Russian History (Part 10)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 901 - 1,000 of 1,162

  • 1953-12-26 Valeri Yuriyevich Sharov, Russian cosmonaut
  • 1954-05-06 Sergei Nikolayevich Tresvyatsky, Russia, cosmonaut
  • 1954-05-20 Galina Vasilyevna Amelkina, Russia, doctor/cosmonaut
  • 1954-06-08 Sergei Storchak, Russian deputy finance minister
  • 1955-04-03 Aleksandr Nikolayevich Yablontsev, Russian lt-colonel/cosmonaut
  • 1955-05-16 Olga Korbut, Grodno Belorussia, gymnist (Olympic-2 golds-1972)
  • 1955-07-09 Sergei Vladimirovich Krichevsky, Russia, lt-colonel/cosmonaut
  • 1955-08-07 Vladimir Sorokin, Russian writer
  • 1955-09-07 Efim Zelmanov, Russian mathematician
  • 1956-01-01 Anatoli Borisovich Polonsky, Russia, lt-colonel/cosmonaut
  • 1956-01-01 Sergei Vasiliyevich Avdeyev, Russian cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-15, SK:TM-28)
  • 1956-01-16 Ivan Safronov, Russian journalist (d. 2007)
  • 1956-03-14 Natalya Dmitriyevna Kuleshova, Russia, cosmonaut
  • 1956-03-19 Yegor Gaidar, Russian politician and economist.
  • 1956-05-10 Vladislav Listyev, Russian television anchor and journalist (d. 1995)
  • 1956-05-13 Aleksandr Yuriyevich Kaleri, Russia, cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-14)
  • 1956-05-22 Natasha Shneider, Russian-born musician
  • 1956-09-09 Anatoli Pavlovich Artsebarsky, Russia, colonel/cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-12)
  • 1956-11-20 Sergei Gayevich Severin, Russian cosmonaut
  • 1957-02-27 Viktor Markin, Russian athlete
  • 1957-03-30 Elena V Kondakova, Moscow Russia, cosmonaut (STS 84)
  • 1957-03-30 Yelena Vladimirovna Kondakova, Russian cosmonaut (Soyuz TM 20, STS 84)
  • 1957-04-14 Mikhail Pletnev, Russian pianist, conductor and composer
  • 1957-07-16 Alexandra Marinina, Russian writer
  • 1957-08-05 Pavel V Vinogradov, Russian cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-26)
  • 1957-08-07 Alexander Dityatin, Leningrad, Russia, Soviet gymnast (3-time Olympic Champion)
  • 1957-10-30 Aleksandr Ivanovich Lazutkin, Russian cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-25)
  • 1958-01-02 Vladimir Ovchinnikov, Russian pianist
  • 1958-04-10 Yefim Bronfman, Russian-born pianist
  • 1958-04-17 Sergei Yuriyevich Vozovikov, Russian major/cosmonaut
  • 1958-04-20 Viacheslav Fetisov, Moscow, NHL defenseman (Team Russia, Detroit)
  • 1958-04-24 Valery Lantratov, Russian ballet dancer
  • 1958-06-21 Gennadi Ivanovich Padalka, Russian major/cosmonaut (SK: Soyuz TM-28)
  • 1958-08-15 Victor Shenderovich, Russian satirist
  • 1958-08-27 Sergei Konstantinovich Krikalev, Russia, cosmonaut (TM-7, TM-12, STS 60)
  • 1958-08-30 Anna Politkovskaya, Russian journalist (d. 2006)
  • 1958-09-22 Vasili Yuriyevich Lukiyanyuk, Russian cosmonaut
  • 1959-10-09 Boris Nemtsov, Russian politician, born in Sochi, Soviet Union (assassinated 2015)
  • 1960-02-13 Artur Yusupov, Russian-German chess player
  • 1960-10-20 Konstantin Aseev, Russian chess player (d. 2004)
  • 1960-11-08 Oleg Menshikov, Russian actor
  • 1961-02-06 Yuri Ivanovich Onufriyenko, Russian major/cosmonaut (Mir, Soyuz TM-23)
  • 1961-03-14 Grigoriy Kornev, Russian speed walker (world record 5 km)
  • 1961-04-20 Konstantin Lavronenko, Russian actor
  • 1961-07-26 Yolanda Chen, Moscow Russia, triple jumper (indoor record)
  • 1961-12-22 Yuri Ivanovich Malinchenko, Russian lt-col/cosmonaut (Soyuz TM-19)
  • 1962-01-07 Aleksandr Dugin, Russian politician
  • 1962-03-26 Yuri Pavlovich Gidzenko, Russia, lt-colonel/cosmonaut
  • 1962-04-21 Sergei Viktorovich Zalyotin, Russia, major/cosmonaut
  • 1962-06-21 Viktor Tsoi, Russian musician
  • 1962-07-26 Galina Chistyakova, Russian jumper (world record 1988)
  • 1962-08-30 Alexander Litvinenko, Russian KGB officer (d. 2006)
  • 1962-10-16 Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Russian baritone
  • 1962-11-18 Vladimir Vladimirovich Karashtin, Russian cosmonaut
  • 1962-11-22 Victor Pelevin, Russian writer
  • 1963-03-20 Yelena Romanova, Russian athlete (d. 2007)
  • 1963-06-03 Yuri Yuriyevich Krikun, Russia, cosmonaut
  • 1963-06-24 Anatoly Borisovich Jurkin, Russian writer
  • 1963-06-26 Mikhail B. Khodorkovsky, Russian businessman
  • 1964-01-14 Sergei Nemchinov, Moscow Russia, NHL center (NY Islanders, Oly-Silver-98)
  • 1964-02-19 Dmitri Lipskerov, Russian writer
  • 1964-04-21 Ludmila Engquist, Russian-born Swedish athlete
  • 1964-07-08 Alexei Gusarov, Moscow Russia, NHL defenseman (Colorado Avalanche)
  • 1964-08-09 Yuri Khmylev, Moscow Russia, NHL left wing (Buffalo Sabres)
  • 1964-08-25 Maxim Kontsevich, Russian mathematician
  • 1965-02-09 Igor Malkov, Russian speed skater

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1965-09-14 Dmitry Medvedev, Russian politician (President and Prime Minister of Russia), born in Leningrad, Soviet Union

Russian politician Dmitry Medvedev
Russian politician
Dmitry Medvedev
  • 1965-10-16 German Titov, Moscow Russia, NHL center (Calgary Flames, Oly-Silver-1998)
  • 1965-10-20 M Shtalenkov, Moscow Russia, NHL goalie (Anaheim Mighty Ducks)
  • 1965-10-20 Mikhail Shtalenkov, Moscow Russia, NHL goalie (Team Russia, Anaheim)
  • 1965-12-25 Dmitri Mironov, Moscow Russia, NHL defenseman (Pitts Penguins, Anaheim)
  • 1966-01-18 Alexander Khalifman, Russian chess player
  • 1966-02-02 Andrei Chesnokov, Russia, tennis star
  • 1966-02-04 Viatcheslav Ekimov, Russian cyclist
  • 1966-02-11 Alexander Semak, Ufa Russia, NHL center (NY Islanders)
  • 1966-03-03 Dmitri Volkov, Russian swimmer (world record)
  • 1966-03-11 Pavel Petrovich Mukhortov, Russian cosmonaut
  • 1966-04-15 Andrei Olhovskiy, Moscow Russia, tennis pro
  • 1966-04-18 Valeri Kamensky, Voskresensk Russia, NHL left wing (Avalanche, Oly-S-98)
  • 1966-06-04 Vladimir Voevodsky, Russian mathematician
  • 1966-06-13 Grigori Perelman, Russian mathematician
  • 1966-09-03 Vladimir Ryzhkov, Russian politician
  • 1966-09-13 Igor Kravchuk, Russian NHL defenseman (Team Russia, St Louis), born in Ufa, Russia
  • 1966-10-24 Roman Abramovich, Russian oil magnate
  • 1967-02-04 Sergei Grinkov, Russian ice skater
  • 1967-03-01 Yelena Afanasyeva, Russian athlete
  • 1967-03-03 Alexander Volkov, Russia, tennis star
  • 1967-03-19 Vladimir Konstantinov, Russian ice hockey player
  • 1967-08-12 Andrey Plotnikov, Russian race walker
  • 1967-09-19 Alexander Karelin, Russian wrestler
  • 1967-12-24 Mikhail Shchennikov, Russian race walker
  • 1968-01-17 Svetlana Masterkova, Russian athlete
  • 1968-03-27 Irina Belova, Russian pentathelete (world record 1992)
  • 1968-04-11 Sergey Lukyanenko, Russian author
  • 1968-06-25 Oleg Taktarov, Russian martial artist
  • 1968-08-22 Alexander Mostovoi, Russian footballer
  • 1968-08-30 Vladimir Malakhov, Sverdlovsk Russia, NHL defenseman (Montreal Canadiens)
  • 1968-09-17 Valeri Zelepukin, NHL forward (NJ Devils, Team Russia Oly-Sil-98)
  • 1968-11-12 Irina Privalova, Russian runner (indoor world record 50/60m)
  • 1968-11-22 Irina Privalova, Russia, 100m/200m/400m runner

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