Modest Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Modest Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Russian: Моде́ст Ильи́ч Чайко́вский; 13 May [O.S. 1 May] 1850–15 January [O.S. 2 January] 1916) was a Russian dramatist, opera libret...
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Anatoliy Koroteyev
Anatoliy Sazonovich Koroteyev (Russian: Анато́лий Сазо́нович Короте́ев; born Jule 22, 1936) is a Soviet and Russian theoretical physicist and academic who contributed significantly to the elaborat...
Sergei Rachmaninoff
Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninoff (Russian: Серге́й Васи́льевич Рахма́ниновъ; [sʲɪrˈɡʲej rɐxˈmanʲɪnəf]; 1 April [O.S. 20 March] 1873 – 28 March 1943) was a Russian composer, pianist, ...
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Vladimir Korolenko
Vladimir Galaktionovich Korolenko (Ukrainian: Володимир Галактионович Короленко, Volodymyr Halaktyonovych Korolenko; Russian: Влади́мир Галактио́нович Короле́нко) (27 July 1853 – 25 Decem...
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Zhu De
Zhu De (Chu Teh; pronounced [ʈʂú tɤ̌]; 1 December 1886 – 6 July 1976) was a Chinese general, warlord, politician, revolutionary, and one of the pioneers of the Chinese Communist P...
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Mark Sergeev
Mark Sergeev (1926-1997) (Russian: Марк Сергеев) was a Russian poet.As the writer Mark Sergeev is known by the books of Rail tracks, A Ballad about poplars, Carving, Connection of times, Evening bird...
Yang Shangkun
Yang Shangkun (5 July 1907 – 14 September 1998) was President of the People's Republic of China from 1988 to 1993, and was a powerful Vice Chairman and Secretary-General of the Central Military Commis...
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Anatoly Lisitsyn
Anatoly Ivanovich Lisitsyn (Russian: Анатолий Иванович Лисицын, born June 26, 1947 in Kalinin Oblast (now Tver Oblast), Russia) is the governor of Yaroslavl Oblast, Russia. He graduated from the L...
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Dmitry Vodennikov
Dmitry Vodennikov (Russian: Дми́трий Бори́сович Воде́нников) (born 22 December 1968) is a Russian poet and essayist.In 2002, he was named as one of the ten best living Russian poets in a poll of 1...
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Nikolay Kamov
Nikolay Ilyich Kamov (Russian: Никола́й Ильи́ч Ка́мов)) was the leading constructor of the Soviet/Russian Kamov helicopter design bureau. He was born on September 14, 1902 in Irkutsk and died on ...
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Nikolay Ilyich Belyaev
Nikolay Ilyich Belyaev (Russian: Никола́й Ильи́ч Беля́ев; 19 January(1 February) 1903 – 28 October 1966) was a Soviet politician. Between 1955 and 1958 he was a Secretary of the Central Committee ...
Dmitry Evstratievich Kharitonov
Dmitry Evstratievich Kharitonov (1896-1970), also spelt Charitonov, was the first native Russian arachnologist. In 1916 he founded the arachnological school of Perm State University, the oldest arachn...
Piotr Belousov
Piotr Petrovich Belousov (Russian: Пё́тр Петро́вич Белоу́сов; May 3, 1912, Berdyansk, Russian Empire – 1989, Leningrad, USSR) – Soviet, Russian painter, graphic artist, art teacher, professor of t...
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Mikhail Mil
Mikhail Leontyevich Mil (Михаил Леонтьевич Миль) (22 November 1909 – 31 January 1970) was a Soviet aerospace engineer. He founded the Mil Moscow Helicopter Plant, which is responsible for many we...
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Grand Duke Nicholas Nikolaevich of Russia (1856–1929)
Grand Duke Nikolay Nikolayevich Romanov of Russia (Russian: Николай Николаевич Романов (младший - the younger)) (November 6, 1856 – January 5, 1929) was a Russian general in World War I. A grandson of...
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Raphael Zon
Raphael Zon (December 1, 1874 - October 27, 1956) was a prominent U.S. Forest Service researcher.
Raphael Zon was born in Simbirsk in the Russian Empire in 1874, to parents Gabriel Zon and Eugenia...
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Kaiser Naseem
Kaiser H. Naseem (Urdu: کاسر نسئم) is an investment banker. As of 2009 he heads the Bank Advisory Services unit of the International Finance Corporation where he is responsible for providing advisory ...
Anatoli Isayev
Anatoli Konstantinovich Isayev (Russian: Анатолий Константинович Исаев) (born July 14, 1932 in Moscow) is a retired Soviet football player and Soviet and Russian coach.
Naftoli Shapiro
Rabbi Naftoli Shapiro (1906–1981) was an Orthodox Talmudic scholar and rosh yeshiva in Glasgow for 40 years.Born in 1906 in the town of Mir, Poland, Rabbi Shapiro studied at the prestigious Mir ...
Mikhail Koshkin
Mikhail Ilyich Koshkin (Russian: Михаил Ильич Кошкин, December 3, 1898, Brynchagi, Yaroslavl Oblast – September 26, 1940) was a Soviet tank designer, chief designer of the famous T-34 medium tank. The...
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Ivan Leonidov
Ivan Ilich Léonidov (born February 9, 1902, Tver Governorate -1959, November 6, Moscow) was a Russian constructivist architect, urban planner, painter and teacher.
Ivan Léonidov was raised on an ...
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Wang Ming
Wang Ming (Chinese: 王明; pinyin: Wáng Míng; May 23, 1904 - March 27, 1974) was a senior leader of the early Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and the mastermind of the famous 28 Bolsheviks group. W...
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Pyotr Lebedev
Pyotr Nikolaevich Lebedev (Russian: Пётр Николаевич Лебедев) was a Russian physicist. His name was also transliterated as Peter Lebedew and Peter Lebedev.He made his doctoral degree in Strasbourg ...
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Deng Xiaoping
Deng Xiaoping (Simplified Chinese 邓小平, Traditional Chinese 鄧小平, pinyin dèng xiǎopíng, [tɤŋ˥˩ ɕjɑʊ˩ pʰiŋ˧˥]); 22 August 1904 – 19 February 1997) was a Chinese revolutionary and statesman. He was the le...
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Wang Jiaxiang
Wang Jiaxiang (Chinese: 王稼祥; pinyin: Wáng Jiàxiáng) (August 15, 1906 - January, 1974), one of the senior leaders of the Communist Party of China in its early stage and a member of the 28 Bolsh...
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