Nikolai Rysakov
Nikolai Ivanovich Rysakov (Russian: Николай Иванович Рысаков; 1861–1881) was a Russian revolutionary and a member of Narodnaya Volya. He personally took part in the assassination of Tsar Alexander...
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Ivan Kalyayev
Ivan Platonovich Kalyayev (Russian: Иван Платонович Каляев; July 6, 1877 – May 23, 1905) was a Russian poet, a member of the Socialist-Revolutionary Party. He is best known for his role in t...
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Richard Sorge
Richard Sorge (October 4, 1895 – November 7, 1944) was a Soviet military intelligence officer, active before and during the Second World War, working under cover of being a German journalist in...
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Boris Donskoy
Boris Mikhailovich Donskoy (Russian: Борис Михайлович Донской) (1894-10 August 1918) was a Russian terrorist-revolutionary. He was a member of the Left Socialist-Revolutionary party as SR-maximali...
Vasily Generalov
Vasily Denisovich Generalov (Russian: Васи́лий Дени́сович Генера́лов; 3.8(20).1867, Potyomkinskaya, Don Host Oblast - 5.8(20).1887) was a Russian revolutionary and a member of Narodnaya Volya.In 1...
Charles Birger
Charles Birger (1881 – 19 April 1928) was an American bootlegger during the Prohibition period in southern Illinois. His real name was Shachna Itzik Birger, and he emigrated to the United States as a ...
Pavel Pestel
Colonel Pavel Ivanovich Pestel (Russian: Павел Иванович Пестель; July 5 [O.S. June 24] 1793 in Moscow – July 25 [O.S. July 13] 1826 in Saint Petersburg) ...
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Andrei Shkuro
Andrei Grigoriyevich Shkuro (Russian: Андрей Григорьевич Шкуро; Ukrainian: Андрій Григорович Шкуро) (19 January 1887 (O.S.: 7 January) – 17 January 1947) was a Lieutenant General (1919) of the W...
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Alexander Soloviev (revolutionary)
Alexander Soloviev (Александр Соловьёв), (1846, Luga – May 28, 1879), was a former student who unsuccessfully attempted to assassinate Tsar Alexander II of Russia with a revolver.On the morning of Apr...
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Dmitry Karakozov
Dmitry Vladimirovich Karakozov (Дмитрий Владимирович Каракозов in Russian) (October 23 Old Style (November 4 New Style), 1840 – September 3 Old Style (September 15 New Style), 1866) was the firs...
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Petr Shevyrev
Pyotr Yakovlevich Shevyryov (Russian: Пётр Я́ковлевич Шевырёв; 6.23(7.5).1863 — 5.8(20).1887) was a Russian revolutionary, member of Narodnaya Volya.In 1883, Shevyrev enrolled in the University of...
Sophia Perovskaya
Sophia Lvovna Perovskaya (Russian: Со́фья Льво́вна Перо́вская; 13 September [O.S. 1 September] 1853  – 15 April [O.S. 3 April] 1881) was a Russian revoluti...
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Yosef Lishansky
Yosef Lishansky (Hebrew: יוסף לישנסקי‎; 1890 – 16 December 1917) was a Jewish paramilitary and a spy for the British in Ottoman Palestine. Upon his arrival in Palestine, Lishansky sought to ...
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Sergei Bunyachenko
Sergei Kuzmich Bunyachenko (Russian: Серге́й Кузьмич Буняченко; Ukrainian: Сергій Кузьмич Буняченко), October 5, 1902, Korovyakovka, Kursk Oblast – August 2, 1946, Moscow) was a Soviet Red Arm...
Tsarevich Ivan Dmitriyevich
"Tsarevich" Ivan Dmitriyevich (5 January [O.S. 26 December 1610] 1611 – 16 July [O.S. 6 July] 1614) was the only son of False Dmitry II of Russia and his wife Marin...
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Pyotr Krasnov
Pyotr Nikolayevich Krasnov (Russian: Пётр Николаевич Краснов ) September 22 (10 old style), 1869 – January 17, 1947), sometimes referred to in English as Peter Krasnov, was a Don Cossack his...
Zoya Kosmodemyanskaya
Zoya Anatolyevna Kosmodemyanskaya (alternatively Romanised as Kosmodem'yanskaya; Russian: Зо́я Анато́льевна Космодемья́нская; September 13, 1923 – November 29, 1941) was a Soviet partisan, and a ...
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Aleksandr Ulyanov
Aleksandr Ilyich Ulyanov (Russian: Алекса́ндр Ильи́ч Улья́нов; April 12, 1866 – May 8, 1887) was a Russian revolutionary and older brother of Vladimir Lenin. He was also known familiarly by Sach...
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Pyotr Kakhovsky
Pyotr Grigoryevich Kakhovsky (Russian: Пётр Григо́рьевич Кахо́вский, 1797 – July 25 N.S. 1826) was a Russian officer, active participant of Decembrist revolt, killer of Mikhail Andreyevich Mi...
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Vladimir Boyarsky
Vladimir Boyarsky (1901–1945) was one of the generals leading the Russian Liberation Army.
Timofey Mikhaylov
Timofey Mikhaylovich Mikhaylov (Russian: Тимофе́й Миха́йлович Мих́айлов; born January 22 (February 3) 1859 in Smolensk - died April 3, 1881 in Saint Petersburg) was a Russian boile...
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Andrey Vlasov
Andrey Andreyevich Vlasov or Wlassow (Russian: Андрéй Андрéевич Влáсов, September 14 [O.S. September 1] 1901 – August 2, 1946) was a Russian Red Army general who collaborat...
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Grigory Semyonov
Grigory Mikhaylovich Semyonov, or Semenov (Russian: Григо́рий Миха́йлович Семёнов) (September 13(25), 1890–August 30, 1946), was a Japanese-supported leader of the White movement in Transbaikal an...
Sasha Filippov
Sasha Filippov (Russian: Алекса́ндр Алекса́ндрович (Са́ша) Фили́ппов; June 26, 1925 – December 23, 1942) was a spy for the Red Army during the Battle of Stalingrad.
Sasha Filippov was born in ...
Alexander Pavlovich Chekalin
Alexander (Shura) Pavlovich Chekalin (Russian: Алекса́ндр Па́влович Чека́лин; March 25, 1925 – November 6, 1941), was a Russian teenager, Soviet partisan, and Hero of the Soviet Union.Chekalin was...
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