchev
Tatyana UstinovaYermak Timofeyevich

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Travellers in the tropics
Nicholai Miklukho-MaklaiGrigory Langsdorf
Afanasy NikitinYuri Senkevich
Wilhelm JunkerAfanasy Nikitin
Alexander Bulatovich

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Polar explorers
Pyotr AnjouSemion Chelyuskin
Faddey BellingshausenArtur Chilingarov
Vitus BeringGeorgy Brusilov
Valery ChkalovSemyon Dezhnyov
Chukchi PeninsulaYakov Gakkel
Matvei GedenschtromMaria Klenova
Ernst KrenkelDmitry Laptev
Artur ChilingarovFyodor Litke
Khariton LaptevMikhail Lazarev
Stepan MakarovStepan Malygin
Alexander MiddendorfIvan Nagurski
Dmitry OvtsynMikhail Lazarev
Pyotr PakhtusovIvan Papanin
Vasili PronchishchevFedot Popov
Maria PronchishchevaVladimir Rusanov
Anatoly SagalevichRudolf Samoylovich
Yakov SannikovIvan Papanin
Otto SchmidtGeorgy Sedov
Pyotr ShirshovAlexander Sibiryakov
Mikhail SomovEduard Toll
Alexey TryoshnikovYevgeny Tolstikov
Eduard TollNikolay Urvantsev
Georgy UshakovBoris Vilkitsky
Vladimir VizeVladimir Voronin
Ferdinand Wrangel

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Land transport developers
Fyodor Blinov,Cherepanov
Ivan ElmanovIvan Kulibin
Yury LomonosovPavel Melnikov
Fyodor PirotskyLeonty Shamshurenkov
Pyotr Shilovsky

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Naval engineers
Rostislav AlexeyevVladimir Yourkevitch
Rostislav AlexeyevAnatoly Alexandrov
Mikhail BritnevStefan Drzewiecki
Boris JacobiAlexei Krylov
Fyodor LitkeVladimir Yourkevitch
Stepan MakarovVictor Makeyev
Pavel SchillingIgor Spassky

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Structural engineers
Nikolai BelelyubskyVladimir Shukhov
Agustín de BetancourtVladimir Barmin
Akinfiy DemidovAlexey Dushkin
Nikolai NikitinAlexander Hrennikoff
Lavr ProskuryakovVladimir Shukhov

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Electrical Engineers
Zhores AlferovMikhail Dolivo-Dobrovolsky
Nikolay BenardosBoris Jacobi
Konstantin KhrenovAlexander Lodygin
Oleg LosevVasily Petrov
Fyodor PirotskyAlexander Poniatoff
Pavel YablochkovGeorg Wilhelm Richmann
Pavel YablochkovPavel Schilling
Aleksandr StoletovNikolay Slavyanov

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IT developers
Georgy Adelson-VelskyBoris Babaian
Anatoly KaratsubaVictor Glushkov
Sergey BrinNikolay Brusentsov
Mikhail DonskoyYevgeny Kaspersky
Leonid KhachiyanSemen Korsakov
Evgeny LandisVladimir Levenshtein
Sergey LebedevAlexey Pajitnov
Alexey PajitnovEugene Roshal
Vladimir LevenshteinValentin Turchin
Willgodt Theophil OdhnerDavid Yang

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Communication engineers
Hovannes AdamianLeonid Kupriyanovich
Alexander PopovOleg Losev
Boris RosingAlexander Popov
Vladimir ZworykinPavel Schilling
Leon Theremin

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Musical instrument makers
Leon ThereminAndrei Sychra
Yevgeny MurzinMotorins Ivan his son Mikhail
Vasily AndreyevVladimir Baranov-Rossine

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Legendary and folk heroes
Alyosha PopovichDobrynya Nikitich
Ilya MurometsIlya Muromets
Ivan TsarevichIvan the Fool
Nikita the FurrierSadko
SvyatogorVasilisa the Beautiful

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Basketball
Kirill PishchalnikovAndrei Kirilenko
Alexander GomelskyDavid Blatt

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Chess players
Alexander AlekhineYuri Averbakh
Leonid YudasinBoris Spassky
Vasily SmyslovVyacheslav Ragozin
Andor LilienthalGrigory Levenfish
Vladimir KramnikVictor Korchnoi
Garry KasparovAnatoly Karpov
Mikhail BotvinnikSemen Furman
Mikhail Chigorin

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Gymnasts
Nikolai AndrianovYelena Davydova
Svetlana KhorkinaYevgeniya Kanayeva
Sofia MuratovaAliya Mustafina
Alexei NemovNatalia Shaposhnikova
Yelena Shushunova

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Association football players
Vladimir BeschastnykhKonstantin Beskov
Andrei ArshavinGrigori Bogemsky
Dmitri AlenichevValentin Bubukin
Igor AkinfeevLeonid Buryak
Andrei GalyanovValentin Ivanov
Gavriil KachalinAndrei Kanchelskis
Valery KarpinDmitri Kharine
Aleksandr MostovoiIgor Netto
Viktor OnopkoSergei Ovchinnikov
Roman PavlyuchenkoOleg Salenko
Boris RazinskyMordechai Spiegler
Yuri ZhirkovEduard Streltsov
Andrey TikhonovLev Yashin
Valery VoroninTikhon Zelenskiy

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Weightlifters
Leonid ZhabotinskyArkady Vorobyov
Yuri VlasovVasily Alexeev

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Sculptors and jewellers
Mikhail AnikushinPeter Clodt
Mihail ChemiakinVasily Demut-Malinovsky
Peter Carl FabergéNaum Gabo
Mikhail GerasimovIlya Kabakov
Peter Carl FabergéVyacheslav Klykov
Sergey KonenkovMikhail Kozlovsky
Ivan MartosVera Mukhina
Mikhail MikeshinErnst Neizvestny
Alexander OpekushinBoris Orlovsky
Nikolai TomskyYevgeny Vuchetich
Zurab Tsereteli

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Painters
Ivan AivazovskyFedor Alekseev
Ivan ArgunovLéon Bakst
Alexandre BenoisIvan Bilibin
Victor Borisov-MusatovVladimir Borovikovsky
Karl BriullovMarc Chagall
Pavel ChistyakovAlexander Deyneka
DionisyAndrey Esionov
Karp ZolotaryovSimon Ushakov
Vladimir FavorskyNikolai Ge
Pavel FedotovWassily Kandinsky
Feofan GrekAlexander Ivanov
Sergey IvanovWassily Kandinsky
Orest KiprenskyKonstantin Korovin
Ivan KramskoiBoris Kustodiev
Mikhail LarionovAlexey Leonov
Rafail Sergeevich LevitskyEl Lissitzky
Kazimir MalevichKonstantin Makovsky
Kazimir MalevichSergey Malyutin
Vladimir MayakovskyMikhail Nesterov
Ilya RepinIvan Nikitin
Vasily PerovKuzma Petrov-Vodkin
Vasily PolenovIlya Repin
Alexander RodchenkoNicholas Roerich
Ilya RepinAlexander Rodchenko
Nicholas RoerichRoerich Pact
Feodor VasilyevAndrei Rublev
Vasily TropininIsrael Tsvaygenbaum
Vasily SurikovKonstantin Somov
Ivan ShishkinTaras Shevchenko
Zinaida SerebriakovaValentin Serov
Andrei RyabushkinAlexei Savrasov
Viktor VasnetsovAlexey Venetsianov
Zinaida SerebriakovaVasily Vereshchagin
Mikhail VrubelNikolai Yaroshenko
Pyotr Zakharov-ChechenetsLeon Zernitsky

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Modern musicians, singers and bands
Sasha ArgovEduard Khil
Dima BilanYuri Antonov
Lena KatinaSergey Lazarev
Natalia O’SheaOriga
Aleksandra PakhmutovaAlla Pugacheva
Andrey ShibkoValery Leontiev
Viktor TsoiJulia Volkova
Vladimir VysotskyKREC

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Classical composers and musicians
Alexander Vasilyevich AlexandrovAlexander Borodin
Anton ArenskySergei Bortkiewicz
Mily BalakirevValeri Brainin
Emil GilelsMikhail Glinka
Alexander GlazunovAlexander Gretchaninoff
Vladimir HorowitzDmitry Kabalevsky
Aram KhachaturianLeonid Kogan
Anatoly Konstantinovich LyadovTikhon Khrennikov
Boris KozhevnikovSergei Lyapunov
Nikolai MedtnerNikolai Myaskovsky
Gregor PiatigorskyMikhail Pletnev
Sergei RachmaninoffSergei Prokofiev
Sviatoslav RichterVadim Repin
Nikolai Rimsky-KorsakovMstislav Rostropovich
Gennady RozhdestvenskyNikolai Rubinstein
Vasily Ilyich SafonovAlfred Schnittke
Alexander ScriabinAlexander Serov
Dmitri ShostakovichRodion Shchedrin
Igor StravinskyVissarion Shebalin
Regina SpektorSergey Taneyev
Georgy SviridovMikael Tariverdiev
Aleksandr TaneyevPyotr Tchaikovsky
Alexander TcherepninBoris Tchaikovsky
Galina UstvolskayaMaxim Vengerov

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Theatre Directors
Michael ChekhovAnatoly Efros
Yury LyubimovVladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko
Konstantin StanislavskiYevgeny Vakhtangov
Fyodor Volkov

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Navy
Pavel NakhimovJosé de Ribas
Andrey PopovGrand Duke Alexei Alexandrovich
Grand Duke Konstantin NikolayevichAlexei Senyavin
Naum SenyavinDmitry Senyavin
Jean de TraversayGrigory Spiridov
Fyodor UshakovVladimir Tributs
Vasily ZavoykoIvan Yumashev
Stepan MakarovMatija Zmajević
Vasily ChichagovFyodor Apraksin
Cornelius CruysFyodor Dubasov
Sergey GorshkovSamuel Greig
Ivan GrigorovichVladimir Istomin
Vladimir KornilovAleksandr Kolchak
Nikolay KuznetsovNikolay Krabbe
Pavel NakhimovMikhail Lazarev

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Army
Mikhail AnnenkovRoman Bagration
Ivan BagramyanAleksandr Baryatinsky
Vasily BlücherAlexander Bekovich-Cherkassky
Aleksei BrusilovMaria Bochkareva
Semyon BudyonnyVasily Chapayev
Mikhail ChernyayevVasily Chuikov
Anton DenikinDenis Davydov
Hans Karl von Diebitsch-ZabalkanskyMikhail Petrovich Dolgorukov
Nadezhda DurovaAlexander Gorbatyi-Shuisky
Leonid GovorovAndrei Grechko
Ivan GudovichIosif Gurko
Mikhail FrunzeKonstantin Kaufmann
Lavr KornilovIvan Konev
Mikhail KutuzovNikolay Krylov
Andrey KurbskyPeter Lacy
Rodion MalinovskyAlexander Matrosov
Aleksandr MenshikovKirill Meretskov
Kuzma MininMikhail Miloradovich
Burkhard Christoph von MünnichRodion Oslyabya
Semyon Andreevich PugachovFabian Gottlieb von Osten-Sacken
Ivan PaskevichIvan Panfilov
Lyudmila PavlichenkoIvan Paskevich
Grigory Potyomkin-TavricheskyAlexander Peresvet
Alexander ProzorovskyDmitry Pozharsky
Anikita RepninNikolay Raevsky
Nicholas RepninKonstantin Rokossovsky
Grigory RomodanovskyGrand Duke Nicholas Nikolaevich
Pyotr Rumyantsev-ZadunayskyPyotr Saltykov
Igor SergeyevRoza Shanina
Boris ShaposhnikovAleksei Shein
Boris SheremetevIvan Sidorenko
Mikhail SkobelevSergei Sokolov
Alexander SuvorovVasily Sokolovsky
Alexander SuvorovFyodor Tolbukhin
Semyon TimoshenkoMichael Barclay de Tolly
Mikhail TukhachevskyGennady Troshev
Dmitriy UstinovAleksandr Vasilevsky
Vera VoloshinaMikhail Vorontsov
Eduard TotlebenMikhail Vorotynsky
Peter WittgensteinIvan Yakubovsky
Aleksey YermolovAndrey Yeryomenko
Vasily ZaytsevYunus-bek Yevkurov
Georgy Zhukov

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Soviet leaders and statesmen
Nikolai BukharinNikolai Bulganin
Nikolai YezhovFeliks Dzerzhinsky
Mikhail GorbachevMikhail Kalinin
Nikita KhrushchevAlexei Kosygin
Vladimir LeninAnatoly Lunacharsky
Georgy MalenkovVyacheslav Molotov
Yakov SverdlovMikhail Suslov
Gennady Yanayev

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Presidents and contemporary politicians
Dmitriy AbramenkovViktor Chernomyrdin
Yegor GaidarBoris Gryzlov
Mikhail FradkovSergei Kiriyenko
Yury LuzhkovValentina Matviyenko
Dmitry MedvedevSergei Mironov
Yevgeny PrimakovVladimir Putin
Anatoly SobchakSergei Stepashin
Boris YeltsinVladimir Zhirinovsky
Gennady Zyuganov

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Orthodox saints
Alexander NevskyAndrei Rublev
Anthony of KievBasil Fool for Christ
Boris and GlebTsarevich Dmitry
Dmitry DonskoyFeodor Kuzmich
Ioakim KorsunianinMaximus the Greek
John of Shanghai and San FranciscoNicholas II of Russia
Nicholas of JapanOlga of Kiev
SavvatiySergius of Radonezh
Vladimir I of Kiev

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Explorers of Russian America
Alexander BaranovIvan Fyodorov
Vitus BeringMikhail Gvozdev
Otto von KotzebueAleksei Chirikov
Grigory ShelikhovGavriil Pribylov
Nikolai RezanovGavriil Sarychev
Grigory ShelikhovLavrenty Zagoskin
Nikolai RezanovGavriil Sarychev
Grigory ShelikhovLavrenty Zagoskin

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Circumnavigators
Faddey BellingshausenLudwig von Hagemeister
Fyodor KonyukhovOtto von Kotzebue
Ivan KruzenshternMikhail Lazarev
Yuri LisyanskyFyodor Litke
Konstantin PosyetNikolai Rezanov
Vasily ZavoykoYevfimy Putyatin
Fyodor TolstoyNikolai Rezanov
Ivan UnkovskyFerdinand Wrangel

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Explorers of Central Asia
Pyotr Semyonov-Tyan-ShanskyAlexander Nevsky
Gombojab TsybikovNicholas Roerich
Nikolai PrzhevalskyGrigory Potanin
Ivan PetlinPyotr Kozlov
Nikolai KorzhenevskiyGrigory Grumm-Grzhimaylo
Alexey Fedchenko,Alexander Bekovich-Cherkassky

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Cosmonauts
Boris YegorovVladimir Titov
Aleksei Yeliseyev,Gherman Titov
Anatoly SolovyevValentina Tereshkova
Svetlana SavitskayaVitaly Sevastyanov
Pavel PopovichValeri Polyakov
Andrian NikolayevMusa Manarov
Aleksei LeonovVladimir Komarov
Sergei KrikalyovYevgeny Khrunov
Yuri GagarinKonstantin Feoktistov
Valery BykovskyGeorgy Beregovoy
Pavel Belyayev

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Polymath inventors
Leon ThereminVladimir Shukhov
Peter the GreatAndrey Nartov
Mikhail LomonosovIvan Kulibin
Genrich Altshuller

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Weaponry makers
Vladimir UtkinFedor Tokarev
Ivan VyrodkovVladimir Simonov
Aleksandr PorokhovschikovAndrei Sakharov
Andrey NartovSergey Nepobedimy
Alexander NadiradzeSergey Mosin
Alexander MorozovNestor Makhno
Victor MakeyevNikolai Lebedenko
Mikhail KoshkinSergei Korolyov
Leonid GobyatoYuly Khariton
Vladimir FyodorovIvan Fyodorov
Vasily DegtyaryovAndrey Chokhov

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Aerospace engineers
Rostislav AlexeyevOleg Antonov,
Georgy BabakinVladimir Barmin
Robert BartiniAlexander Bereznyak
Georgy BerievGeorgy Bothezat
Vladimir ChelomeyValentyn Glushko
Evgeniy ChertovskyNicolas Florine
Valentyn GlushkoMikhail Gurevich
Pyotr GrushinSergey Ilyushin
Sergei KorolyovAleksei Isaev
Mstislav KeldyshKerim Kerimov
Nikolay KamovAlexander Kemurdzhian
Nikolai KibalchichGleb Kotelnikov
Sergei KorolevGleb Kotelnikov
Semyon LavochkinGleb Lozino-Lozinskiy
Mikhail LomonosovArkhip Lyulka
Gleb KotelnikovMikhail Lomonosov
Gleb Lozino-LozinskiyArkhip Lyulka
Victor MakeyevArtem Mikoyan
Mikhail MilAlexander Mozhaysky
Alexander NadiradzeNikolai Polikarpov
Alexander Procofieff de SeverskyGuy Severin
Igor SikorskyBoris Shavyrin
Pavel SukhoiVladimir Syromyatnikov
Konstantin TsiolkovskyAlexei Tupolev
Andrei TupolevAlexander Yakovlev
Vladimir VakhmistrovFriedrich Zander
Nikolai Zhukovsky

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Optics and photography pioneers
Franz AepinusDmitry Maksutov
Nikolay BasovYuri Denisyuk
Ivan KulibinSergey Levitsky
Mikhail LomonosovAlexander Makarov
Dmitry MaksutovSergey Prokudin-Gorsky
Boris MamyrinAlexander Prokhorov
Sergey Prokudin-GorskyYevgeny Zavoisky

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Miscellaneous inventors
Vitaly AbalakovAlexandre Alexeieff
Lisitsyns familySergey Malyutin
Anatoly KharlampievSergey Malyutin
Vera MukhinaLucien Olivier
Ivan PolzunovFranz San Galli
Ida RosenthalAlexander Sablukov
Franz San GalliYefim Smolin
Viktor VasnetsovLudwik Zamenhof

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Activists and revolutionaries
Vera Markovna Karelina

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Boxers
Boris LagutinAlexander Povetkin
Oleg MaskaevNatascha Ragosina
Dmitry PirogShamil Sabirov
Oleg SaitovAleksei Tishchenko
Kostya TszyuNikolai Valuev

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Fencers
Iosif VitebskiyEduard Vinokurov
David TyshlerSergey Sharikov
Yakov RylskyMark Rakita
Mark MidlerMaria Mazina

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Figure skaters
Ludmila BelousovaEkaterina Gordeeva
Aleksandr GorelikSergei Grinkov
Evgeni PlushenkoGennadi Karponossov
Maxim StaviskiOleg Protopopov
Irina SlutskayaAlexei Urmanov
Alexei Yagudin

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Ice hockey players
Maxim AfinogenovValeri Bure
Yevgeny BabichPavel Datsyuk
Ilya BryzgalovVitaly Davydov
Pavel BureSergei Gonchar
Sergei FedorovViacheslav Fetisov
Nikolai KhabibulinValeri Kharlamov
Vladimir KonstantinovIlya Kovalchuk
Alexei KovalevVyacheslav Kozlov
Oleg KvashaAlfred Kuchevsky
Yuri LyapkinIgor Larionov
Evgeni MalkinSergei Makarov
Andrei MarkovBoris Mikhailov
Alexander OvechkinAlexander Radulov
Semyon VarlamovVladimir Vladimirovich Petrov
Alexei PonikarovskyAlexander Semin
Alexander YakushevVladislav Tretiak
Alexie YashinYevgeni Zimin
Viktor ZingerSergei Zubov

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Tennis players
Vera ZvonarevaElena Dementieva
Nikolay DavydenkoYevgeny Kafelnikov
Svetlana KuznetsovaAnna Kournikova
Daniel PrennAnastasia Myskina
Dinara SafinaMarat Safin
Maria Sharapova

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Architects
Aloisio da MilanoAloisio the New
Alexander BrullovGavriil Baranovsky
Vasily BazhenovJoseph Bové
Vincenzo BrennaCharles Cameron
Alberto CavosYury Felten
Alexey DushkinYury Felten
Aristotile FioravantiIvan Fomin
Moisei GinzburgDavid Grimm
Alexander KokorinovMatvei Kazakov
Roman KleinAuguste de Montferrand
Arkady MordvinovFyodor Kon
Nikolai LadovskyNikolay Lvov
Konstantin MelnikovGeorg Johann Mattarnovy
Nikolai NikitinBartolomeo Rastrelli
Vyacheslav OltarzhevskyPetrok Maly
Anatoly PolyanskyAlexander Pomerantsev
Giacomo QuarenghiBartolomeo Rastrelli
Antonio RinaldiCarlo Rossi
Lev RudnevFyodor Schechtel
Vladimir ShchukoAleksey Shchusev
Vladimir SherwoodVladimir Shukhov
Konstantin ThonPietro Antonio Solari
Vasily StasovAndrei Stackenschneider
Ivan StarovVladimir Tatlin
Konstantin ThonDomenico Trezzini
Andrey VoronikhinVesnin brothers
Andrey VoronikhinPostnik Yakovlev
Andreyan ZakharovMikhail Zemtsov

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Fashion models
Alena ShishkovaOxana Fedorova
Irina AntonenkoKsenia Kahnovich
Polina KouklinaTatiana Kovylina
Irina KulikovaElena Melnik
Sasha PivovarovaNatasha Polevshchikova
Vlada RoslyakovaInna Zobova
Anne VyalitsynaNatalia Vodianova
Daria StrokousNatasha Stefanenko
Tatiana SorokkoKatya Shchekina
Irina ShaykhlislamovaAnna Selezneva

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Opera and choir singers
Nikolay BaskovFeodor Chaliapin
Evgeny BelyaevAnna Netrebko
Elena PankratovaVladimir Rosing
Elizabeth SandunovaDmitri Hvorostovsky

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Radio and TV people
Joe AdamovMaxim Galkin
Nikolai FomenkoIgor Kirillov
Mikhail LeontyevVladislav Listyev
Alexander MaslyakovYevgeny Petrosyan
Yuri SenkevichKseniya Sobchak
Roman TrakhtenbergVladimir Turchinsky
Ivan Urgant,Vladimir Voroshilov
Leonid YakubovichAnatoly Wasserman
Mikhail Zadornov

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Ballet dancers and choreographers
Irina BaronovaPavel Gerdt
Mikhail BaryshnikovAlexander Godunov
Sergei DiaghilevTamara Karsavina
Irina DvorovenkoMathilde Kschessinska
Michel FokineNatalia Makarova
Elizaveta Gerdtivan Novikoff
Vaslav NijinskyRudolf Nureyev
Anna Pavlova,Valery Panov
Olga PreobrajenskaMaya Plisetskaya
Yuri SolovievTatiana Riabouchinska
Galina UlanovaAgrippina Vaganova

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Film directors and animators
Fyodor BondarchukAlexander Dovzhenko
Grigori ChukhraiVasily Goncharov
Pavel ChukhraiSergei Eisenstein
Leonid GaidaiRoman Kachanov
Andrei KonchalovskyFjodor Khitruk
Elem KlimovLev Kuleshov
Grigori KozintsevAleksandr Petrov
Aleksandr PtushkoYakov Protazanov
Eldar RyazanovMikhail Romm
Karen ShakhnazarovVasily Shukshin
Alexander SokurovGenndy Tartakovsky
Ladislas StarevichAndrei Tarkovsky
Dziga Vertov

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Actors
Vera AlentovaSergei Bodrov, Jr
Sergei BondarchukYul Brynner
Leonid FilatovArmen Dzhigarkhanyan
Lila KedrovaMilla Jovovich
Helen MirrenNikita Mikhalkov
Lubov OrlovaMarina Orlova
Tatiana SamoylovaArkady Raikin
Fyodor VolkovNatalie Wood
Natalie Wood

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Air Force
Yekaterina BudanovaValery Chkalov
Mikhail DevyatayevNikolai Gastello
Alexander GolovanovSergey Gritsevets
Valentina GrizodubovaMikhail Gromov
Vladimir IlyushinNikolai Kamanin
Vladimir KokkinakiAlexander Kazakov
Ivan KozhedubPavel Kutakhov
Sigizmund LevanevskyIvan Kozhedub
Anatoly LiapidevskyIvan Nagurski
Lydia LitvyakAlexey Maresyev
Pyotr NesterovAlexander Novikov
Yevgeny PepelyaevViktor Pokrovsky
Alexander PokryshkinGeorgy Prokofiev
Viktor PugachyovEndel Puusepp
Marina RaskovaYevgeniya Rudneva
Yevgeniya ShakhovskayaLev Shestakov
Mark ShevelevYakov Smushkevich
Nelson StepanyanNikolay Sutyagin
Andrey VitrukVictor Talalikhin
Mikhail VodopianovYekaterina Zelenko

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Economists and sociologists
Alexander ChayanovGeorges Gurvitch
Leonid KantorovichNikolai Kondratiev
Andrey KorotayevGleb Krzhizhanovsky
Simon KuznetsVladimir Lenin
Evsei LibermanWassily Leontief
Vasily NemchinovPitirim Sorokin
Stanislav Strumilin

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Biologists and palaeontologists
Johann Friedrich AdamKarl Baer
Nikolai BernsteinAndrey Bolotov
Alexander ChizhevskyAndrey Famintsyn
Yuri FilipchenkoJohann Georg Gmelin
Alexander GurwitschIlya Ivanov
Dmitry IvanovskyGeorgii Karpechenko
Nikolai KoltsovVladimir Komarov
Ilya MechnikovKonstantin Merezhkovsky
Victor MotschulskySergei Navashin
Ivan MichurinAlexander Middendorf
Alexey OlovnikovAleksandr Oparin
Heinz Christian PanderPeter Simon Pallas
Ivan PavlovVladimir Pravdich-Neminsky
Carl SchmidtBoris Schwanwitsch
Ivan SechenovGeorg Wilhelm Steller
Steller’s eiderLina Stern
Armen TakhtajanKliment Timiryazev
Lev TsenkovskyMikhail Tsvet
Sergey VinogradskyIvan Yefremov
Sergey Zimov

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