Kira Muratova
Kira Heorhiyivna Muratova (Ukrainian: Кіра Георгіївна Мура́това), née Korotkova (born November 5, 1934 in Soroca) is a Ukrainian award-winning film director, screenwriter and actress, known for he...
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Gertrude of Poland
Gertrude-Olisava (c. 1025 – 4 January 1108), princess of Poland, was the daughter of King Mieszko II of Poland and Queen Richeza of Lotharingia, and the great-granddaughter of German Emperor Otto II.I...
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Igor Sikorsky
Igor Ivanovich Sikorsky (Russian: И́горь Ива́нович Сико́рский ; [ˈiɡərʲ ɪˈvanəvitɕ sʲɪˈkorskʲɪj], Ígor' Ivánovič Sikórskij; May 25, 1889 – October 26, 1972), was a Russian American aviation...
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Vadim Abdrashitov
Vadim Yusupovich Abdrashitov (Russian: Вадим Юсупович Абдрашитов, Tatar Cyrillic: Вадим Йосыф улы Габдерәшитов, Latin: Vadim Yosıf ulı Ğabderəşitov) (born 19 January 1945) is a film director. He i...
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Gaitana (singer)
Gaita-Lurdes Essami (Ukrainian: Ґайта-Лурдес Ессамі), better known under stage name Gaitana (Ukrainian: Ґайтана), born on 29 September 1979 in Kiev), is a Ukrainian singer and songwriter of Uk...
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Alexander Khvylya
Alexander Leopoldovich Khvylya (Russian: Александр Леопольдович Хвыля, Ukrainian: Олександр Леопольдович Хвиля, Oleksandr Leopoldovich Khvylya; 15 July 1905 – 17 October 1976) was a Soviet Ukr...
Aryeh Altman
Aryeh Altman (Hebrew: אריה אלטמן‎, 6 January 1902 – 21 August 1982) was an Israeli politician who served as a member of the Knesset for Herut and Gahal between 1951 and 1965.
Born in B...
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Vasyl Dzharty
Vasyl Heorhiyovych Dzharty (June 3, 1958 – August 17, 2011) was a Ukrainian politician. He served as the Prime Minister of Crimea, which is also known as the Chairman of the Crimean Council of Ministe...
John of Tobolsk
Saint John of Tobolsk (1651–1715) was born in Uman, in the Kiev Oblast of Tsardom of Russia. He was the only one of the seven sons of Maxim Vasilkovsky Maximovitch to choose a career in the Eastern Or...
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Sonia Delaunay
Sonia Delaunay (November 14, 1885 – December 5, 1979) was a Jewish-French artist who, with her husband Robert Delaunay and others, cofounded the Orphism art movement, noted for its use of stron...
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Sergei Loznitsa
Sergei Loznitsa (Belarusian: Сяргей Уладзіміравіч Лазніца, Russian: Серге́й Влади́мирович Лозни́ца, Ukrainian: Сергій Володимирович Лозниця) is a Ukrainian director known for his documenta...
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Pasha Angelina
Praskovia Nikitichna Angelina (Russian: Праско́вья Ники́тична Анге́лина), popularly known as Pasha Angelina (Russian: Па́ша Анге́лина) (September 30  [O.S. January 12] 1912 &...
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Alina Grosu
Alina Grosu (Ukrainian: Аліна Ґросу; born in Chernivtsi, Ukraine) is a Ukrainian child singer from the Romanian minority. She released her first studio album in 2000 and has released a total of fo...